Local News

Central Philippine University Switches Christmas Lights On

Just recently, Central Philippine University held a ceremonial switch on of Christmas lights followed by a grand firework display at the university grounds. The event was attended by public officials, members of the Board of Trustees, the Alumni Board, University administrators, and guests. Guests were then led to the Educational Media Center for the Alumni… Continue reading Central Philippine University Switches Christmas Lights On

Feature Stories

Of Guimbal and Richard Garin

Guimbal, a fourth class municipality nestled within Iloilo province, seats nine kilometers away from the blue waters of the Panay Gulf. Over the years, the municipality has been lauded for its achievements – cited as the ‘most business-friendly local government unit’ in a fourth to six class municipal category by the Philippine Chamber of Commerce;… Continue reading Of Guimbal and Richard Garin

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TriMeridian, a Trusted Travel Partner

TriMeridian Travels, with main office nestled along Valeria Street, offers a range of services that will definitely help everyone achieve their 'travel goals'. The company offers domestic and international ticketing, travel tours, hotel booking, cruise booking, and visa processing. “TriMeridian Travels is a young dynamic company based in Iloilo City, Philippines. That is accredited by… Continue reading TriMeridian, a Trusted Travel Partner

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Boracay Hailed ‘Best Island in Asia’

The island of Boracay was recently lauded 'best island in Asia' for 2019 by Conde Nast Traveler in its 2019 Readers' Choice Awards. Penang in Malaysia placed 3rd and Bali in Indonesia placed 5th. Other notable destinations included in the list were Cebu and Visayas islands. This was the verdict according to 600,000 voters in… Continue reading Boracay Hailed ‘Best Island in Asia’

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Iloilo River Esplanade May Be Reopened To Cyclists

City of Love's famed Iloilo River Esplanade may be reopened to cyclists according to Iloilo City Councilor Jose Efrain 'Jay' Treňas. A biking advocate himself, Jay Treňas revealed his plan during the Gran Fondo New York Asian Championship biking tournament recently held at the Iloilo Business Park. In an article by Rappler, the city councilor… Continue reading Iloilo River Esplanade May Be Reopened To Cyclists

Feature Stories

Feel Trip in Puerto Princesa

Puerto Princesa, officially the City of Puerto Princesa, is a first class highly urbanized city in the Philippines. A dream destination to many, the city has been lauded several times as the cleanest and greenest in the entire nation. Puerto Princesa is located west of the Province of Palawan, and included in the 38 independent… Continue reading Feel Trip in Puerto Princesa

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Farmspiration: Tales of Hope

'Agriculture is dying' is the sentiment of not just some, but many Filipinos. In a world where you can work and earn money in an air conditioned setting, less and less people are choosing agriculture - albeit, a road less traveled. Agriculture is one of the most important sectors in the community but it is… Continue reading Farmspiration: Tales of Hope

Local News

EON Travel and Tours Opens New Visa Center and Business Office

Established in 1998, EON Travel and Tours is the third business enterprise under the EON Group of Companies owned by Mr Felicito 'Felix' H. Tiu in Iloilo City. Over the years, EON has been regarded as the trusted travel concierge brand in the region. The once airline ticketing office extended it services by offering inbound… Continue reading EON Travel and Tours Opens New Visa Center and Business Office

Hotels & Spaces

Exploring the New Boracay with Cocoloco

Have to be honest, we all have mixed feelings with Boracay's recent closure and rehabilitation – some of us ecstatic, some of us not. The Boracay we all got accustomed to is far different from the Boracay it is now. Join me as I explore the new Boracay – some side of it – with… Continue reading Exploring the New Boracay with Cocoloco

Hotels & Spaces

Park Inn by Radisson Opens In Iloilo

Long awaited Park Inn by Radisson is finally open in Iloilo. SM Hotels and Conventions Corp (SMHCC) is proud to announce its opening today, April 4th. Park Inn by Radisson Iloilo is the third Park Inn in SMHCC's portfolio and is the first hotel under its licensing agreement with Radisson Hotel Group (RHG). The hotels… Continue reading Park Inn by Radisson Opens In Iloilo