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Flo Janin: In Love with Boracay and the Philippines
Jul27

Flo Janin: In Love with Boracay and the Philippines

French-Australian Flo Janin, CEO and Co-Founder of Brave, a communications consultancy based in Dubai, has more than just a soft spot for the Philippines.  The self-confessed kite surfing addict fell in love with Boracay and after many visits to the island, also found the love of her life in country’s summer capital.     Flo shares, “My first experience of the Philippines was a brief business visit to Cebu back in 1997. It...

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Angineeet! 20 Tell-tale Summer Signs
Jun30

Angineeet! 20 Tell-tale Summer Signs

20 Tell-tale Summer Signs By Aby Yap   Because ‘tis the season you dread (Ouch, the heat!) in the UAE, and look forward to in Pinas (Oh, the beach!) here are the signs that summer is in full swing, whichever side of the global barrio you are in – Everyone gets hot-headed and annoying, including you, and your dialog every hour especially if you’re outdoors is “Angineeet,<insert curse here>!”  You find yourself invariably...

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Another Experience to Savor, When in Boracay
Jun18

Another Experience to Savor, When in Boracay

By Krip Yuson Sure, the first attraction is the incomparable beach, where you may romp on the powder-finest white sand in the country, wade out to the gentle surf that comes with clear, chartreuse waters in the best of seasons, or just lay back and bathe in the sun while taking it all in: You’re on fabled White Beach where paradise mongers from all over the world parade the whole day, especially when another photo-happy sunset...

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Destination Boracay: How To Get To Boracay
Jun05

Destination Boracay: How To Get To Boracay

Any iconic photos of Boracay you’ve seen are likely to be from the westward-facing White Beach — four kilometers of white, powdery fine sand dotted with resorts, shops, and restaurants. White Beach is composed of three sections. The northernmost section – Station 1 – has the widest beachfront. This has the best (and most expensive) resorts and hotels. The center of White Beach is Station 2. People come here to eat, shop, and party. If...

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Boracay Discovery Shores
Nov13

Boracay Discovery Shores

What does paradise look like? It is a blue sky that is gently smudged with whispery white clouds. It is a curious shade of ocean waters that goes from a pale and gentle blue to a deep dramatic turquoise. It is a quiet sanctuary that is neither isolating nor lonely–it is peacefulness and contentment brought together by tranquility. This is My Paradise, my Boracay. I am not new to this paradise. Like many others from around the...

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