The 27th World Travel Awards recognized the Philippines as Asia’s leading beach destination, Asia’s leading dive destination and the Philippine Department of Tourism as this year’s leading tourist board in Asia in 2020.
The Department of Tourism (DOT) celebrates the news that two of our prime destinations – Palawan and Boracay, have made it to Big 7 Travel’s list of the 50 Most Beautiful Places in the World, ranking 8th and 18th, respectively.
Interview with Secretary, Bernadette Romulo-Puyat at TRAVEL FUTURE: Embracing the new world of tourism. Key takeaways on domestic tourism, inbound tourism, technology, sustainable tourism and the way forward include:
The Tourism Promotions Board (TPB) Philippines, the marketing and promotions arm of the Department of Tourism (DOT), gears up for this year’s World Travel Market (WTM) set on November 09-11 in London, ready to join the international travel industry players.
The Department of Tourism (DOT) and the Tourism Promotions Board (TPB) Philippines launched Travel Philippines, the country’s official travel companion, today, 30 October 2020. The app provides users access to the latest travel advisories and safety guidelines in various destinations that have reopened to tourism.
Department of Tourism (DOT) Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat announced that the Ridge and Reef Corridor heralds another milestone in the country’s bid to spur domestic tourism recovery.
The Philippine M.I.C.E Conference (MICECON), the country’s premier gathering for professionals in the meetings, incentive travel, conventions, and exhibitions (MICE) industry, will take place in a virtual space on 26-30 October 2020.
Message of Department of Tourism (DOT) Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat on the Celebration of the World Tourism Day
On behalf of the Philippines Department of Tourism, let me warmly wish everyone a happy and meaningful World Tourism Day. This year’s theme, “Tourism and Rural Development,” is particularly relevant to our country as many of our rural areas depend on tourism but have been adversely affected by the pandemic.
The World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) has given the Department of Tourism (DOT) a SafeTravels Stamp in recognition of its adoption of “health and hygiene global standardized protocols” that will ensure safe travel during the COVID-19 pandemic.