Tuesday 28 April, 2015 Strasbourg, 28.04.2015 - The head of Europe's 47-nation human rights organisation has called on Indonesia not to carry out the execution by firing squad of 9 people which is expected to take place in the coming days. "The death penalty is a terrible injustice which can never be put right," said Council of Europe Secretary General Thorbjørn Jagland. "I urge the Indonesian authorities to refrain from carrying out these ex
20 Hidden Tourist Destinations in the Philippines. Since then, it has reaped accolades and garnered international attention. In an annual list of smartest campaigns in the world released by marketing intelligence service Warc, the tourism campaign ranked third out of 100 in 2014. At its core, the success of the campaign is attributed to the Filipinos’ values that include love for their own homeland. There are a lot of fun things to do around the country and here’s a short list that prove…
CARAMOAN ISLANDS. The Caramoan islands stem from the rugged Caramoan Peninsula, which is located in the province of Camarines Sur. The islands, however, are isolated from the main province. This makes it perfect for island hopping, hiking, diving, and even spelunking. The unexploited and uninhabited islands of Caramoan have been featured in several franchises of the hit TV show Survivor.
CALAGUAS ISLAND. The Calaguas Islands are located in the Municipality of Vinzons, in the Province of Camarines Norte. It is known for its pristine beaches—the most popular among these is the Mahabang Buhangin beach, which is made up of a long stretch of powdery white sand.