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A manga, entitled “Jose Rizal,” was released in time for Jose Rizal’s 157th birth anniversary. Rizal is the Philippines’ national hero. His life story will be released in chapters, with the first chapter uploaded on June 19. The story can be read here, for free. Manga refers to Japanese comic books and graphic novels, which [...]

Now that summer season is upon us, it’s time to hit the beach! This is the best time to spend some fun in the sun with your family and friends! Wondering where to go for a swim? News is that five renovated beaches and corniches in Qatar are now open to the public. Find out where [...]

Qatar might be small in size (with an area of 11,571 square kilometers only), but it sure has a great history and is one of the fastest growing tourist destinations in the world. Not only does it have lots of festivals and celebrations, but Qatar also has historical places that are now tourist attractions as [...]

jollibee qatar branches

Filipinos love Jollibee for a variety of reasons. One reason is that most Filipinos grew up eating Jollibee. Often, a Filipino kid gets excited when going to Jollibee, since it’s always tied to a special occasion, and they can enjoy the food and the kiddie playground found in most, if not all, Jollibee branches. Jollibee [...]

Qatar Summer Festival, the country’s longest festival, is all set to kick off on June 14th and will continue until August 31st, according to the Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA). With the theme “Colour Your Summer,” the fifth edition of the Summer Festival will start its first week with special Eid Al Fitr celebrations. The Qatar [...]

Terminal 2 of the Mactan-Cebu International Airport (MCIA) will start its commercial operation in July 1, 2018. It will cater to international flights, while Terminal 1 will house the domestic flights. This was announced during the inauguration. Philippine president Rodrigo R. Duterte led the recent inauguration of the new terminal, where he described it as [...]

skin cancer tips

Skin cancer is one of the treatable forms of cancer, as long as it is detected early. Among the signs to look out for are changes in skin appearance like a growing bump, dry or rough patches, and new or changing moles. When these symptoms appear on the skin, one can visit a dermatologist, and [...]

The first-ever Angry Birds theme park has just opened in Doha Festival City, easily accessible from Lusail and Al Shamal roads. It has over 20 rides, food and beverage outlets, edutainment activities, and other retail shops.  There will be plenty of things to do for the whole family. Fans of Red, Chuck, Bomb and the [...]

Qatar residents can now apply for a family visit visa online. This is through the efforts of the Ministry of Interior. Application can be done through the Metrash2 app or the MOI website. This new service is easy to use. Applicants will either go to the MOI website or use the Metrash2 app on their [...]

A recent directive from the Ministry of Economy and Commerce states that products from countries in conflict with Qatar will no longer be sold in the supermarkets and groceries. It has been almost a year when four other countries in the Middle East (Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Kingdom of Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates and [...]