Tag: Department of Tourism
Philippines secures double World Travel Awards for Top Dive, Top Beach Destinations
The Philippines secured double World Travel Awards (WTA) this year, including its 4th straight WTA as Top Leading Dive Destination - a title it first won in 2019 in the annual awards to celebrate excellence in the travel, tourism, and hospitality industries.
Philippines wins World Travel Awards’ top dive, top beach destinations in Asia
The Philippines was recognized as Asia’s Leading Dive Destination and Asia’s Leading Beach Destination by the World Travel Awards (WTA) for 2022.
LISTEN: Filipino music Spotify playlists inspired by Philippine destinations
Listen to these Filipino music playlists on Spotify inspired by the Philippines' top travel destinations.
Free Covid-19 vaccination center to rise in Manila’s Nayong Pilipino
A free Covid-19 vaccination temporary center will soon rise at the Nayong Pilipino Foundation vacant lot in Parañaque City, Metro Manila after the Philippines' Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases approved the initiative endorsed by the Department of Tourism (DOT).
Philippines’ Coral Triangle natural treasures on showcase in Virtual Dive Expo
The Philippines' Coral Triangle natural treasures will be on showcase in the upcoming PHIDEX Virtual Dive Expo.
Philippines’ resilience champions for tourism honored in Virtus Awards
The Philippines' resilience champions for tourism were honored in the prestigious Virtus Awards 2020 by the Hotel Sales and Marketing Association (HSMA) in partnership with the Department of Tourism and the Tourism Promotions Board Philippines in a bid to highlight the tourism and hospitality industry's overcoming the worst of times when Covid-19 put traveling to a halt.
You can now join Philippine festivals via online Fiesta Filipinas
The “Fiesta Filipinas” online event series will be simulating all the experiences of Philippine festivals to bring Filipino culture and celebrations closer to Filipinos around the world despite the limitations of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Philippines wins 5 World Travel Awards for dive destination, tourist attraction, resorts
The Philippines took home five recognitions from the 27th World Travel Awards (WTA) including the prestigious title of World's Leading Dive Destination, World's Leading Tourist Attraction, and 3 citations for its resorts.
Travel Philippines app features latest travel news, safety guides
The Philippine tourism industry has kicked off another initiative by launching the 'Travel Philippines' web application to provide the latest travel advisories and safety guidelines to various destinations that have reopened.
Palawan, Boracay hailed in Big 7 Travel’s World’s Most Beautiful Places
The Philippines' prime destinations - Palawan and Boracay - have been listed among the Top 50 Most Beautiful Places in the World by Big 7 Travel.
LIST: Open tourist spots in the Philippines
Check out the list of all tourist spots open for travelers in the Philippines, along with who can visit each location based on the updated quarantine health and safety protocols in place to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 disease.
Batangas’ famous dive spots reopen to tourists
The Philippines' famous dive spots in Batangas province are reopening to tourists.