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Winter deals from Emirates
on December 6, 2019 at 10:14 AM
This winter, Emirates is offering a chance for travelers from the Philippines to explore more of Dubai for less.
P2P now available in Iloilo
on December 6, 2019 at 10:14 AM
The opening of the first premium point-to-point bus service hub in Western Visayas by Megaworld Corporation and the launch of the P2P bus services of Southwest Travel & Tours have paved the way for local and international travelers to get around Iloilo City conveniently, comfortably and, more importantly, at very affordable rates.
Dazzling Christmas at New World Manila Bay
on December 6, 2019 at 10:14 AM
New World Manila Bay Hotel welcomes the most festive season of the year with a ceremonial tree lighting held at the hotel lobby.
Mimiyuuuh’s voice is now on Waze!
on December 6, 2019 at 4:07 AM
You’ll never be bored again on the road as “YuOr LOcq4l j3j3 gHuÖrl”‘s voice joins Waze!
Silver hues at New World Makati
on December 5, 2019 at 4:00 PM
As New World Makati Hotel celebrates its 25th anniversary, Makati Mayor Abby Binay led the tree lighting ceremony with hotel executives general manager Marcel van Mierlo and director of Sales & Marketing Jann Delgado, and television personality Pia Guanio-Mago, with her husband Steeve and daughters Scarlet and Brooklyn.
Holidays at Golden Phoenix
on December 5, 2019 at 4:00 PM
Christmas tree lighting at Golden Phoenix Hotel Manila
NAGASAKI DAY TRIP FROM FUKUOKA: A Sample DIY Itinerary
by The Poor Traveler on December 5, 2019 at 8:58 AM
Fukuoka City is the capital of Fukuoka Prefecture. It is probably the most well-known city in the Kyushu region; thanks mainly to its airport, which serves as the primary gateway to the island. The JR Hakata Station also connects the island to most major stations throughout Japan. On our recent trip, we flew with Cebu Read More The post NAGASAKI DAY TRIP FROM FUKUOKA: A Sample DIY Itinerary appeared first on The Poor Traveler Itinerary Blog.
All the fun Joyce Pring had on her trip to South Korea
on December 5, 2019 at 4:04 AM
Joyce Pring just had a fun-filled adventure in snowy South Korea.
Jak Roberto and Barbie Forteza get cozy in snowy Sapporo
on December 5, 2019 at 2:31 AM
The Kapuso couple basked in the winter wonderland that the city turned into as it becomes blanketed in snow.
Why Italy should be in your bucket list, as shown by Lovi Poe
on December 5, 2019 at 12:18 AM
Definitely a dream destination!
Maine Mendoza goes on a Disney adventure in California
on December 4, 2019 at 11:42 PM
Maine Mendoza is having a grand adventure at the Disney California Adventure Park in California.
Jak Roberto celebrates 26th birthday with Barbie Forteza in Japan
on December 4, 2019 at 12:58 AM
The Kapuso actor jetted off to Sapporo, Japan with his girlfriend Barbie Forteza.
Rodjun Cruz goes to Bangkok with his bros
on December 3, 2019 at 9:07 AM
In his posts, Rodjun called his group of friends the “Magnificent 7” and referenced to the movie “Hangover 2,” which was famously filmed in Bangkok.
DOT launches tourism website offering SEA Games visitors some travel treats, tour packages
on December 2, 2019 at 9:20 AM
The website promises easier booking experiences and handsome offers for tour packages.
Winwyn Marquez’s trip to South Korea is what K-dramas are made of
on December 2, 2019 at 7:21 AM
“Traveling will be the scariest, most liberating, life changing experience of your life. Try it at least (once).”
The Wild Center: Up close with nature
by Edu Jarque on November 30, 2019 at 4:00 PM
Travel gives one a different perspective, and the Adirondack Mountains in northeastern New York offer a rare and valuable glimpse at our natural world.
Miracles by Apo Baket
by Mary Jane C. Ortega on November 30, 2019 at 4:00 PM
My brother-in-law needs a miracle!
Infinite, indelible moments at Auhana
by Christine S. Dayrit on November 30, 2019 at 4:00 PM
There is new breeze blowing in Boracay. At Station 3 of the island, Auhana resort is waiting, ready to pamper the body and soul with mesmerizing moments.
The timeless pages
by Barbara Gonzalez-Ventura on November 30, 2019 at 4:00 PM
It’s December! Christmas is almost here. 2019, a year that to me just started, is ending.
Ruru Madrid shows off impeccable style in Tokyo
on November 30, 2019 at 6:36 AM
This is how you do Tokyo in style.
PHL named World’s Leading Dive Destination at World Travel Awards 2019
on November 30, 2019 at 2:06 AM
The Philippines bagged the World’s Leading Dive Destination for the first time during the World Travel Awards Grand Final gala ceremony held Thursday at the Royal Opera House Muscat in Muscat, Oman.
Young COD chefs bag silver
on November 28, 2019 at 4:00 PM
City of Dreams Manila’s talented young chefs continue to shine, clinching the silver award for the Philippines at the FHC China International Young Chefs Challenge recently held in Shanghai.
Baguio’s Frozen Wonderland is the perfect Christmas destination
on November 28, 2019 at 1:18 AM
This is the ultimate Christmas destination.
Miss World Philippines 2019 Michelle Dee visits Oxford University
on November 27, 2019 at 9:22 AM
Michelle Dee looks fabulous!
Gazini Ganados stops by Hollywood en route to Miss Universe
on November 27, 2019 at 6:22 AM
Gazini is spending some quality time in LA before heading to Atlanta for the Miss Universe pageant
7 times Klea Pineda proved she’s a total beach babe
on November 27, 2019 at 1:15 AM
What a babe.
