Cagayan Valley Captivates Visitors to Ultimate Adventure

Words simply will not do justice to describe the God-given beauty of Cagayan Valley as far as Tourism Secretary Wanda Tulfo Teo is concerned, even as she invited foreigners and Filipinos alike to come and experience the “ultimate tourist adventure” in the northernmost region. Teo hailed the rise of Cagayan Valley (Region 2) as one of continue reading

DOT’s newly appointed official vows to boost Agri-Eco Tourism

The newly appointed Undersecretary of the Department of Tourism (DOT) Silvino Tejada said on Tuesday that he will push through reforms to boost the agritourism and ecotourism in the country while helping the department achieve its six-year tourism development plan. Speaking in a press briefing, DOT Secretary Wanda Corazon Tulfo-Teo said she has confidence in continue reading

DOT pushes for more tourist rest areas

After a hearty meal or long hours of travel, part of every tourist’s itinerary is the essential need for rest areas. The Department of Tourism (DOT) is strengthening its resolve to make every trip more comfortable with the promotion of more rest areas around the country.   “As visitors flock to our tourist destinations, the continue reading

Heirloom rice menus flourish at MFM

It’s carbo-overload for excited foodies who queued up for a taste of a wide variety of heirloom rice dish, at “Flavors of the Philippines”, during the first day of Madrid Fusion Manila 2017 on Thursday at SMX in Pasay City.   Organized by the Department of Tourism in collaboration with the Department of Agriculture, the Luzon and continue reading

Teo cites farm tourism’s bright prospects at MFM

TOURISM Secretary Wanda Tulfo-Teo said the resounding success of Madrid Fusion Manila has underscored yet again the integral role of farming, which bears a potential economic impact on tourism.   Teo cited prestigious gastronomy event as a grand showcase of how the country farm produce turn into finest world-class culinary recipe.   The Tourism Chief continue reading

Calayan Island welcomes its first cruise ship visit

The M/S Caledonian Sky conveying 76 guests and 13 staffs from the Zeghram expeditions docked in the island of Calayan, Philippines. Majority of the guests are from the United States of America aged 60-85 years old. The guests explored the unexploited forests and soaked up the sun in the fine white sand beaches of the continue reading