4 Affordable Overnight Beach Adventures for Less Than Php 2,000

With the recent shutdown of Boracay starting last April 26, a lot of people have lost their favorite island to visit. But did you know that there are also some amazing and beautiful beaches right around Metro Manila, some even as close as 3 hours away! These beaches are easily accessible via land trips or in some cases where you have to take a boat. By choosing basic accommodations by bringing tents or camping, these trips can only cost you Php 2,000 or less! Check out more of these amazing beaches from our comprehensive travel guide. Continue reading “4 Affordable Overnight Beach Adventures for Less Than Php 2,000”

5 Hidden Gem Destinations in the Philippines for Summer

Summer is coming into full blast. If the humid, sunny days don’t tip you off, then you’re probably feeling it from the travel bug going around, or this deep-seated need to explore and enjoy a vacation, even if only for a few days. We’ve drawn from our comprehensive travel guide to give you five hidden gem destinations in the Philippines that you can go to this summer. Tagaytay, Palawan, Coron, and Baguio are already pretty famous, but our list highlights places off the beaten track–and you might just fall in love with them this summer: Continue reading “5 Hidden Gem Destinations in the Philippines for Summer”

Neptune Manila: A Waterpark EDM Fest for Summer 2018

A new music festival is on its way this summer. Get ready to have a good time–in more ways than one–at Neptune Manila, where the well-rounded EDM lineup guarantees several hours of dancing. Here’s an added twist that’s perfect for the season: the venue will be Splash Island, the biggest waterpark in the Philippines. Not only do you get to bliss out to beats from some of the best local DJs, you can also brave the water for double the fun. Continue reading “Neptune Manila: A Waterpark EDM Fest for Summer 2018”

9 Historic Churches in Central Luzon for Your Visita Iglesia

Holy Week is drawing near, and and for Catholics, that means a one-week break to step back from daily life and reflect. It’s almost as if the world slows down: restaurants are closed, your work inbox is blessedly empty, and travel plans are announced from all corners. One favorite tradition is the Visita Iglesia, where you make a low-key pilgrimage to 7 or 14 churches, covering all the 14 Stations of the Cross.

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New Horizons, New Locations for the Fresh Graduates

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Graduation, that special moment every student is waiting for — and has worked extremely hard to achieve. That moment where they can finally step out into the real world and experience a plethora of new things. Before taking that leap into the new world that you’re about to enter, our comprehensive travel guide lets you discover some amazing hidden gems around the Philippines to visit and reflect as you prepare to enter a new chapter of your lives. Fresh grads, it’s time to do some soul-searching. Continue reading “New Horizons, New Locations for the Fresh Graduates”

Tutorial: Collections in Maqotana

When it’s travel that we’re talking about, lists are almost always invaluable. You might find yourself checking out articles like “Top 5 Diving Spots for 2018,” celebrating your birthday by creating a bucket list of must-see destinations around the world, or jotting down to-do items for your upcoming vacation. Lists just help, whatever kind they are–probably because travel involves sifting through so much new information and experiences that you have to find a way of not getting overwhelmed. Continue reading “Tutorial: Collections in Maqotana”

8 Places You Need To Check Out In Corregidor

Corregidor Island, or formerly called Fort Mills, was used as a base for the allied American and Filipino soldiers in the climax of the Japanese campaign for the Republic of the Philippines during World War II. Just with that, you’d know that Corregidor is and island rich with history and is a place you should definitely visit, especially because of its close proximity to Metro Manila. Check out these 8 spots in Corregidor you should check out when you go:
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