Filipino Traveler: Captivating Cappadocia
Aug26

Filipino Traveler: Captivating Cappadocia

By Al P. Manlangit   Right smack in the middle of the Anatolian Plain 750 kilometers from Istanbul lies this seemingly magical land called Cappadocia that has unique geological features  with an equally-important part in Turkey’s history. Here lies a sedimentary valley formed by ancient volcanoes 10 million years ago which gave rise to strange rock formations sculpted by wind and water. Early settlers used this soft...

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Illustragrammers: Hannah Magsayo, Benj Ramos, Gelo Santos and Michael Emlano
Aug24

Illustragrammers: Hannah Magsayo, Benj Ramos, Gelo Santos and Michael Emlano

Itching to book a ticket somewhere but don’t know exactly where to go? Here are some photos from our favorite travelers that can help unleash the wanderlust in you.   When it comes to vacations and trips, this rule applies: “If it’s not on social media, it didn’t happen.” You’re going to be taking pictures of the places and yourself, so of course, the framing has to be good.  And if you’re putting the images online, they...

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El Camino de Santiago: A Pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela
Jun23

El Camino de Santiago: A Pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela

By Al P. Manlangit     Finally, after years of procrastinating, I found myself on the way to Santiago de Compostela in Spain, biking the whole 750km. route from Pamplona close to the the French border. With a backpack filled with some clothes, a camera, some Granola bars and a bottle of water, I pedaled away on a bright morning along the highway headed west.   Like millions of pilgrims dating back to 800AD, I would be...

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Pinoy Traveler: Sri Lanka
Jun09

Pinoy Traveler: Sri Lanka

By Engr. Mary Jane Alvero     Sri Lanka is one of the largest producers of tea in the world. They were colonized by the British before and their country was called Ceylon. colonized Tea was introduced to the country by the British who called the country “Ceylon”. It’s a 4 hrs flight with Emirates Airlines. There are other flights too such as Sri Lankan Airlines, Fly dubai and others.   Bandaranaike...

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Filipino Traveler: Easter Island
May25

Filipino Traveler: Easter Island

Filipino Traveler: Easter Island  By Kylene and Chino Batin Destination:  Easter Island, Chile     What the place is known for Easter Island is one of the world’s most isolated inhabited island located in the southeastern Pacific Ocean, a remote volcanic island in Polynesia. It was on Easter day when the Dutch discovered this tiny island, and that’s how it was named.  We found it very mysterious and interesting. It is known...

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PINOY TRAVEL GUIDE: BHUTAN

y Philip Sto. Domingo   TRAVEL BUDGET: Approx 7,500 AED (inclusive of airfares: from Dubai-Delhi-Paro/ Paro-Delhi-Dubai) Daily Tariff: $290.00 per night Visa Fee: $40.00 The minimum Daily Tariff per night/ head includes: Accommodation in 3 star hotels All Meals in 3 star hotels /restaurant etc All travel with a licensed English Tour Guide All inland Transport Entrance fees for all visiting points Mineral drinking water   WHY I...

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