Monday, March 31, 2014

A Paradise in Cebu: Alegre Beach Resort

Mango Tours Philippines Alegre Beach Resort & Spa

Located in the island of Cebu is a paradise waiting to be discovered. Your journey from Mactan-Cebu International Airport to the little town of Sogod is a merely 90-minute drive through the rolling mountains, offering you a glimpse of the local life.Set across the seven hectares of lush tropical gardens, is the Alegre Beach Resort.


Mango Tours Philippines Alegre Beach Resort & Spa Lobby

Mango Tours Philippines Alegre Beach Resort & Spa

Mango Tours Philippines Alegre Beach Resort & Spa Swimming Pool

The triple-A resort features 19 luxurious cabanas, each with two spacious rooms which can be interconnected, or a total of 38 rooms. Rooms are designed with contemporary amenities like cable TV, individually controlled air-conditions and ceiling fans; Wi-Fi access, mini-bar and refrigerator.


Mango Tours Philippines Alegre Beach Resort & Spa Room Accommodation

Mango Tours Philippines Alegre Beach Resort & Spa Room Accommodation

The rooms have verandahs with the stunning view of the sea. The resort has a variety of facilities such as the tennis court, volleyball court, biking and jogging trail; game room, fitness room, and gift shop, to provide every guest a pleasant and fun-filled stay. 

Mango Tours Philippines Alegre Beach Resort & Spa Facilities

Mango Tours Philippines Alegre Beach Resort & Spa Gift Shop

Mango Tours Philippines Alegre Beach Resort & Spa Gift Shop

Experience pure indulgence at the spa, which offers a variety of rejuvenating services; or take a refreshing dip in the lagoon-shaped pool facing the beautiful sea.


Mango Tours Philippines Alegre Beach Resort & Spa

Mango Tours Alegre Beach Resort & Spa

Mango Tours Philippines Alegre Beach Resort & Spa Swimming Pool

Mango Tours Philippines Alegre Beach Resort & Spa Game Room

The inviting, crystal clear waters and natural white sand beaches of Sogod are undeniably the best-kept-secrets of Cebu. This destination, quite less popular and far from the typical crowded beaches, is perfect for those who prefer a more serene and calm atmosphere. 

Mango Tours Philippines Alegre Beach Resort & Spa Beach Mango Tours Philippines Alegre Beach Resort & Spa Beach

Explore the magnificent waters of Sogod through various water sport activities like kayaking, snorkeling and even scuba diving courses conducted by professional divers, offered at the Aqua Sports House. With three spectacular coves, an enchanting marine sanctuary and orchid farm, anyone will definitely have the best tropical getaway at Alegre Beach Resort. 


Mango Tours Philippines Alegre Beach Resort & Spa Scuba Diving

Mango Tours Philippines Alegre Beach Resort & Spa Beach Cove

Mango Tours Philippines Alegre Beach Resort & Spa Beach

The Alegre Beach Resort is also a destination that takes guests to a gastronomic adventure. Dine alfresco under the lush trees, where you’re guaranteed to an authentic tropical experience at the Cliff Bar or savor a pleasant, all-day dining experience at The Pavilion Restaurant and Bar set on a perch overlooking the vast waters of Sogod.


Mango Tours Philippines Alegre Beach Resort & Spa Beach

Mango Tours Philippines Alegre Beach Resort & Spa Restaurant Cliff Bar

Mango Tours Philippines Alegre Beach Resort & Spa Restaurant The Pavilion

Mango Tours Philippines Alegre Beach Resort & Spa Restaurant Food

Glowing candlelight and soft music - the restaurant definitely knows how to set hearts aflutter for couples who wish to have an ultimate dining experience in a romantic and elegant setting. 


Mango Tours Philippines Alegre Beach Resort & Spa Restaurant Romantic Setting

Mango Tours Philippines Alegre Beach Resort & Spa Restaurant The Pavilion

It can’t get any better than this - waking up to the warm sun, the pleasant sea breeze and the relaxing sound of the waves. 


Mango Tours Philippines Alegre Beach Resort & Spa Beach

So seek sweet refuge in the arms of nature with Alegre Beach Resort in Sogod, Northern Cebu.


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Friday, March 28, 2014

Current Airfares to Manila (as of March 29, 2014)


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Thursday, March 27, 2014

Where to go next? Ilocos!


Mango Tours Where to go next Ilocos Paoay Church Philippines

Where in the Philippines do you find a place that’s brimming with an abundance of natural wonders, amazing cuisine, distinct culture and long history? Of course, in Ilocos! The Ilocos Region, located on the northwest portion of Luzon, has four provinces and a city. Do you want to go on a pilgrimage tour? Ilocos Norte, with Laoag as its capital, is home to a number of ancient churches including the Paoay Church, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Here you’ll also find the iconic Bangui Windmills, a beautiful lighthouse and museums. Thinking about going on a nature trip? Ilocos Sur’s beaches, coastlines and fascinating geographical attractions are definitely worth seeing! Step back in time on your visit to the early Spanish settlements in its capital, Vigan, also named a World Heritage. Surf, ride on an ATV, trek, or bask under the sun. But remember, an Ilocandia trip is never complete without a taste of the flavors of the north! 


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Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Mango Mix: Where to dive next in the Philippines


Mango Tours Asian Journal Mango Mix Diving in the Philippines

It’s a wonder that the Philippines never runs out of interesting places to see. The profound natural resources and immaculate geographical beauty of this archipelagic country is home to a multitude of marine life and continue to gain popularity for having fantastic dive sites. Plunge deep into the wonders of the Philippine seas and be captivated by the incredible life underwater. Read more.


