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

Stunning Sandbar in Southern Palawan

By Keith Anthony S. Fabro White sandbar surrounded by crystal-clear turquoise waters: sounds like the idyllic northern Palawan escape, right? Actually, there’s also an underrated one in southern Palawan (hint: it’s not in Balabac) you should check out soon before it gets crowded. I and my high school friends first saw its striking photo on … Continue reading Stunning Sandbar in Southern Palawan

Busuanga identifies potential tourist attractions

By Keith Anthony S. Fabro The Busuanga municipal tourism office has pinpointed some of its potential tourist attractions and activities it can offer to further boost the town’s tourism industry. Busuanga tourism chief Allan Angelo Davatos said the town has so much to bring to the table aside from its Calauit Safari Park, as it … Continue reading Busuanga identifies potential tourist attractions

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’

Busuanga’s Dugong Watching educates tourists on species, seagrass habitat conservation

By Keith Anthony S. Fabro There’s more to Busuanga than its famed Calauit Safari Park. Off the northern coast of Calauit Island, tourist boats line up as spectators dive into the shallow teal waters to see the charismatic dugong grazing on the seagrass meadows. Dugong watching has become a new thing in Busuanga since it was opened to … Continue reading Busuanga’s Dugong Watching educates tourists on species, seagrass habitat conservation

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 eyes Brooke’s Point as Palawan’s agri-tourism center

By Keith Anthony S. Fabro With the launching of Brooke’s Point AgriWorld on Tuesday, March 19, the Department of Tourism (DOT) said it sees the potential of the first class southern Palawan town to evolve someday into a center of agri-tourism in the province. DOT MIMAROPA Regional Director Danilo Intong said Brooke’s Point has so … Continue reading DOT MIMAROPA eyes Brooke’s Point as Palawan’s agri-tourism center