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A Guide to Endless Summer When in Batangas Part 2


 After the fun day tour at Aquaria Water Park, we visited another beach resort in San Juan, Batangas, this time at Playa Laiya Beach Club. It’s another three-hour drive from Makati, just like if you’re going to Aquaria Water Park. The road to Playa Laiya Beach Club is almost the same as you are traveling to Aquaria Water Park via the South Luzon Expressway (SLEX), but all the way to the end. How To Get There? Via Ibaan Take the Lucena exit point going to Star Toll Way. From Star Toll Way, take the San Jose, Ibaan Exit. Turn left […]


A Guide to Endless Summer When in Batangas Part 1


 Almost 4 years ago, we were able to visit Aquaria during its infancy stage and we were impressed at that time –  pleasant calm waves, like what we’ve mentioned on our first visit to this resort in Calatagan, Batangas. Presently known as Aquaria Water Park, it hasn’t lost it touch like the first time we’ve seen this place. The welcoming committee still greet in-coming guests with their signature lemon grass tea. This kind of hospitality will flush out the stress from the 3-hour travel from Makati, where we came from when we visited Aquaria Water Park for the second time. […]


Roma Vita: A Patch of Roman Opulence in the Heart of Laguna


 Opened since 2012 for family and friends, Roma Vita Resort opens its doors to new guests and to the digital world. Christine Garcia, Owner and CEO, welcomed us for the weekend to give us a feel of ‘A Patch of Roman Opulence in the Heart of Laguna’ and to attend the launch of their official website. Roma Vita Resort  is more than 3 hours away from Metro Manila without the usual traffic on the road. You can take the Calamba Exit or the Sto. Tomas shortcut route to reach the resort located in Brgy. Masili, Los Banos, Laguna. You wont feel […]


Cebu Getaway with Crimson Resort and Spa


 Our recent stay at Crimson Resort and Spa in Mactan will always be an experience worth treasured in our wonderful travel memories.   The overall accommodation, from our arrival until we leave the resort, was an ultimate getaway experience. No wonder a lot of foreigners prefer this place whenever they would stay in Lapu-Lapu City. Crimson Resort and Spa has that great service from the concierge up to the assistance they showed to our room. Imagine a post-card worthy view of endless waters from the main resort clubhouse greeting everyone upon arrival with a cool serving of the Crimson harvest, a tropical drink of lemongrass, cucumber […]


Quest Hotel & Conference Center Cebu EATgetaway experience


 This year, we were back for the second time in Cebu. We were in Cebu last Sinulog Festival in January and this time it’s for the Weather Philippines Foundation Social Media Summit held last July 21-22, 2016. Our flight and hotel accommodation for the 2-day summit was sponsored by Weather Philippines in partnership with Cebu Pacific Air and Summit Circle Hotel. Weather Philippines Foundation invited several bloggers from Manila representing Weather Wiser Influencers to the Social Media for  Knowledge Mobilization and Disaster Preparedness with Rappler Philippines and City Savings last July 22.   Educators from Cebu universities and schools were also […]


Things to see, do, and enjoy inside Island Cove Hotel and Leisure Park


 Island Cove Hotel and Leisure Park is a complete getaway package that you’ll get to experience once you enter the premises of the 36-hectare Mediterranean inspired island that is 15 minutes away from SM Mall of Asia. It’s an experience you wouldn’t want to miss and perhaps staying for a day-trip is not enough. The best to experience the whole of the resort island is to enjoy the complete accommodation via staying in one of the hotel rooms or villas for longer days. A 3N/2D vacation is good enough for you to enjoy the fun and relaxation that Island Cove Hotel […]


Quick destination guide to Island Cove Hotel and Leisure Park


 Island Cove Hotel and Leisure Park, located in Kawit, Cavite, has been around since 1997 and it is known as  a pioneer in tourism industry with respect to the introduction of a multitude of attractions that attract both local and foreign visitors searching for a wonderful and perfect getaway destination, not far from the city life, very convenient and accessible from the nearest international airport.   Island Cove is a family-oriented adventure destination with various sports and recreation facilities, a hotel, and numerous restaurants to choose from the 36-hectare Mediterranean inspired island, which is approximately 25 minutes away from Manila, or if […]


Prepare yourself for the long lines at the 23rd PTAA TravelTour Expo 2016


 Whether you’re just window shopping or bent on buying travel and tours packages, this year, the 23rd PTAA TravelTour Expo 2016 is insanely crowded and you should better be prepared of the long lines inside the SMX Convention Center in Mall of Asia when you got there today, Feb. 6 and tomorrow, Feb. 7. Prep up your pockets and cards as well because you just don’t know how many great deals you might just end up scoring at the Expo. Long lines await those who are buying airline tickets since yesterday, Feb. 5 when we covered the Opening Ceremony and […]


