HOTEL OF THE WEEK | Agoda announces free room upgrades in 8 of the PH’s top travel spots

April 14, 2015 | 6:48 am | As recommended by | In partnership with InterAksyon Lifestyle

With a guaranteed free upgrade, spend more time enjoying your vacation in top destinations like Boracay, Cebu, and Davao.

DOWN SOUTH | Sublime to surreal: The Holy Week that I know

April 11, 2015 | 10:05 am | Text and photos by Jona Branzuela Bering | Lifestyle Section,

Musings on the quietude of the city, cooking ‘binignit,’ crucifixion, and penitence.

World-famous for its Moriones Festival, Marinduque is also blessed with Boracay-like beaches

April 11, 2015 | 10:01 am | Text by Dolly Dy-Zulueta | Photos by Rafael R. Zulueta | Lifestyle Section,

Beyond this Southern Luzon island’s famous yearly Lenten religious celebration are pristine beaches and charming falls waiting to be discovered.

HOTEL OF THE WEEK | Summit Ridge in Tagaytay

April 7, 2015 | 10:55 am | As recommended by | In partnership with InterAksyon Lifestyle

The convenience and location of this hotel makes it the perfect getaway from the city this summer.

NOMAD’S LENS | Butuan’s ‘Panaad’: A walk for peace on Good Friday

April 4, 2015 | 7:20 am | Text and photos by Erwin Mascarinas | Lifestyle Section,

In this mountainous part of Butuan City, the search for peace moves devotees to observe their Good Friday pilgrimage.

Staycation package and an international Easter brunch buffet at the Intercon

March 30, 2015 | 1:00 pm | Lifestyle Section,

Roast beef, lechon, Belgium mussel stew, and hot cross buns for a hearty Easter feast.

That place called Sagada: Residents and travel advocates ask tourists not to visit this Holy Week

March 30, 2015 | 11:29 am | By Tricia Aquino and Elyse Go | Lifestyle Section,

Before going all Angelica Panganiban on Mt. Kiltepan, here are some reminders from locals and travel advocates.

Kiddie meals and an Easter party at Holiday Inn and Suites Makati

March 30, 2015 | 8:35 am | Lifestyle Section,

Have an Easter brunch with the family and let the little ones enjoy the fun-filled activities at this hotel’s Easter party.

Hunt for dragon eggs at Discovery Suites this Easter

March 27, 2015 | 8:04 am | Lifestyle Section,

It’s a whimsical celebration in this hotel.

HOTEL OF THE WEEK | Boracay Regency Beach Resort and Spa in Boracay

March 23, 2015 | 2:00 pm | As recommended by | In partnership with InterAksyon Lifestyle

Enjoy a relaxing stay in this beachfront resort that comes complete with a spa, pools, and a beautiful view of the island’s famous sunset.

Let La Trinidad take you down to its strawberry fields amid month-long Strawberry Festival

March 21, 2015 | 7:03 am | Text and photos by JJ Landingin | Special to the Lifestyle Section,

It’s strawberries galore this season.

Hotels of the Week: Agoda names 6 Emerging Beach Resorts in the PH for Summer 2015

March 16, 2015 | 11:00 am | As recommended by | In partnership with InterAksyon Lifestyle

The heat is on and adventure is definitely calling this summer. highlights the most exciting emerging beach resorts in the Philippines.

NOMAD’S LENS | Surigao del Sur’s stunning Britania Islands are a seafood lover’s paradise

March 14, 2015 | 5:30 pm | Text and photos by Erwin Mascarinas | Lifestyle Section,

Enjoy the luxury of savoring fresh seafood in this quaint and pristine island in Mindanao.

Boracay declared 2015 Favorite Beach Destination at Malaysian Tourism Fair

March 11, 2015 | 12:00 pm | Lifestyle Section,

Boracay is again recognized abroad as top beach destination. Meanwhile, the Philippine Embassy organizes second Ambassador’s Tour of Cebu and Bohol.

HOTEL OF THE WEEK | Club Punta Fuego in Batangas

March 9, 2015 | 5:53 pm | As recommended by | In partnership with InterAksyon Lifestyle

From its infinity pool with a view, white-sand beach, spa, and various watersports activities, there’s never a dull day in this top resort in Batangas.

Family & Faith Section

Home & Garden Section