Saturday, 30 November 2013

Tourists Urged to Holiday in the Philippines after the Typhoon,,,

Tourists are urged to holiday in the Philippines after Typhoon Haiyan.

As the aid effort in the Philippines continues, the tourism industry is urging people to visit the country as a way of helping the recovery effort.

The Philippines tourism board is urging people to visit the country, stressing that their visits will have a direct effect on helping to rebuild lives and keep locals in jobs in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan.

Isabel Choat, writing in the Guardian newspaper, gives us the full picture.