4 Oct 2022

The Municipality of Bolinao headed by Municipal Mayor Hon Alfonso F. Celeste, MD takes so much pride for being one of the finalists of the upcoming ATOP Pearl Awards 2022 that will take place on October 29, 2022 at Tagaytay City, Cavite . This year, there are four entries that have been included as finalists for the ATOP Pearl Awards:

1. Best Tourism Promotion Gifts and Souvenirs (Food)
2. Best Tourism Promotion & Souvenirs (Non-Food)
3. Best Tourism Promotion Videos
4. Best Tourism Brochure

Municipal Tourism Officer Ms. Mary De Guzman, together with Municipal Administrator Ms. Blesilda Domagas and Atty. Juan Ayar Montemayor- Secretary to the Sangguniang Bayan successfully defended the above-cited entries during the final panel interview last September 29, 2022 at the Multifunction Room, Blessed Buenaventura Garcia Paredes, O.P. (BGPOP) Building, University of Santo Thomas.

This is the second time Bolinao Tourism will participate in this prestigious Pearl Awards with which the town aims to showcase and promote its natural beauty and diverse culture and heritage. The prestigious Tourism Pearl Awards program, conducted by the Association of Tourism Officers of the Philippines (ATOP), is an annual competition open to all local government units to present their exceptional tourism practices, projects and innovations.

Moreover, ATOP Pearl Awards is an award- giving body which honors the great efforts made by the people in the tourism industry and most especially the Local Government Units.

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