Tourism Stories Philippines Edition

Executive Edited by Anita Mendiratta, and working with the UNWTO, USAID and Department of Tourism, Philippines,’ Tourism Stories: Philippines Edition’ focuses on the stories of the people behind the tourism industry in the Philippines, especially those dependent on the tourism sector as a means of rebuilding their lives and communities following the devastation of Supertyphoon Haiyan.

Available directly through DOT Philippines


“The book Tourism Stories is our way to celebrate the pride, optimism, resiliency, and fortitude of spirit of the people who are changing the lives of the tourists they encounter. Likewise, they are also the same people whose lives have been changed by tourism.” – Ramon Jimenez Jr, Former Secretary of Tourism of Government of the Philippines