Filipino – founded startups that are making a difference – Hospitality
Jul23

Filipino – founded startups that are making a difference – Hospitality

The Birdhouse El Nido Creating a definitive niche for eco-sustainability in the Philippines’ hospitality industry. thebirdhouseelnido.com     Philippines Since September 2016 Sector: Hotel/Hospitality Industry Founder: Camille and Mark-Anthony Villaflor   The Birdhouse is an island exclusive boutique glamping site on the Maremegmeg beach in El Nido.     “Nestled in the side of a ridge, this off-the-beaten-path...

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The Queen of all Gems From the Pearl of the Orient
Apr04

The Queen of all Gems From the Pearl of the Orient

  It has been hailed as the Queen of all Gems; its color likened to the rich gold of a glorious sunset with an unparalleled luster that brings forth an unparalleled glow that somehow enhances the beauty of its wearer rather than distract from it. The golden Philippine South Sea pearl is truly a remarkable gem not only because of its undeniable beauty but also because of its origins.   For over three decades, Jewelmer...

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Destination Palawan: How To Get To Palawan Island
Jun07

Destination Palawan: How To Get To Palawan Island

  Archeological finding indicate that the first Filipino/ the Tabon Man, once lived in the Tabon Caves Complex, now Known as the Lipuun Point in Quezon, Palawan. Archeological exploration and excavation undertake at the Tabon caves Complex yielded significants artifact and ecofacts belonging to different cultural chronologies ranging from 50,000 years ago to the 14th century A.D. The ancient Palawanos have had a kind of writing,...

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10 Ways to Enjoy Honda Bay, Palawan
Jul04

10 Ways to Enjoy Honda Bay, Palawan

By Niña Terol-Zialcita and Toni Alvarez It was the late great French explorer and author Jacques Cousteau who labeled Palawan “the last refuge.” Indeed, this group of islands in the southwestern part of the Philippines presents Mother Nature in her purest and most unbridled: deep-blue waters teeming with rich biodiversity; virginal islands with lush green forests and powder-fine sand sans the bars and drunken crowds; fresh, succulent...

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