Duterte to Pinoys: Travel with me around the Philippines
By Prince Golez
Amid growing concern over coronavirus, President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday urged Filipinos to travel around the country.
In his video message aired by the Radio Television Malacañang, Duterte assured everyone that the Philippines is a safe country to travel.
“To my fellow Filipinos, I encourage you to travel with me around the Philippines. I assure you that everything is safe in our country, be it an issue of health, be it an issue of law and order, and be it an issue of accessibility,” the President said.
“Maraming magagandang mapuntahan sa Pilipinas, wala kayong dapat alalahanin,” he added.
Duterte said that airlines, hotels, and resorts have agreed to lower their rates so more people can travel to some of the best places in the country.
“Itong mga hoteliers at itong mga carriers they have agreed to lower the rates so that we can be a viable market for the Philippines.
“Come with me and be my travel companion. I’ll be traveling around the Philippine. Pasyal tayo dito sa atin. Unahin natin yung atin. Mabuhay ang Pilipino. Mabuhay ang turismo ng Pilipinas,” he concluded.