For veterans who can't travel, virtual reality offers a way to see the WWII memorial
"Sadly, a lot of these men and women aren't able to physically travel anymore because we're losing them at a rate of 500 a day nationwide and they're too weak to travel," Hill told TODAY. "So, what Honor Everywhere does is provides them a virtual tour ...
Birder, scuba diver – or both? Borneo's Danum Valley offers the best of both worlds
The Indonesian archipelago, in particular, is a paradise for such travel, and we eventually settled on Sabah, a province in the Malaysian half of Borneo known for its national parks both on land and in the water. ... The Coral Triangle, an area of ...
DOT renews focus on Fil-Ams to boost arrivals
THE Department of Tourism (DOT) is giving renewed focus to the 3.5 million Filipinos living in the United States to boost visitor arrivals in the Philippines. Tourism Secretary Wanda Corazon T. Teo made this evident as she spoke ... holders, and come ...
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Taiwanese arrested in Philippines not tour guides or tourists
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Manila, Aug. 22 (CNA) The 25 Taiwanese nationals arrested on the Philippine resort island of Boracay early Monday were not known to be employed in the area as tour guides or traveling as tourists, according to a Taiwanese businessman working in the ...
Taiwanese group arrested on Boracay
Capri Everitt, 11, ends her Around the World in 80 Anthems tour singing O Canada at Rogers Centre
When 11-year-old Capri Everitt sings O Canada at Friday's Toronto Blue Jays game, it will mark the last stop on a tour that has seen her sing the anthems of 80 different countries in 41 languages over the past nine months. Along with her father Tom ...
Philippines to Deport 185 Indonesian Hajj Pilgrims
Tito said 185 hajj-bound Indonesians were detained by Philippine immigration officers — not 177 as it was previously reported. The Philippine government has confirmed that the group has already been released and transferred to the Indonesian Embassy ...
Philippines, Thailand launch 'exchange tourism'; Thai travel agents ...
The agreement is expected to promote more Thai tourist arrivals in the country by next year.
PH, Thailand spur 'exchange tourism' - The Standard
The Philippines has embarked on an “exchange tourism” agreement with Thailand in what is expected to encourage more Thai tourists to visit the country.
Duterte to begin ASEAN tour with Brunei visit
Duterte's Brunei visit will kick off his September 4 to 9 tour around Southeast Asia. The Philippine President says he plans to personally thank the Sultan of Brunei, His Majesty Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Wad'daulah, for "taking care" of the ...
'No place like home'– Teo reminds Fil-Ams | News - Asian Journal
FILIPINOS in the United States (US), now numbering nearly 3.5 million, must make time to visit and rediscover their home country, Philippine Tourism Secretary ...