- Zero interest loans, no collateral, easy terms for distressed tourism businesses
Loan Program for Tourism MSMEs Manila, Philippines – The Department of Tourism (DOT) disclosed on Thursday (Sept. 17) some details of the loan program for tourism MSMEs that is being finalized with the Small Business Corporation (SB Corp) of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI). Under the Bayanihan to Recover As One Act (Bayanihan 2), the SB Corp was allocated funding for its COVID-19 Assistance to Restart Enterprises (CARES) and was thus directed to expand its loan programs including that for tourism and “to administer loans for DOT but subject to guidelines from the DOT.” Accordingly, the DOT in […]Maui Bucket List: Top 15 Best Things to Do in Maui, Hawaii
Traveling to Hawaii is always easy in terms of identifying the bucket list places to go. One of the most popular destinations in the state of Hawaii is Maui, the second largest island in Hawaii and the 17th largest in the whole of the United States. The island is famous for its striking beaches, dramatic landscapes, and beautiful climate throughout the year. Maui is located on the western side of the Big Island and is separated by the Alenuihaha Channel. It covers 1797 square kilometers with more than 190 kilometers stretches of coastline. Maui is one of the most visited […]How much do you need to travel Australia for 1 month?
Here at STA Travel we pride ourselves on the fact we “know because we go”, so instead of giving you a generic post about spending in Australia we thought we’d hand it over to Rachael, who can give you the lowdown on how much you should spend in Australia in one month– drawing on her own experiences. I worked and travelled in Australia for exactly 2 years – I literally left one day before my visa ended because I loved it so much, so I’d like to think I know a fair amount about the place. If you’re off there […]Milos Bucket List: Top 15 Best Things to Do in Milos, Greece
Located west of the popular Santorini, Milos is one of the most popular travel destinations in Greece. This volcanic island is historically known for being the center of Christianity and currently for its big natural bay and plenty of geology. In terms of natural beauty, Milos has some of the most stunning landscapes thanks to its geology as well as beautiful beaches. The island’s capital is Plaka, which can be explored on foot along with the ancient city of Phylakopi on the northern coast of the island. Phylakopi used to the biggest seaport during the Aegean era. Best Things to […]