Lakaw ta, Bai! Tour the Philippines with Baste Duterte

Fans of Baste Duterte and Bogart the Explorer have something new to look forward to. Starting on May 21, TV5 will be airing "Lakbai!" an eight-week travel special that will showcase the Philippines' best travel destinations. Together with his closest friends, presidential son Baste Duterte explores the country's best tourist spots. He will be joined by internet sensation Bogart the...

This Month’s Events at the Vargas Museum, UP Diliman (May 2017)

Here's what's in store for you at the Jorge B. Vargas Museum in the University of the Philippines, Diliman, this month. Obra ni Val: Carlos Valino, Jr. Retrospective Carlos P. Valino, Jr. 12 May to 13 June 2017 3F Galleries UP Vargas Museum UP Vargas Museum, in cooperation with the family of Carlos Valino, Jr., and The University of the Philippines College of Fine Arts, opens Obra ni Val:...

Taiwan Offers Visa-Free Entry to Filipinos

I'm so excited to share that starting June this year, Filipinos can enjoy visa-free entry to Taiwan, as declared by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. UPDATE: According to Rappler, the visa-free entry privilege for Filipinos is rescheduled on September 2017. Beginning on June 1, visitors from Thailand, Brunei, and the Philippines can stay up to 30 days without a visa. There will...

TravelBook.ph Celebrates Their Fourth Anniversary

(This press release contains an affiliate link; that is, I will likely receive a small amount when you make a hotel reservation via Travelbook.ph using my link, at no extra cost to you.) Travelbook.ph, the leading local hotel booking website in the Philippines, is turning four! Explore and see the beauty of the Philippines in the coming months with these exciting promos: Win a free trip...

Experience Summer in Partakan Festival 2017!

It’s going to be another hot and exciting summer as motorcycle and car enthusiasts, together with their families, converge on the pristine Aguib Beach in Sta. Ana, Cagayan, for the annual Partakan Festival on April 14 – 15, 2017. Now on its fourth year, the two-day ride and rock fest is a celebration of the brotherhood, passion, and freedom that everyone can enjoy. It is expected to...

#2017TravelBucketlist: Things to Consider When Planning a Trip by TRAVELPROS

Travelling requires thorough planning and preparation: you have to coordinate and book your airfare and hotel accommodation, as well as prepare your itinerary, travel documentation, and insurances ahead of time. This can be hard to do, but without planning a trip, your vacation will be chaotic. To promote having more organized travels, Take Off Philippines partnered with TRAVELPROS Inc.,...

Persian Melodies: The Traditional Music Of Iran (Free Concert at UP Asian Center)

The UP Asian Center will be hosting a free concert, Persian Melodies: The Traditional Music of Iran on 7 February 2017, 3:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., GT-Toyota Asian Center Auditorium, UP Asian Center. The concert is open to the public, but seating is first-come, first-served. About the Concert The concert will feature performances of traditional Iranian music, which is generally performed by...

1 in 4 Wi-Fi Hotspots Just Waiting to Be Hacked, Kaspersky Lab Stats Show

After analyzing information on more than 31 million Wi-Fi hotspots around the world, Kaspersky Lab has found that every fourth (28%) is unsecured and poses a risk to users' personal data. That means all the traffic transmitted over those networks, including personal messages, passwords, documents and much more, can be easily intercepted and used by attackers. According to Kaspersky...

Hairspray Live! Dances Its Way to DIVA Tonight

Get ready for a one-of-a-kind television experience as Hairspray Live! dances its way to DIVA– Same Day as the U.S. on Thursday, 8 December at 9:25 PM. Featuring a stellar cast of Hollywood A-listers (Ariana Grande and Jennifer Hudson), Tony Award winners (Kirstin Chenoweth, Martin Short and Harvey Fierstein) and up-and-coming Disney alumni/millennial favorites (Garrett Clayton and Dove...

“Tie a String Around the World” Opens at the Vargas Museum on Dec 9

Tie a String Around the World UP Vargas Museum, 1F & 3F Galleries Opening on December 9, 2016, Friday at 6 p.m. RSVP: info@philartvenicebiennale.net, (+632) 527 2175 The UP Vargas Museum opens Tie A String Around the World on December 9 at 6 in the evening. This homecoming re-stages the Philippines’ official exhibition at the Venice Art Biennale in 2015, 51 years after its first...