9 THINGS I WISH I KNEW WHEN I WAS A TRAVEL NEWBIE: Airport Edition
by Yoshke Dimen on November 26, 2019 at 8:49 AM
After traveling to almost 50 countries, I now have the confidence to breeze through airport procedures. But I wasn’t always like this. I still vividly remember my first international flight. I stood there at the departure hall of the airport with an overwhelming fear and wide-eyed cluelessness. I was pretty excited, yes, but I was Read More The post 9 THINGS I WISH I KNEW WHEN I WAS A TRAVEL NEWBIE: Airport Edition appeared first on The Poor Traveler Itinerary Blog.
AOMORI & AKITA PREFECTURES: 12 Best Things to Do
by Leo Valencia on November 23, 2019 at 10:58 AM
Most travelers to Japan gravitate towards visiting big cities such as Tokyo, Osaka or Fukuoka, because aside from being international gateways, within themselves they already offer so much to explore. I had the exact same thought when I first went to Japan. In my mind, seeing the ultra-modern city life first-hand, represented the quintessential Japanese Read More The post AOMORI & AKITA PREFECTURES: 12 Best Things to Do appeared first on The Poor Traveler Itinerary Blog.
13 BEST THINGS TO DO IN FUKUOKA
by Asta Alvarez on November 20, 2019 at 11:41 AM
Fukuoka City is one of the largest cities in Japan, but it is still pretty laidback and much more relaxed than, say, Tokyo and Osaka. The city is composed of two major wards — Hakata and Tenjin. Many of the attractions in Fukuoka are found in Hakata, as well as the gateways to the city Read More The post 13 BEST THINGS TO DO IN FUKUOKA appeared first on The Poor Traveler Itinerary Blog.
EUROPE ON A BUDGET: 23 Practical Tips for Backpackers
by Yoshke Dimen on November 18, 2019 at 12:30 PM
Is Europe expensive to visit? YES. At the very least, the greater part of it is, especially by Southeast Asian standards. But it doesn’t mean that there are no ways to reduce travel costs. When most people think of Europe travel, they picture full-service flights, pricey hotels, restaurant stops for every meal, and pre-arranged packaged Read More The post EUROPE ON A BUDGET: 23 Practical Tips for Backpackers appeared first on The Poor Traveler Itinerary Blog.
HOW TO AVOID PICKPOCKETS IN EUROPE: 10 Things I Learned from Experience
by Vins Carlos on November 18, 2019 at 7:42 AM
It was something I didn’t think would happen to me. After almost a decade of being a travel blogger and visiting almost 50 countries, a part of me thought that I would not fall victim to pickpockets even in Europe. I know, many of Europe’s big cities are notorious for pickpockets. I had been warned Read More The post HOW TO AVOID PICKPOCKETS IN EUROPE: 10 Things I Learned from Experience appeared first on The Poor Traveler Itinerary Blog.
Tourists Beware: 8 TRICKS USED BY PICKPOCKETS IN EUROPE!
by Yoshke Dimen on November 17, 2019 at 8:40 AM
If you’re visiting Paris, Barcelona, Berlin, Rome, Milan, Istanbul, Moscow, Athens, Prague or any other big city in Europe, you might want to keep an eye on your belongings. Some pickpockets use creative ways to steal your valuables. Here are 8 modi operandi they often use. Europe is home to some of the most visited Read More The post Tourists Beware: 8 TRICKS USED BY PICKPOCKETS IN EUROPE! appeared first on The Poor Traveler Itinerary Blog.
Withdrawing Cash from ATM Abroad: 7 DOs and DON’Ts
by Yoshke Dimen on November 16, 2019 at 5:13 PM
For us, withdrawing from an ATM is the most convenient way of getting cash abroad. In many destinations around the world, these money machines are everywhere. It’s also a lot safer than carrying huge sums of money with you or dealing with money changers. However, withdrawing money abroad isn’t quite the same as doing it Read More The post Withdrawing Cash from ATM Abroad: 7 DOs and DON’Ts appeared first on The Poor Traveler Itinerary Blog.
AVOID THIS When Using ATM Abroad: Dynamic Currency Conversion!
by Yoshke Dimen on November 16, 2019 at 4:32 PM
When we’re traveling abroad, our preferred way of getting cash is by withdrawing from an automated teller machine or ATM. It’s the fastest, easiest and most convenient option there is. One can also argue that it is also the safest. At the very least, safer than carrying around a big amount of cash or dealing Read More The post AVOID THIS When Using ATM Abroad: Dynamic Currency Conversion! appeared first on The Poor Traveler Itinerary Blog.
WHICH IS BETTER: Exchange Money or Use ATM Abroad?
by Yoshke Dimen on November 16, 2019 at 12:00 PM
When traveling abroad, which is the better way of getting foreign currency: exchanging money or withdrawing from ATM? Is it better to exchange before the trip or in the destination? Should I convert to US dollars first or is it better to convert directly? These are just some of the questions we frequently receive from Read More The post WHICH IS BETTER: Exchange Money or Use ATM Abroad? appeared first on The Poor Traveler Itinerary Blog.
All the TRAVEL DEALS You can Get from the 11.11 ShopBack ShopFest
by Yoshke Dimen on November 10, 2019 at 1:33 PM
November 11 is almost upon us, and you know what that means! A lot of brands are launching their own 11.11 promos for all online shoppers and bargain-hunters out there. If you’re thinking that these promos are only for those looking for clothes, cosmetics, or gadgets, you’re dead wrong. Over the past few years, several Read More The post All the TRAVEL DEALS You can Get from the 11.11 ShopBack ShopFest appeared first on The Poor Traveler Itinerary Blog.