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PhotoWorld Asia 2017 set on January 26-31, 2017

For about two and a half decades now, PhotoWorld Asia (PWA) has continued its primary objective of training individuals in art particularly photography which is a very lucrative activity.

TeacherFest 2016: PLDT Gabay Guro brings biggest tribute for teachers to Davao

On November 27, 2016, Gabay Guro is bringing this huge celebration in Davao at the SMX Convention Center of SM Lanang, Davao City on Sunday at 2pm. The biggest gathering of teachers will be graced by performers Pops Fernandez, MJ Lastimosa, Andrew Wolff, Asias songbird Regine Velasquez-Alcasid, Christian Bautista, Sam Concepcion, Chad Borja, Wency Cornejo, and more.

Roseville Christmas Mansion: Christmas spirit all year round

It took Frances Quilban, a businesswoman, three months to furnish her newly acquired property in 2015 with things she has sentimental attachments to… that of Christmas ornaments from the smallest to the biggest.

The Mount Apo Boulder Face Challenge 2016

Mount Apo, Philippines’ tallest and most majestic stratovolcano, stands proudly at an elevation of 2,954m above sea level. Regarded as the Grandfather of Philippine Mountains (in etymology, although apo means grandchild, it is also a term used in respect for old people), the view at the peak overlooking Davao region is simply breathtaking.

New Breed of Amihan Team © Jojie Alcantara

Mati’s new breed of Amihan Team

The new Amihan Team is composed of 27 young boys and girls who are being honed by the same trainor and father figure responsible for producing champs in the first batch of the Amihan Boys. These are the young local skimboarders in my beloved birthplace of Mati, Davao Oriental.

Samal: Tripping with Tridacna

Four species of giant clams were transplanted in the 14-hectare Marine Reserve in Barangay Adecor, Kaputian District of Samal Island, one among the program’s successful sites. The site is a marine protected area recovering from illegal and overfishing practices. The DNSC Marine Reserve Park has now become part of the tourism package of Visit Samal Tours.

F&B Manager Chel Galang Yabut

Marco Polo Davao appoints new Food & Beverage Manager

I had the pleasure of meeting Marco Polo Davao’s new Food & Beverage Manager, Ms. Ma. Consuelo Galang-Yabut, during a media luncheon at the Polo Bistro.