Philippines Travel Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. The Apex Book of World SF 4 Interviews: Elana Gomel, Isabel Yap,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | SF Signal

    Lavie Tidhar, the series editor for The Apex Book of World SF series has kindly asked us to share a series of interviews with the authors that have stories in the newest installment, The Apex Book of World SF 4. Now firmly established as the benchmark anthology series of international speculative fiction, volume 4 of The Apex Book of World SF sees debut editor Mahvesh Murad bring fresh new eyes to her selection of stories. From Spanish steampunk and Italian horror to Nigerian science fiction and subverted Japanese folktales, from love in the time of drones to teenagers at the end of the world, the stories in this volume showcase the best of contemporary speculative fiction, wherever it's written.

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  2. Philippines Eyes 'Ecotourism Zone' in Disputed S. China SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Voice of America

    Mayor Eugenio Bito-onon of the Kalayaan Group of Islands, the Philippines-controlled outcroppings in the Spratly Islands, points out the Philippines' claims in the Spratlys during a fundraising dinner to gain support for a proposed "ecotourism zone" in th The Philippines kicked off a campaign Sunday night to push for a proposed "ecotourism zone" in the middle of the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea. A U.S.-based advocate for Philippine causes is proposing the idea of the ecotourism zone in the hotly contested Spratlys.

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  3. Planning a trip? Here are 7 smart tips for budget travelersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | ABS-CBN News

    If you want to see the world but your budget is limited, the best time to take off will be during the off-peak season, which we have just entered. Airline ticket prices are usually much lower during this period, and so are the rates for lodging and accommodations, which make for the right conditions for traveling on a shoestring budget.

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  4. At ancient Israel's capital, politics and neglect squelch historical resonanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | The Times of Israel

    Tel Aviv University and an Honors Bachelors degree from the University of Toronto in Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations, Jewish Studies, and English. [Less] SEBASTIA, West Bank - The manager of the Palestinian Authority's Interpretation Center at the Sebastia archaeological site handed over a brochure; his colleague, roused from slumber, hastily pulled his pants on.

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  5. Typhoon Goni lashes Philippines, claims ten livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Monsoon rains brought by Typhoon Goni at the mouth of Manila Bay in Bacoor, Cavite. In Baguio City, capital of the Cordillera mountain region, the amount of rain overnight exceeded the average volume for the whole month, disaster officials said.

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  6. How to REALLY get away from it all: The world's most secluded...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Daily Mail

    Where to REALLY get away from it all: The world's most secluded hotels... from luxury yurts in Mongolia's Gobi Desert to aluminum igloos in Greenland For those looking to get away from it all, these properties are as far-flung as they are luxuriously appointed To reach the Jade Screen Hotel in Huangshan, China, guests must climb 60,000 stone steps Sometimes you just need to get away from it all.. and these hotels are the perfect places to do so.

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  7. Philippines to renew passports free of costRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Times of Oman

    There were 32,287 Filipino nationals in the Omani private sector as of June 2015, including 10,683 men and 21,604 women, and every day the Philippines embassy in Muscat receives around 15 to 30 passports for renewal. Muscat: Filipinos living in Oman can now extend the validity of their passports for free, according to a notification from the Department of Foreign Affairs of the Government of the Philippines.

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  8. CEBU. PNP Director General Ricardo Marquez takes questions after a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Sun-Star

    CEBU. PNP Director General Ricardo Marquez takes questions after a briefing of the security team for APEC meetings in Cebu. WITH a final pep talk, organizers of an international series of meetings in Cebu that will open today challenged residents, public workers and volunteers to welcome all delegates.

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  9. Personality Profile: The frontlinerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Sun-Star

    MEETING visitors and introducing them to the beauty of Davao makes Abegail Bangoy Dionela ecstatic about her job as front liner of Bisita Dabaw. Skye as she is called by her friends is always in high spirit every time she is out to welcome visitors.