Excitement drums up to Virtus Awards Black-Tie Gala Night


 When Hotel Sales & Marketing Association (HSMA) launched its first-ever Virtus Awards, they aimed to be the biggest and most prestigious sales and marketing competition in the travel and tourism industry in the Philippines. “We are excited to present the Virtus Awards, which we envisage to transform the mindset of sales and marketing professionals in in our industry, and set the tone for excellence. It brings to focus the key role they play in the country’s travel and tourism industry as they drive the bottom line value of their hotel properties and maximize return on investment,” said Margie Munsayac, President, HSMA, during the […]


Project Happy Feet Slipper Race 2015 continues third year Footprints of Change


 Mactan’s premier resort destination, Crimson Resort & Spa Mactan is organizing the Project Happy Feet Slipper Race 2015 for the third year and is going to happen on Saturday, 18th July 2015. PHF as it is called by many, is a non-competitive team activity where participants wear flip flops and make a fun 3-5km walk, tackling different fun obstacles and challenges. Funds earned will go directly for the education and training of underprivileged children. Bantay Bata 163 will be this year’s PHF 2015 beneficiary, to support the Bantay Edukasyon Program, developed to support the educational needs of select individuals supported by […]

JFF 2015 GROUPSHOT. The fun shoot after the race held at Coco grove beach resort in Siquijor Island.

What makes you the team to beat in this year’s Cebu Pacific Juan for Fun Backpacker Challenge?


 If you know the answer to that question, hurry up and upload your video entries to this year’s biggest and most exciting travel adventure for college students. You still have until tomorrow, May 2, to submit your entries to make it to the 5 team finalists who will join the travel adventure contest from Cebu Pacific and be mentored by 5 well-known celebrities who also have the passion in traveling. Meet DJ Joyce Pring, actress/TV host Iya Villania-Arellano, musician/HALE vocalist Champ Lui Pio, travel writer Jude Bacalso, and YouTube sensation Bogart the Explorer as they will be this year’s Cebu Pacific […]

Crimson named Global Luxury Thallaso & Spa Resort by World Luxury Hotel Award.

Crimson Resort & Spa Mactan named Global Winner in World Luxury Hotel Awards


 Global Winner in World Luxury Hotel Awards For two years in consecutive row, this Cebu resort made another remarkable 2014 feat in the luxury hotel properties. Over 1,000 hotels from 145 countries vied in the world’s most prestigious awards initiative for luxury hotels in 2014. Crimson Resort & Spa Mactan named Global Winner in World Luxury Hotel Awards with the gala night and awarding ceremony held at the South African Shores. The World Luxury Hotel Awards established in 2006 recognizes the worldwide luxury hotel industry and legendary hotels with respect to overall service excellence. It is positioned as the pinnacle of achievement for luxury hotels worldwide. The Awards […]

SANDBOX ALVIERA. SandBox Alviera in Pampanga tops our most searched places.

SandBox Alviera in Pampanga tops our most searched places in 2014


 Merry Christmas! Since 2014 is bound to end and before we welcome 2015 with a big bang, let us share with you some of our not-so-popular top searched terms in our blog during the year. This is our first time to make these lists and we just trimmed it to 5 categories. Hope you’ll enjoy! Top News / Events MH370 Bb. Lungsod ng Batangas 2013 Jollibee TVC with Carmina Villaroel and Zoren Legazpi Cinderella at Resorts World Manila Bb. Lungsod ng Batangas 2014 Bb. Pilipinas 2014 EATS at SM Fairview Taters Le Grand 2oth Anniversary Yahoo Celebrity Awards 2014 SM […]

Actor-comedian Vhong Navarro tops Google Top Philippines Trending Searches in 2104.

Vhong Navarro tops Google Philippines Trending Search in 2014


 Google Top Trending Searches in 2014 Might be surprising to some but for those who are following Vhong Navarro‘s alleged rape case filed by Deniece Cornejo and mauling incident perpetrated by a group led by Cedric Lee, Google Philippines‘ year-end report that the actor-comedian tops the list of search in 2014 only proves that a lot of netizens are following these cases. This was revealed during Google Philippines’ Year in Search 2014 coinciding the first public appearance of Google Philippines Country Manager Ken Lingan held at Nest MNL Table & Bar in Bonifacio Global City. Following Vhong Navarro on the list are Flappy […]

Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts unwinds on Samui’s best sunset beach.

