Tuesday, July 13, 2010
The Philippines is on Sale
The Philippines is on Sale, and you can afford it.
The Philippine Tour Operators Association (PHILTOA) has consolidated unbeatable travel and tour packages available at rates that won’t put a dent on your savings, everyone has the chance experience the best of Philippine tourism through Bid ng Bayan of the 21st Philippine Travel Mart, which is an online bidding of numerous tour packages that starts as low as P500.
“The new administration wants to put the Philippines on the map as one of the world’s best travel destinations,” said PHILTOA President Cesar Cruz. “The country has so much to offer in terms of tourism, and we are hoping that a lot of people will see the splendor of our culture by exploring the local attractions and working together with the government to make it accessible for Filipinos to do so.”
To aid the current Aquino administration’s goal for a better Philippines, PHILTOA introduces a variety of exciting packages that showcase the beauty of the Filipino culture at “The Philippines is on Sale” event. As an association that aims to make the Philippines one of the best travel destinations in the world, PHILTOA offers numerous travel packages that cater to different vacation preferences available for online bidding at www.philtravelmart.com.
Different Tours for Different Travelers
For those who would like to take a short break from their hectic life, the City Break packages provide fun tours that range from 4 to 8 hours. The Manila Jeepney Experience is a 4-hour tour onboard an air-conditioned jeepney. Accompanied by an English-speaking guide dressed up in Filipiniana, the tour will visit nearby heritage sites that showcase the country’s rich history. Other City Break packages include a Binondo Culinary tour, a Batangas Beach Tour, and many more.
Guests with an appreciation for food will want to avail of one of the Kulinarya packages. They can get a taste of the delicious local cuisine from Pampanga, which is known as the Food Capital of the Philippines. Other Kulinarya packages up for bidding include places such as Mt. Banahaw, Quezon City, and the Laguna provinces.
Providing a Sweet Escape
Take a well-deserved vacation and visit the country’s top tourist destinations. The City Escape packages include overnight promos to places such as Tagaytay, Corregidor, and Banaue, which is considered as an UNESCO Heritage List.
For a long holiday, the Island Getaways packages feature places like Boracay, which is considered as one of the best beaches in the world, and Laoag, a city known for its rich cultural heritage.
A Vacation Based on Your Budget
Who says a vacation has to be expensive? Thanks to Sale ng Bayan, you can decide where to go and how much you spend. Get a head start on planning your dream vacation to the country’s top destinations and place your bid now.
Remember to bring enough cash and your Citibank credit card to avail of the travel packages available exclusively during the event only.
Sale Ng Bayan Packages will be available at the The Philippine Travel Mart which will be held on September 3-5, 2010 at the SM Megatrade Hall, SM Megamall. For more details please visit www.philtravelmart.com