Looking for a destination for your next vacation that has it all? Look no further than the Philippines! Composed of 7107 islands, the Philippines archipelago is abundant in nature, rich in culture, and filled with pleasant discoveries.
Let’s explore 7 fabulous, fantastic reasons to visit the Philippines!
The Chocolate Hills: Via Science Junkie
“The Chocolate Hills is a geological formation in Bohol Province, Philippines. There are at least 1,260 hills but there may be as many as 1,776 hills spread over an area of more than 50 square kilometres (20 sq mi).
They are covered in green grass that turns brown (like chocolate) during the dry season, hence the name. Read More
Taal Lake: Via BalaiIsabel
“Taal, Batangas is popular for a lot of unique offerings, such as Burdang Taal Barong Tagalog embroideries, kapeng barako, or butterfly knives or balisong but what makes it one of the country’s most sought-after tourist destination is the Taal Volcano and the unique crater lake encompassing it. Read More
Mall of Asia Via: The Philippines.com
“Quite unique in its stance as a primary household name in the retail industry, are the many branches of SM Malls in the Philippines. As a huge tourist attaction in the Metro Manila area, SM Mall of Asia (also known as MOA) is worthy of its daily average foot traffic of about 200,000 people, for many reasons. Read More
Banaue Rice Terraces Via: Wikipedia
“The Banaue Rice Terraces (Filipino: Hagdan-hagdang Palayan ng Banawe) are 2,000-year-old terraces that were carved into the mountains of Ifugao in the Philippines by ancestors of the indigenous people. The Rice Terraces are commonly referred to as the “Eighth Wonder of the World”. Read More
Boracay Island Via: News.com.au
“This once secluded island has quickly become a tourist hotspot. Aptly named White Beach, there’s a mix of accommodation options — from budget-friendly bungalows to luxe 5-star resorts. Read More
CNN poll: Philippines has world’s 2nd best food Via: PhilStar.com
“Which destination has the world’s best food? The Philippines ranked second among destinations in the world with the best food, according to a survey conducted by CNN through an open Facebook poll. Garnering 1,528 votes, the Philippines came second to Taiwan, which earned 8,242 votes. Read More
Tagaytay Highlands Golf Via: Tagaytay Highlands
“Rise to the challenge offered by Tagaytay Highlands. Two exclusive golf clubs make their home here – the Tagaytay Highlands International Golf Club and the Tagaytay Midlands Golf Club. Both clubs boast of 18-hole championship golf courses set atop Tagaytay’s highest elevations. Read More