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Sarap Pilipinas: A Flavorful Celebration of Filipino Culture and Cuisine

Sarap Pilipinas: A Flavorful Celebration of Filipino Culture and Cuisine If you’re a food enthusiast or simply looking for a delightful cultural experience, mark your calendars for a one-of-a-kind event that’s sure…

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WOFEX Manila 2023

In its 23rd year, WOFEX Manila (World Food Expo) continues to be of service to the Philippine food and beverage industry. After the successful return of face-to-face shows in 2022, the organization…

22nd Annual Wanderlust Reader Travel Awards: Philippine Destinations Nominated

Nominations for the 22nd annual Wanderlust Reader Travel Awards have been announced and Philippine destinations feature in several of the categories. The Philippines has once again received recognition from the United Kingdom’s…

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Seda Manila Bay Hotel is now open

Seda Manila Bay, the twelfth and newest addition to the Seda Hotel group, has just opened its doors!  Seda, a Philippine brand of hotels are owned and operated by Ayala Land Hotels…

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A New Tagline Love The Philippines

The Philippine Department of Tourism launched the new tagline Love the Philippines with great fanfare. Whilst the launch came with some hiccups and controversy, the DOT is set to continue with its…

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MY RANGGO has a combined total of more than 100 years’ experience in the hospitality, tourism, and service industry across a range of sub-sectors; hotels and resorts, restaurants, cruise ships, spas, hotel software supplies, travel agencies, tour operators, even the BPO industry

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September Online Sale HSMA’s Best 2023 Travel Deals

September Online Sale 2023 will offer up to 70% discounts on hotel stays, food and beverage promotions, banquet deals, and other hospitality offerings in the Philippines.

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Top Hospitality Trends Shaping 2023 and Beyond

The hospitality industry, like many others, has undergone huge changes in recent times, driven by shifting consumer behaviors after the global pandemic and emerging technologies. 

From the fusion of work and leisure to sustainable practices, here are some of the top hospitality trends that are taking center stage.

MassKara Festival Article Feature Image. A parade of festival dancers wearing white masks with gold brocade under the eyes and a red painted smiling mouth. A gold crown head piece with red fire tips and yellow square at the center. costumes of yellow material with red, gold, green and black brocade cuffs and chest pieces
MassKara Festival Bacolod City

The MassKara Festival is an important and vibrant event held annually in Bacolod, Philippines.

“MassKara” comes from “mass” (many) and “kara” (faces), making “MassKara,” the Festival of Many Faces. The smiling masks used in the festival symbolize Bacolod locals’ strength in tough times.

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Boracay Ranked 10th Among World’s Best Islands

Boracay Ranked 10th Among World’s Best Islands. The island has once again captured the hearts of travelers worldwide, maintaining its place as one of the most beloved destinations for 2023.  The prestigious…

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Philippines Biggest Hotel to Open in 2023

Megaworld is readying to open the Philippines’ biggest hotel yet. Megaworld Corporation, under the leadership of Andrew Tan, expects to be unveiling the first phase of the Grand Westside by the end…

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Megaworld Unveils “The Sampaguita” Brand of Hospitality

Megaworld Unveils “The Sampaguita” Brand of Hospitality.  Megaworld Hotels & Resorts (MHR) is set to offer an extraordinary and immersive experience that appeals to all five senses through its new brand of…

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Ferra Hotel Boracay Achieves Coveted No. 1 Ranking on TripAdvisor

For regular readers of My Ranggo this double-whammy achievement will probably come as no surprise.  We have featured both the hotels and some of the team in articles online and in our in-print Magazine.

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Fairmont Makati Recognized as “Fairmont Hotels and Resorts Sales Team of the Year”

Fairmont Makati has been awarded the title of Fairmont Hotel and Resorts Sales Team of the year in DOHA, outshining 90 other sales teams around the world. Fairmont Makati was honored with…

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Iconic Makati Shangri-La set to re-open August 8

Makati Shangri-La is readying to welcome guests once again after a closure of more than two years.  The iconic hotel will reopen on August 8, 2023 and they are already accepting reservations…