Emergency Hotlines: LANDLINE (+63) 2 911 – 8688

LISTEN: Wishclusive road trip playlist

by Aileen Cerrudo   |   Posted on Wednesday, April 17th, 2019

Who’s ready for a road trip?

via GIPHY

While some people prefer to travel in silence because it relaxes them more, there are others who like to listen to good music to hype up their summer getaway.

For music lovers, start your road trip with the perfect playlist with Wish 107.5’s perfect travel playlist.

It features artists like The Ransom Collective, Ben & Ben, and
IV of Spades. Checkout Wish 107.5’s YouTube channel if you want more songs to add to your road trip playlist.—Aileen Cerrudo

via GIPHY

Tags: , , , , , , ,

Shinrin-yoku: How to remove stress through forest bathing

by Aileen Cerrudo   |   Posted on Sunday, May 19th, 2019

Shinrin-yoku is Japanese for forest bathing. Shinrin meaning “forest” and yoku meaning “bath”. It can also be called Tree Therapy.

What is Shinrin-yoku?

via GIPHY

Shinrin-yoku is a Japanese practice that started in the 1980’s. It is basically connecting with nature through all your senses, like smelling the forest air, feeling the leaves and the branches.

Why try Shinrin-yoku?

There are studies that show how forest bathing brings health benefits to an individual. Phytoncides, the antimicrobial chemicals released by trees to prevent from rotting also helps in giving health benefits to humans.

Most trees also contain organic compounds that support our own natural killers (NK) which fights off cancer.

via GIPHY

Other benefits include:

  • Reduced stress
  • Decreased depression, fatigue, anxiety, and confusion.
  • Boosted immune system
  • Improved sleep
  • Increased ability to focus

How to start forest bathing?

First, find a forest that will suit you. It doesn’t matter if it is an hour away from home or it will take hours of travel, as long as it is a place that will surely bring you comfort.

No gadgets. It is better to keep your phones in your bag or leave them behind.

via GIPHY

Some ‘forest bathers’ walk barefoot to fully experience nature. But it is not required.

You don’t need to jog or do any exercise. You can walk, sit, or just lie down on the ground.

Where to forest bathe?

You can try visiting Arroceros Forest Park in Manila, Ayala Triangle in Makati or La Mesa Eco Park in Quezon City.

If you want to go somewhere that will really immerse you in nature, visit the provinces or try hiking.

Mt. Arayat

Tags: , , ,

Wish 107.5, the best FM radio station—Gems Awards

by Aileen Cerrudo   |   Posted on Friday, March 22nd, 2019

Wish jocks DJ Faye (second from the left) and DJ Adam (second from the right) at the Gems Awards

Wish 107.5 has been hailed as the best FM station during the GEMS Awards 2019 on Thursday.

It is no surprise why Wish FM, spearheaded by Kuya Daniel Razon, already won numerous awards despite being in its early years.

During the third GEMS Hiyas ng Sining Awards 2019, held at the Center for Performing Arts in Muntinlupa city, Wish FM was recognized as the best FM station in the country.

“Kumpara sa iba na dekada na ang binilang, ngunit nanggulat sila sa mga tagapakinig sa paraan at istilo nilang kaibig-ibig. Nasapul agad nila ang pulso ng masa, di lang ng mga sosyal at may pihikang panlasa, kahit saan mang dako, istasyon nila ay bukam-bibig sa musika at tinig nilang nakakakilig. Para sa ating Best Radio Station FM, Wish FM 107.5, (Compared to [other stations] that are already decades old, this station had a unique style that captured the hearts of everyone, not just the elite. Everywhere, their station shines when it comes to music. For our Best Radio Station FM, Wish FM 107.5)” the GEMS Award commentator said.

Since it hit the airwaves in 2014, it already struck the hearts of music lovers. Wish 107.5 changed the stage in performing hit songs after the first and only mobile radio booth in the country, the Wish Bus, was launched.

Local artists across the country were also given the opportunity to show off their talents, not only in the Philippines but also abroad.

Whether you’re already a veteran in the music industry or just starting, Wish 107.5 provides equal opportunity to share your music.

Wish’s YouTube channel has also become an online favorite because of its sound and video quality. Many featured artists already gained millions of views.

The Wish 107.5 representatives, DJ Faye and DJ Adam, are grateful for the support of the listeners and vows to continue providing a unique experience when it comes to listening to music.

“Maraming, maraming salamat sa GEMS awards and sa De La Salle Zobel para sa parangal na ito. Nakakataba ng puso kasi ang mga taong katulad ninyo ang inspirasyon namin sa ginagawa namin, (Thank you Gems awards and De La Salle Zobel for this award. It fills my heart because you are our inspiration)” DJ Faye said.

“Maraming salamat sa GEMS (Thank you GEMs) and also major prompts to all the people behind the scenes from the sound tech guys. Iyong mga video editors, (The video editors) and all that. Like, lahat tayo, talagang collective effort (All of your, this is a collective effort) to attain the success and recognition. To GOD be the glory,” DJ Adam said.—Aileen Cerrudo (with reports from Asher Cadapan Jr.)

Tags: , , ,

Congratulations Wish FM!

by Aileen Cerrudo   |   Posted on Thursday, March 21st, 2019

Wish 107.5 has reached another milestone with their YouTube channel reaching over 5 million subscribers.

Ever since it hit the airwaves in 2014, Wish FM has achieved many ‘firsts’ including the first and only mobile radio booth in the Philippines — the Wish Bus.

They also spearheaded Wishcovery, the first and only online singing competition that provides a stage for aspiring singers across the country to show off their world-class talent.

The Wish Music Awards also combines music and charity. They put the spotlight on the best Filipino Artists and at the same time provide assistance to their chosen charity. Wish has already given over a million pesos -worth of donation to charities over the years.

READ: Wish Bus USA all set for the much-awaited debut in Hollywood

Wish continues to reach new heights as the Wish Bus journeys across
other parts of the Philippines and the United States.

The 5 million subscribers is just another step for Wish 107.5 and there will be more milestones to celebrate. So wishers, keep on wishing!—Aileen Cerrudo

Tags: ,