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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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FILIPINO Chile: Chino & Kylene Batin in Santiago
Jan14

FILIPINO Chile: Chino & Kylene Batin in Santiago

FILIPINO Chile: Chino & Kylene Batin in Santiago Santiago is known for its unique landscape as it is located between the Andes and the Pacific. Imagine driving two hours up north and you will be 12,040 feet above sea level in Valley Nevado, a ski resort within the breathtaking Andes Mountain. Then, drive west and you will reach Vina del Mar in Valparaiso and you will have a stunning beach, a perfect place to watch the sunset....

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Travel Etiquette Tips for Global Pinoys : Do’s and Don’ts when visiting other countries
Jun08

Travel Etiquette Tips for Global Pinoys : Do’s and Don’ts when visiting other countries

Travel Etiquette Tips : Do’s and Don’ts when visiting other countries USAPANG ILLUSTRADO Seasoned Filipino globe trotters share basic travel etiquette tips for global Pinoys – the must do’s and don’ts to consider when we visit other countries. ……………………………. CLEENE ARCILLA Flight Attendant Living in Dubai and working as a Flight Attendant, made it possible for me to see the world. I have been to 6 continents apart from...

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