Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Cebu Parklane International Hotel celebrates 8th anniversary

With a theme reminiscent of the 1930s and the film, The Great Gatsby, Cebu Parklane International Hotel celebrated its 8th anniversary in style last July 11. More here: Cebu Parklane International Hotel celebrates 8th anniversary

Millions In Indonesia To Travel Home To Celebrate Eid Fitri

PEKANBARU (Riau), July 21 (Benama) -- Around 27.9 million people in Indonesia are expected to travel home to villages to celebrate the Islamic post fasting celebration of Eid Fitri, up seven per cent from last year, Indonesia's Antara news agency reported police as saying. More here: Millions In Indonesia To Travel Home To Celebrate Eid Fitri

Monday, July 21, 2014

Philippines Raises Storm Alert Level as Matmo Churns Toward Taiwan

The Philippines raised storm alert levels on Tuesday as Typhoon Matmo threatened to drench the extreme north of the main island of Luzon with heavy rain as it churned toward Taiwan and mainland China. More here: Philippines Raises Storm Alert Level as Matmo Churns Toward Taiwan

Philippines raises storm alert level as Matmo churns toward Taiwan

The Philippines raised storm alert levels on Tuesday as Typhoon Matmo threatened to drench the extreme north of the main island of Luzon with heavy rain as it churned toward Taiwan and mainland China. Packing sustained winds of 130 kph (80 mph) and gusts of up to 160 kph, Matmo was moving at 24 kph northwest towards central Taiwan. Retired Admiral Alexander Pama, executive director of the ... More here: Philippines raises storm alert level as Matmo churns toward Taiwan

With more than 7,000 islands, can Philippines be an int’l cruise destination?

With more than 7,000 islands throughout the archipelago, international cruise ship companies are looking at the Philippines as a possible cruise destination, Philippine Ambassador to the United States Jose Cuisia said More here: With more than 7,000 islands, can Philippines be an int’l cruise destination?

NAITAS, DOT eye tourist destinations

The said event was organized by the National Association of Independent Travel Agencies Philippines (NAITAS) Inc. and was proudly endorsed by the Department of Tourism described Central Visayas as “a minefield for potential inbound & outbound travel.” and “a resilient market with domestic tourism on the rise”. More here: NAITAS, DOT eye tourist destinations

NAITAS, DOT eye tourist destinations

The said event was organized by the National Association of Independent Travel Agencies Philippines (NAITAS) Inc. and was proudly endorsed by the Department of Tourism described Central Visayas as “a minefield for potential inbound & outbound travel.” and “a resilient market with domestic tourism on the rise”. More here: NAITAS, DOT eye tourist destinations