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33rd MassKara Festival opens Oct. 1

BACOLOD CITY, Sept. 30 (PNA) — The 33rd MassKara Festival kicks off Tuesday, October 1 with Mayor Monico Puentevella leading the opening rites in the morning at the Bacolod plaza. The 20-day festival, organized by the Kasadya Bacolod Foundation Inc., … Continue reading

October 01, 2013

Puerto Princesa remains safe for tourists

PUERTO PRINCESA CITY, Sept. 26 (PNA) — It is still safe to travel in the city of Puerto Princesa, despite the conflict in some parts of Mindanao between government forces and insurgent groups. In her recent trip to Indonesia with … Continue reading

September 27, 2013

Mayon top global tourism advantage of Albay

LEGAZPI CITY, Sept. 26 (PNA) -– Mayon Volcano is the number one global tourism advantage of Albay and the entire Bicol region, Gov. Joey Salceda said Thursday. He was speaking at the opening of the two-day First Bicol Regional Tourism … Continue reading

September 27, 2013

MassKara 2013 goes digital to promote festival

BACOLOD CITY, Sept. 5 (PNA) — The Kasadya Bacolod Foundation Inc., lead organizer of MassKara 2013, is tapping the social media to promote this year’s festival themed “Rediscover and Celebrate Bacolod.” Alfred Lucot, festival media affairs and online business head, … Continue reading

September 06, 2013

Albay’s 2 tourism practices finalists in ATOP-DOT awards

LEGAZPI CITY, Sept. 4 (PNA) -– Two of Albay province’s recent tourism activities have been chosen as finalists in this year’s Pearl Award: ATOP-DOT Best Tourism Practices of the Philippines. The good news is contained in a letter received here … Continue reading

September 05, 2013

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