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Romantic trips for two

Here are some ideas to sweep your loved one off her feet, from taking off on an exciting helicopter ride overflying Mt. Pinatubo to luxury camping under the stars in Tagaytay

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Back to Marcos country

Some 30 years after the People Power revolution that ended Ferdinand Marcos' rule in the country, we revisit Marcos' Ilocos Norte hometown through the eyes of  grandson Borgy Manotoc

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13 top things to do in Ilocos Norte

Adventure-loving Spanish kiteboarder Jhon Palacios reveals his favorite things to do in Ilocos, from wild freestyle kiting to motorbike trips

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My favorite places in the Philippines: Joy Lim,  Travel Club head

Joy Lim, head of Travel Club, the Philippines' premier travel store, on her favorite Philippine destinations and places on her bucket list

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Chef Claude Tayag's top 10 favorite Philippine restaurants

Claude Tayag, who once cooked for Kitchen Confidential author Anthony Bourdain for his "No Reservations" TV show, reveals his favorite restaurants in the country 

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Top 5 summer holiday destinations for families

Shroff Travel’s Arjun Shroff gives us his list of 5 holiday hotspots and places to stay for budget-conscious families 

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Backpacker holidays

See Sagada, Banaue, or Ilocos for P6,000, says travel blogger Oggie Ramos

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Children's book author Maricel Laxa-Pangilinan’s top 10 holidays for kids

Maricel Laxa-Pangilinan shares 10 of the best days out for kids, from jungle survival tours to lunch in the middle of the ocean

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Me and my Philippines: Singer Kat Alano

Decibelle's vocalist and songwriter talks about idyllic beaches in Palawan, the hottest music venue in Manila, and Filipino musicians she adores

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5 hot budget tours for P10,000 or less

Go on thrill rides and a sunset cruise in Boracay, enjoy Coron's pristine beaches, or explore Vigan's Spanish-era town—Here are 5 brilliant ways to see the Philippines for less than P10,000

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Me and my Philippines: Fina Joven

Annset Holidays president Fina Joven talks about the top Philippine destinations for 2016 and some of the best places to stay in the country

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Experts' top 18 backpacking holidays in the Philippines

Seasoned backpackers Ferdz Decena, Christian Sangoyo and Julian Rodriguez share their favorite adventures, from exploring the hidden El Nido in Palawan to going wild swimming in the Babuyan Islands

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Wild north: 72 hours in rugged Ilocos

Mari-An Santos goes on a three-day tour of Ilocos Norte, exploring its wild sand dunes, glorious beaches, and colonial past

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Take me to...Lovers' Peak

Climb up this gentle slope and catch a sunrise that will take your breath away

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Me and my Philippines: Visual artist Leeroy New

The creator of Lady Gaga's muscle dress for the video "Marry the Night" on his work on the Mad Max post apocalyptic park on the wild dunes of Paoay and his travels in the south

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Me and my Philippines: Jerrold Tarog

The director of Heneral Luna —the Philippines' entry to the Oscars— on his favorite escapes and wanting to run away from all the noise surrounding his celebrated Filipino film

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Me and my Philippines: mixed martial arts fighter Ali Khatibi

The Brazilian Jiu Jitsu fighter on life with actress Cristine Reyes, scaling Mt. Pulag, and his favorite places to hang out

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Northern exposure

Need an adrenaline rush? Head north for an all terrain vehicle ride across the sand dunes, or flyboard, surf, trek, and zipline your way to adventure, says Ces Rodriguez

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7 places in the Philippines that will make you feel like you’re in Game of Thrones

No need to go to Croatia, Morocco, or Northern Ireland where the show was actually filmed – you can play out your Thrones fantasies right here in the Philippines

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Take me to...Paoay's sand dunes

Travel ideas: head to the wild dunes of Ilocos for sandboarding, thrill rides, or simply to watch the sunset

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Me and my Philippines: actor Mikael Daez

Midnight Express TV host Mikael Daez on wild zip line rides over the beaches of Palawan and some of the Philippines' best eats

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10 of the Philippines' best beaches

Not all beaches are created equal. Our contributing photographers and travel experts list their favorites

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Food tripping in Ilocos Norte

Heading north? Here's a guide to pit stops and restaurants