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Ivan About Town Best Travel Blog, 2007 Philippine Blog Awards

English - Travel, Culture, Heritage
http://www.ivanhenares.com
Ivan About Town · 9M ago

Thank you, 2016! My favorite travel photos to remember the year!

This is my year, summed up in 35 Instagram photos. I finally decided to teach full-time at the University of the Philippines. But thanks to the many conference and study mission invitations,...
Ivan About Town · 11M ago

Japan adventure from Osaka to Kyoto! Ohayo!

There is a temple for everyone in Kyoto, Japan. There is a golden pavilion, and a silver one too. Many temples have beautiful Zen gardens. There are picturesque mountain temples, that become...
Ivan About Town · 11M ago

Here’s why your next trip to Japan should be to Osaka

Osaka has become a popular destination for Filipinos, especially for second time visitors to Japan who have already been to Tokyo. Universal Studios is a major draw, especially for families....
Ivan About Town · 1Y ago

Experience Boracay with Tides Hotel

Tides Hotel is one of the best located hotels in Boracay, if you want to be close to all the action. In my previous trips, I always notice the entrance to Tides in D'Mall. There's no need to...
Ivan About Town · 1Y ago

Philippine holidays and long-weekend schedule for 2017 (Proclamation No. 50, s. 2016)

Hunyo 12 by Claude Tayag (1989 Fiestas Serigraph Series) Malacanang issued Proclamation No. 50, s. 2016 declaring the regular holidays, special non-working days, and a special school holid...
Ivan About Town · 1Y ago

Chef Claude Tayag wins People's Choice Award at Embassy Chef Challenge 2016

The 8th Annual Embassy Chef Challenge was held at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington, DC on May 25, 2016. This is the first time that the Philippine Emba...
Ivan About Town · 1Y ago

Pupunta ka ba ng Sagada? Basahin muna ito!

Ito ay mga gabay para sa mga nais bumisita sa Sagada. Basahin at intindihin ang mga sumusunod bago tumungo doon: 1. Igalang ang lokal na kultura at pamumuhay ng komunidad. Panatilihin ang d...
Ivan About Town · 1Y ago

2015 in review – 25 best Instagram photos from around the Philippines

I hope we all agree, 2015 was not bad at all! Thank you for another great year! I haven't been blogging as much. But my Instagram account @ivanhenares is alive and kicking. In April, Ivan Ab...
Ivan About Town · 1Y ago

2015 in review – 25 best Instagram photos from around the world

I hope we all agree, 2015 was not bad at all! Thank you for another great year! I haven't been blogging as much. But my Instagram account @ivanhenares is alive and kicking. In April, Ivan Ab...
Ivan About Town · 1Y ago

National Museum declares National Cultural Treasures and Important Cultural Properties for 2015

Several National Cultural Treasures and Important Cultural Properties were declared by the National Museum in May, August and November this year. The Philippine Registry of Cultural Property...