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Batangas now open to divers- DOT

October 14, 2020

The Department of Tourism (DOT) calls on divers to dust off their masks, fins, snorkels, regulators, and other gear as popular dive sites in Batangas prepare to welcome tourists. Tourism Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat, as Chairperson of the Philippine Commission on


PH Embassy in Tokyo promotes Filipino food through “Eat’s More Fun in the Philippines” online campaign

October 13, 2020

As part of the promotion of Filipino Food, the Philippine Embassy in Tokyo, through its Tourism Section, launched the Eat’s More Fun in the Philippines website on 12 October 2020 endorsing three famous dishes from the country: Chicken Adobo, Pork


PH kids learn about migratory birds, endemic duck in a new children’s book

October 13, 2020

Learning about nature may be challenging under COVID-19 stay-at-home restrictions, but the Society for the Conservation of Philippine Wetlands (SCPW), in partnership with the ASEAN Centre for Biodiversity (ACB) found fun ways to do it while cultivating the children’s sense


Benguet to host Miss Universe Philippines on Oct 15-16

October 12, 2020

LA TRINIDAD– Benguet province will host more than 50 contestants for the Miss Universe Philippines pageant on October 15 and 16. Benguet Governor Melchor Diclas said the andidates will be having a photoshoot in various areas in La Trinidad, such


Enchanted Kingdom amusement park will open before Oct 25: mayor

October 11, 2020

The 25-hectare Enchanted Kingdom amusement park in Santa Rosa City in Laguna will reopen before October 25 after seven months of closure due to the COVID-19 pandemic , Mayor Arlene Arcillas said Friday “Definitely it will open before October 25 where


Dive establishments in GCQ, MCGQ can accept recreational divers if they come from areas under quarantine

October 9, 2020

Malacanang on Friday said dive establishments in areas under general community quarantine (GCQ) and modified GCQ are allowed to accept recreational divers as guests as long as they are also from those areas. In a statement, Presidential spokesperson Harry Roque


Rainy evening in Tokyo

October 8, 2020

TOPSHOT – Pedestrians cross a street during a rainy evening in Tokyo on Wednesday, 07 October 2020. AFP-JIJI PRESS

PH islands named top favorites by Int’l travel magazine

October 7, 2020

Cebu and Visayas Islands have been named Top Island in Asia, leading three other Philippine islands in the top ten of the Conde Naste Traveler’s (CNT) 2020 Readers’ Choice Awards. Palawan, Siargao, and Boracay also made it to the top