Category Archives for Philippines

new updated boracay guide 2019

A Quick Guide to the “New” Boracay – 2019 and Beyond

If there’s one place in the Philippines everyone in the world knows about, it’s Boracay – a small island known for powdery white sand, crystal clear blue waters, and raving parties from dusk till dawn. It’s long been hailed as the party island in what paradise looks like for most people. For a place that’s […]

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Best Waterfalls in Cebu

The Best Waterfalls in Cebu (From Stunning to Hidden)

Cebu is a gift that keeps on giving. Found in the Central Visayas region of the Philippines, this once-quiet province is growing exponentially in terms of economy, wealth, and of course, tourism. With its gorgeous beaches and amazing marine life, Cebu certainly has become a hotspot for island travel. Just like the rest of the […]

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Best Places To Stay In Palawan

Best Resorts in Palawan (Including Some Budget Options)

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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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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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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2 weeks in the 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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best beaches in cebu

The Best Beaches in Cebu – Blue Skies, White Sand

It’s impossible to talk about the Philippines without thinking about clear blue waters and white sand beaches. Having three out of 20 islands ranked as the best in the world, this once overlooked country archipelago is gaining popularity with travelers from all over the world. For first-timers to the Philippines, you cannot miss the cosmopolitan-rural-tropical island of […]

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What To Do In Stunning Coron, Philippines

Palawan, a province south of Manila and within the Luzon group of islands, is one of the Philippines’ top gems when it comes to the quintessential tropical island travel. It is often called “The Last Frontier of the Philippines” because it is the last unsettled area in the country. Travelers commonly flock to Puerto Princesa, the […]

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4-Day Cebu Itinerary

The Ultimate 4-day Cebu Itinerary (Sand, Sea and the City)

Cebu, also hailed as the Queen City of the South, is a world of its own. Located in the Visayan Region of the Philippines, Cebu has gained much popularity thanks to its many instaworthy beaches, historical significance, and delicious local delicacies. It was even featured in a recent Netflix documentary called “Street Food” where Cebu’s […]

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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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