3 panukalang batas para sa turismo ng Marinduque, ipinasa ng komite

QUEZON CITY, Metro Manila – Inaprubahan ng House Committee on Tourism ang tatlong mga batas tungkol sa ecotourism na pinanukala ni Marinduque Lone District Representative Lord Allan Jay Velasco. Ang tatlong House Bills na may bilang na 7022, 7023 at 7024 ay naglalayong pangalagaan at mapabuti ang lugar na nabibilang sa ecotourism gaya ng munisipalidad ng Santa Cruz, Torrijos White Beach at Luzon Datum. Ayon kay Velasco, layunin ng proyektong ito na mas gawing kaakit-akit ang mga destinasyon na ito na hindi nababago ang porma o anyo nito. Sa presentasyon…

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5 Marinduque white beaches you probably never heard of

Here are the five white beaches in the province of Marinduque that you never or less heard of. 1. Natangco Island A protected marine sanctuary, Natangco Island is part of Barangay Silangan, Mogpog, Marinduque. Surrounded by 30 to 40 feet deep fringing reefs excellent for diving and snorkeling. The island can be reached by rented boats from Barangay Ino and Barangay Balanacan. The island boasts a strip of white sand beach, pristine and clear waters and rocky island formations off its coast. 2. Banot Island Not to be confused with…

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DOT pushes ‘Bring Home A Friend’ campaign

Aside from focusing on prominent tourist destinations, the Department of Tourism (DOT) on Tuesday pushed for personalized “Bring Home a Friend” program per province. In a statement, DOT Secretary Wanda Teo urged locals in every region to take part in the initiative and endorse what is unique in their respective provinces to attract foreign friends to the Philippines. From the rustic feel of one’s ancestral house down to the heirloom recipe of their grandparents, Teo said Filipinos should put forward the staples one looks forward to when going home to…

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DOT, naglaan ng kalahating milyon para sa farm tourism ng Marinduque

Naglaan ang Department of Tourism (DOT) ng P570,000.00 para sa farm tourism ng Marinduque. Ito ay matapos aprubahan ng ahensya ang aplikasyon ng Dream Favor Travel and Tours, isang accredited travel agency  sa Marinduque at Agrea Agricultural Communities International, isang social enterprise na nakabase sa lalawigan, ang hiling ng mga ito na magsagawa ng seminar ang DOT upang mapaunlad at mapalawak ang kaisipan ng mga mamamayan sa industriya ng turismo. Ang seminar ay isasagawa sa darating na Disyembre 13-15 sa barangay Bunganay, Boac, Marinduque. Read also: Program on accelerating farm school…

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Marinduque Is Home: Photo by Seller Nolos

Marinduque based photographer and event organizer Seller Nolos encourage and bring the netizen to the beautiful island and majestic province of Marinduque through his captivating and stunning picture-perfect works. He reminded the travelers to visit the following must see scenic spots. Poctoy White Beach, Torrijos Marinduque Beach Busay Falls, Sta. Cruz Immaculate Conception Cathedral, Boac Kawa Kawa Falls, Sta. Cruz The Lourdes Grotto, Buenavista Overlooking Islets Marinduque Moriones Festival Old Mine Site, Mogpog Marinduque Moriones Festival   St. Isidore Labrador Church, Mogpog St. Joseph the Worker Parish Church, Gasan Indeed,…

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