MANILA — Here are some of the latest travel-related announcements and promotions.
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BUMBLE “TRAVEL WITH ME” BADGE
Dating and social media app Bumble has launched a limited-edition “Travel With Me” badge to help users find other travel lovers.
It’s available on the Bumble app until the end of August.
Users can add the badge to indicate that they are ready to discover new places with new people.
CLARK AIRPORT ADDS CATICLAN ROAD
Clark International Airport is adding Caticlan – the gateway to Boracay Island – to its new routes starting August 16.
AirAsia Philippines will resume Clark flights to Caticlan with flights 4 times a week, scheduled on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.
Besides Clark-Caticlan flights, passengers also have access to Cebu via Cebu Pacific and Philippine Airlines.
The following international flights are also available: Singapore via Jetstar and Scoot; Busan via Royal Air; Yangyan via Fly Gangwon; Incheon via T’way Air, Jeju Air and Jin Air; Dubai via Emirates; and Doha via Qatar Airways.
HONDA’S ALL-NEW RSX WAVE
Honda Philippines Inc. recently announced the release of its all-new RSX wave at Honda dealerships nationwide.
The underbody features a dynamic, sporty design and improved fuel efficiency, making it ideal for daily commutes and weekend trips. It features PGM-Fi or programmed fuel injection technology, which promises fuel efficiency of up to 67.8 km/L under the Global Motorcycle Test Cycle method.
The all-new Wave RSX features a Honda 4-stroke, SOHC, air-cooled 109cc engine with maximum power of 6.46kW at 7,500rpm and maximum torque of 8.70Nm at 6,000 rpm.
It also includes a secure key shutter with a seat opener, automatic headlight function and a larger U-box and full chain box.
The All-New Wave RSX is available in three color variants on two types. These include Phantom Dark Silver Metallic and Candy Caribbean Blue Sea for the drum type with a suggested retail price of P61,900 and Candy Rosy Red for the disc type with a suggested retail price of P64,900 which will be offered from September. 2022.
SHELL SINGAPORE PRIZE DRAW PROMO
Customers from the Philippines have a chance to win an all-expenses-paid trip for two to Singapore in Shell’s latest raffle promotion.
Each purchase of P2000 of Shell V-Power for 4 wheels or P250 for 2 wheels equals one raffle coupon. The prize includes round-trip airfare, hotel accommodation and a curated Singapore experience worth 1 million pesos (800,000 pesos pocket money and 200,000 pesos sightseeing, food and entertainment).
Customers can also double their chances of winning with Shell Go+ and Shell Citi Visa as these transactions will generate two raffle coupons. Shell Go+ users will also receive double points for each qualifying purchase of Shell V-Power during the promotional period.
The promotion runs until August 29, with more details at Shell stations.