Monday, September 1, 2014

15 funniest travel books ever written

We expect a lot from our travel writers. More here: 15 funniest travel books ever written

Indian weddings in Philippines, anyone?

Manila, Sep 1 (IANS) How about an exotic Indian wedding on the fine white sand beaches in the Philippines with the ocean waves lapping gently beside? The Philippines is planning to promote its beach resorts as a wedding destination, complete with all arrangements, including visa facilitation for guests, in order to boost tourism from India. "We are keen to promote the Philippines as a wedding ... More here: Indian weddings in Philippines, anyone?

Philippines hopes to resume talks with rebels

The Philippine government Monday renewed its call to a major Leftist rebel group to resume peace talks. More here: Philippines hopes to resume talks with rebels

Sunday, August 31, 2014

15 funniest travel books ever written

Because a sense of humor is essential when facing the mysteries and miseries of a foreign culture. More here: 15 funniest travel books ever written

Philippines seeking defence ties with India after China's moves

Worried over increasingly aggressive moves of China to stake claim on disputed reefs in the South China Sea, the Philippines is looking at establishing defence cooperation with allies, including India, a top official said here. More here: Philippines seeking defence ties with India after China's moves

Walang humpay na ligaya: Eraserheads releasing new songs after more than a decade

The iconic Filipino rock band Eraserheads will be releasing their first new songs after more than a decade in September. The release of two new songs — "Sabado" and "1995" — will be part of the travel issue of Esquire Philippines, which features the Pinoy "Fab Four" on the cover. The magazine cover photo features Ely Buendia, Raymund Marasigan, Buddy Zabala, and Marcus Adoro at a crosswalk in ... More here: Walang humpay na ligaya: Eraserheads releasing new songs after more than a decade

Iloilo starts search for multilingual APEC tourist guides

Iloilo tourism officials have started a search for multilingual tourist guides for the coming Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit ministerial meetings. More here: Iloilo starts search for multilingual APEC tourist guides