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Para mabago ang kamalasang kinahinatnan ng restaurant ni Harvey (Kelvin Miranda), binigyan siya ni Dulce (Kim Rodriguez) ng pagkakataon na makabalik sa nakaraan para matuto magluto ng adobo. Pero sa halip na recipe ng adobo, iba ang nakita ni Harvey. Panoorin ang video.

DOT targets to have 4.8 million tourists visiting Philippines in 2023

The Department of Tourism (DOT) is targeting to have 4.8 million tourist arrivals in the country this year, double that of last year's visitors. "Ang target natin this year is 4.8 [million tourists] but of course that is the minimum. Ayaw nating mag-stop doon," DOT Undersecretary Myra Paz Abubakar said, according to a report by Ian Cruz on GMA Integrated News' Saksi on Friday. (Our target this year is 4.8 [million tourists] but of course that is...

VAT refund for tourists approved

PRESIDENT Ferdinand Marcos Jr. has approved the Value-Added Tax (VAT) Refund Program for foreign tourists for implementation in 2024 in an effort to boost tourism, Malacañang said Sunday. The refund program was among the "Quick Wins" recommendations of the Private Sector Advisory Council (PSAC) Tourism Sector Group. Palace officials said Marcos will soon issue an executive order for the program, which is already in effect in other countries....

Stolen 'pasalubong' at Manila international airport?

YOU can do an online search for this. In what seems to be the latest in a pattern that goes all the way back to 2015, content creator Vanjo Merano, the persona behind the vlog "Panlasang Pinoy," aired his frustration after his belongings disappeared during his flight from the United States to the Philippines. Merano released a vlog titled "Bad trip sa Pilipinas" last January 22 on his YouTube channel. The video is 43.14 minutes long, which is...

Guests are 'gifts of God' in Georgia

EVERY tourist in Georgia will be treated as a "gift from God," Autonomous Republic of Ajara governor Tornike Rijvadze said on Tuesday during a roundtable forum with The Manila Times led by its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Dante "Klink" Ang 2nd. "In Georgia, every guest, not only tourist, is considered as a gift from God," Rijvadze, who is in the Philippines to promote Georgia as a tourism spot and investment destination, said. Ajara, he...

Qatar Airways, Airbus reach settlement

LONDON: Qatar Airways and Airbus have reached a settlement in a longstanding legal dispute over the safety of the A350 jetliner and billions of orders for other planes. The companies said in a joint statement Wednesday that the settlement was "amicable and mutually agreeable." "A repair project is now underway and both parties look forward to getting these aircraft safely back in the air," the companies said in a statement. Qatar Airways had...

Lunar New Year love and luck with curated Emirates menus

WITH the Lunar New Year period until February 5, passengers can embrace the luck and abundance of the season with curated menus in Emirates lounges in Dubai, Singapore and Bangkok, blockbuster movies onboard in Mandarin, Cantonese and Vietnamese, and special offers from EmiratesRED duty free shopping.In the seven Emirates lounges in Dubai on January 22, the first day of the Lunar New Year, breakfast, lunch and dinner treats were served in the...

The kingdom and the republic

I HAVE always considered Thailand as a familiar other of the Philippines. I have lost count of the number of times I have visited Thailand for work, from shorter visits for conferences, meetings and workshops, to longer stays as visiting scholar and lecturer. But as the fun-loving person that I am, I have made sure that I did not confine my sojourn into this land of smiles, as they call it, Prathet Thai to the locals, to work. I endeavored to...

Turkey: bus ends up in the lake, panic among passengers (video)

Images recorded by internal cameras of a public bus in the eastern Turkish city of Malatya captured the moment the vehicle ended up in the lake. To rescue the passengers, some people who were on the shore. Fortunately there were no casualties, but only three wounded. The cause of the accident is not yet known. But they were moments of terror for the 7 people on board the bus. The driver allegedly lost control of the vehicle that ended up in the water. In the images of the security camera you can see the panic of the passengers as the water enters the bus after it has ended up in the lake.

17 Tourist hotspots in Brisbane that live up to the hype

Brisbane is one of Australia's most well-known and attractive cities. It blends highly contemporary buildings, a lovely sunny environment, a stunning landscape, and a Mediterranean way of life. This city attracts not only visitors but also migrants from all over the world looking for a better way of life. Brisbane is a real new-world metropolis bec...

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Still no sign of missing Cessna plane

MANILA, Philippines — Rescue teams continue their search for a missing Cessna plane and its passengers in Isabela, according to a report received by the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) yesterday. The Sokol helicopter sent by the Philippine Air Force ”yielded negative sighting” of the aircraft, a report by Braulio Meneses, facility-in-charge of CAAP’s Philippine Aeronautical Rescue Coordination Center (PARCC), as of 6 p.m. on...

Discovering Anatolia: the forgotten UNESCO heritage region

Anatolia is a fascinating and very ancient region, a true cradle and meeting point of Western and Eastern civilizations. A central point of Asia Minor, its territory is dotted with archaeological sites full of traces and remnants of the past. Because of its prestige and cultural-historical importance, for as many as 40 years UNESCO has included Turkish sites in the prestigious World's Heritage List, giving a big hand to tourism in the country. At present, there are 19 sites in Turkey on the UNESCO list, another 84 are candidates to become one. In this our brief trip to Anatolia, we show you perhaps the most spectacular sites in the area.