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  10. Central Visayas welcomed 2.1 million visitors this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Sun-Star

    Records from the Department of Tourism 7 show local and domestic tourists grew by 6.20 percent from January to June this year, from 1.984 million in 2014. Domestic arrivals dropped by 1.36 percent from 1.235 million to 1.218 million this year.

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  11. Pangilinan: Tourism BrandingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Sun-Star

    WEDNESDAY this week, August 19, was truly jampacked with tourism events in the region. On the one hand was the Dine Pampanga Food Business and Tourism Caravan organized by Courage Asia at the Angeles University Foundation, Angeles City.

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  12. China reportedly stepped up land reclamation projects in South China SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Fox News

    May 11, 2015: An aerial photo taken though a glass window of a Philippine military plane shows alleged on-going land reclamation by China on Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea, west of Palawan, Philippines. China's land reclamation projects in the South China Sea have reportedly grown dramatically in the last few months and Beijing is patrolling the waters around its territorial claims to assert its power, according to the Pentagon issued on Thursday.

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  13. in Photos: LeBron puts on a show in 'Rise Beyond Belief' tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines Four-time NBA Most Valuable Player LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers treated Filipino basketball fans to a dunk-fest in his "Rise Beyond Belief" tour at the Mall of Asia Arena on Thursday. James, who is visiting Manila for the second time, joined Nike athletes and Team Rise members in the final minutes of a scrimmage and proceeded to throw down powerful dunks, to the delight of the thousands of fans at the MOA Arena.

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  14. Filipino community upset about Toronto Star articleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | GlobalNews

    One Toronto Star article , written by a contributor, describes some delicacies and rarely eaten dishes in less-than-appetizing terms, and it's leaving a foul taste for members of the Filipino community. Dishes like "marinated chicken ass" and duck embryo are assigned an "ick" factor by the author and unfairly paint the entire culture as foreign and "other" according to university professor Robert Diaz.

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  15. APEC rerouting stuns publicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Sun-Star

    WITH few more days before the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation meetings, the Cebu City Transportation Office implemented the re-routing of public utility jeepneys along North Reclamation Area , a move that surprised several commuters. " Nahibong na lang ko nga walay jeep sa terminal sa SM nga kasagaran diri man ko sakay padung skwelahan ," he told Sun.Star Cebu .

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  16. The top weekend events in Toronto: August 21-23 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | BlogTO

    The top weekend events in Toronto are highlighted by the arrival of the CNE. Get ready to indulge in some outrageous foods to a few rounds of blackjack at the casino.

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  17. Pontypool's Big Brother runner-up writes book on charity trips to PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | South Wales Argus

    PONTYPOOL'S Big Brother runner-up has written an autobiography following his charity trips to help people living on a Philippine garbage dump. Dave Vaughan, 44, who was a runner-up in Big Brother 11 in 2010, has ran a charity programme over the last five years that sees him travel to the Philippines to give aid to those living on a garbage dump in the capital Manila.

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  18. Pontypool's Big Brother runner-up writes book on charity trips to PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | South Wales Argus

    PONTYPOOL'S Big Brother runner-up has written an autobiography following his charity trips to help people living on a Philippine garbage dump. Dave Vaughan, 44, who was a runner-up in Big Brother 11 in 2010, has ran a charity programme over the last five years that sees him travel to the Philippines to give aid to those living on a garbage dump in the capital Manila.

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  19. Manila: Bangkok Blast: Philippine Airlines waives rebooking fee for confirmed Manila-Bangkok flightsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | Asia News Network

    PAL passengers with confirmed tickets to and from Bangkok who wish to rebook to new travel dates may do so without being charged rebooking fees. The waiver applies to existing ticket holders with travel dates falling within the period August 19- 31, 2015.

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  20. TravelersBox Expands to the Philippines, Enables Travelers to Convert ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Hotel News Resource

    TravelersBox, the first and only solution allowing travelers to convert leftover foreign currency into usable digital currency, today announced an expansion of the TravelersBox service to Manila International Airport in the Philippines. The addition of the Philippines' largest airport expands the availability of TravelersBox to millions more travelers.

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