Davao’s biggest back-to-back trade shows are now open to all

Davao’s biggest back-to-back trade shows are now open to all

As one of the fastest growing cities in the Philippines, Davao’s construction and tourism industries are both experiencing an unprecedented upsurge in growth and development. Amid such favorable economic conditions, the Philippine Building and Construction Expo (PHILBEX) and The Travel and Leisure Expo (TLEX) to Davao returns in perfect timing as the region gears up for expansion and far more ambitious undertakings. Officially opening its […]

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PHILBEX Davao 2019 marks 5th year with new event highlights

PHILBEX Davao 2019 marks 5th year with new event highlights

Bringing with it its world-class expertise in trade show presentation and impressive global network, PHILBEX Davao has undoubtedly ushered a new age of Mindanaoan construction and design. As PHILBEX Davao returns for its 5th year, the highly anticipated trade show marks this significant milestone with new show highlights. With the introduction of these new event features, PHILBEX Davao aims to further elevate its visitors’ trade […]

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 15th MIAS Ignites one-of-a-kind automotive experience

 15th MIAS Ignites one-of-a-kind automotive experience

The country’s premiere automotive expo, the Manila International Auto Show (MIAS), is back to deliver another exhilarating trade presentation as it officially opens its doors to the public last April 4. Marking its 15th year in the industry, this year’s MIAS is intent on having visitors “Experience Fun and Function” on a whole different level. As is customary, a grand opening ceremony was held during […]

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Experience Fun and Function at MIAS 2019

Experience Fun and Function at MIAS 2019

Now on its 15th edition, the Manila International Auto Show (MIAS) continues to uphold its enduring promise to elevate the way Filipinos travel with a presentation that will enable one to “Experience the Fun and Function” of the latest and most impressive auto and motor innovations. Recognizing the two primary reasons that compel consumers to visit car shows, this year’s MIAS vows to offer visitors […]

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Postcard from Georgia

Postcard from Georgia

Text and Photos by ANN MAUREEN CRUZ IT WAS SUMMER TIME last year when my friend Monique invites me on a trip to Georgia. This country was first introduced to me as I wasn’t even sure whether it’s part of Europe or Asia or at least mistaken it for the U.S. State of the name; I’d come to realize neither were they. So, we booked […]

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Team Travelers

Team Travelers

We at Travel Plus would love to hear from you. Let us know about your latest trips and adventures. This section is where we’ll feature our readers’ musings, stories, and lessons learned while being on the road. WHAT’S THE PLACE YOU’LL DEFINITELY VISIT AGAIN? NEIL ALVIN NICERIO, BLOGGER AND EDUCATOR God willing, I would definitely want to come back to Japan to revisit my Japanese […]

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A Taste of France in Montreal

A Taste of France in Montreal

Considered as the cultural capital of Canada, this French-speaking city is a cosmopolitan celebration of Québécois style Text by DR. JUN RUIZ MONTREAL IS CANADA’S second largest city. Today, its metropolitan area has grown to a population of around 3.5 million inhabitants. About three-fourths are of French descent, another 15 percent have English origins, and the rest represent the other ethnic groups. Montreal is the […]

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A True Love’s Testament

A True Love’s Testament

Text and photos by HENRYLITO TACIO LOVE COMES FROM THE most unexpected places. That happened to Mariano Ledesma Lacson, a sugar baron from Negros. The mostsought after bachelor was visiting Hong Kong together with a wealthy friend when he met Maria Braga, a Portuguese lady from Macau and daughter of a ship captain. He was smitten by her beauty. So, he courted her earnestly until […]

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Occidental Mindoro’s Scenic Gateway

Occidental Mindoro’s Scenic Gateway

Text by GELYKA RUTH R. DUMARAOS Photos by RAMIR G. CAMBIADO WHEN WE SAY OCCIDENTAL Mindoro, most may likely associate the province with the famous Apo Reef and Pandan Island in Sablayan, when it comes to tourist spots. To get there–and in different towns in the province—is the unassuming yet promising town of Abra de Ilog. Abra de Ilog, which simply means “opening of a […]

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The Nine Lives of Kuching

The Nine Lives of Kuching

Text by BERNARD SUPETRAN THE CHARMING CAPITAL of Sarawak state in Malaysia, Kuching is one of Asia’s well-kept travel secrets tucked in the lush tropical rainforests of Borneo. Literally meeting “cat” in the Malay language, this eclectic city is a merry mix of the Old World Charm and facets of modern living. The cat is said to have nine lives, and if you are a […]

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