These giants are Philippine treasures, but they also need help

Giant clams may be big and strong, but they are also very vulnerable and in danger of becoming extinct. Amid the rising concern for the...

Downsides to China province’s visa-free offer to Filipinos

The offer does sound enticing but besides specific entry requirements, there are things Filipino travelers have to know.

Philippines has cherry blossoms as beautiful as Japan’s

What! Cherry blossoms in Cavite?! (Actually they've been in Palawan for years)
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Can La Union handle waves of tourists from Boracay?

Could La Union be the new go-to party place after Boracay's popular week-long festival, known as LaBoracay, was canceled following the government's closure of...

Liberal Party members posing at a Holocaust memorial: Sense and sensibilities

The photo showing some of the LP's senior members did not seem to strike the right chord. Can it be defended?

The other hassle of owning a Philippine passport

There are at least 63 reasons Philippine passport holders can be thankful for. But there are more hassles than one.

The uphill battle to save Baguio from becoming next Boracay

Will the summer capital of the Philippines suffer the same fate as Boracay? Although a Baguio city councilor had reportedly assured the people that the...

In celebrity videographer’s new work, we hear from Boracay’s ‘bottom’

Celebrated wedding videographer Jason Magbanua turns his attention from those tying the knot to those closing the doors.

LOOK | 7 Must-Visit Churches for Visita Iglesia this Holy Week

These churches in Metro Manila and nearby provinces are best known for their unique historical and miracle stories.

Pampered pooches take to the sky in travel niche

In Hong Kong, a growing number of owners are indulging their pets on specialist holidays.