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Monday, March 24, 2014

Alegre Beach Resort: Mango Tours in Balitang America


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On this week's travels, Balitang America and Mango Tours take you to Alegre Beach Resort. This triple-A resort, located in the seaside town of Sogod in Northern Cebu, features cabanas with two spacious rooms with verandahs overlooking the beautiful sea. Rooms, though modern in architecture, are designed with a touch of nature and equipped with contemporary amenities. For a fun-filled and relaxing stay, guests can enjoy a variety of facilities such as the fitness and game room, sports facilities (basketball, beach volleyball and tennis court), gift shop, biking and jogging trail. Experience pure indulgence at the resort’s spa, which offers a variety of rejuvenating services; or take a refreshing dip in the free form pool facing the sea. Food lovers can also look forward a wonderful dining experience at The Pavilion Restaurant and Bar and The Cliff Seafood BBQ and Bar. Apart from the relaxing ambiance, the resort promises its guests unparalleled Filipino hospitality service. Explore the spectacular waters of Sogod through water sports activities such as kayaking, snorkeling and scuba diving. 

With three spectacular coves, an enchanting marine sanctuary and orchid farm, guests will definitely have the best nature getaway at Alegre Beach Resort.


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For travel bookings and inquiries, we would be happy to assist you. Call our 24/7 U.S. toll-free number at 1-866-2-MANILA or (632) 893-0002 if you’re in the Philippines. Please visit www.mangotours.com for more of our amazing travel deals.









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Friday, March 21, 2014

Current Airfares to Manila (as of March 22, 2014)


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Thursday, March 20, 2014

Where to go next? Palawan!


Mango Tours Where to go next Palawan

Palawan, located southwest of the Philippines, is among the world's most-loved destinations. From lagoons and spectacular reefs, to lush forests and vast mountains, Palawan is not just every travelers' paradise, it is also a sanctuary to a multitude of marine, terrain and various wildlife species. Home to two UNESCO World Heritage Sites - Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park and the Tubbataha Reef Natural Park, Palawan certainly lives up to its name as the last ecological frontier. 


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Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Mango Mix: Philippines' 5 Rising Destinations

Mango Tours Mango Mix Biri Rock Formations Philippines Rising Destinations

The Philippines has 7,107 islands, many yet undiscovered. When people say, nothing worth having comes easy, it holds true even with the best places on earth. So here are some off-the-beaten-path destinations for your next summer getaway that are worth seeing (and guaranteed to blow your mind) Read more.
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Monday, March 17, 2014

Comfort and Class: Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria

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Metro Manila is a place like no other where each city possesses a particular vibe that interestingly sets them apart. One of the leading and developed cities is Ortigas, where business harmoniously blends with leisure at every corner of the city.


Mango Tours Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria Hotel Philippines

Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria’s strategic location within the Ortigas area offers guests an easy and convenient access to premier destinations such as Makati, Bonifacio Global City; and it's few minutes away from Ninoy Aquino International Airport. All 263 guestrooms and suites offer the convenience of spacious rooms equipped with LCD televisions and high-speed internet. 


Mango Tours Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria Rooms Hotel Philippines

Mango Tours Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria Rooms Hotel Philippines

Enjoy a variety of culinary options while sampling at the hotel’s two dining destinations - Seven Corners, an international buffet restaurant; and Xin Tian Di, a Chinese premier restaurant. Designed with class and all the modern comforts, Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria is sure to meet every guest’s needs.

Mango Tours Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria Hotel Xin Tian Di Restaurant Philippines

Mango Tours Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria Hotel Philippines Xin Tian Di Restaurant Food

Mango Tours Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria Hotel Philippines Xin Tian Di Restaurant Food

Mango Tours Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria Hotel Philippines Xin Tian Di Restaurant Mango Tours Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria Hotel Philippines Xin Tian Di Restaurant

Mango Tours Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria Hotel Philippines Seven Corners Restaurant

Mango Tours Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria Hotel Philippines Seven Corners Restaurant

Mango Tours Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria Hotel Philippines Seven Corners Restaurant

 For a more personal and exclusive service at the Club Floor, a private lounge located at the 19th floor which gives a scenic view of the metro. 

Mango Tours Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria Hotel Philippines

Mango Tours Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria Hotel Philippines

Guests can look forward to some well-deserved pampering at the spa, which offers a variety of rejuvenating services; or perhaps a refreshing dip at the outdoor swimming pool. 


Mango Tours Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria Hotel Philippines Spa

Mango Tours Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria Hotel Philippines Spa


Mango Tours Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria Hotel Philippines outdoor swimming pool

The hotel is also features a well-equipped gym for those who wish to work up a sweat. For corporate functions, the hotel provides a complete range of business services at the business center. Its function halls are also ideal events and private celebrations.


Mango Tours Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria Hotel Philippines Business Center

Mango Tours Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria Hotel Philippines Business Center

Mango Tours Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria Hotel Philippines Function Hall

With excellent Filipino hospitality service delivered by professional and warm staff, both corporate and leisure guests are guaranteed to a delightful stay. 

Mango Tours Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria Hotel Philippines

Mango Tours Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria Hotel Lobby Philippines

Mango Tours Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria Hotel Philippines

With a global reputation for excellent service, convenient location and great value, everyone is guaranteed to a unique hotel experience at the Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria.


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