The 38th ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF 2019) which took place from January 16 to 18, 2019 in the picturesque city of Ha Long successfully ended with impressive developments, showing a stronger force in the appeal and charm of Association of the Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) destinations.
Chef Anthony Joseph Ante III, otherwise called Chef Nino, celebrated the Lunar New Year with his new Waterfront Insular Hotel Davao family after being formally appointed as Property Executive Chef.
Witerary by Jojie Alcantara (column name in SunStar Davao) Ha Long City in Quang Ninh Province of Vietnam is a quiet but blossoming town right in the heart of the UNESCO World Heritage Site Halong Bay. Quite laid back from other touristy cities, the roads are wide and without traffic (maybe peak season is different). Apart from Ha Long Bay cruises which is the major attraction, it also offers beach activities, nature treks, local food and night markets. Divided into two main areas, there is Hon Gai on the other side of the bridge where local life, culture and food can be experienced. Bai Chay is the central tourist area on the other side where Ha Long Bay is dotted with luxury cruises or replicas of Chinese junk boat tours. An artificial beach, restaurants, cafes and varying structures from high end resorts to boutique hotels are lined along the bay. Many building constructions are on the way, preparing Ha Long to become the next busy destination. Ha Long Bay (Vietnamese: Vịnh Hạ Long) is a …
Vietnam is the host country of the 38th ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) 2019. Held in Ha Long, this country is all ready to create a major and lasting impression on its 1500 delegates.
ig Bad Wolf Book Sale finally comes to Davao with a whopping 1 million books of different genres from popular authors and diverse topics, fiction and non-fiction to bestsellers. These are all to be enjoyed in a nonstop shopping for 24 hours from November 23 to December 2 at the Tent of Azuela Cove.
X-T100 and X-T3: Fujifilm launches next level cameras in Davao for 2 days Now officially in Davao, the latest models of the Fujifilm X-Series of mirrorless digital cameras aim to capture the hearts of Dabawenyos and Mindanaoans with exceptional quality photography and videos. In a two-day event which I hosted and helped organize for Fujifilm Philippines in Seda Hotel Abreeza and in GAP Farming Resort, the media and photographers were treated to a demo launch of mighty newcomers Fujifilm X-T100 and X-T3. The X-T100 is a favorite companion in my travel and video blogging adventures. Compact yet chock-full of cool features, this retro and sleek looking unit is a powerhouse that boasts of a 24.2 megapixel APS-C size sensor, horizontal tilting rear LCD screen, a high magnification electronic viewfinder and an extended battery life of up to 430 frames or 100 minutes of video shooting. For serious photographers aiming for that artistic and professional journey, the Fujifilm X-T3 packs a wallop with the latest innovations in camera technology and a significant jump in upgrade from …
JoshLia, one of today’s most popular love teams, is back on television, this time with Kris Aquino, to bring lessons on love and family to SKY Pay-Per-View viewers with the airing of “I Love You Hater” until November 9.
National Book Store is bringing its Book Binge Bazaar to Davao City for the first time. Thousands of books will be available for as low as P75. It’s happening at Function Room 1, SMX Davao, 3rd Level, SM Lanang Premier, from 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM on October 25, 26, 27, and 28, 2018.
Entertainment for the entire family make their way to every SKY home this October as Star Cinema on SKY Pay Per View airs a comedy and suspense movie, and a boxing match.
The Ateneo Marketing Club (AMARC), composed of fourth year Marketing students of Ateneo de Davao University, once again invited me for another workshop through their moderator, Ms. Donna Abrina.