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New book reveals best dive spots in the Philippines

A photojournalist has taken the plunge and published a guide to the 50 best scuba sites in the Philippines. Tim Rock’s The 50 Best Dives in the Philippines, The Ultimate Guide to the Essential Sites is now available on Amazon, Blurb and Apple iTunes in paperback, ebook, PDF and Kindle…


New Puerto Princesa airport brings new flights to Palawan

The newly opened Puerto Princesa International Airport is expected to be a huge boost for the tourism industry on the island of Palawan. The new terminal — which cost 4.5 billion pesos to complete — has a floor area of 13,000 square metres and its extended 2,600-metre runway can now…


Rare ‘ninja sharks’ studied off Malapascua Island in Cebu

Scientists have recorded seeing the endangered and rarely seen “Ninja Shark” off the coast of Malapascua Island in Cebu. Rutgers University and the University of Chester have announced some rare sightings of the endangered fish, that are more commonly known as thresher sharks. Thresher sharks are known to come near islands that have abundant…