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Finally, a ‘Day Club’ in Boracay

By The Manila Times July 19, 2019 Aqua Boracay, a 5-star resort in Bulabog Beach, is all about creating the dream island vacation. Located away from the deafening crowd of one of the best beaches in the world, unique experiences within the resort are definitely #vacationgoals. One such experience is …

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Why Filipino should feel right at home in New Zealand

By NIKA ROQUE July 12, 2019 New tourism campaign zooms in on Kiwi culture of family Known for its varied topography, sharp mountain peaks, temperate climate and distinct biodiversity of animal, fungal and plant life, New Zealand’s beauty was famously captured in the epic “Lord of the Rings” movie trilogy …

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Harbour City Hong Kong inhabited by Woody and company

By The Manila Times July 12, 2019 A whole new way to experience the world’s favorite toys from the fourth and final installment of Disney’s “Toy Story” can still be had weeks after the blockbuster animation charmed audiences everywhere at Harbour City Hong Kong. On view until August 4, a …

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History of world’s oldest Chinatown now on view

By ARLO CUSTODIO June 28, 2019 A museum in a modern establishment — housing arti­facts culled and collected from more than 500 years of history and a lot more located on the fourth floor of the new hotel of Lucky Chinatown Mall in Binondo, Manila — is the country’s newest …

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The Manila Hotel spearheads Visita Intramuros

By ARLO CUSTODIO June 21, 2019 The success of this year’s Visita Iglesia around the Walled City of Intramu­ros during the Holy Week reawakened awe and interest in the bulwark of Philippine history and culture. For just two weeks after the meeting of minds between The Manila Hotel president and …

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Okada’s new villas exude Cebu, Palawan vibes in the city

By NIKA ROQUE June 21, 2019 Known for its hotel, casino and party destinations, Okada Manila continues providing premium luxury for its clientele with its newly opened Villa Cebu, Villa El Nido and Villa Coron vacation residences. Aimed to provide the same experience and vacation vibes that the two popular …

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Bukidnon offers more than nature and culture

By THE MANILA TIMES June 14, 2019 Densely forested mountains, sloping terrains, a vast countryside with pineapple and banana plantations and orchards. This is the province of Bukidnon! Nestled within the center of the country’s second largest island is the land touted as the “Food Basket of Mindanao.” Not only …

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Exciting new tours to relive ‘The Game of Thrones’

By THE MANILA TIMES June 07, 2019 Walk the path of the royals of the Seven Kingdoms of Westeros For diehard fans of HBO’s epic series “The Game of Thrones,” travel may be a way to counter withdrawal symptoms what with actual tours available today designed around the television phenomenon, …

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Taiwan offers fresh ‘check-in’ spots

By THE MANILA TIMES June 07, 2019 Container houses provide the perfect photo background and check-in spots all over Taiwan. At a time when “check-in” on social media has become a trend in travel all over the world, Taiwan’s novel, creative and fresh scenic attractions have captivated a large number …

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