Philippines

Aliwan Festival: The 'mother of all fiestas'

Aliwan Festival: The 'mother of all fiestas'

Philippine people show they know how to party in Pasay City, Manila in this colorful pictorial by Brandon Hoover
25 best foods for summer
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25 best foods for summer

Hurry up and read this story before it melts all over your hands!
Wish you were here-- Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center

Wish you were here-- Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center

Capturing the energy of 1,500 inmates re-enacting Michael Jackson's “Thriller”
Proposal destinations: 10 best places to pop the question

Proposal destinations: 10 best places to pop the question

An increasing number of couples are saying "I will" on vacation. Here's what makes the perfect place to propose
The Philippines' best beaches and islands

The Philippines' best beaches and islands

As the Philippines launches a campaign to thank the world for its help following last year's deadly typhoon, we review 7,000 of its best assets
World to tourists: 'Stop stealing everything!'
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World to tourists: 'Stop stealing everything!'

A tourist in Turkey faces 12 years in prison for "smuggling historical artifacts" he found on the beach
Balut: The Filipino delicacy that makes the world squirm

Balut: The Filipino delicacy that makes the world squirm

With its carnal textures, the fertilized duck egg can put off even the most daring foodies
Meet the men who are crucified on Good Friday
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Meet the men who are crucified on Good Friday

During Holy Week in the Philippines, Christian devotees allow themselves to be nailed to a cross. Here's why
Manila shoots for place at Asia's gambling table with new mega-casino
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Manila shoots for place at Asia's gambling table with new mega-casino

Opening of Solaire Resort & Casino marks beginning of Philippines push to join ranks of Macau and Singapore
CNNGo TV in Manila: The art, the food and the volcano

CNNGo TV in Manila: The art, the food and the volcano

From a weekend market hidden in a car park to a scenic active volcano, CNNGo TV brings you a few surprises from Manila (click through for the whole show)
9 top beach resorts in the South China Sea
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9 top beach resorts in the South China Sea

Tense island ownership disputes? Not at these chill Asian outposts
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Destination Berlin

It's crowded and outdated, but Berlin's hexagon-shaped Tegel air hub has won a place in the city's heart