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Unwinding at Misibis Bay Resort in Bicol


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During her visit to Bicol, journalist Anna Taylor-Rox stayed at the luxurious Misibis Bay resort. Oh, Misibis Bay… I left this stunning resort a few hours ago and I’m still smiling. What an amazing few days. An hour’s drive from Legazpi, situated at Carargray Island, this exclusive getaway has received countless five-star reviews and deservedly…
 

A wellbeing retreat in The Philippines


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During his stay in the Philippines,The Travelling Editor, Dylan Lowe, visited The Farm at San Benito to explore their famous wellbeing treatments. I’ve never seen a microscopic close-up of my blood – until my health orientation with Dr Lim. “Your red blood cells are very sticky,” remarked the man who ripped open my dislike for…
 

Seeing Mount Pinatubo in Style


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Journalist Anna Taylor-Rox takes to the skies in a private helicopter tour to discover the Philippines I arrived in the Philippines’ capital Manila on a sunny August afternoon, and three things instantly hit me – the humid heat, the powerful smell and the precarious ways people travel on public transport. Hanging from buses, sitting on…
 

What to do: luxury in a Philippines’ island resort


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The Travelling Editor, Dylan Lowe explores El Nido’s Apulit Island Resort courtesy of Expedia.co.uk for TravelThatMatters.co.uk I’m not one accustomed to, or know what to do when sand gets into my shoes. Call me ridiculous, but wait till you watch me prancing like I was walking on charcoal. But at least I knew even affordable luxury…
 

Getting Active in Apulit Island Resort, El Nido, Philippines


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With an all-singing welcome The Travelling Editor, Dylan Lowe arrived in Apulit Island Resort or “paradise” as the staff insisted in words and alluded with wide beams.  Checking into my water cottage room, suspended over water, I immediately spied a wide-angle panorama of the enclosed bay – luxuriantly spectacular. The stacked ellipses illumed a neon lime-green…
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