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How to Keep Your Belongings Safe While Traveling
Kristel Serran

Luggage Pilfering At Philippine Airports? Here's How To Keep Your Belongings Safe While Traveling

While reports of laglag-bala at Philippine airports have died down, a growing number of instances of travelers losing valuables from luggage pilfering have been reported in the media.Recently, a video circulated on Facebook showing a NAIA 3 attendant nicking m...

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Why You Should Use A Credit Card For Travel
Cloey Mangali

Why You Should Use A Credit Card For Travel

If you love to travel, you should really consider getting a travel credit card if you haven't. Otherwise, you're missing on deals like the best credit card for travel miles or the best credit card for international travel can give you.There are a number of cre...

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Cloey Mangali

Airline Fares To Rise As Philippine Air Carriers Get Approval For Fuel Surcharges

Expect higher airline fares after this month as the aviation regulatory body of the Department of Transportation (DOTr), the Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB) has approved a petition by local airlines to impose fuel surcharges on flights.The fuel surcharges were a...

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Dino Mari Testa

UBE Express P2P Bus Guide: Travel From The Airport To Almost Anywhere In Manila With This Cheat Sheet

Airports and the cities they serve should be connected conveniently.In more progressive countries, arrival areas are linked to several parts of the city through airport rail link services, ferrying hundreds of people to different parts of the city swiftly.The ...

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Kristel Serran

Filipinos Love To Travel With Family And Friends, Finds Agoda Survey

The Filipino culture of “family first” extends to our travel habits, according to Agoda’s Family Travel Trends 2018 survey.Filipinos ranked second in the world for having the most family trips within a year, among all other countries who participated. Ou...

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Cloey Mangali

DFA Shuts Down Facebook Accounts Fixing Philippine Passport Appointments

Facebook has already taken down more than a thousand accounts and pages that offer and sells slots for Philippine passport application appointments.As seen from data released by the office of Public Diplomacy of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA), a total...

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Top 20 Hiking Spots In The Philippines
Cloey Mangali

Top Hiking Spots In The Philippines: 20 Mountains To Climb

This list of top hiking spots in the Philippines will take you to some of the most physically challenging and beautiful mountains in the country.Mountain climbing in the Philippines has become more popular over the years, thanks mainly to social media influenc...

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Cloey Mangali

9 Travel Tips For A Worry-Free Long Weekend

Holidays are great. But holidays that fall right next to a weekend are the best.As you carefully plot and plan your next trip for 2019 and 2018's remaining long weekends and holidays, make sure that your trip stays stress and worry-free.Here are nine tips to a...

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Cloey Mangali

Flights Cancelled As Chinese Passenger Plane Crash-Lands At NAIA

The Ninoy Aquino International Airport's (NAIA) Terminal 1 closed down Thursday evening (August 17) after a passenger plane skidded and crashed on the international runway .As of this writing, Xiamen Airlines Flight MF8667 remains stranded adjacent to the main...

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Travel Tax Philippines
Cloey Mangali

No More Travel Tax? TIEZA Chief Pushes For A P500 Tourist Fee Instead

If you’ve traveled out of the country or are just about to, you're probably aware that you need to budget for the mandatory Travel Tax fee to be paid to the Tourism Infrastructure and Enterprise Zone Authority (TIEZA).Under the current rule of law, President...

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