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Escape to Two Seasons Coron’s Bulalacao Island

Escape to Two Seasons Coron’s Bulalacao Island

Two private beaches, a bungalow with jacuzzi facing the sea, and staff to cater to your every need. What more can a girl ask for, says Giselle Javison

My Puerto Princesa: Debbie Tan

My Puerto Princesa: Debbie Tan

Our Palaweño insider and Palawan Tourism Council president recommends her favorite places in Palawan's capital city and gives tips to make the most of your stay

Resort review: Tanyaw Beach Resort, Zambales

Resort review: Tanyaw Beach Resort, Zambales

This small resort about four hours' drive from Manila has a kid-friendly powder-fine grey sand beach, clean, affordable rooms, and some of the best home cooked meals

Ayala's Seda hotel group to open 3 new hotels in 2017

Ayala's Seda hotel group to open 3 new hotels in 2017

Seda Vertis North in Quezon City will open in April, followed by Seda Capitol Central in Bacolod, and Seda Lio in El Nido

17 insanely romantic hotels in the Philippines

17 insanely romantic hotels in the Philippines

A list of some of the Philippine archipelago's stunningly beautiful hotels, including one where Brad Pitt and Beyonce once stayed

Travel bucket list: Where we want to go in 2017

Travel bucket list: Where we want to go in 2017

Travel experts and adventurers share their inside tips on the places in the Philippines you should be planning to visit in the new year

10 of the Philippines’ best beaches...that you've probably never heard of

10 of the Philippines’ best beaches...that you've probably never heard of

From the stunning white sand beach of Apo Mayor to an icing sugar beach in Calaguas said to beat Maldives' finest, our local insiders tip their dream beaches

Manila's top-rated hostels, according to Hostelworld

Manila's top-rated hostels, according to Hostelworld

Users of hotel booking site Hostelworld rate some of Manila's best budget accommodation, some with a pool and all with free Wi-Fi

Take me to…Mahabang Buhangin Beach, Camarines Norte

Take me to…Mahabang Buhangin Beach, Camarines Norte

Glorious white sandy beach and cheap thatched cottages by the sea make this tropical island popular with locals

5 underrated places to visit in Pangasinan

5 underrated places to visit in Pangasinan

There's more to this province in Luzon than Hundred Islands National Park. It has one of the best birding sites in the Philippines and secret beaches perfect for camping 

Bicol's Coco Spice Tour

Bicol's Coco Spice Tour

An insider's foodie tour of Bicol reveals the secrets behind the region's delicious "pinangat" and garlicky sausages, while taking in local attractions and scenery 

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Hotel review: The Country Place Baguio

Hotel review: The Country Place Baguio

This pretty country-style rental house in the City of Pines has stunning views, comfy rooms, and a house cook to rustle up your favorite meals

5 cool food and drink places in Manila

5 cool food and drink places in Manila

Malaysian Airlines marketing manager for London and Ireland, Bettina Walsh, a Filipina who lives in London but often travels to Manila, shares her list of favorite food and drink spots in the city

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El Nido’s Lio Airport to open a new terminal in April

The new terminal will have a luxe resort feel and house shops, VIP lounge, separate departure and arrival areas and provide Wi-Fi connectivity

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What’s on in April

Own and enjoy April with our selection of some of the best island events

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Postcards from...The Oriental Luxury Suites Tagaytay

This newly-opened 7-room hotel high on the cliffside of Tagaytay is more like a luxury holiday home than a hotel, and offers a spectacular view of Taal Volcano and Lake

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Travel trends for 2017: Palawan overtakes Boracay as Philippines' most popular destination

Rajah Tours Philippines president Jose Clemente III gives his travel forecast for this year, noting that four out of 10 travel tour bookings are now for Palawan

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Notes from...Two Seasons Coron, Palawan

Giselle Dalton gives us a tour of Coron's stunningly beautiful island resort on Bulalacao Island, about 45 minutes by boat from Coron Town

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Papaya Beach, El Nido, Palawan

This pretty beach cove is not on the island hopping tour route so you do get days when you find you have it all to yourself. Photo by @anil.c.a

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Manjuyod Sandbar

A dreamy snap of the waters of Manjuyod in Negros Oriental

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Onuk Island, Balabac, Palawan

This beautiful island is on our experts' bucket list for 2017 and this instagram snapshot shows you why

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