Viral video: An adorable dog with helmet gets on motorcycle at Manila airport

It’s illegal to ride a motorcycle without a helmet anywhere in the country. But you don’t have to tell this pooch that. Prey de Villa told Coconuts Manila in a...

Siargao resort named one of the best hotels in the world

The Mindanao island of Siargao used to be a secret getaway for surfers and in-the-know weekend warriors but it has...

Siargao resort named one of the best hotels in the world

Mount Mayon erupts again, officials eye more evacuations

Mount Mayon erupted again this morning, prompting evacuations in towns near the active volcano. A CNN Philippines...

Mount Mayon erupts again, officials eye more evacuations

Vagina whitening, tightening procedures gaining popularity in Manila

Skin whitening has always been big in the Philippines but this new procedure shows how cosmetic medicine has hit a...

Vagina whitening, tightening procedures gaining popularity in Manila

Local startup Big Tiny wants us to experience living off-grid in small minimalist houses in the great outdoors

6 splendid staycation ideas for Chinese New Year 2018

Tiruchirappalli, Lucknow, and Kochi: Spread your wings and explore the captivating cultures of India

Hong Kong, Hangzhou, and Guangzhou: Seek ancient history, culinary delights and natural beauty in China

The best vegetarian banh mi in Ho Chi Minh City (PHOTOS)

Get Ready: 400,000 Chinese tourists to descend on Thailand over New Year holidays

Instafamous Chiang Mai waterfall cafe to be partially demolished over encroachment (VIDEO)

Singapore lands in second place behind Germany in 2018’s Henley Passport Index

Massive, magical fields of sunflowers are blooming now in rural Thailand (PHOTOS)


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