[Vietnam travel guide] Hanoi: The chaos and charms of the capital

Nov 17, 2017 - 10:00 PM

Planning to explore Hanoi? Here's what you need to check out

The 5 habits of frequent travelers

Nov 17, 2017 - 12:43 PM

How does one become a frequent traveler? Here are some ways you can take more vacations

21 makanan dari ASEAN yang wajib dicoba

Nov 15, 2017 - 2:27 PM

Negara-negara ASEAN memiliki pilihan kuliner yang unik

10 gifts perfect for techies who love to travel

Nov 14, 2017 - 5:51 PM

Why not make traveling more fun for your friends or relatives with these gift ideas?

Federal court approves part of Trump's latest travel ban

Nov 14, 2017 - 10:24 AM

The ruling by the Ninth US Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco bars citizens of six Muslim-majority countries who do not have a "bona fide" relationship with a person or entity already in the US

WELCOME? Travelers arrive at the international terminal at John F. Kennedy International Airport, March 6, 2017 in New York City. File photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images/AFP

Malacañang says PH 'safe' despite Australia warning

Nov 04, 2017 - 11:40 AM

Australia's travel advisory 'should not be a cause for undue alarm,' says the Department of National Defense in a separate statement

'NO CAUSE FOR ALARM.' The Department of National Defense urges the public to 'work closely with government security forces' in making sure terrorism 'do not take root' in the country. Malacañang file photo

PH rule of law rating drops, Marawi stragglers, Australia travel warning | Evening wRap

Nov 03, 2017 - 7:03 PM

Watch the evening newscast with Mara Cepeda

Australia warns vs 'high threat' of terror in PH

Nov 03, 2017 - 4:33 PM

'There is a high threat of terrorist attack in the Philippines, including Manila,' Australia says in its latest travel advisory

MARAWI LIBERATED. Soldiers salute the Philippine flag after President Rodrigo Duterte announced the liberation of Marawi City from terrorists on October 17, 2017. Malacañang file photo

Mari berkenalan dengan Klook

Nov 02, 2017 - 2:20 PM

Klook adalah platform pemesanan jasa traveling di negara tujuan atau yang kerap disebut in-destination service

Foto dari akun Twitter @KlookTravel

Filipinos start to flock to air, sea ports for Undas exodus

Oct 28, 2017 - 2:10 PM

Airline and airport employees will observe a 'no leave' policy under Oplan Undas

UNDAS 2017. Filipinos wait to board their vessels at the Batangas Port on October 27, 2017. Photo by Philippine Coast Guard Twitter Page

U.S.-bound passengers face new security interviews at check-in

Oct 26, 2017 - 7:20 AM

The new measures come as President Donald Trump's administration works to toughen controls on refugees and immigrants amid security worries

LINING UP. In this file photo, passengers queue up as they arrive at the departures area at Manila's international airport on March 23, 2016. Noel Celis/AFP

Sukses berbisnis kue, Zaskia Sungkar dan Irwansyah rintis biro perjalanan

Oct 19, 2017 - 12:47 PM

Berangkat dari hobi traveling, Zaskia Sungkar dan Irwansyah menggandeng rekan selebriti merintis bisnis tour and travel

BIRO PERJALANAN. Para penggagas bisnis biro perjalanan Jannah Tour and Travel minus Shireen Sungkar dan Teuku Wisnu. Foto dari akun Instagram @zaskiasungkar15

Second U.S. judge orders freeze on Trump travel ban

Oct 18, 2017 - 10:46 PM

Maryland federal judge Theodore Chuang says the ban of travelers from 6 majority-Muslim countries and North Korea, and on many officials from Venezuela, essentially had not changed from the first two versions

TRAVEL BAN FREEZE. International travelers are welcomed by protesters holding signs during a demonstration against the immigration ban that was imposed by U.S. President Donald Trump at Los Angeles International Airport on January 29, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. File photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images/AFP

5 tips for traveling in an eco-friendly way

Oct 18, 2017 - 8:40 PM

Lessen your impact on the environment while traveling with these tips

ZERO WASTE. Containers are recycled and refilled with toiletries to keep them from ending up in landfills. Photo courtesy of MUNI

Daftar hotel dan resor baru terbaik di wilayah Asia Pasifik

Oct 18, 2017 - 2:20 PM

Empat di antaranya berlokasi di Indonesia

LUXE LIST. Dari daftar hotel dan resor baru terbaik tahun 2017 yang dirilis dalam Luxe List, Indonesia diwakili 4 lokasi. Salah satunya Hoshinoya di Bali. Foto dari

Trip to Busan: Zombie-free, but still a fantastic experience

Oct 17, 2017 - 9:30 PM

Equal parts bustling city and idyllic seaside escape, Busan has a little something for everyone

Terror as AirAsia flight turns back to Australia

Oct 16, 2017 - 12:36 PM

Air Asia says the plane suffered a 'technical issue' with Australian media reporting that the aircraft had to quickly drop from 32,000 feet (9,753 meters) to 10,000 feet 25 minutes after take-off

