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10 Sinulog Must-do's

Tuesday, Jan 16, 2018

10 Sinulog Must-do's With Sinulog 2018 just around the corner (January 21), people need to know what an amazingly fun and exciting festival it is. From the eye-catching costumes filled with a spectrum of color to the rhythmic dances people just can’t help but join along with, there’s so much to do both in and out of the festivities. But what kind of things can you try out during this Cebuano celebration? Here are a few suggestions you can follow when you arrive. Go with the flow and dance ...

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Mango Beat: 5 Negative Effects of Animal Tourism

Tuesday, Jan 16, 2018

by Martin Ita-as Originally posted on inquirer.net We are all fascinated by animals. From the camouflaging octopus to the powerful lion, man has always been left in awe by how the diverse species of Earth’s fauna look and act. This has led to constant study and observation, sometimes isolating the animal in order to better research them. But with fascination can come greed as many animals have been pulled from their natural habitats just so that they could be displayed for the entertainment ...

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Hand-carry Bag Types

Monday, Jan 15, 2018

Hand-carry Bag Types The proper travel bag is a necessity for any good traveler, especially for hand-carry items. Different people can prefer different bags, but each bag type has its own specialty. If you’re wondering which bag will work for you during your next trip, we give a few descriptions and opinion on which one you might like to bring along the next time you go adventuring. Tote Bags Tote bags are very casual carriers that are easy to open and very accessible. They are often made ...

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Trendsetting Travels: Be a Responsible Traveler

Saturday, Jan 13, 2018

Trendsetting Travels: Be a Responsible Traveler The earth is our home and it is an irreplaceable treasure, with its life-giving waters, lush vegetation, and diverse animal life. But as humankind advances into the modern era, the natural land becomes smaller and climate change begins to rear its ugly head. How can the average traveler do his or her part to preserve the delicate balance of Mother Nature? It’s as simple as being aware of eco-friendly alternatives to your usual travel habits. ...

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Journeys Made Easy: See More with City Passes

Saturday, Jan 13, 2018

Journeys Made Easy: See More with City Passes Staying in a major city during your trip to another country? To make the most out of your journey, look into special guided tours or ‘city passes’ that you can get upon arrival. City passes can get you great deals and access to some well-known attractions, sometimes exclusive to that pass. Some perks include being able to get into certain facilities for free or get great discounts on certain services. Not all city passes are made equal, howev ...

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5 Must-Haves for Travel Photography

Friday, Jan 12, 2018

5 Must-Haves for Travel Photography Don’t get left behind! Capture the best moments of your adventure like a pro. We’ve gathered the best tips for the travel photographer in you, as recommended by some of the popular video influencers, travel vloggers of today’s generation. 1. Camera (action, drone, compact digital, DSLRs, etc.) If we’re going to talk about a compact, practical, and multi-functional camera, your nothing beats a smartphone. In today’s day and age, it’s almost every traveler’s ...

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Attraction Review: Notre Dame Cathedral, Saigon

Friday, Jan 12, 2018

Attraction Review: Notre Dame Cathedral, Saigon You may have heard of the famous Notre Dame Cathedral that’s found in France, but did you know Saigon has its own Cathedral under the same name? It is considered one of the biggest of the region’s attractions, it is also the area’s most prominent religious institution for the locals. It was built in the late 1880s under the instruction of French colonists and is one of the few remaining Catholic buildings in Vietnam, with its much larger Budd ...

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Current airfares to Manila (as of January 12, 2018)

Friday, Jan 12, 2018

Current airfares to Manila (as of January 12, 2018)

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Balitang America: Ilocandia Tour (Part 1)

Thursday, Jan 11, 2018

Balitang America: Ilocandia Tour (part 1) On this week's travels, Mango Tours and Balitang America start big this 2018! We take you on a two-part episode journey across the fascinating Ilocandia Region, which begins at Laoag City, Ilocos Norte. Engage in heart-pumping sandboarding activity at the Paoay Sand Dunes. Discover what makes the Paoay Church, a deserving UNESCO heritage site and one of the country's most beautiful. Feast your eyes on the works of mother nature with a visit to t ...

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Global News: The Bucket List-Worthy Peru, Best Airports for On Time Travels, and more!

Wednesday, Jan 10, 2018

The Bucket List-Worthy Peru, Best Airports for On Time Travels, and more! Why Peru is a bucket list-worthy A beautiful place with a rich historical background is a very general but accurate description of the exotic Peru. It is also a great destination that you should add to your bucket list. With its fantastical roots in Mayan culture and its many artistic architectural achievements. From the iconic Machu Picchu to the mysterious Nazca Lines, there’s a lot to see and do while you explore th ...

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