TRENDING: Pinoys react to hotsilog being on TasteAtlas’ list of ‘worst dishes in the world’ for February

Hotsilog landed on a renowned travel guide’s list of “worst dishes in the world” for February, and Filipinos are not having it. This Pinoy breakfast that combines hotdogs, fried rice, and fried egg ranked at number 36 in TasteAtlas’ newly released list. This crowd-favorite dish is usually enjoyed in the morning, with banana ketchup or atsara on the...

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Headed to Ocean City? Tempt your palate with these 6 local delicacies

Ocean City Ocean City, New Jersey, is every child's paradise as it houses the Gillian's, Wonderland Pier. It is an amusement park by the sea and features exciting games and rides to try. Aside from this, the city also features a recreational park for nature lovers. It is called the Corson's Inlet State Park, and visitors can try hiking and biking o...

Best Travel & Tourism stocks to follow in 2022.

Travel and tourism is a broad category, with a diverse list of well-known brands. Ecotourism is a fast-growing niche, especially among young travelers. Tourism sector has been perhaps the hardest hit part of the economy by the COVID-19 pandemic. This list presents some of the best travel and tourism stocks to track in the post-pandemic era. The list's performance is calculated on an equally weighted method.

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Time for farewell.

Relics of St. Therese arrives in Bulacan

BULACAN Gov. Daniel Fernando on Friday joined the Diocese of Malolos in welcoming the fifth Philippine visit of the Pilgrim Relics of St. Therese of the Child Jesus in commemoration of the 150th birth anniversary and 100th beatification anniversary of the saint at the Bulacan Provincial Capitol in the City of Malolos. The centennial reliquary, which will be toured in different parts of the country, came from the Basilica of Lisieux in France. It...

Rundown: Underrated travel destinations for Filipino travelers

Singapore, Hong Kong, Japan, and South Korea are a few of the most popular destinations for Filipino travelers. If you have already visited these countries and looking for new places to visit, here’s a rundown of underrated tourist destinations, according to travel experts. Nepal View this post on Instagram A post shared by […]

Ancient handprint discovered in excavation in Jerusalem

Elements of the fortifications of ancient Jerusalem and a mysterious handprint carved in rock were discovered in the city during excavations carried out by the Israel Antiquities Authority. The archaeological excavations were carried out along the main street Sultan Suleiman that runs adjacent to the city walls. During the excavations, part of a deep defensive moat that surrounded the city walls was revealed, probably dating back to the 10th century AD and possibly earlier. An unexplained handprint was discovered at a point carved into the moat wall.

Where are some of the most beautiful Egyptian museums in the world

Egyptian culture fascinates our society like few others. Pharaohs, sphinxes, pyramids, hieroglyphics. All these things make us dream and take us back to a time that in our imagination has the mythical and the mysterious. The Napoleonic exploits of the early 1800s brought to Europe untold numbers of works of art of all kinds, displayed in museums around the world. But where is the greatest concentration of Egyptian works on public display? Here is a list of some of the largest and most beautiful Egyptian museums in the world, a must-see for any culture-hungry tourist.

AirAsia offers P22 one-way base fare promo as it opens flights to Tokyo

Budget carrier AirAsia Philippines on Wednesday announced a P22 one-way base fare promo as part of its successful opening of flights to Tokyo, Japan this month. In a statement, AirAsia said it made its maiden flight to Tokyo on February 1, 2023 which took off at the NAIA Terminal 3 at 4:15 a.m. and arrived at Narita International Airport at 9:45 am (Japan Standard Time). The return flight departed Narita at 11:25 a.m. and landed at NAIA Terminal...

Philippine destinations to include in your travel list

TRAVEL more this 2023. It's about time you look forward to memorable experiences from these destinations plus discounted accommodation vouchers from Megaworld Hotels and Resorts from their six brands, 12 locations, and a total of 4,500 rooms keys in this year's Tour Travel Expo happening on Feb. 3-5, 2023 at the SMX Convention Center in Manila brought to you by the Philippine Tour Agencies Association. With summer just around the corner, wake up...

Water crisis in Carles, Iloilo affects tourism recovery

Tourism is an important economic driver in Carles town in Iloilo. But with the problem of water supply in the area, local officials fear it would discourage tourists from visiting the town. In this second part of the special report by our senior correspondent Gerg Cahiles, he tells us how the water crisis in Carles, Iloilo hamper its economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. Visit our website for more #NewsYouCanTrust: Follow our social media pages: • Facebook: • Instagram: • Twitter:

12 Most photo-worthy spots in Cali!

Cali, Colombia, is most famous for housing the towering Cristo Rey. It is an iconic monument that features a statue of Christ on a beautiful hill. Guests should visit this statue and admire the beautiful cityscape from above. Aside from this, the city also features the famous Iglesia Ermita. It is a marvelous Gothic-style Church. In Cali you will f...

