Santa Maria Church

Santa Maria Church, Ilocos Sur: A UNESCO World Heritage Site

The Church of Nuestra Señora de la Asuncion, commonly known as Santa Maria Church in Ilocos Sur is one of the 4 baroque churches in the Philippines designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It was inscribed in 1993 on the World Heritage List pursuant to the 1972 UNESCO Convention Concerning the Protection of the …

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Singapore Arrival Card

How to Fill Up SG Arrival Card for Foreign Visitors

One of the travel requirements to enter Singapore is to submit Singapore Arrival Card. The SG Arrival Card is the electronic version of the paper disembarkation/embarkation (DE) card that foreign visitors fill out and submit upon arrival in Singapore for immigration clearance. It comes with a health declaration function as part of the border control measures …

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Travel to Singapore

Travel to Singapore for Tourism: What You Need To Know Before You Go

On April 1, 2022, Singapore started allowing fully vaccinated tourists to visit the city-state quarantine free as long as they fulfill the entry requirements. Last April 8, my mom and I traveled to Singapore for a very short holiday. It was my first time traveling outside the country after more than 2 years. Traveling these …

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7 Churches in Ilocos Sur and La Union for Your Visita Iglesia

The other night, I and my younger brother and his family embarked on a Visita Iglesia on our way back home to San Juan, La Union from Vigan in Ilocos Sur. Visita Iglesia is an ancient Lenten tradition by the Catholics. It is the practice of visiting seven Catholic churches on Maundy Thursday and Good …

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Singapore VTP

How to Apply for a Vaccinated Travel Pass (VTP) for Your Trip to Singapore

Singapore is finally open to short-term visitors/tourists from several countries including the Philippines. Through its Vaccinated Travel Lane (VTL) scheme, eligible vaccinated travelers can travel to Singapore quarantine-free as long as they meet all the VTL requirements. One of the requirements for the VTL is to apply for a Vaccinated Travel Pass (VTP) between 3 …

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Singapore travel requirements

Travel to Singapore from the Philippines: Singapore Travel Requirements for Tourists

On March 4, 2022, Singapore started allowing tourists from the Philippines to travel to the “Lion City” through the Vaccinated Travel Lane (VTL). With the VTL, eligible vaccinated travelers can travel to Singapore quarantine-free if they meet all VTL requirements. On March 31, 2022 at 11:59 PM (Singapore time), Singapore transitioned to a new Vaccinated …

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Where to Next?

Since the start of the month, I saw an increase in page views in my blog. An increase in page views means two things for me. First is that people are researching about travel again. Second, my ad revenues are increasing (more views equals more blog earnings). In the last three weeks, several Southeast Asian …

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