Category: Travel

  • AirAsia launches MyCorporate, a suite of products for the business traveler

    AirAsia launches MyCorporate, a suite of products for the business traveler

    AirAsia has unveiled a bundle of products aimed at servicing the needs of the business traveler. The 3 bundles take into account the requirement of the traveler and the company budget: Fare Only, Corporate Lite and Corporate Full Flex. The Fare Only bundle only includes the air fare, with add-ons available for a fee. The […]

  • ITF 2017: Airfare, room promos, and other travel deals

    ITF 2017: Airfare, room promos, and other travel deals

    Super seat sale by airline companies, resort and hotel room promos, tour packages, plus information on top Philippine places, the ongoing International Travel Festival (ITF) 2017 at Ayala Center Cebu has all you need to plan your trips for the rest of the year and even up to the middle of 2018. SilkAir, Cathay Pacific, […]

  • Discounted airline fares, tour packages offered in Grand Travel Bazaar

    Discounted airline fares, tour packages offered in Grand Travel Bazaar

    Plan your international trips out of Cebu with promo fares from top local and international airline companies available at the Grand Travel Bazaar that is ongoing at The Gallery in Ayala Center Cebu. SilkAir and Singapore Airlines, Cathay Pacific, EVA Air, Korean Air, Emirates, and PAL offer seat sales to several destinations across the globe […]

  • ITF 2017: Travel deals to Philippine, international destinations up for grabs

    ITF 2017: Travel deals to Philippine, international destinations up for grabs

    A special section showcasing luxury resorts and a “super seat sale” by Cathay Pacific are just a few of the travel deals available in the upcoming International Travel Festival (ITF) 2017 from July 14-16 at Ayala Center Cebu. Stephanie Villahermosa, ITF project director, said that over 80 exhibitors had already signed up for the travel […]

  • AirAsia starts new flights, connects Cebu, Davao, Palawan, Boracay, Clark

    AirAsia starts new flights, connects Cebu, Davao, Palawan, Boracay, Clark

    Philippines AirAsia launched new flights from Cebu to the Philippine summer destinations of Palawan and Boracay, celebrating the new routes with a seat sale that’s available for booking until April 30, 2017. Beginning yesterday, April 22, AirAsia also resumed and added flights from Cebu to Davao. From Cebu, the airlines now flies twice daily to […]

  • Travel light and in style with Hedgren Transit

    Travel light and in style with Hedgren Transit

    It is the season for travel. Whether you’re on your way to bask under the Boracay sun, shop for bargains in Bangkok, enjoy the food and sights in Taiwan or experience Singapore, you need a light and durable travel companion. If practical and light is your travel motto, Hedgren’s “Transit” carryon trolley rolls up to […]

  • Safari to open in Carmen, Cebu this year

    Safari to open in Carmen, Cebu this year

    Wild animals like giraffes, lions, and tigers, an extensive number of birds, the latest rides, and even snow will be among the attractions of the 100-hectare park that will include a safari in the highlands of Carmen, Cebu. Michel J. Lhuillier, owner of the M. Lhuillier chain of pawnshops and ML Kwarta Padala remittance centers, […]

  • Promo fares for as low as P17 in AirAsia’s Red Hot Seat Sale

    Promo fares for as low as P17 in AirAsia’s Red Hot Seat Sale

    AirAsia is giving away seats from as low as P17 in its first major promotional seat sale of the year. “We like to start the year with a bang and what better way to welcome summer than with new additional flights to Philippines’ best island destinations of Boracay and Palawan, and other equally stunning destinations […]

  • Getting visa to Taiwan made simpler for Filipinos

    Getting visa to Taiwan made simpler for Filipinos

    Getting a visa to Taiwan used to be a tedious and expensive process for Philippine passport holders. What many don’t know, however, is that Taiwan has simplified its visa requirements for Filipinos so we can easily enjoy the amazing mix of modernity, culture, and well-preserved nature that our closest neighbor in the north has to […]

  • AirAsia expands Cebu network, offers promo fares to Boracay, Palawan, Davao

    AirAsia expands Cebu network, offers promo fares to Boracay, Palawan, Davao

    To help boost the country’s destinations in the Visayas and Mindanao, AirAsia will start Cebu and Davao flights to Palawan and Boracay through Caticlan on April 22, 2017 with one-way, all-in promo fares from as low as P398. The seat sale will be good for travel from April 22 to August 31, 2017 and also […]

