It has been almost two years since the COVID-19 pandemic threw a wrench into our normal lives, and safety protocols remain in place especially at international borders and airports. To better control and manage the pandemic, the Philippines – through the Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) – continues to implement mandated
2016 • 10 • 13 Picture traveling to a country of more than 7,000 tourist-worthy islands with less than 20 days to explore and only a backpack to transport your belongings. It usually causes preoccupation—the short period of time, the cramped space of luggage, the general brevity of things amid
2016 • 09 • 29 Crystal Beach Resort wasn’t exactly crystal that time. Its waters, despite the attraction made by swelling waves, were almost muddied from our view approaching the sprawling sea. The clouds hovering over the beach set a gloomy mood, rendering its ashen sand, a far cry from
2015 • 06 • 09 Tucked into the curves of the beautiful coastline of Kiamba, Sarangani is Tuka Marine Park, a marine sanctuary made of 4 protected coves. Only one of the beaches (Tuka 3) is open to the public and the local government ensures visitors are regulated so that
With summer just around the corner, it’s time once again to pack those swimsuits and head to the beach! But not so fast—tourism can be a double-edged sword. The way we travel has an impact on the environment and sometimes a simple trip to the beach can cause more harm
2015 • 01 • 12 Each week, we’re stalking Instagram for the best photos that capture our favorite Philippine beaches. Got some amazing snaps to share? Tag them with @philbeaches or #philippinebeachesorg and you just might see it featured here! Another week means another heap of travel photos from Instagram! We’ve got
2014 • 12 • 07 Each week, we’re stalking Instagram for the best photos that capture our favorite Philippine beaches. Got some amazing snaps to share? Tag them with @philbeaches or #philippinebeachesorg and you just might see it featured here! The week had mother nature posing for all its best selfies! Curious?
2014 • 07 • 29 Looking for an adrenaline-pumping adventure in Boracay? Adam John of Boracay TV highly recommends diving off the cliff at Ariel’s Point. The team converged at Station 1 an hour before noon. From there, they were taken on a 35-minute boat ride to Ariel’s Point. But
2013 • 08 • 07 Not a beach but definitely worth a visit! Widely regarded as the tallest waterfall in the Philippines, the 84-tiered Aliwagwag Falls reaches 1,110 feet. This spectacular site can be found in Barangay Aliwagwag, Cateel, Davao Oriental.
Summer is here and you know what that means! School breaks, vacations, and at least one trip with your partner, friends, or family! While summer is the best time to enjoy the beach, it comes with a few disadvantages — the burning heat, and crowded destinations, and the higher peak