Potatoes in Paradise

POTATOES USA, the marketing organization of American potato growers, hosted the fifth “Potato Safari” from Nov. 6-9, and partnered with three restaurants in Boracay — Ambassador in Paradise, Sunny Side Café, and Little Wave — to show off what can be done with potatoes. The island restaurants each prepared five-course meals which are outside their […] The post Potatoes in Paradise appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource: bworldonline bworldonlineNov 22nd, 2017

ColorManila Cebu, Iloilo runs

ColorManila is bringing both the CM Challenge Run and the CM Paradise Run to Cebu and Iloilo, respectively, for two weekends this month. CM Challenge Cebu is scheduled on June 17 at the Cebu Business Park, located at the Ayala Center Cebu. The CM Paradise Run Iloilo will be held at the Vista Mall Iloilo, […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsJun 12th, 2018

Plastic wasteland: Asia s ocean pollution crisis

THANH HOA, Vietnam – A Vietnamese mangrove draped with polythene, a whale killed  after swallowing waste bags in Thai seas and clouds of underwater trash near Indonesian "paradise" islands – grim images of the plastic crisis that has gripped Asia. About 8 million tons of plastic waste are dumped into ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 5th, 2018

Your own space in paradise

Harbour Springs aims to give tourists another dimension of experience of being in Palawan. The province of Palawan is always on the list of tourists when it comes to must-visit vacation spots. The.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsMay 26th, 2018

Listed Season 3: Turn Your Home Into A Tropical Paradise With Furniture From Costa Del Sul!

Listed brings a new dimension to features by offering a more hands on, immersive experience to your usual lifestyle programming......»»

Category: lifestyleSource:  abscbnRelated NewsMay 17th, 2018

Boracay coasts eyed as water quality management area

By: Karen Bermejo  BORACAY ISLAND, Aklan – This island paradise is being eyed as another water quality management area (WQMA) in the region to ensure water quality protection. Engr. Bonifacio Enorme Jr., WQMA focal person of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources-Environment and Management Bureau (DENR-EMB), said declaring Boracay coasts as a WQMA would […] The post Boracay coasts eyed as water quality management area appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsMay 14th, 2018
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Troy Montero, Aubrey Miles beat the summer heat in the nude Hot couple Troy Montero and Aubrey Miles won't be getting any tan lines as they basked in the summer sun once again totally naked.   Summer just got hotter with this sexy duo during their getaway in the paradise island of El Nido, Palawan.   Montero and Miles on Wednesday both posted daring photos on their respective Instagram accounts.   With no one else on the beach but the celebrity couple, Montero can be seen lying face down on the powdery white sands showing off his plump butt. Right beside him is Miles looking off to the distance equally naked, exposing her toned back. &nb...Keep on reading: Troy Montero, Aubrey Miles beat the summer heat in the nude.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 2nd, 2018

Hot Stuff: ICYMI, Here’s What Made The Past Labor Day Weekend Scorchin !

No kidding. One Paradise was the place to be!.....»»

Category: lifestyleSource:  abscbnRelated NewsApr 30th, 2018

WATCH: Billy Crawford, Coleen Garcia’s wedding video shows much love in paradise

When the sun rose on April 2o, Billy Crawford and Coleen Garcia knew that day would change their lives forever. Surrounded by their friends and family, the two got married in in a beach wedding in Balesin Island Club---a dream come true for the bride. This was seen in their wedding video released by Bob Nicolas on Thursday. During their pre-wedding party the night before their big day, Crawford's fellow "It's Showtime" host Vhong Navarro told people how he was a witness to their love. "Si Billy Crawford po, ipinaglaban niya ang pagmamahal niya para kay Coleen," Navarro said of his friend. "Si Billy Crawford po, lahat handang ipagpalit para po hindi mawala si Coleen." (Bil...Keep on reading: WATCH: Billy Crawford, Coleen Garcia’s wedding video shows much love in paradise.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 28th, 2018

Hot Stuff: No 'LaBoracay? Head to 'LaborUnion2018 For One Paradise!

