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Two Week Itinerary - Philippines

2 Weeks in the Philippines: An Itinerary

There are many destinations in Asia that have become extremely popular in the recent years. When it comes to tropical getaways and exotic islands, however, the Philippines takes top spot in many lists. Conde Naste Traveler, a highly-esteemed publication, just released its Best Islands list for 2018, and the top 3 spots in Asia are […]

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Day Hike to Mt. Pamitinan

The underrated gem that is Rizal Province is quickly becoming a go-to destination in the Philippines. A mere two to three hour drive from Metro Manila, travellers are finally discovering its lush environment. Lying on the northeastern shore of Laguna de Bay and perched on the western slopes of the Sierra Madre mountain range, the […]

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Daranak Falls

A Guide to Daranak Falls (A Fun Day Trip From Manila)

Many travellers to the Philippines end up in Metro Manila – a group of some of the biggest cities in the country. While Metro Manila is a fun, sometimes chaotic, place to be in, one can always use a quick getaway to somewhere more peaceful. Luckily, there are many day trips you can do outside […]

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Thailand vs. Philippines

Thailand vs. Philippines: A Tale of Two Countries

Southeast Asia has long been a mythical destination for many travelers around the world. With strong cultural influences and intriguing (sometimes strange) local customs, this side of the continent is no stranger to tourists eager to explore and discover. Two countries that get compared a lot are Thailand and the Philippines. Thailand has always been a […]

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Best Snorkeling in Palawan

Snorkeling in the best sites in Palawan

Palawan is at the top of the list in the must-see places in the Philippines. This group of islands in Southern Luzon is approximately an hour away via plane from Manila. With pristine beaches and crystal clear blue waters with a backdrop of limestone cliffs and breathtaking sunsets, Palawan is also one of the best […]

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Best Bantayan Island Beach Resorts

Best Bantayan Island Beach Resorts – Relax In The Sun

A bus and ferry ride from Cebu City, Bantayan Island is a tropical paradise away from the increasingly touristy beaches of Cebu.Sugar Beach. Photo credit: pdebacker via Foter.com / CC BY-NC-SAThere are several places and many things to do on Bantayan Island, so spending a couple of peaceful nights by the pristine beaches is definitely […]

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Things to do in Bantayan

Things to do in Bantayan, Cebu

Cebu is home to some of the Philippines‘ most pristine and beautiful beaches. Being a province that’s mainly an island in itself, you’ll have endless options of sun, sand, and sea on your trip. One of the most popular beach destinations in Cebu is Bantayan and for good reason. With clear waters, long stretches of […]

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Best Places To Stay In Palawan

Best Places to Stay in Palawan

Palawan is arguably one of the best islands in the Philippines, and people are starting to notice. Between white sand beaches, crystal blue waters, and unbeatable sunsets, this province at the southern part of Luzon has become a must-visit in the tropical islands. Home to one of the world’s best beaches, there are many areas in […]

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Trekking Through the Rice Terraces Of Banaue

Trek through the Terraces of Banaue

The Rice Terraces of the Cordilleras – a true gem and one of the Philippines’ most distinct natural wonders. While this tropical country is known for white sand beaches and golden sunsets, its mountain regions are a sight to behold. Known as “Hagdang-Hagdang Palayan” in local language, the Rice Terraces in Banaue of the Ifugao […]

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Things to do in Boracay

Things to do in Boracay Philippines

If you’ve ever thought about visiting the Philippines, chances are, you’re already thinking about Boracay. This little party island has been on many “best of” lists, including best beaches, best white sand, best sunsets, and best parties. Despite its size, there are a whole lot of things to do in Boracay once you’ve had your fill […]

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