Brian Jay Cruz

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Tips for First Time Travelers to Saigon

Traveling for the first time is both a mixture of excitement and scary feelings. It’s like you want to discover something or do an activity that you haven’t tried before. People traveling for the first time often have these types of feelings.

Find out how to overcome your nerves as we give you important tips that can guide you in touring Saigon for the very first time, through this link:


Why You Should Visit Legazpi City: The City Of Fun And Adventure


The Mayon Volcano, its crown jewel, is what Legazpi City brought rise in the tourism industry. But Mayon Volcano isn’t the only reason made it popular, there is a ton of sightseeing stuffs this place has to offer too. No wonder why it’s known today as the “City of Fun and Adventure.”


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What Makes Boracay the Crown Jewel of the Philippines


With its crystal clear blue waters, white sand beaches, and amazing relaxation sites, Boracay is hailed as one of the best beach islands in the world by different tourist sites and publications. Well, everyone knows that Boracay is probably the most popular beach island in the country and in Asia. It’s every Filipino’s dream to visit this island located in the province of Aklan.

You will never run out of things to do in this place. With nearly one million tourist arrivals just for the first half of 2016, find out what makes Boracay the crown jewel of the Philippines:



The Stunning White Sand Beaches


Popular for its white sand beaches and clear blue waters. These are the words that come into our minds when we heard Boracay Island. But seeing it in real life is extraordinary and will make you not leave this beautiful island. It is best when experienced than being described. The sand is remarkably white. If you’ve been to many beautiful beaches in the world, nothing comes close to Boracay Island.



The Iconic Sunset


Your trip to Boracay is not complete if you haven’t seen the sunset in this island. If you’ve already had the chance to marvel at the way that the sun sets by Manila Bay, you should grab the chance to see the one in Boracay as well with your partner or the whole family. Seeing the parasails slowly turning black against the orange sky is really breathtaking.



The Fun Water Adventures


One of the main reasons that make tourists choose this beautiful paradise is definitely because of its water sports. Parasailing, Banana Boat, Fly Fish, Paddle Boarding, Kayaking, Jetski — these water sports are available to the public that makes the trip more unforgettable and fun. For a person who is fond of adventures, you can also try cliff diving at Ariel’s Point, which is one of the most popular island activity in the island. Beginners can take the jump and experience cliff diving for the first time and if you really love thrills, jump the highest spot.



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Why Batanes Island is a Hidden Paradise of the North

Find serenity in the unspoiled island of Batanes. For a nature lover and for someone who wants to escape the capital, this one is a must-see. From its green hills that carpet the whole island, massive cliffs and oceans reflecting the clear blue sky to the rich cultural heritage of the Ivatans, the visiting experience that comes with it will make it difficult for you to come home.


Magnificent Sceneries


Batanes is truly an unspoiled island. It has many bizarre sights to offer. World-class photographers have even managed to see this untouched place. You can find the greenest landscapes of the island with animals roaming around everywhere around it. For someone who loves adventures, you can do island hopping to see its whole beauty and charm. Aside from that, it is the perfect getaway who wants to find tranquility in their lives witnessing the sun rise and set. This island is blessed for its wonderful sceneries that will make you fall in love with nature which is a perfect for taking selfies.


Preserved Culture and Heritage


Ivatans or the people of Batanes have a large role to play for its beauty. Well-preserved and unique culture of Ivatans are known for their stone houses that can’t be seen anywhere in the country and is well-represented for its unique magnificence in the field of architectural design. Ivatans are also recognized as one of the friendliest and warmest tribes in the country which tourists loved for being naturally beautiful as the island itself.



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Top 11 Must-See Travel Destinations in the Philippines



Mabuhay! Welcome to the Pearl of the Orient. It’s definitely more fun in the Philippines. This is the place closest to heaven and paradise. We make a bucket list for you and make sure that you visit all these places below for a once in a lifetime experience!


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Top 10 Must See Places in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


Kuala Lumpur, the capital of Malaysia, was dubbed as one of the most visited cities in the world with a boosting number of 8.9 million tourists a year. It happens to be one of the most competitive countries in the world in terms of its tourism industry. Therefore, we listed the top 10 must-see places you can visit in Kuala Lumpur!


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5 Awesome and Exciting Must-See Festivals in Bohol


We all know that festivals have a huge influence in every Filipino culture. Towns and barangays around the country celebrate these in order to honor saints or just to keep the spirits of the people alive.


Bohol is one of the most popular province in the Visayas region known for its various exciting festivals in the country throughout the year. The festivities in Bohol are not just celebrated annually as a thanksgiving but also to boost the tourism sector in the said province to showcase the unique culture of the Boholanos.


Your tour in Bohol would absolutely be not complete if you’re not going to attend some of their different festivals with the help of Uno Tours’ Bohol Tours Promo. Here’s a guide on what festivals Boholanos celebrate.




This festival takes place during the month of January to honor Bohol’s staple crop, the Ubi plant. The Ubi plant which has a purple coloring, has the sweet potato’s taste and texture. It is popularly used to provide the coloring in the making of Philippines’ most famous summer dessert, the Halu-Halo. The Ubi Festival includes contests, exhibits and seminars to educate the guests about the uses and potential of the Ubi plant. The Ubi festival continues to gain more popularity each year.




This festival commemorates an event in the Philippine history: the blood pact that was made between Datu Sikatuna, Ruler of Bohol Island in 1565 and Spanish Explorer Miguel López de Legazpi. There are plenty of street fairs, sporting and cultural events and more. The Sandugo Festival offers history displays and exhibits to describe what life was like in Bohol during the 16th century. It will culminate in the re-enactment of the blood pact.




The Bolibong Kingking Festival depicts the history, folklore and traditions of the Loboc people on the Island of Bohol through dances and music events. The festival’s highlight is the supplication dance ritual that takes place with the rhythm of gongs and drums in front of the Statue of Our Lady of Guadalupe. As the 2nd Patron of Loboc, the festival celebrating Our Lady of Guadalupe is a very special event among the Loboc people and a highly anticipated celebration on the Island.




This festival is held annually starting on the first day of May. It is celebrated in honor of Saint Joseph, the patron saint of Tagbilaran City. This fiesta is filled with several fun-filled entertainment as well as stage plays, dances, concert shows and more. The “Mutya sa Tagbilaran” is a famous Philippine beauty pageant on the island of Bohol that the citizens look forward to every year. The festivities actually begin nine days before May 1st, leading up to an exciting day of cultural events and activities.




Held every 28th of June, the Agbunan Festival celebrates the Philippine traditions and culture. This energetic festival is designed to promote tourism and introduce foreign guests to the happy lifestyle of the Philippine people. The festival also promotes the ecological and agricultural environment of the province of Bohol.


Ultimately, festivals are not only beneficial to the Boholanos. These kind of events have proven to invite foreign tourists to celebrate with the Filipinos. With the rich culture and heritage of the Boholanos showcased during these fiestas, it just goes to show that Bohol has more to offer than its pleasing sceneries. If you are in love with town fiestas and you seek the enjoyment of fun all around, let’s make your trip to Bohol possible with the help of the best tour operator in the Philippines, Uno Tours.