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New List of Items Banned on Plane

MANILA (UPDATE) – Tear gas, disguised lighters, and gun replicas. These are just some of the items that airplane passengers flying out of the Philippines are prohibited to bring in their carry-on and checked-in baggage. The Department of Transportation and Communications-Office of Transportation Security recently released a revised list of...

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Airline Fuel Surcharges Removed

This is good news (I hope so!) for frequent travelers like us! Just last night I heard the news that CAB (Civil Aeronautics Board) passed a resolution that orders the removal of the airline fuel surcharges which was signed on Wednesday. It’s expected to take effect on Monday. I know...

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Vigan named one of New 7 Wonders Cities

I just can’t help but feel proud about learning from the news that we got another spot in New Wonders list and this time — for Vigan which is hailed as one of the New Wonder Cities. Here’s a snippet of the news courtesy of Rappler.com MANILA, Philippines – Ilocos...

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No-Visa Requirement to Japan for Philippines

For those who are excited like me, here’s the latest pubic announcement from the Embassy of Japan website about the lift of visa requirements to the Philippines, Indonesia and Vietnam. False Alarm, guys… :P Recently, false news have been circulating regarding the Japanese Visa for nationals of the Philippines, Indonesia...

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The Best Time To Book A Plane Ticket, According To New Study

I find this post of Suzy Strutner from The Huffington Post so I decided to share it with you guys, my fellow travelers. If this data is still true as of this writing, then this is really a big help! Here’s an excerpt of the post. Finally, there’s a scientific...

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No Mileage Expiry with Mabuhay Miles!

Oh yes, I maybe late on posting this but I just read the email from PAL which I want to share to those who haven’t read the same email yet. Here’s the good news from PAL. No Mileage Expiry!!   Good News!! Miles shall NO longer expire for active members.  ...

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Travel News: Japan lifts visa requirement for ASEAN countries

This is a very good news for travelers like us. I just hope that people will not abuse this. Here’s the excerpt of the news. World Bulletin/News Desk Japan has lifted visa requirements for a number of ASEAN countries including Thailand and Malaysia to help spur the nation’s tourism industry...

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The Man Who Traveled the World Without a Single Flight

Reading this article from Graham Hughes himself in telegraph.co.uk makes me remember this part of the song from Little River Band. If there’s one thing in my life that’s missing It’s the time that I spend alone Sailing on the cool and bright clear water I see myself as an...