It’s time to relax and unwind at the latest Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts Samui’s best sunset beach


 Relaxing on Koh Samui’s best sunset beach is just one of the highlights at Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts’ latest Thai property. Mövenpick Resort Laem Yai Beach Samui, which opened on 6 December, is a stunning boutique beach resort with 50 rooms, pool villas, beachfront villas and two-bedroom villas. The resort overlooks several tropical islands in the Gulf of Thailand and is located on the northwest coast of Koh Samui. Pristine Laem Yai Beach offers privacy to enjoy the exclusive sandy stretch and the spectacular sunsets it is famous for. Guests can savour beachfront dining with a choice of both Thai […]


New World Kota Kinabalu Hotel scheduled to open in 2018


 Kota Kinabalu’s newest city icon New World Hotels & Resorts has been appointed by Homesign Network to manage New World Kota Kinabalu Hotel scheduled to open in 2018.  The deluxe hotel brand will make its Malaysia debut in grand style, with the hotel occupying the top floors of what will become Kota Kinabalu’s newest city icon.  New World Kota Kinabalu Hotel will be an integral part of Skycity, a multi-purpose development comprising the hotel, grade-A offices, shopping mall and two towers of serviced suites.   Located in Karamunsing near the Kota Kinabalu city centre, the hotel is ideally located for […]


AFC premieres Amazing Food Challenge: Fun in the Philippines


 Amazing Food Challenge is back with its 2nd Season with another set of challengers across Asia Pacific who were brought to the island of the Philippines for some fun and exciting culinary challenges. Amazing Food Challenge: Fun in the Philippines airs every Thursday, 9 PM beginning November 27 on Asian Food Channel. Asian Food Channel is a unit of Scripps Networks Interactive. The new season of Amazing Food Challenge is made possible with partnership with Department of Tourism (DOT Philippines) and the Tourism Promotions Board Philippines (TPBP). Amazing Food Challenge: Fun in the Philippines returns with a fresh batch of contestants from across Asia Pacific […]


HANOI: How Awesomely Nice Our Itinerary!


 Last November 8-12, Cebu Pacific flew to Hanoi with famous travel bloggers from the Philippines. We were part of that group. And to borrow a line from Michelle Eve De Guzman of Cebu Pacific, “How Awesomely Nice Our Itinerary!” Introduction to Hanoi Duc who was our Tour Guide who welcomed us at Noi Bai International Airport and is from Hanoi Red Tours,  told us that 7.5 million visited Vietnam last year, 2013. That is close to the number of population in Vietnam which is around 7 million people, according to him. By the way, the month of November signals the start […]


Your must-try food on your next trip to Hanoi, Vietnam


 Thanks to Cebu Pacific Air and we have seen the beauty of Hanoi during our 3-day Familiarization Tour last Nov. 8-12, 2014. The most remarkable happenings during our tour was the gastronomic adventure our group had. It was a fun vacation too as we were given the luxury of time to visit almost all of the landmarks in Hanoi, cruise on a junk boat to Halong Bay, rode the cyclo rickshaw around the Old Quarter, had fun time shopping and bargaining, and got the chance to visit the 143 hectare Flamingo Dai Lai Resort in Ngọc Thanh, Phúc Yên, Vĩnh Phú. And […]


Space is the next BIG thing when it comes to travel in the near future


 Traveling wont be limited to land, sea, and air… no more. When the time comes that every human being on planet Earth are ready for this big leap, space will be the next BIG thing when it comes to travel in the near future. In fact, there’s already an on-going buzz where International celebrities and high-profile people have made reservations for the first ever space flight for Virgin Galactic as early as 2013. The space flight SpaceShip Two will have a six-seating capacity with an estimated $250,000 space fare. Celebrities who reportedly to have booked their first space flight includes teenage […]

BOHOL BEACH CLUB. The first is now the newest.

Bohol Beach Club: The first beach resort in Panglao opens its doors once again


 Our recent trip to Bohol was both exciting and memorable. Exciting because it was our first to set our foot on the province and memorable because we were part of Habitat for Humanity’s Habitat Youth Build (RELATED: Celebrities and youth builders join hands to rebuild Bohol) caravan and symbolic house building to help rebuild Bohol. What’s even more exciting is we had an amazing stay at Bohol Beach Club. BBC is one of the oldest and first prime beach resort in Panglao. Bohol Beach Club, in 1984,  is the first beach property to open in Panglao. While it enjoyed popularity and high traffic […]