DWDD guest at Blogger's Hour

It was an honor to be invited to be a guest at DWDD’s radio program, Blogger’s Hour, which, for the past three years, have been in the airwaves promoting and talking about blogging and bloggers. Now with a better format when my friend Raffy Pekson stepped in last year. It was also Raffy who invited and scheduled me for the show last 20 February. This is also my second radio guesting, the first with DZAR. It was almost 1100H when I reached the radio station…Continue Reading “Ang Langyaw was guest at DWDD’s Blogger’s Hour”

Ang Langyaw, or the blogger behind Langyaw.com will be part of two special events in Cebu City and Naga City! This almost back-to-back events will all be speaking engagements wherein I will be talking about travel writing and blogging in the Cebu event and about social media in the Bicol event. Cebu Literary Festival 2016 The Cebu Literary Festival 2016 is a full day event of everything literary — talks, moderated conversations, books music and poetry events! Together with fellow travel blogger Jona Branzuela Bering…Continue Reading “Ang Langyaw as panelist in Cebu LitFest 2016 & speaker at Bicol Tourism Summit”

So, I’m going back to Japan this November for a media invitation by one of the top travel companies in that country. This time, I got so excited and was really expecting to get a multiple entry visa as I’ve visited it twice last year. We filed the application last Monday, I was informed that it was already available yesterday and just this afternoon, got it from the accredited agency. But to my disappointment, it was still a single entry visa. Why this happened? The type…Continue Reading “How to apply for a visa to Japan for BUSINESS travel”

Tourism has become a big source of income worldwide, fueled by different peoples’ desire to see something out of the ordinary. Thankfully, this is something that we can stay competitive at. On top of the rich assortment of lodging options, all-in resorts, and reasonably priced hotels in the Philippines, we also have amazing vistas and a naturally hospitable character. But because we experience them on a daily basis, we’ve come to take them for granted. To help remind you, here’s just a few reasons why you…Continue Reading “Reasons Why You Should Tour the Philippines Before Ever Going Abroad”

I was so elated last Tuesday when I saw my South Korean tourist visa attached to my new passport. Although I wasn’t totally worried that I will be denied, that feeling of uncertainty really lingered on that day and right up to the releasing section when I queued and one by one, the priority numbers were called out and the passports returned. Ah, South Korea. I didn’t expect to visit this country this year as I had other plans but an invitation to exhibit my…Continue Reading “How to apply for a South Korean tourist visa in Manila & Cebu”