Headed to Milan? Don't miss these unforgettable attractions

Paghahanap sa nawawalang Cessna plane, patuloy

Paghahanap sa nawawalang Cessna plane, patuloy; 5 sugatan sa pagsabog ng LPG sa isang fast food restaurant sa Candelaria, Quezon; 1 patay dahil sa sinkhole sa Danao City, Cebu

The 10 animals that live the longest (one is immortal)

Among the most long-lived animals on planet Earth today are primarily a primitive species of jellyfish capable of regenerating themselves to the point of being considered, even, immortal. Following closely behind are sea sponges and corals while among vertebrates are the shark, the Greenland whale and the orca Granny, all species that live, or have life expectancies, for as long as several hundred years. In fact, the list of the longest-lived animals is quite long, but most of these animals are not very well known, partly because they are creatures we do not have to deal with. Let's find out which ten are the longest-lived.

Philippines: Next Big Thing in Travel – The Times UK

The Philippines has been named the next big thing in travel by The Times UK, Britain’s oldest national daily newspaper. The nation of 7,641 islands is presented as “The underrated […] The post Philippines: Next Big Thing in Travel – The Times UK appeared first on Good News Pilipinas.

1st US park named after Fil-Am community organization inaugurated

MANILA, Philippines — The first recreation park in the United States named after a Filipino-American community organization, Bohol Circle Immigrant Park, has been inaugurated in Alameda, California. Local government officials and the Filipino-American community gathered in the Bay Area island city last Jan. 21 for the official opening of the Bohol Circle Immigrant Park. Located at 2901 Fifth Street off Mitchell Avenue, the Bohol Circle Immigrant...

Vandals damage a bridge in Quezon that dates back to the Spanish period

The centuries-old Malagonlong Bridge is declared a national cultural treasure.

ICYDK: Harvard University is offering 102 online courses for free

Looking to fill your free time with something useful? Here’s an idea. Learning is one of the best ways to maximize your free time. Not only can it cure your boredom—it can also bring out a better version of yourself. There are a lot of learning opportunities available online, and some of them even come without a cost. Harvard University, for one, h...

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Padre Salvi and his aides hilariously ride the LRT for the first time

Padre Salvi’s adventures in the modern world just keep getting more and more hilarious. Running late to a commitment in a nearby town, Renato (Kiel Rodriguez) and Don Tiburcio (Roven Alejandro) suggest they ride this new mode of transportation to easily get to their destination. Donning his costume and back in character again, Juancho Triviño asked, “Anong klaseng kabayo yan, Renato?” Learning they won't be riding a horse or a kalesa, the...

Boeing delivers final 747 jumbo jet to Atlas Air

Boeing delivers final 747 jumbo jet to Atlas Air

10 Reasons why Porto is a foodie's paradise

Austin’s Manila visit to bring deal on expanded base access —Philippines official

WASHINGTON— U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin’s visit to the Philippines this week is expected to bring an announcement of expanded U.S. access to military bases in the country, a senior Philippines official said on Tuesday. Washington is eager to extend its security options in the Philippines as part of efforts to deter any move by China […]

BBM's travels and the new bromance with China

I WILL not begrudge BBM's traveling all over with his barkada, the latest of which was to Davos with an entourage of 70, including several two-faced businessmen prominent in financing the People Power Revolution that booted the Marcos père out. But then again, it is the nature of the beast to kiss the ass of the powerful. And they are critical components in BBM's rebranding of the Marcos name to the international community, which could be the...

Chinese balloon soars across US; Blinken scraps Beijing trip

WASHINGTON: A huge, high-altitude Chinese balloon sailed across the US on Friday, drawing severe Pentagon accusations of spying on sensitive military sites despite China's firm denials.Secretary of State Antony Blinken abruptly canceled a high-stakes Beijing trip aimed at easing US-China tensions.Aside from the government response, fuzzy videos dotted social media as people with binoculars and telephoto lenses tried to find the "spy balloon" in...

These weird animals call Australia home

The 10 best national cuisines in the world

The most punctual airlines in 2022

As with many other sectors, the pandemic and post-pandemic period has not been the easiest for air transport. Speaking of punctual companies, in 2022, according to the Ciriumranking, the first classified is Delta Air Lines. Among the other companies that have distinguished themselves, the Brazilian Azul and the Japanese Japan Airlines while among the low cost the Star Flyer (which would boast 95% of flights on time). Among European companies, it was first Iberia (86% punctuality). This is followed by Air Europe, Iberia Express and Vueling.

Aiko Melendez calls out airline company for damaged luxury luggage: "Our belongings should be treated with care."

Airline company tells Aiko Melendez that they are investigating her complaint.

Alcatraz Island: the prison's true stories and myths

7 things you may not know about the Spanish Steps in Seville

It is one of the most beautiful, largest and most famous squares in the world, but also the Plaza de España in Seville still holds secrets that not everyone knows. Also the protagonist of many successful movie films, it retains within itself the true soul ofAndalusia, a region divided between two worlds, the Arab and the Christian. Did you know that the canals around are navigable? And that you can attend impromptu flamenco shows every day? This and much more hides this magnificent place, let's discover together all that, perhaps, you do not know.

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