• Philippines' Boracay Island to reopen on 26th October

    6 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Philippines' most highlighted tourism hotspot, Boracay Island that was closed for rehabilitation in April 2018, is to reopen on 26 October.
    The popular tourist destination was shut to visitors after President Duterte visited Boracay and was reportedly outraged by “environmental violations” that had left the island a “cesspool”. After an initial six-month clean up, government officials have confirmed Boracay will have a “soft opening”, with only certain hotels allowed to operate, offering around 5,000 beds in total.
    President Duterte said the aim is to make the island, which previously...
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