  • Globe and Mabuhay Miles give free SIMs to PAL passengers

    Globe and Mabuhay Miles give free SIMs to PAL passengers

    The International Business Group of Globe Telecom partnered with Mabuhay Miles to make it easier for balikbayans, OFWs, and travelers to get in touch with their loved ones when they reach the Philippines via free Traveler SIM cards distributed to passengers on PAL’s international flights to Manila. “We continuously strive to serve the needs of […]

  • AirAsia’s e-boarding pass now available in all domestic flights

    AirAsia’s e-boarding pass now available in all domestic flights

    Enjoy the comfort of checking-in and boarding flights using your smartphones with AirAsia’s e-boarding pass now available in all domestic flights in the Philippines. AirAsia’s “E-Boarding Pass” is a paperless boarding pass that allows guests without check-in-baggage to proceed straight to the boarding gate without having to queue at the check-in counter or desk at […]

  • On offer at Kowloon Shangri-La, Hong Kong: Cultural experience, shopping discounts, iPhone 7 incentive

    On offer at Kowloon Shangri-La, Hong Kong: Cultural experience, shopping discounts, iPhone 7 incentive

    A guided walking tour, discounts at over 100 Harbour City retail and dining shops, and an iPhone 7 incentive for group bookings are just some of the offers up for grabs at luxury hotel Kowloon Shangri-La, Hong Kong. Travellers get to experience Tsim Sha Tsui’s forgotten sights, untold stories, and iconic community people through the […]

  • Philippines AirAsia opens flights to Boracay, Palawan from Cebu and Davao

    Philippines AirAsia opens flights to Boracay, Palawan from Cebu and Davao

    AirAsia is flying to 7 brand new destinations across the Philippines this summer, opening Cebu and Davao flights to Boracay through Caticlan and Palawan starting on April 22, 2017. Starting on the same date, Philippines AirAsia will also reinstate its Cebu-Davao-Cebu flights and start flying from Davao to Clark. “It’s an exciting time to spend […]

  • Have app, will order turkey rice

    Have app, will order turkey rice

    I had my first taste of Taiwanese milk tea at a shop in a train station on our way to the remote township of Alishan. My wife and I headed straight to the station from the Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport to catch the train to Chiayi in time for the last bus to Alishan. We […]

  • How to get to Alishan in Taiwan

    How to get to Alishan in Taiwan

    There is a wide range of options for getting to the Alishan National Scenic Area in Taiwan. The first step will be to get to Chiayi City in the southwest from wherever you are in Taiwan. This provincial city is the base of public transport services that ply the Alishan route. Do take note that […]

  • Taiwan’s Alishan: Scenic views, glorious sunrise, beautiful nature

    Taiwan’s Alishan: Scenic views, glorious sunrise, beautiful nature

    Little slivers of light begin escaping from behind tall peaks until the whole mountain range gets bathed in the golden early morning rays of the famed Alishan sunrise in Chiayi County of Taiwan. Soft waves of white that go on as far as the eyes can see decorate the hollows between mountaintops and form the […]

  • Taipei trip highlights culture, food, nature

    Taipei trip highlights culture, food, nature

    She beckoned to us from the shadows cast by the sculpted posts filled with symbolism the meaning of which now escapes me, there in that structure that represented religion in Taiwan. “Come, come. I want to introduce you to some gods.” Or at least that is what I heard local guide Jane Fan told our […]

  • Travelogue: Meaningful experiences as Christmas gifts

    Travelogue: Meaningful experiences as Christmas gifts

    With USJ-R Intern Shyn Canonigo Today’s young people prefer meaningful experiences over material possessions, and Travelogue by MyEventology makes it easier to grant them their wish this Christmas. Stephanie Villahermosa, MyEventology project director, said one good gift for millennials is that of travel. “Material things will break, be forgotten, or become obsolete,” she cited, adding […]

  • AirAsia launches new Cebu flights to Singapore, Taipei

    AirAsia launches new Cebu flights to Singapore, Taipei

    AirAsia mounted earlier today its inaugural flights to Taipei and Singapore, marking an expansion that is seen to boost tourism and increase job opportunities, officials said. The new routes “herald brighter and better opportunities for travel, business and tourism,” said Philippine AirAsia Director for Flight Operations Gomer Monreal. “It also means more job opportunities and […]