Archive for the “Vacation” Category
Friday October 12th, 2018 • By jsantiago
After six months of beauty rest, Boracay Island will once again open its doors to tourists. While it is true that there will be stricter rules when the island reopens, it is no doubt that excitement from both local and foreign travelers are building up as the day of the reopening draws near.
Wondering where to stay? As of this writing, the Department of Tourism has only accredited 25 hotels…
Thursday August 30th, 2018 • By jsantiago
Despite its closure, Boracay remains one of the bests in the world. Proof to this is the numerous recognitions it has received throughout the years from both local and international prestigious travel sites and award-giving bodies. Recently, it was hailed as the Best Island in the World outside of the US for 2017 by readers of the prestigious Condé Nast Traveler.
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Aside from its…
Wednesday August 29th, 2018 • By jsantiago
Excited for Boracay’s reopening? Before you plan your trip, here are some helpful tips on how to explore and enjoy the magnificent island.
Voted as the Best Island in the World outside of the US for 2017 by readers of the prestigious Condé Nast Traveler, Boracay, is undeniably one of the best destinations in the world. It is a tropical island located approximately 315km south of Manila and 2km…
Friday May 25th, 2018 • By jsantiago
Traveling to one of the best islands in the world such as Boracay can be quite a challenge especially if you’re traveling with family. This is especially true when you travel with kids. Thus, looking for family hotels in Boracay is imperative. Luckily, even if Boracay is known for its vibrant nightlife, there are 5 star hotels that are perfect for a family beach escape.
Discovery Shores in Station…
Wednesday May 23rd, 2018 • By jsantiago
Boracay is indeed one of the best islands in the world. Proof to this are the numerous recognitions that the island receive from various prestigious international and local award-giving bodies. Apart from its picturesque sunset, crystalline waters and powdery white sands, it is home to many five star hotels, both from international and local chains. Why choose to stay in five star hotels in Boracay? Here are some benefits…
Tuesday February 6th, 2018 • By jsantiago
If it’s your first time to visit Boracay, you might be like other first-time tourists who think that the whole island is a resort. Although there are approximately more than 350 privately owned resorts in Boracay, ranging from affordable types to high-end accommodations, the island likewise comprises of residential areas and other business establishments.
If your idea of a best Boracay resort connotes luxury and elegance, you…
Friday December 15th, 2017 • By jsantiago
Thinking of the holiday season is quite exciting: the endless gift giving, unending gatherings and of course, the delicious food. But as Christmas starts comes closer, it becomes a little too overwhelming, considering you have to keep up with the excruciating road traffic, crowded malls, careful budgeting and the list goes on. After the tiring preparations, you deserve to spend quality time with your family and loved ones, away from…
Tuesday December 12th, 2017 • By jsantiago
Cool breeze. Calm waves. Starry nights.
Is the pursuit of a perfect Yuletide escapade seem farfetched? As the Philippines is abundantly blessed with amazing destinations, Boracay still dominantly shines above the rest. Thus, the best destination for an exciting Christmas beach holiday. A recipient of various recognitions including the recently concluded 2017 Conde Nast Traveler’s Reader’s Choice Awards as the World’s Best Island, Boracay never ceases to…
Tuesday December 13th, 2016 • By Blessy Townes
Boracay Island has captivated hearts because of its versatility. If you long for a peaceful, serene and relaxing getaway but would like to socialize at the same time, Boracay is the perfect destination. Most people already know the island as a popular summer destination but over the years it has also grown to be recognized as an exhilarating place to welcome the New Year. But where is the best New…
Tuesday November 22nd, 2016 • By Blessy Townes
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Are you looking for family friendly resorts in the Philippines? Search no more as Discovery Shores is among the best resorts that can ensure a fun, memorable and excellent family vacation at one of the best islands in the world.
Discovery Shores Boracay is an award-winning resort and is a member of the Preferred Hotels and Resorts’ Lifestyle Collection. It is also part of Travel…