Tag Archives: travel

July 8, 2016

The end of 2016’s first half only means one thing for the world traveler

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The comemorative area of the Australian National War Memorial features the Pool of Reflection and the Eternal Flame in honour of those who served for Australia and New Zealand.

June has come to an end and you can look at the second half of the calendar from two angles. You might think that the summery half of 2016 is coming to a close, what with the rainy season dampening your sense of adventure, or, you can choose to think that the bolder and even more adventurous, half Continue Reading


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June 6, 2016

All Aboard! Come Onboard The Rocky Mountaineer Train Tour

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Most Filipinos associate train rides with the daily grind; nothing special, nothing exciting, definitely nothing to look forward to. It’s time to change that. Let The Rocky Mountaineer Tour break down everything you know about locomotive travel and rebuild it from the first steel railroad bar down to the final spike. The Rocky Mountaineer Tour Continue Reading


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June 3, 2016

Where can 100 take you? 

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For 100 winners in 100 days, it can take them anywhere. 100 is a big number for Philippine National Bank (PNB) this year, as 2016 marks their centennial. To show just how thankful they are to clients who have made PNB their bank of choice for all those years, PNB  set up a grand raffle in partnership with Philippine Continue Reading


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May 24, 2016

Japan on Ice: A Breathtaking Winter

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A couple of months back, we couldn’t have been hungrier for sashimi and matcha-flavored treats when news broke out that Filipinos would no longer need visas for traveling to the Land of the Rising beginning mid-2016. Although the announcement was never confirmed by the Japanese Embassy in Manila, it is true that Japan has eased up on visa Continue Reading


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May 10, 2016

Summer Escapades: The Perfect Ten

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Summer is for the adventurous, the lovers of all things and places dreamy and spectacular. Close your eyes, stick out a finger and see where it lands on this list; any of these places are a sure cure for the wanderlust running through your veins and mind. By CHRISTINE S. DAYRIT 1. Argos: Most fascinating cave hotel In Continue Reading


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April 15, 2016

The ABCs of Cruising

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All aboard!  (The Norwegian Star from the Norwegian Cruise Line) More and more travelers are starting to appreciate the beauty of cruising. Why? Because there is something absolutely liberating about feeling the wind in your hair while sailing through the open sea (cue: Jack and Rose aboard the Titanic.) It’s also a great place to meet Continue Reading


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April 12, 2016

The Greatest Summer Escapes Yet with Shangri-La + Cathay Pacific

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Missed your favorite travel fairs? Don’t you worry. The best is yet to come in the Great Escapes Summer Sale, brought to you by Shangri-La Plaza’s first ever travel fair in partnership with Cathay Pacific. (Marline Dualan, Shangri-La Plaza Division Manager-Marketing, Anna Lee, Cathay Pacific Marketing Supervisor, Mike Cheng, Cathay Pacific District Sales Manager, Lala Continue Reading


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April 11, 2016

Fantastic Four: Asia’s most exotic destinations

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The best way out of Asia, is through Asia. Explore the continent ala PeopleAsia by making a stop in these excruciatingly beautiful destinations. And we’re not just talking about the dazzling lights of Tokyo or the busy streets of Hong Kong. We’re talking about the exotic realms that Asia is known for, where magic and myth, Continue Reading


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March 23, 2016

Where to go: PeopleAsia’s Top Travel Picks for Summer

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When you find that your world has become too small, remember that it is anything but. Travel in style to these amazing local destinations. Henann Resort Alona Beach, Bohol Postcard perfect, the Henann Resort is everything guests might associate with “tropical.” From uncomplicated food, an Asian-themed spa treatments, and an attentive staff, it is also Continue Reading


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February 26, 2016

Dazzling Doha

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By PEPPER TEEHANKEE PeopleAsia columnist PEPPER TEEHANKEE explores a modern mecca of fun, culture and luxury in one of the Middle East’s most captivating cities. Four days of shopping, eating, sightseeing and art were definitely not enough. The trip was exciting as I have never been to Doha and have never before flown with Qatar Airways, Continue Reading


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