This photo taken on January 10, 2015 shows AirAsia passenger planes parked on the tarmac at the low-cost carrier Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 (KLIA2) in Sepang. Mohd Rasfan/AFP

How residents make a living out of their home, Lake Bulusan

Oct 15, 2017 - 10:30 AM

For years, Virginia Negrite mastered every detail of the lake, and the stories behind it

House committee pushes travel tax exemption for all OFW kids

Oct 12, 2017 - 5:24 PM

A bill seeks to amend the Migrant Workers and Overseas Filipinos Act of 1995 to extend travel tax exemption to children of both solo and married OFW parents

Syahrini tetap bantah menerima aliran dana dari First Travel

Oct 09, 2017 - 9:15 PM

Hari ini, Senin, 9 Oktober, Syahrini kembali diperiksa di Bareskrim Mabes Polri terkait dugaan keterlibatannya dengan First Travel

DIPERIKSA. Syahrini kembali hadir di Bareskrim Mabes Polri, Senin, 9 Oktober untuk menghadiri pemeriksaan kedua terkait dugaan keterlibatannya di kasus First Travel. Foto oleh Muhammad Adimaja/ANTARA FOTO

Saving Siargao

Oct 08, 2017 - 3:41 PM

Siargao may be known for its crashing waves and untouched beauty, but it has its fair share of growing problems as well

UNTOUCHED PARADISE. A view of Cloud 9, Siargao early in the morning on September 20, 2014. File photo by Mark Cristino

WATCH: A peek at Hong Kong Disneyland

Oct 08, 2017 - 1:23 PM

Here's a few of the things you can catch at Hong Kong Disneyland!

5 reasons you should attend the Ubud Writers and Readers Festival 2017

Oct 05, 2017 - 6:15 PM

The line-up is phenomenal, with fascinating speakers from both Indonesia and overseas; Ubud itself is booming; and there is a plethora of food-related events. What more could you want?

UNIQUE EXPERIENCE. A special event at last year's Ubud Writers and Readers Festival. Photo by Xenia Blair/UWRF 2016.

Hong Kong Disneyland turns up the adventure with Disney Explorers Lodge

Oct 03, 2017 - 6:50 PM

And they have a promo exclusively for Filipino guests, too

LISTEN: 5 of Tom Petty's best hits

Oct 03, 2017 - 6:05 PM

From 'Free Fallin'' to 'Learning to Fly' – here are a few of the music legend's greatest hits

110,000 flyers stranded after UK airline collapses

Oct 02, 2017 - 6:14 PM

British short-haul carrier Monarch Airlines ceases trading suddenly following a financial collapse, the biggest failure of its kind in Britain

NOT FLYING ANYMORE. Grounded Monarch airplanes sit on the tarmac at Luton airport, south England on October 2, 2017. Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP

Items to help you travel light

Oct 02, 2017 - 12:14 PM

Traveling is good for the soul. Here are some items to keep handy for any trip

9 destinasi wisata di Ibu Kota Korea Selatan

Oct 01, 2017 - 4:06 PM

Aktivitas dan pemandangan yang disuguhkan Seoul tidak akan pernah membuat para wisatawan bosan

Seluruh foto oleh Marguerite de Leon/Rappler

Investigators probe Air France A380 after engine blowout

Oct 01, 2017 - 7:46 AM

(3rd UPDATE) Passengers recount hearing a loud bang followed by violent shaking, before the plane made an emergency landing

JUMBO PLANE. A file photo of the Airbus A380 of AirFrance after landing in Cancun, Mexico on November 27, 2013. Elizabeth Ruiz/AFP

Cebu’s tourism remains vibrant despite foreign travel warnings

Sep 29, 2017 - 9:00 AM

Superintendent Jonathan Cabal of the Central Visayas police calls on foreign embassies to lift the travel warnings they have issued on the region since 2016

Seoul patrol: 9 awesome attractions in South Korea's capital

Sep 28, 2017 - 8:00 PM

Thanks to the tons of sights and activities for the eager tourist, you'll never be bored in Seoul

Panel falls from plane in Japan, second case in a week

Sep 28, 2017 - 2:15 PM

A panel weighing 3 kilograms falls from a plane onto a factory near Tokyo, Japanese officials say, the country's second case in a week

In this file photo, an All Nippon Airways (ANA) Airbus A321 aircraft takes off from Haneda international airport in Tokyo on August 2, 2017. Toshifumi Kitamura/AFP

6 ways to enjoy beautiful, underrated Rizal

Sep 27, 2017 - 7:00 PM

The Pinto Art Museum, Luljetta's hanging gardens and spa, Masungi Georeserve – here are just some of the things you can do in Rizal

UNDERSTATED BEAUTY. The underrated Rizal province has destinations worth exploring.  All photos by Rhea Claire Madarang/Rappler unless otherwise specified. Photo by Nicole Reyes

Syahrini jalani pemeriksaan terkait kasus First Travel

Sep 27, 2017 - 6:38 PM

Hari ini Syahrini hadir di Bareskrim Mabes Polri untuk menjalani pemeriksaan terkait dugaan keterkaitannya dengan First Travel

DIPERIKSA. Penyanyi Syahrini keluar dari kendaraan untuk menjalani pemeriksaan kasus biro perjalanan First Travel di Bareskrim Mabes Polri, Jakarta, Rabu (27/9). Syahrini diperiksa Bareskrim Polri sebagai saksi atas kasus dugaan penipuan oleh First Travel. Foto oleh Fandi/ANTARA FOTO

INFOGRAPHIC: How using your phone can save you 45 minutes

Sep 27, 2017 - 6:03 PM

It’s the average travel time of commuters in the Philippines – and you can spend it doing other things if you use your mobile phone as a wallet!

