The Beach-Lovers

Aris Mape

In one of his latest posts, travel blogger Aris Mape (D’yan Lang) describes a recent “breakup”. He was giving up on something that he had been depending on for years — his bulky DSLR — in favor a powerful but less stressful smartphone. It’s a big change, as any other travel blogger would tell you. … Read more

Chino Roque

Since Chino Roque won the Axe Apollo Space Academy competition, we have been following his journey to becoming the first Filipino astronaut. We first met him while prepping for the shoot of a tourism video that he did for Globe, and as early as then, we could already see how hungry he was for adventure. … Read more

Newest Videos

Siquijor Island Video

Maybe somewhere in the moonlit forest lurks an aswang waiting to prey on unsuspecting late-night wanderers. Maybe the town elders can dream up a potion that can make people fall in love or flirt with immortality. Maybe there is a convention of witches and warlocks that take place every once in a while, maybe on … Read more

Minalungao National Park Video

It’s like a hidden holding area where soldiers are preparing for conquest, their fleet all gathered up and ready for a unified assault. Only, there are no soldiers but tourists. No war to wage but a mission to beat the summer heat. No warships but bamboo rafts boarding families and friends on vacation. This is … Read more

Coron Video

Coron is a many-splendored place. It is a celebrated dive site, a haven of picture-perfect beaches, a goldmine of natural wonders. Because of this, many have fallen in love with Coron. While a lot have documented their experiences in this first-class municipality in Palawan, only a few have hinted it as a rendezvous of romance. … Read more

Isabela

Home is where the heart is. And in the case of Tell Them Ministry filmmaker Jasper Ivan Iturriaga, it is also where the art is. Jasper’s hometown of Isabela in Negros Occidental may have a huge influence on the way he frames his films but that’s not necessarily what art is in this context. It … Read more

The Footprints Project

Sunscreen Harm Corals

There’s so much to be worried about when it comes to our seas. Marine debris has been killing wildlife. Shark finning remains prevalent. Coral reefs are destroyed in unimaginable scale in many parts of the world. The harm that we, as a species, do to our oceans are so massive that scientists project that we … Read more

Sharks and Rays in the Philippines

During Imperial China, there was a simple bowl dish borne out of careful preparation and exotic taste that held such significance in people’s palate. The delicacy was rare and beyond delectable, which made the populace, from the commoners to the emperors, fancy it as a staple on their tables on weddings, banquets, and other special … Read more

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