2016 • 07 • 16 Globe Studios has just released a video of their newest celebrity ambassador Solenn Heussaff exploring Palawan, which was once again hailed the World’s Most Beautiful Island by several international publications.
2016 • 06 • 13 By now, almost everyone knows Palawan’s unparalleled beauty. With all the adulating publicity that went out in its favor—it landed first on CNN’s list of the best islands in the Philippines, became a pit stop on The Amazing Race, and got minutes of screen time
2016 • 06 • 04 Have you ever wondered what’s it like to be in Boracay before it emerged as a prime tourist destination, a time when this small island in Aklan was all sea and sand instead of a developed center for nightlife and pub crawls? Though it hasn’t
2016 • 05 • 09 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
2016 • 05 • 06 The façade of a peaceful fishing village suggests a sojourn less adventurous during out-of-town pursuits. Perhaps this picture of solitude: you sitting close by the shoreline, watching fishermen come and go to the sea and back, eventually converging to collect and organize the day’s catch
2016 • 05 • 04 In this age when modern technology gives access to things we need at the push of a button, it’s easy to think that when time loses pace, we’re left with nothing but ennui in our hands. But this wouldn’t be the case if you find
2016 • 05 • 04 It has always been a dream of mine to find pristine places that have never been photographed or documented. With that in mind, we decided to set out on a week-long expedition in Palawan, to places so remote that we didn’t even have access to
2016 • 04 • 23 Much has been said about the Taal Volcano, the second most active volcano in the Philippines that is so iconic its ubiquity can be found splashed on postcards and t-shirts. But there’s a larger picture here that begs not to go unnoticed: the Taal Lake.
2016 • 04 • 16 What could possibly be interesting about a cylindrical brick tower that was erected to provide lighted navigational assistance to sea vessels during the Spanish Colonial Era? Save for the fact that it’s a century-old monument whose loftiness can overwhelm people sizing it up with an
2016 • 04 • 16 Where two rivers—Bumbungan and Balanac—create a convergence, we find a humble municipality billed as the tourist capital of Laguna: Pagsanjan. Pagsanjan is the home of the Bangkero Festival, a celebration in March that sees the town’s bangkeros paddling in tourists amid rapids and between boulders