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Sai Kung – Hong Kong’s “back garden”
South East Asian Airlines (SEAIR), the Philippines’ premier leisure airline announced it will be offering fares for as low as P999 for Clark to Macau and Hong Kong, and P1,299 for Clark to Singapore until July 6, 2011. The promo is valid for travel until March 31, 2012 for Macau and Hong Kong, and until November 30, 2011 for Singapore. Fares are for one-way travel inclusive of tax and exclusive of charges.
The airline also announced it achieved 89% on-time performance for its Airbus flights for the first half of 2011, with a peak season on-time performance of 94% for April and 92% for May. SEAIR uses the 144-seater Airbus 319 aircraft for its flights from Clark to Macau, Hong Kong, and Singapore. A flight is considered on-time if it arrives or departs not more than 15 minutes from the published time of departure or arrival.
A former Portuguese colony, Macau offers vacationers a unique ‘East meets West’ cultural experience and features a distinctive landscape with stylish Art Deco buildings side by side Chinese temples, and ancient and modern baroque churches. At the heart of the peninsula is the Historic Center of Macau, a UNESCO World Heritage site, consisting of over 20 landmarks including the old headquarters of the British East Indies Company, the A-Ma Temple – the oldest and most famous Taoist temple in Macau, Senado Square, Dom Pedro V Theatre – one of the first western-style theatres in China, and the iconic Ruins of St. Paul’s Cathedral.
Macau is also known as the “Las Vegas of the East” with big name franchises such as the Venetian and MGM Grand from the United States situated on recently reclaimed land. With its distinctive multicultural legacy and modern developments, Macau has something for every vacationer, whether one prefers sampling Portuguese delicacies like caldo verde (potato and greens in soup) and bacalhau (salt cod) in Taipa village, getting acquainted with the giant statues of Matsu, Goddess of the Sea, and Kun Iam, Goddess of Mercy, or simply admiring the view atop the Macau Tower.
Hong Kong is best known as a shopping mecca with a densely-packed and energized network of streets brimming with shops, boutiques, and street markets. Top hunting grounds are Tsim Sha Tsui known for ‘Nathan Road’; Harbour City on Canton Road, the largest shopping center in Hong Kong, and the Temple Street Night Market, the city’s famous outdoor market. This former British colony is also a major tourist destination for such diverse sights and places like the Victoria Peak, Hong Kong Disneyland, Hong Kong Museum of Art, Wong Tai Sin Temple, and Man Mo Temple, Hong Kong’s oldest and most important temple built in the 1840’s.
The fourth leading financial center and one of the five busiest ports in the world, Singapore offers tourists a range of cultural, informational, and entertaining experiences with places like the Singapore Zoo, acclaimed as one of the world’s most spectacular zoos, Singapore Botanic Gardens, Chinatown Heritage Center, and CHIJMES (pronounced “chimes”), a national heritage site filled with restaurants and shops, and the Universal Studios Singapore at the Resorts World Sentosa.
SEAIR is the nation’s second-oldest airline and has flown almost 3 million passengers to local destinations including Boracay via Caticlan, Batanes, El Nido, Romblon, Cebu, Clark, Taytay in Palawan, and Kalibo in Aklan. The airline recently opened a new route in Vigan. SEAIR offers the most routes from Caticlan with flights from Caticlan to Manila, Clark, and Cebu. It has the longest history of uninterrupted service to Boracay direct via Caticlan with SEAIR having the fastest flights.
To purchase tickets, visit www.FlySeair.com or call (632) 849-0100. For updates on promos and new routes, Like SEAIR on Facebook at www.facebook.com/flyseair. For more information on Macau, Hong Kong, and Singapore, please visit www.macautourism.gov.mo, www.discoverhongkong.com, and www.yoursingapore.com.