Chinese investors plan to build a condotel in Bataraza

By Keith Anthony S. Fabro The Bataraza municipal government is hopeful that the Chinese investors who visited the town last week will push through with their plan to build a condotel in Barangay Buliluyan where the international port sits. Bataraza mayor Abraham Ibba said the investors met with him to inform him of their plan … Continue reading Chinese investors plan to build a condotel in Bataraza

20 Must-see Attractions in Busuanga Proving it’s ‘The Last Shade of Paradise’

By Keith Anthony S. Fabro Tucked away in northern Palawan, Busuanga is a small island town with big tourism potential awaiting discovery. Offering lots of opportunities to disconnect with life’s hubbub and reconnect with nature sans the crowd, this up-and-coming tourist destination, dubbed as “the last shade of paradise,” is an ideal alternative to the … Continue reading 20 Must-see Attractions in Busuanga Proving it’s ‘The Last Shade of Paradise’

Unexplored Tourist Spots in Palawan You Have to Add to Your Itinerary

By Keith Anthony S. Fabro Palawan Island is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful places in the country. And contrary to popular belief, there is so much more to the island other than the famed El Nido and Coron. In fact, there are many other options when it comes to tourist spots in Palawan that are just as … Continue reading Unexplored Tourist Spots in Palawan You Have to Add to Your Itinerary

7 Cheap Hotels in Palawan Ideal for the Solo Traveler

By Keith Anthony S. Fabro Looking for a great accommodation that caters to solo flyer could sometimes be daunting. But there is no need to fret as there are many cheap hotels in Palawan for those going solo. In fact, it has everything for all types of solo travelers. Whether you’re in the lookout for a stylish … Continue reading 7 Cheap Hotels in Palawan Ideal for the Solo Traveler

Brooke’s Point launches ‘Adopt-a-Step’ program to develop Eco Park

By Keith Anthony S. Fabro The Brooke’s Point municipal government launched Thursday, March 21, the Adopt-a-Step program that would get locals to help in developing the town’s Ecological Park in Barangay Tubtub. Mayor Mary Jean Feliciano said the project would encourage the residents to invest in eco-tourism development through voluntarily donating P1,500 for every stair … Continue reading Brooke’s Point launches ‘Adopt-a-Step’ program to develop Eco Park

Brooke’s Point targets to reach 30,000 tourist arrivals in 2019

By Keith Anthony S. Fabro Agri-tourism powerhouse Brooke’s Point is gearing up its tourism stakeholders and attractions as part of its bid to welcome up to 30,000 tourists this 2019, or higher than last year’s 20,000. Town tourism chief Arlene Piramide said they are currently focusing on improving their existing tourist sites and developing a … Continue reading Brooke’s Point targets to reach 30,000 tourist arrivals in 2019

DOT MIMAROPA, LGU Brooke’s Point inaugurate tourist info center

The Department of Tourism (DOT) formally turned over a P2-million tourism information center to the Municipality of Brooke’s Point on Monday, March 18, during the opening of the town’s weeklong 14th Pista Y Ang Kaniyog’n. In an inauguration ceremony, DOT MIMAROPA Regional Director Danilo Intong finally transferred the building’s ownership to the local government unit … Continue reading DOT MIMAROPA, LGU Brooke’s Point inaugurate tourist info center

Exploring Southern Palawan: Bataraza’s Alluring Kapangyan Falls

I wanted to stay longer – at least an hour more – in Lalatuan Falls, but it’s time to leave, said our tour leader, Bataraza tourism officer Junaide “Jun” Dawili. Time check: 1 p.m. Sir Jun told us we needed to start trekking downhill toward our final destination, Kapangyan Falls. Still we’re in the mountains … Continue reading Exploring Southern Palawan: Bataraza’s Alluring Kapangyan Falls

Exploring Southern Palawan: Bataraza’s Splendid Lalatuan Falls

After visiting Bataraza’s Gangub Cave on Friday afternoon, our escapade continued on Saturday when we’re scheduled to hike up a mountain in Barangay Malihud where the splendid Lalatuan Falls is located. We’re supposed to leave the town proper exactly 8 a.m. but we had to wait for my two high school friends who travelled all … Continue reading Exploring Southern Palawan: Bataraza’s Splendid Lalatuan Falls

Exploring Southern Palawan: Bask in the Countryside Calm of Brooke’s Point Town

Brooke’s Point is an oasis of countryside calm. Just around 4 hours south of Puerto Princesa City, this town is definitely a destination not to be missed, especially when you want to have a break from your hectic schedule to experience the laidback rural life in Palawan. Here, I’ve featured 6 places that prove this … Continue reading Exploring Southern Palawan: Bask in the Countryside Calm of Brooke’s Point Town