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Boracay White Beach named in Top 25 Asia's best

Mar 02, 2019 - 9:34 AM

Despite the ongoing rehabilitation, Boracay's White Beach still lands 9th spot in the Top 25 Asia's best beaches list of the TripAdvisor’s 2019 Travelers' Choice Awards

THE BEST. Boracay's White Beach named among the best in Asia in the 2019 Trip Advisor list. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

White Beach boat stations set as Boracay entry points

Sep 23, 2018 - 5:14 PM

The boat stations in White Beach are identified by the Boracay Inter-Agency Task Force as temporary and alternate entry points for Boracay's partial opening

BORACAY REHABILITATION. The island paradise of Boracay is closed for a 6-month rehabilitation. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Boracay still among top 25 beaches in the world

Mar 03, 2018 - 11:17 AM

Boracay's White Beach is also ranked second best in Asia in TripAdvisor's 2018 Traveler's Choice Awards

BEST. Boracay is still part of the world's best beaches. Rappler File Photo

P20M worth of property destroyed in Boracay fire

Jun 18, 2015 - 10:03 PM

No casualties are reported by the Bureau of Fire Protection BFP Boracay The blaze is completely put out by 7:10 am in the morning of June 18

BORA FIRE. Fire strikes Talipapa Bukid in Boracay on June 17, 2015. Twitter photo by Christine SD

Hundreds displaced by Boracay fire

Jun 18, 2015 - 2:13 PM

The fire razes an estimated 105 homes and establishments in Talipapa Bukid but spares resorts and hotels in the island resort

BORA FIRE. Fire strikes Talipapa Bukid in Boracay on June 17, 2015. Twitter photo by Christine SD

Head to 'Borawan' and these 5 unspoiled PH beaches

Mar 29, 2014 - 5:03 PM

Don t have time to book a flight? Consider camping at one of these beautiful beaches that are only a few hours away from Manila

Discovering the beauty of the Camotes Islands by accident

Feb 01, 2014 - 12:00 PM

How post Sinulog plans gone wrong led to the accidental discovery of a hidden island paradise

DISCOVER CAMOTES. A small group of islands in the Visayan sea, the Camotes islands are ripe for discovering.

3 PH beaches in CNN's 100 best beaches

May 31, 2013 - 12:43 PM

Palaui Island El Nido and Puka Beach in Boracay make it to the list

EL NIDO, PALAWAN. Majestic limestone formations make El Nido one of the best beaches in the Philippines, and according to CNN, the world. Photo from Shutterstock

Beach and diving time at Moalboal

May 30, 2013 - 4:00 PM

Whether its diving with whale sharks or bumming on the beach with some drinks Moalboal has got you covered

BEAUTIFUL BLUES. While there is not much of a white shore at Panagsama, the waters are crystal-clear

Unspoiled white beaches: Luzon

May 09, 2013 - 3:41 PM

Travel far to these beaches where the crowds are thin to non existent the waters crystal clear and the sands bright white

PICTURE-PERFECT. Calaguas’ beauty is the real thing – raw and unedited, but bursting with color. Photo by Amer Amor