Family Affair: 3 Reasons the Northeastern US Is a Good Choice for Winter Travel

When temperatures drop and snow blows through, many people like to crowd around the southern shores in hopes of avoiding the freeze as much as possible. However, they’re missing out on the magic of winter. Here are three reasons you’ll love the northeastern United States during the coldest months of the year.

  1. A skier and sightseers dream. 

Skiing in the Northeast is perfect for the entire family, where all or one are looking to develop their skills. The mountain ranges in the Northeast, including the Adirondacks in New York, the Green Mountains in Vermont, and the Appalachians in Maine, all offer skiing that’s not as steep as what you may find in the Rockies.

That doesn’t mean the serious skiers will go unchallenged. Famous areas like Sugarloaf in Maine offer advanced slopes. If you’re looking for the scenery as much as the skiing, check out Camden Snow Bowl in Camden, … READ MORE

Blogger Events, Press Release

Salu-Salo at the 5th Filipino Bloggers Network Get Together Party

It was a night of fun, surprises and sharing during the annual Get Together party of the Filipino Bloggers Network (FBN), one of the most active bloggers group in the country, last December 12 at Salu Restaurant in Quezon City.

With almost 2,000 members across the country, FBN continues to expand as it provides a venue for Pinoy bloggers to interact with other members through discussions and posting opportunities from different brands and PR partners as moderated by co-admins Divine Reyes and Richard Mamuyac. MetroBuzz Bloggers, led by its admin Lariza Garcia, even made the event more fun-filled and exciting in its fifth year.

(photo credit to David Ferro)

Salu, fast becoming a popular Filipino restaurant, serve as the venue where FBN members took the opportunity to share great food and drinks, games, and of course, stories and experiences among fellow online writers and influencers. The few hours of fun-filled … READ MORE

Press Release

Remittances of Landbank Account Holders May Now Be Encashed in LBC Branches

LBC, the leading name in “Padala”, has forged an alliance with Landbank, “Ang Bangkong May Damdaming Bayan”, which will make encashment now easier and more convenient to the latter’s thousands of patrons. With the tie-up, remittances from Landbank’s international and domestic account holders can now be encashed in any LBC branch all over the Philippines. Landbank inked the deal with LBC owing to the latter’s strong presence in all key cities and provinces. LBC, meanwhile, is emphatic about the partnership saying it helps them bring joy to every Filipino by providing them more financial access. Present during the ceremonial signing rites were (from L-R) Eduardo C. Ibazeta, Sales Manager – Corporate & Key Accounts, LBC Money Express; Oliver L. Valentin, Senior Vice President- PH Retail Operations, LBC Express; Jose James T. Figueras, Assistant Vice President and Officer-in-Charge- OFW Remittance Group, LANDBANK; and, Atty. Reo S. Andarino, Assistant Vice President/ Head … READ MORE