Travel Trivia: Whale Sharks of Cebu

At first glance, the whale shark can be a terrifying creature. But the natives of Oslob, Cebu know these sea creatures—locally called butanding—are completely harmless. Here are a few interesting facts about these gentle giants. 1. Whale sharks are sharks—which makes them fish. The name is pretty confusing but we’re making it clear: the whale

Nowhere Else: Palawan Island, Philippines

Palawan, Philippines: El Nido Bay

The Palawan island cluster is slowly becoming the must-see tropical paradise. It’s the largest island province in the Philippines, and is mainly divided into El Nido, Coron, and Puerto Princesa.  Here are a few cool facts about the island that make it a one-of-a-kind destination spot. The Untapped Environment ‘Palawan’ loosely translates to ‘Land of