Hainan Island, “China’s Hawaii”, Now Visa-Free for Filipinos & 58 Other Nations

Hainan Island visa-free

The Philippines is among 59 countries that have been given visa-free privileges for Hainan Island in China. Filipinos can now visit Hainan Island visa-free for 30 days starting May 1, 2018 in a bid to boost the are area’s tourism initiatives. Hainan Island is now visa-free to 59 countries starting May 1. (Getty Images) Referred to as “China’s More...

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Billy Coleen pre-wedding
By Rafael Tomas Cruz On Friday, April 20th, 2018

WATCH Billy Crawford Coleen Garcia Pre-Wedding Save the Date Video

Before their wedding today in Balesin, the pre-wedding video of Billy Crawford and Coleen Garcia was released online by Nice Print Photography shot in Koh Samui, Thailand. Watch it below. Billy Crawford and Coleen More...

Rachelle Ann Go wedding
By Ramon Jose On Friday, April 20th, 2018

WATCH Rachelle Ann Go & Martin Spies Wedding Video Goes Viral

Here it is, a glimpse of the wedding of Rachelle Ann Go and Martin Spies in Boracay. It was a very intimate wedding at the Shangri-La Boracay Resort and Spa last Wednesday attended only by close friends and family. More...

Rachelle Ann Go wedding
By Rafael Tomas Cruz On Wednesday, April 18th, 2018

PHOTOS Rachelle Ann Go Wedding to Martin Spies at Shangri-La Boracay

Contrary to an earlier report that the wedding of Rachelle Ann Go was April 19, she actually married Martin Spies today in Boracay. Photos of the wedding confirms the event which occurred Wednesday afternoon attended More...

Boracay tourist cap
By Jason Lewis Corpuz On Wednesday, April 11th, 2018

Tourist Cap for Boracay: Government Eyeing Limited Entry When it Reopens

The number of tourists entering Boracay may be limited once it re-opens after rehabilitation. A daily tourist cap may be implemented to protect Boracay and its natural resources. Though nothing is final yet, the More...

glass bottom pool
By Brando Co On Wednesday, April 11th, 2018

Brave Enough to Swim in This Glass-Bottomed Pool 42 Floors Above the Ground?

Afraid of height? Then this swimming pool is definitely not for you! Not only is it located on the 42nd floor with views of the ground below, the swimming pool has a glass bottom and the view you get is straight More...

Miss Universe 2019 Boracay
By Ramon Jose On Wednesday, April 11th, 2018

Miss Universe 2019 in Boracay, Philippines to Show Off Island After Rehabilitation?

Miss Universe 2019 is more than a year away and yet Philippine officials are already talking about hosting it. And in Boracay, no less! And the idea to host Miss Universe 2019 in Boracay came from President Rodrigo More...

Korean cosmetics banned
By Ramon Jose On Tuesday, April 10th, 2018

FDA Warns of Banned Korean Makeup Products Due to High Antimony Content

Korean cosmetic products from Etude House, XTM Style Homme, Aritaum, Skeda, Black Monster, etc. are on the alert list of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of the Philippines. This after some cosmetic products More...

Maya Bay Thailand closed
By Jason Lewis Corpuz On Saturday, April 7th, 2018

Like Boracay, Thailand Closes World-Famous Beach to Halt Environmental Damage

Maya Bay, the backdrop for Leonard DiCaprio’s film ‘The Beach’, has been ordered closed for four months. The Thailand government ordered the closure of Maya Bay so that it can recover from environmental More...

Mariah Carey Manila
By Ramon Jose On Saturday, April 7th, 2018

Mariah Carey Coming Back to Manila in October (Let’s Just Hope She’ll be on Time!)

Pop diva Mariah Carey will return to the Philippines this October. Wilbros Live announced the first Mariah Carey concert in Manila since 2014 on Friday. Mark the date on your calendars: October 26 at the SMART More...