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Palawan to be featured in US network TLC across Asia

The Philippines’ Last Frontier, Palawan, will be in the spotlight as the world renowned island will be featured in the first ever regional cruise-themed television program produced by the Asia Cruise Cooperation and the Department of Tourism.

PH Tourism campaign wins 3 YouTube Ad Awards

YouTube gave the Philippines three awards for its tourism campaign video “Anak” – a minute-long ad answering the question why 'It's More Fun in the Philippines'.

Miss Earth joins EcoWaste call for waste-less Barangay polls

Miss Earth candidates have joined environmental activists of the EcoWaste Coalition to call for waste-less Barangay and SK polls in a bid to protect the environment.

3 Fil-Ams receive theatre excellence awards in San Francisco

Three Filipino-American artists received the 42nd Annual Excellence in Theatre Awards from the San Francisco Bay Area Theatre Critics Circle. The Critics Circle is composed...

Why Drew Brinsky keeps coming back to the Philippines

Video maker Drew Brinsky has been to the Philippines 29 times and continues to happily create travel videos about his visits.

PHL 1st quarter tourist arrivals surpasses 2 million, breaks record

The arrival of foreign guests for the first quarter of 2018 attained another milestone breaching the two million mark.

Kanlaon Volcano’s La Castellana town immortalized in new commemorative stamps

A rural town at the base of the Kanlaon Volcano is featured on the new commemorative stamps released by the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost).

183 PHL beaches to sun, swim & surf during Boracay closure

As the island of Boracay, one of the Philippines leading beach destinations is shutdown for 6-months, lo and behold there are still more than 180 beautiful beaches across this 7100 island archipelago offering pristine shores and clear waters that tourists may find just as enticing.

Banaue Rice Terraces featured in Avengers: Infinity War

Filipino viewers at the first screening of the much-awaited movie - Avengers: Infinity War -received a surprise treat when what seemed to be the Philippine’s own Banaue Rice Terraces made an appearance in a crucial part of the film.

World’s Strongest Man to showcase PHL’s emerging tourist spots

Various sites including locations of emerging tourist destinations are excited to host the 41st World’s Strongest Man (WSM) events from April 28 till May 6.

7 Philippine beaches you can explore as Boracay alternatives

Philippine beaches remain on top of the list of travel destinations for world travelers even with the temporary closure of the famed Boracay Island, voted Best Island in the World by various travel magazines.

BBC’s Mike Dilger & Rico Hizon team up to showcase Philippines: Island Treasures

British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) wildlife reporter Mike Dilger and BBC World News presenter Rico Hizon teamed up in a journey through the Philippines and...

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“Maynila sa Kuko ng Liwanag” chosen one of the world’s greatest...

The Filipino film “Maynila sa Kuko ng Liwanag (Manila in the Claws of Light)” by acclaimed director Lino Brocka has scored a spot in the Criterion Collection of the greatest films from around the world along with masters of cinema such as Renoir, Kurosawa, Hitchcock, and Kubrick.