Philippines – Aphrodisiac eggs!

Philippines – Aphrodisiac eggs!

PHILIPPINES Balut – not for the squeamish!  Delicious, appetizing, yummy, mouth-watering, delightful… and then, there is ‘balut’. Any Filipino street food junkie will tell you that the spheroid-shaped egg commonly known as ‘balut’ is guaranteed not only to give...
Philippines – Paradise reopens!

Philippines – Paradise reopens!

PHILIPPINES Paradise reopens!   On 1st April 2022, the Philippines reopened their doors to tourism by easing the arrival requirements. There will be no limit to the number of international passengers arriving in all ports of entry in the country. Philippine...
Philippines – Flower festival

Philippines – Flower festival

PHILIPPINES Flower festival   The Panagbenga Festival is an annual flower festival celebrated every February which takes place in Baguio City in the Philippines. Baguio, on Luzon Island, is a mountain town which is also called the “City of Pines”. It’s...
Philippines – The longest Xmas!

Philippines – The longest Xmas!

PHILIPPINES The longest Christmas!   The Philippines are known to have the longest Christmas season in the world! The revelries begin as early as September where colourful Christmas decorations adorn the lobby and hallways of malls, hotels and entertainment...
Philippines – a timid reopening!

Philippines – a timid reopening!

PHILIPPINES A timid reopening!   The Philippines has joined the club of countries which have waived the quarantine rules for fully vaccinated travellers from selected countries. The new regulations came into effect on November 22, 2021. Travellers from “Green...