Rediscover this five-star Makati hotel on Father’s Day weekend

Even if you can’t bring your dad to the Land of Smiles because of the pandemic, you can still make him feel the warm Thai hospitality just in the corner of Ayala, Makati and EDSA and make your Father’s Day a memorable celebration. Dusit Thani Hotels & Resorts has been operating since 1948 and is… Continue reading Rediscover this five-star Makati hotel on Father’s Day weekend

Remembering those who serve: Okada Manila’s sweet initiative

It’s a given that with health protocols still in place, this Father’s Day will see a flurry of activities for the delivery apps and our GrabFood riders. From early morning until the evening, they would be hard at work, fulfilling deliveries, and bringing food choices to countless families who would be celebrating at home. But… Continue reading Remembering those who serve: Okada Manila’s sweet initiative

Japan to issue vaccine passport for travel abroad

TOKYO, Japan (AFP) — Japan said on Thursday it will make a vaccine passport available from a next month for Japanese travellers, as governments around the world experiment with ways to relaunch tourism and business trips. “We are preparing to issue a certificate of vaccination for those who need one… when they visit foreign countries,”… Continue reading Japan to issue vaccine passport for travel abroad

Royal Caribbean delays trip after 8 crew test Covid-19 positive

NEW YORK, United States (AFP) — Royal Caribbean is pushing back the maiden voyage of a new ship by a month after eight crew members tested positive for Covid-19, the company’s chief executive said. “Two steps forward and one step back!” Chief Executive Michael Bayley said in a Facebook post Tuesday night that announced the… Continue reading Royal Caribbean delays trip after 8 crew test Covid-19 positive

First Modern Port in Borac, Palawan is Now Complete

The Philippines is very much known to the rest of the world as a tropical paradise. Blessed with countless numbers of beautiful and amazing beaches, tourists flock to the country to experience this. Standing out from the list of the best beaches in the country is Palawan. In fact, Palawan has even been named the… Continue reading First Modern Port in Borac, Palawan is Now Complete

Travel through time: Celebrate Independence weekend at these dine-and-tour heritage places in Metro Manila

As we celebrate Independence Day, here are some of the must-visit heritage places in Metro Manila where you can dine and enjoy sumptuous food even while raining. Be amazed by their colonial architectural designs and structures as they give you a glimpse of our rich history as a nation. Palacio De Memoria Built in the… Continue reading Travel through time: Celebrate Independence weekend at these dine-and-tour heritage places in Metro Manila

Philippine Airlines explains side on LAX issue

There’s a looming issue brewing between our flag carrier, Philippine Airlines (PAL), and the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). The issue revolves around the unilateral step taken by LAX to transfer the PAL flights to the newly built Midfield Satellite Concourse (MSC) of the Tom Bradley International Terminal (TBIT). On the face of it, it… Continue reading Philippine Airlines explains side on LAX issue

The wide open sea beckons (Vaccine required)

Regent Seven Seas Cruises announces The World’s Most Luxurious Fleet’s return to sailing THE WORLD’S MOST LUXURIOUS FLEET All five ships of Regent Seven Seas Cruises will be back on the ocean by early 2022, the year of the company’s 30th anniversary Having already announced the September return of Seven Seas Splendor, Regent Seven Seas… Continue reading The wide open sea beckons (Vaccine required)

US eases travel warning to countries including Olympics host Japan

by Shaun TANDON WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — The United States on Tuesday eased its warnings against travel to a number of major nations including Olympics host Japan, raising hopes that widespread vaccinations will bring a return to normal travel. Close US allies and neighbors including Canada, Mexico, France and Germany also received upgrades, with… Continue reading US eases travel warning to countries including Olympics host Japan

Takoyaki Pancake Recipe: No Takoyaki Maker Needed

Takoyaki seems impossible to make at home without a takoyaki maker. How do you get those perfect balls without it? But nobody said takoyaki has to be a certain shape. (Unless, of course, there’s a rule that we missed out on.) This takoyaki pancake recipe proves that you can get the savory flavors of the… Continue reading Takoyaki Pancake Recipe: No Takoyaki Maker Needed