Is The Philippines Safe for Travel? Crime, Health & Safety Issues

Before embarking on a trip, we always wonder if it’s safe and go to lengths to make sure that we will be. Safety and security is one of the most important considerations in trip planning. If you are traveling to the Philippines, you’d want to make sure that you don’t run into trouble that can […]

Malagos Garden Resort Restaurant Review

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I’ve already talked about how much we loved Malagos Garden Resort and their Sunday Interactive Bird Show. The resort in the uptown area of Davao City is indeed a must-visit for first-time visitors and even locals who are looking for a quick escape from the busy city. But what about food? Guests can bring their […]

Favorite Street Foods of Cebu City

Barbecue in Cebu City

What’s great about Filipino culture is the abundance of street food. In Cebu City, most street vendors can be spotted near the churches, schools, recreational parks, and jeepney and bus terminals. It’s the way of life of most people, an easy business and a source of income. A majority of Filipinos prefers street food because […]

Fort San Pedro in Cebu City

Inside Fort San Pedro

Inside Fort San Pedro I always enjoy going to Fort San Pedro in Cebu because I like its castle-like structure, well-kept flower beds, cannons, green grass, birds and a view of the pier from atop. Fort San Pedro is also known as the smallest and oldest bastion fort in the Philippines. At the front entrance, […]

Bohol Travel Guide

The popular attractions of Bohol listed below will give you an idea of what you can see and do there. This in only part of the Bohol travel guide. The Philippine Traveler also provides information about the culture, climate and cuisine of Bohol as well as popular festivals and events that you will surely want […]

Zamboanga Philippines

photo byMarcos Chymera on flickr Zamboanga is a peninsula divided into three political divisions; the Zamboanga del Norte, Zamboanga del Sur and Zamboanga Sibugay. Five cities share the bountiful natural resources of the region, the highly urbanized City of Zamboanga is its center for commerce and trade and education. The Peninsula is closer to Malaysia, […]

Tinago Falls – Hidden Secrets Unraveled

ILIGAN CITY – They call it “Land of the Majestic Waterfalls” and, rightly so, the Tourism department could not have coined a better title for one of Northern Mindanao’s growing cities blessed with more than 20 waterfalls. The locals here couldn’t agree more. The mere mention of “Iligan City” easily conjures up breath-taking vistas, like […]

Stand Up Paddling SUP Tours in the Philippines

Water activities are some of the most popular things to do when visiting the Philippines. What with thousands of beaches, river, waterfalls and lakes on offer, there’s simply no question about getting a little wet while having fun. It’s all part of the Philippines experience. And just when you thought you’ve tried all manner of […]

Camp John Hay Philippines

Camp John Hay is one of Baguio City’s busiest tourist centers. The resort once served as a rest and recreation haven for the Department of Defense employees and United States Armed Forces. The property is sprawled over approximately 695 hectares with forest preserves, a golf course, residential facilities, service-related businesses and ecotourism spots. Today, Camp […]

Cagayan de Oro Hotels

Aerial View of Cagayan de Oro City

Cagayan de Oro City is dubbed as the “City of Golden Friendship”. With the people’s friendly and hospitable traits inherent to a true-blue Kagay-ananon, your hotel experience is sure to be an enjoyable one. Not only that, Cagayan de Oro hotels are quite affordable. And low prices on accommodations mean more days you can spend […]