Where to Stay in Cebu Philippines?

Where to Stay in Cebu Philippines?

APRIL 30, 2016

Wot about an island escape to the beautiful Philippines? Bypass the hustle and bustle of Manila and settle for something a bit more laidback in our Cebu accommodation. The island of Cebu is a gateway to exploring the surrounding islands of the Visayan region and Cebu City is the second largest city in the Philippines, so you ll have plenty to do while you re here. History Cebu…

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Travel Destination Philippines

Travel Destination Philippines

APRIL 26, 2016

Over the past three decades, economic and political misfortunes, coupled with some high-profile natural disasters, have kept the Philippines from taking its place among the world’s most popular travel destinations. Pity, when the more than 7, green islands here contain some of the best scenery on the planet. The good news is that now, the Philippines, with growing economic…

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Foreign Affairs Philippines

Foreign Affairs Philippines

APRIL 23, 2016

As recently as 2008, the economies of Southeast Asia received roughly less than half as much foreign direct investment as China did. Four years later, in 2012, they pulled to within spitting distance ($ billion versus $121 billion). This surge in international interest reflects the region’s attractive demographics and, even more so, its impressive recent economic performance…

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List of Philippines islands

List of Philippines islands

APRIL 20, 2016

What are The Philippines made up of and why try to find home there? The Republic of the Philippines (to give its full name) is made up of over 7, 107 Islands. Give or take a few due to high tide and global warming. In fact I find it quite difficult to get exact details on what is actually considered an island in the Philippines. A sand bar, a hunk of sheer rock in the sea…

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Angeles City woman

Angeles City woman

APRIL 17, 2016

COMFORT WOMEN. The surviving comfort women show origami cranes symbolizing peace and to remind Aquino of the number of missed opportunities he had to help them seek justice. Photo by Jene-Anne Pangue/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – “If what happened to us happened to Mr Aquino’s sisters—we were raped, made to cook and clean and then beaten if we refused to spread our legs, could…

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Nice place to visit Philippines

Nice place to visit Philippines

SEPTEMBER 12, 2014

A big thank you to Dave for stepping up and filling a reader request for a post on the Philippines. Dave has been traveling for over 5 years in search of a place called home. He writes a fascinating travel journal series on The Longest Way Home, and includes many travel resources for others looking to either travel in similar places, or looking to live overseas. Relatively…

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Holiday Destinations in the Philippines

Holiday Destinations in the Philippines

JUNE 20, 2014

Drenched to the proverbial bone with glossy beaches and timeworn rice terraces, Philippines holidays promise an exotic escape set apart from other Asian destinations. More than 7, islands, 150 languages and dialects and 350 years of Spanish rule have shaped the Philippines into a hotpot of cultures, cuisines and creeds. One thing that sets the Philippines apart from its neighbours…

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WOW Philippines Website

WOW Philippines Website

DECEMBER 30, 2015

Are you looking for a reliable and affordable company in the Philippines to provide you with a professional and affordable travel or hotel website design using the latest web design and development technologies? If you re answer is yes, then you have found the right website design company with Manila Hosting located in Pasig City, Ortigas Center, Metro-Manila Philippines. Here…

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American Embassy Philippines

American Embassy Philippines

JUNE 19, 2015

For Filipino Translation of this page, click here. All notary services in Embassy Manila are by appointment only. Please read the types of notarial services offered below and make sure you are connected to a printer before booking your appointment. Documents used for legal purposes in the United States may require notarization by a U.S. Embassy notarizing official. The individual…

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Places in the Philippines

Places in the Philippines

NOVEMBER 24, 2015

Rizal Park or Luneta Park The Philippines is a world-famous tourist destination. Aside from its beautiful places and scenic tourist spots, it is also rich in history and culture. Filipinos built different landmarks and places to remember the outstanding sacrifices of national heroes and to beautifully exhibit the country’s heritage. These popular works of architecture can capture…

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