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New San Vicente airport in Palawan to boost local tourism industry

Jun 24, 2017 - 9:24 PM

The airport can accommodate only private planes for now but Mayor Maria Carmela Alvarez says it will operate commercially by the last quarter of this year or early next year

REGIONAL AIRPORT. The San Vicente Airport's terminal building. Photo courtesy of San Vicente Info Section

Green groups: Lopez is 'right choice' for DENR post

Jun 21, 2016 - 4:31 PM

UPDATED But environmentalists also urge Gina Lopez to make a strong statement rejecting environmentally destructive projects her own family is pushing for

Metro cities mark Earth Day with clean-up drives, info campaigns

Apr 22, 2015 - 8:08 PM

Las Piñas Malabon and Makati do their share in saving the environment – from protecting a mangrove forest to easing flooding and improving air quality

Miss Earth candidates and hundreds of volunteers from various environmental groups in a coastal clean up at Freedom Island in Las Pinas on April 22, 2015 in celebration of the 45th World Earth Day with the theme "Its our Time to Lead" Photo by Joel Leporada/Rappler

Climbing Mt. Daraitan

May 03, 2014 - 5:29 PM

The climb was grueling for me despite regular weekly visits to the gym but the views and photos of the majestic sights were worth it

Technology, travel and 'tweet tourism'

Oct 07, 2013 - 5:40 PM

A new conference tackles the impact of technology on tourism and hospitality

INSTAGRAM.COM/NINATEROL. The social network Instagram has fast become a favorite among travelers because of its simple interface and photo-enhancing features

IN PHOTOS: Isabela's Bambanti festival

Mar 07, 2013 - 1:09 PM

Ilagan City s festival of scarecrows hopes to attract more investors to the province while starting a new tradition

WELCOME TO BAMBANTI VILLAGE. Isabela's Bambanti Festival pays homage to Filipino farmers and Filipino produce, aside from offering thanksgiving for good climate. All photos by Jerald Uy