Chinatown Bandung, tempat kuliner dan selfie bernuansa Tiongkok

Sep 27, 2017 - 12:21 PM

Chinatown Bandung menyajikan beragam fasilitas dan produk bernuansa Tiongkok

CHINATOWN BANDUNG. Tempat wisata bertema oriental, Chinatown Bandung yang berlokasi di Jalan Klenteng Kota Bandung. Foto oleh Yuli Saputra/Rappler

North Korea, Venezuela, Chad among 8 countries on new U.S. travel ban

Sep 25, 2017 - 7:42 AM

(UPDATED) Sudan, one of 6 majority-Muslim countries on the original travel ban, is removed from the list, leaving 8 nations with complete or partial blocks on travel to the United States

AIRPORT ARRIVALS. People walk through international arrivals at terminal four at John F. Kennedy (JFK) airport on June 26, 2017 in New York City. Spencer Platt/Getty Images/AFP

Lufthansa chief eyes up to 78 Air Berlin planes

Sep 21, 2017 - 3:49 PM

Top priority is 'stabilizing' the status of some 38 aircraft Lufthansa already 'wet-leases' – including their crews – from the smaller firm

The logos of German airlines Air Berlin (R) and Lufthansa (L) are pictured on aircrafts on the tarmac at the Tegel airport in Berlin on August 15, 2017. Odd Andersen/AFP

Resorts World Manila sees recovery, fast-tracks expansion

Sep 19, 2017 - 4:30 PM

Foot traffic at the Resorts World Manila complex is almost back up to pre-attack levels, while an expansion of its casino area is eyed for completion by December

A Singapore Minute (Part 5 of 5): When in Tiong Bahru

Sep 14, 2017 - 9:26 PM

If you want to experience the steady, less-frenetic side of Singapore, do consider spending day in this neighborhood. It doesn’t disappoint

Weekly bazaar roundup: artisanal goods and fashion finds

Sep 14, 2017 - 12:30 PM

Spend your hard earned salary wisely at these upcoming bazaars

A Singapore Minute (Part 4 of 5): Bynd Artisan is a DIY paradise

Sep 13, 2017 - 8:30 PM

Get your hands working with personalized projects

CJ Sereno asks lawmakers to choose democracy over partisan interest

Sep 13, 2017 - 1:32 PM

On the impeachment complaint filed against her the Sereno camp says The determinations of the House Committee appear to be inconsistent with its findings and actions in similar proceedings in the past

'IT DOES NOT AFFECT ME.' Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno addresses the impeachment threats against her during a media forum in Cebu City on August 24, 2017. Photo by Gelo Litonjua/Rappler

A Singapore Minute (Part 3 of 5): Tour the city on a Vespa sidecar

Sep 12, 2017 - 8:40 PM

Ride around Singapore in style

Insolvent Air Berlin scraps flights over 'ill' pilots

Sep 12, 2017 - 5:19 PM

Air Berlin filed for insolvency in mid August after its main shareholder Gulf carrier Etihad pulled the plug on its cash lifeline

BARELY SURVIVING. An Air Berlin plane is pictured on the tarmac at the Tegel airport in Berlin on August 15, 2017. Odd Andersen/AFP

A Singapore Minute (Part 2 of 5): iFly Singapore

Sep 11, 2017 - 8:00 PM

Fulfill the dream of flying and skydiving in Sentosa Island

9 lokasi yang harus dikunjungi di India

Sep 11, 2017 - 4:22 PM

Inilah beberapa lokasi yang wajib dikunjungi selain Taj Mahal dan 'Pink City' yang terkenal

INDIA. Banyak sekali bangunan bersejarah dan jalanan yang padat di India, termasuk Amber Fort ini. Semua foto oleh Joshua Berida/Rappler

A Singapore Minute (Part 1 of 5): The National Gallery

Sep 10, 2017 - 9:12 PM

Singapore's National Gallery is a modern art marvel

IN PHOTOS: Around the world with Maria Letizia Dantes

Sep 09, 2017 - 4:16 PM

At just a few years old Marian Rivera and Dingdong Dantes daughter is already a jetsetter

Travel guide: 9 top places to see in India

Sep 06, 2017 - 7:28 PM

Here's what you can see in India aside from the Taj Mahal and the famous pink city

RELIVE THE PAST. Amber Fort's massive courtyards and buildings make you realize how affluent and influential the Maharajas were during their heyday.