Oriental Mindoro netizens campaign to save waterfall ( updated March 24, 2015 )

Residents of Puerto Galera and Oriental Mindoro Province have activated their Social Media “voices” to tell local government about a growing concern towards the location of a sanitary waste, landfill facility. According to a Board member of Puerto Galera Business and Tourism Enterprises Association Inc. ( PGBTEA ), the Sangguniang Bayan (local council) of Puerto Galera has Read More …

Puerto Galera, the future of Philippines Tourism

Everything Puerto Galera 2015 Beyond White Beach’s buzzing sandy shores, Puerto Galera teems of tropical wonders that inspire artists, locals, expats, and tourists to preserve, protect, and promote this still gloriously hidden gem of a destination. by Jacky Lynne A. Oiga March 1, 2015 At a glance, Puerto Galera, Oriental Mindoro’s world-renowned tourist destination that has one of the Read More …

Welcome to Puerto Galera

There was a time not very long ago that Puerto Galera had the unpleasant reputation as the poor, smutty relation of Philippine beaches, whose sparkling white sands and beautiful resorts were the pride of the country. It was sacrilege to mention Boracay and Palawan in the same breath as Puerto Galera, and the former’s partygoers Read More …

Philippines Property Ownership for Foreigners

Philippines Property Ownership for Foreigners Foreign Ownership of Philippine Real Estate & Assets Foreigners can protect their Philippine investments into Philippine real estate and other investment assets. We provide Foreign Nationals various ways from Retirement Investment Visas to Philippine Incorporation services so they can protect their Philippine investment interests. More information on our services is Read More …

Muelle Bay, Puerto Galera, Philippines, 2016

As pictured by Elena Espura Leentvaar from ‎Blue Crystal Beach Resort, Philippines

Carabao or Tamaraw? Do You Know the difference

The rare, critically-endangered tamaraw looks very similar to the common carabao. This tamaraw month of October, know the difference. MANILA, Philippines – Let’s face it, the extremely rare tamaraw and the ever-present carabao look really similar. To celebrate Tamaraw Month, the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) presents quick ways to differentiate the two buffalo Read More …

It’s still more fun in PHL: 2015 will be Visit the Philippines Year, says DOT

It will still be more fun in the Philippines in 2015—at least, according to the Department of Tourism. The DOT, together with its marketing and promotions arm the Tourism Promotions Board (TPB), launched its new campaign during the Philippine Travel Exchange (PHITEX) at the SMX Convention Center in Pasay City on Thursday: 2015 will be Read More …