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US Government Shutdown Affects Filipinos’ Travel Plans

Travelling to the US in October 2013 would be less ideal, after the US decision to have a government shutdown. According to flight searches made on Skyscanner.com.ph this year, the US is the second most popular overseas destination for Filipinos.

Flights to the Philippines

International visitor arrivals grew by 15.85 percent year-on-year in the first ten months of the year, according to the Department of Tourism (DOT).  Tourism Secretary Alberto Lim said this put the country on track of achieving its 3.3 millionth visitor arrival target for the year.