Beauty of the Philippines

Bataan historic resort showcases Old Manila, Fil-Spanish heritage

As Filipinos observe the national holiday for “Araw ng Kagitingan (Day of Valor also known as Bataan and Corregidor Day)” on April 9, visitors...

Filipino beauty queens Megan, Pia and Kylie on the cover of Harper’s Bazaar Vietnam

Three of the Philippines' most popular pageant titleholders today are featured on the cover of Harper's Bazaar Vietnam. Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach, Miss...

Vikings star Katheryn Winnick falls in love with Palawan and Iloilo

Vikings’ star Katheryn Winnick was in the country in August and left with an impression of a magical Philippines.
Miss Universe 2017 in Bohol

Miss Universe 2017 Candidates Fall for Bohol’s Natural Beauty

Three of the most beautiful women in the universe recently visited Panglao, Bohol to promote Philippine Tourism. Miss Universe Malaysia Samantha James and Miss...

Medical Physicist Karen Ibasco hailed as Miss Earth 2017

University of Santo Tomas cum laude graduate Karen Ibasco has been crowned 2017 Miss Earth, during the coronation night held at Mall of Asia...
Banaue Rice Terraces

Banaue Rice Terraces access now faster via Clark

Access to Banaue Rice Terraces, an “8th Wonder of the World”, has been made faster with the opening of flights linking Bagabag Airport in Nueva Viscaya

World-Class PHL hotels star in 2018 Forbes Travel Guide

The prestigious Forbes Travel Guide picked 11 Philippine hotels in their latest 2018 Star Award and their 60th annual list of the world’s best...

Winwyn Marquez is 1st Filipina to win Reina Hispanoamericana

Winwyn Marquez, was crowned Reina Hispanoamericana 2017 in Sta Cruz, Bolivia, making her the very first Filipina to compete and win in the beauty...

9 Philippine islands are Canada’s choice for Asia’s Top 50 Beaches

Nine Philippine islands have been picked in Asia’s Top 50 Beaches recommended by Canada’s leading online travel agency, Flight Network. El Nido in Palawan was...

Sharifa Akeel crowned 2018 Miss Asia Pacific International, 1st Filipina winner since 1993

The Philippines Sharifa Akeel continues the tradition of international Filipina beauty queens after winning the Asia Pacific International pageant title.

James Bond’s Rachel Grant showcases PHL in 12-part online video series

Philippines-born international actress Rachel Louise Grant De Longueuil a.k.a. Rachel Grant, has released a 12-part digital adventure series that showcases the country. Grant who played...

3 Things that Sets El Nido Apart from Other Beaches in the World

Can’t wait to get your dose of #VitaminSea? While we have a lot of beautiful beaches in the Philippines, El Nido is definitely among...

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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.