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A Fiesta in Sabtang Island, Batanes

A Fiesta in Sabtang Island, Batanes   Sabtang Island is one of three inhabited islands of Batanes, the northernmost province in the Philippines. It is here where you can see traditional stone houses that Batanes is known for. It is also here where you can find the finest weavers of Batanes known for making the vakul, a traditional …

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Nueva Vizcaya Celebrates Grand Ammungan Festival

Nueva Vizcaya Celebrates Grand Ammungan Festival   The Province of Nueva Vizcaya will be celebrating 177th Spanish Settlement Anniversary on May 19-24, 2016 dubbed as Grand Ammungan Festival.   Festival Executive Committee Director General Maybelle Blossom Sevillena said this year’s theme is “Nueva Vizcaya: Agtultuloy nga Agkaykaysa”( translated as Nueva Vizcaya: A Continuing Unity).   …

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Cagayan Valley seen as adventure tourism hub

Cagayan Valley seen as adventure tourism hub Philippine Star, May 6, 2016   The Department of Tourism is pushing Cagayan Valley as an international adventure tourism hub to take advantage of its caves, mountains and islands.   Describing the region as the country’s “caving capital” for the numerous caves in its mountain ranges, the DOT-Cagayan …

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TOURISM PROMOTIONS BOARD WINS AWARD FROM MERRELL

TOURISM PROMOTIONS BOARD WINS AWARD FROM MERRELL The Tourism Promotions Board (TPB) was recognized by Merrell, the high-performance footwear brand, for their unrelenting support not just to Merrell’s “Getaway To Adventure” campaign but also in the promotion of fun, safe and memorable adventures in the country. TPB was also acknowledged for its efforts to promote …

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