The Asian island oasis you’ve never heard of

By Christian Gollayan December 4, 2017 | 11:58pm | Updated It takes just an hour’s flight from Manila (from $72 one-way), followed by a 30-minute boat ride, to reach Boracay. This 4-mile-long island boasts pearly white sand and stirring sunsets. Factor in welcoming locals, and you’ve got a picture-perfect getaway. Over the last two decades, Boracay has grown into more […]

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Officials Optimistic 2 Million Tourists Visit Boracay In 2017

BORACAY ISLAND, Aklan—The Aklan provincial government is confident 2 million tourists will visit this resort island this year. Niven Maquirang, jetty-port administrator, said that early this year, they already targeted 2  million tourists to visit Boracay in 2017. “From January to November 30 this year, we already registered 1.828 million tourists in Boracay,” Maquirang said. […]

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