UPDATED List of Boracay Accredited Hotels Now at 115 as of October 20

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Boracay is ready to reopen. (ABS CBN PR) The Boracay Inter-Agency Task Force has updated its official list of accredited hotels. From the previous list of 68 earlier this months, the accredited hotels are now 115. Boracay is set to re-open on October 26. In an announcement posted on the Department of Tourism (DOT) Facebook page, the Boracay Inter-Agency More...

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PAL Flight Attendant Feeding Elderly Passenger Earns Praise: Who is She?

PAL flight attendant ‘Chet’ deserves all the praises she’s been getting. (Facebook) A Philippine Airlines flight attendant is heaping praise and admiration online for a photo posted about her. More...

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By Brando Co On Thursday, July 12th, 2018

Palawan & Cebu Voted World’s Best Islands 2018, Boracay Nowhere on List

Two of the Philippines’ best islands are among the world’s best, again! Palawan and Cebu made it to the 2018 World Best Islands list by Travel + Leisure magazine. Palawan continues to enthrall tourists More...

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By Randy Antonio On Sunday, April 22nd, 2018

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

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By Jason Lewis Corpuz On Saturday, April 7th, 2018

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

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By Jason Lewis Corpuz On Thursday, April 5th, 2018

PAL Reduces Flights to Boracay But Adds More to Other Tourist Destinations

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By Randy Antonio On Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018

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