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Cotabato: The ‘Empire Province’ revisited and reborn on its 100th year

WHEN we think of the glorious empires of the ancient world—their rise and fall, and how they had helped shape the world as we know it—we must thank—or blame—Hollywood for “educating” us about them. Whether we like it or not, Hollywood’s glamorized—and sometimes inaccurate—depiction of these empires—and history in general—has captured the imagination and interest of film buffs and couch potatoes around the globe.

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Expanded tourism destination introduced in Kalibo

KALIBO, Aklan—A tourism magnate based in the island-resort of Boracay has partnered with the Kalibo Save the Mangrove (Kasama), an organization of mangrove farmers, for the introduction of a new tourism destination in Kalibo.

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Testing time for tourism

SAN FRANCISCO—It is testing time for global tourism. The ongoing political conflicts in North Africa—which are compounded by military action in the Middle East, Ukraine and Afghanistan—and the spread of the Ebola virus disease in West Africa have put to the test the ability of international tourism to continue to grow amid crises.

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Bohol earns kudos as best booth at 2014 Philippine Travel Mart

BOHOL province grabbed the Philippine tourism industry’s attention once again at the 25th Philippine Travel Mart with its pavilion that featured the underwater-themed display of the province’s Anda town and the adrenaline rush offered by the bike zip of the Chocolate Hills Adventure Park (CHAP).

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