Samar

Samar’s Torpedo boat ride: It’s thrilling!

Samar’s Torpedo boat ride: It’s thrilling!

Feb. 23 | TACLOBAN CITY, Philippines, Feb. 23 – Looking for an eco-tourism adventure this summer? Why not try the 21-km Torpedo Boat Extreme Ride in Paranas, Samar. The adventure ride... Read more »

Eastern Samar

Have fun in Borongan

Have fun in Borongan

Mar. 8 | TACLOBAN CITY, Philippines, March 8 – It’s almost summer and still you are undecided where to have your vacation? Is it because you want to go to a place far from the... Read more »

The Padul-ong tradition continues in Borongan

Sep. 14 |   BY VICENTE ALEJANDRO S.LABRO BORONGAN CITY – For decades, the people of this city has been observing the “Padul-ong,” an event purportedly... Read more »

Northern Samar

Foreign tourists to visit 2 EV island-towns early next year

Nov. 15 | TACLOBAN CITY, Philippines, Nov. 15 – Two tiny island-towns in Eastern Visayas have finally caught the eyes of foreign tour operators – they are included... Read more »
Foreign tourists have fun in Capul

Foreign tourists have fun in Capul

Feb. 19 | TACLOBAN CITY, Philippines, Feb. 19 (UPDATED)  – Armed with their cameras, the foreign tourists took pictures of the swarm of smiling natives welcoming them to the island town... 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

Biliran island town ready for ‘Summer Fun’ launch

Biliran island town ready for ‘Summer Fun’ launch

Apr. 14 | By Vicky Arnaiz TACLOBAN CITY, Philippines, April 14 — The island town of Maripipi in Biliran province is now ready for the grand launching of “Summer Fun in Biliran”... Read more »