Samar

Varied reasons why Calbayog City is worth visiting for this summer

Apr. 24 | By Jennifer S. Allegado CALBAYOG CITY, Samar, Philippines, April 20 – Want to enjoy summer fun? Discover Calbayog in Samar, the city with many identities.... Read more »
Victory in national festival to boost tourism in Catbalogan City

Victory in national festival to boost tourism in Catbalogan City

Apr. 28 | By Lizbeth Ann A. Abella TACLOBAN CITY, Leyte, Philippines, April 28 – The city government of Catbalogan in Samar considers Tribu Manaragat’s victory in the 13th Aliwan Fiesta... Read more »

Eastern Samar

Archaic Eastern Samar church preserves its past

Archaic Eastern Samar church preserves its past

Apr. 28 | By Niza April M. Porteza TAFT, Eastern Samar, Philippines, April 28 – When people get misty to the old times and just wish they could visit a place where history prevails, San... Read more »

Chill out in Eastern Samar’s hidden paradise

Apr. 28 | By Niza April M. Porteza ORAS, Eastern Samar, Philippines, April 28 – Summer vacation is one of the best time to chill out, relax and restrain stress,... Read more »

Northern Samar

The amazing islands of Northern Samar

Apr. 8 | BY VICENTE ALEJANDRO S. LABRO TACLOBAN CITY – Have you ever been to this cluster of beautiful island-towns in Northern Samar? They are simply amazing... Read more »
Falling in love with Northern Samar’s pink beach

Falling in love with Northern Samar’s pink beach

Apr. 24 | By Vicky C. Arnaiz SAN VICENTE, Northern Samar, Philippines, April 24 – One of the prettiest beaches in the Philippines is tucked in the coast of Northern Samar, endowed with... Read more »

Leyte

Gov. Petilla takes pride of Leyte’s wins in Sinulog 2015

Gov. Petilla takes pride of Leyte’s wins in Sinulog 2015

Jan. 22 | Tacloban City, Philippines, Jan. 22 — Leyte Governor Leopoldo Dominico Petilla extends his congratulations to Leyte’s two festival contingents for winning in the recently... Read more »

Contingents from typhoon-hit areas win in 2015 Sinulog Grand Parade

Jan. 19 | CEBU CITY, Philippines, Jan. 19 — Contingents from storm-hit areas dominated the ritual showdown of the 35th Sinulog Grand Parade Sunday at the... Read more »

Southern Leyte

Limasawa treats foreigners to a day of fun

Feb. 24 | TACLOBAN CITY, Feb. 24 – Like what their ancestors did some 494 years ago, the people of the island town of Limasawa in Southern Leyte province recently... Read more »
Southern Leyte fish sanctuary: a perfect place to get rid of stress

Southern Leyte fish sanctuary: a perfect place to get rid of stress

Apr. 11 | MACROHON, Southern Leyte, Philippines, April 10 -— The Molopolo, Sta. Cruz Fish Sanctuary in this town is the perfect getaway of tourists from hassle. Hailed as the 3rd best... Read more »

Biliran

Beating the heat this summer in Sambawan Island

Beating the heat this summer in Sambawan Island

Apr. 26 | By Vicky Arnaiz MARIPIPI, Biliran, Philippines, April 26 – Beating the heat in Sambawan Island is one of the best things to do to have a real summer fun. Its turquoise crystal... Read more »

Sambawan Island: Biliran’s tourism gem

Apr. 24 | By Roel T. Amazona MARIPIPI, Biliran, Philippines, April 24 — Diving and checking its rich marine life has been a passion for Scottish Martin Bailey,... Read more »