Hot Stuff: No 'LaBoracay? Head to 'LaborUnion2018 For One Paradise!.....»»

Category: lifestyleSource:  abscbnRelated NewsApr 28th, 2018

Boracay thoughts

On Earth Week, we think about the environment and how fragile the global ecosystems are. Close to our hearts is the island paradise that is being closed for intensive rehabilitation. Boracay has consistently been voted the best beach in the world for many years. The attractions were the cool powder white sand on the long […] The post Boracay thoughts appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsApr 26th, 2018

Boracay: From pristine island to fragile paradise

MANILA, Philippines – It’s been consistently named one of the best islands in the world, but a glimpse at Boracay’s history shows how the island has struggled to keep up with its fame. After about two months since President Rodrigo Duterte first made mention of Boracay in ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 26th, 2018

Ati tribe supports closure of Boracay

Members of the Ati tribe whose ancestors were among the first settlers on Boracay island expressed support for the government’s move to close the paradise destination beginning April 26, according to a report on News To Go on Wednesday by Rhea Santos. Source link link: Ati tribe supports closure of Boracay.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsApr 25th, 2018

Entrepreneurs’ Greed vs Green Environment

“Dubbed as the Paradise Island, Boracay is one of the most popular and ranks No. 8 among the Top Ten Beaches in the world. Its magnetic appeal is attributed to its relaxing coconut groves, white, talcum-fine beaches, gentle weather, and warm, crystalline waters. Days can be spent lazily on the beach while nights are for […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  bicolperyodikoRelated NewsApr 25th, 2018

At least 26.5 hectares of veggie farms affected by Benguet hailstorm

According to Atok town agriculturist Cherry Sano, at least 26.5 hectares of farmlands, mostly growing potatoes and cabbage, were damaged......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 24th, 2018

Boracay lands – Parameters of use (1st of 3 parts)

By: Dean Emeritus Cesar T. Tirol University of San Agustin College of Law MANY legal-sounding words are being tossed about, which could also affect other paradise islands in the Philippines. It is said that February of last year the NAMRIA (National Mapping and Resource Authority) counted 7,507 and only 2000 are inhabited while the rest are […] The post Boracay lands – Parameters of use (1st of 3 parts) appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsApr 23rd, 2018

Three steps from heaven: Boracay B.C. (before ‘cesspool’)

  The first time Louie Cruz set foot in Boracay, he found it so beautiful that he described the island paradise in Malay, Aklan province, as "three steps away from heaven, almost perfect."   Wading into the water, he recalled seeing colorful tropical fish circling him, "looking very friendly and curious."   This was the early 1970s, when Cruz --- the third of seven children of the late journalist and diplomat J.V. Cruz --- flew in from Germany, where the family was based, for a vacation in Manila.   Invited by the Elizaldes to a five-day stay in their Boracay property, he flew with the group in a private plane that landed on an improvised airs...Keep on reading: Three steps from heaven: Boracay B.C. (before ‘cesspool’).....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 22nd, 2018

Which came first: People or sweet potatoes?

The bulbous, colorful sweet potato has long been seen as an artifact of mankind's first ocean voyages, ferried from its home in South America all the way to Polynesia centuries ago. But a controversial new study Thursday questions that assumption, using the most extensive genetic analysis yet to suggest that the sweet potato was widespread on Earth long before humans came into the picture. Researchers at the University of Oxford say their findings show that sweet potatoes (Ipomoea batatas) originated in South America some 800,000 years ago, and that the plant likely made its way to the Pacific island simply by seeds traveling on the wind. "We show there is no need to invoke ...Keep on reading: Which came first: People or sweet potatoes?.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 13th, 2018

Trouble in Paradise: Tourism surge lashes Southeast Asia s beaches

KOH PHI PHI LEY, Thailand –  Hordes of tourists clamber across the white sand with selfie sticks as Thai park rangers wade into turquoise waters to direct boats charging into the cliff-ringed cove. Made famous by the 2000 movie "The Beach" starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Maya Bay on the western Thai ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 11th, 2018