TOP 15 ICONIC VACATION SPOTS JUST WITHIN PROXIMITY OF METRO MANILA 1. Trek to the Crater of Taal Volcano. If you love admiring it from afar, you're gonna love it even more when you're actually on the volcano. It only takes two to three hours to get to the jump off point in Talisay,
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ON THE NATIONAL ACCOMMODATION STANDARDS FOR HOTELS, RESORTS AND APARTMENT HOTELS 1. What is the National Accommodation Standards? Pursuant to the authority vested in the Department of Tourism by Republic Act 9593, otherwise known as the National Tourism Act 2009, th
DAVAO: EXPLORE THE GREAT OUTDOORS! Conquer the Highest Peak in the Country The challenging trek to the Philippines highest peak towering at 10,311 feet, traverses through creeks, ridges and waterfalls with an amazing panorama of rainforest and fauna. Mount Apo, the grandfather of all the Philipp
JOIN! ASEAN GREEN HOTEL AWARD Pleased to advise hotels and resorts that application for the 7th Green Hotel Award (2018-2020) is now open. The award is an accolade ceremony by the ASEAN Member States as recognition to the hotel industry players whose operations are based on the achievement of sus
The search for the next Boracay: Magalawa Island, Zambales Looking to escape the city bustle this summer? This secluded island may be just for you. Magalawa is a 56-hectare island on the west coast of Luzon. It is located in Palauig, Zambales, which is also home to surf spots and hidden cove
Manila Bay is an opportunity By MA. ISABEL ONGPIN, January 18, 2019 I AM very impressed by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources as well as the Department of the Interior and Local Government and the Department of Tourism joining hands to tackle the rehabilitation of Manila Bay.
Groups welcome Puyat's appointment as DOT chief By Ma. Stella F. Arnaldo, Business Mirror MANILA, PHILIPPINES - Various tourism industry associations warmly welcomed the appointment of Bernadette Fatima Romulo-Puyat as secretary of the Department of Tourism (DOT). Many of the heads of