Philippines

The giant lanterns of San Fernando, Asia's Christmas capital

The giant lanterns of San Fernando, Asia's Christmas capital

In the Philippines, "parols" are as ubiquitous as Christmas trees. So what's the real story behind these stunning electric stars?
4 killed in Manila Airport shooting

4 killed in Manila Airport shooting

Four people have been killed in a shooting at Manila's international airport, the official Philippines New Agency reported Friday
Insider guide: Best of Manila
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Insider guide: Best of Manila

Eat, drink, explore and, eventually, sleep in Southeast Asia's most overlooked capital. Here's how to do it all
Typhoon Haiyan: Information for travelers

Typhoon Haiyan: Information for travelers

Latest news for those traveling around the Philippines, China and Vietnam, after Typhoon Haiyan
Monster typhoon hits central Philippines

Monster typhoon hits central Philippines

Thousands evacuated as Super Typhoon Haiyan, one of the biggest storms ever, makes landfall in the Philippines
Gallery: 10 scariest places in Asia

Gallery: 10 scariest places in Asia

Robert Joe, host of National Geographic's "I Wouldn't Go In There," takes us in there
Magnitude-7.1 earthquake hits the Philippines

Magnitude-7.1 earthquake hits the Philippines

Quake centered approximately 400 miles southeast of Manila, near Baliliha
Thrilla in Manila: On location with 'The Bourne Legacy'
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Thrilla in Manila: On location with 'The Bourne Legacy'

Finally, a film that films Manila as Manila. Here’s a guide to the new movie's Philippines shoot locations
Then and now: The stories behind Southeast Asia’s heritage hotels
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Then and now: The stories behind Southeast Asia’s heritage hotels

Ponder the legacy of colonialism as you swill gin and tonics on the verandas of these grand old dames of hospitality
Island spat: China suspends Philippines travel
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Island spat: China suspends Philippines travel

Decision comes amid rising tensions over disputed island. Most Chinese netizens seem to support the move
13 most overplayed Filipino cover band songs
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13 most overplayed Filipino cover band songs

You love them, but do they? The workhorses of the Asian bar circuit reveal the songs that test their will to live
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