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Philippines Travel Guide

A visit to the Philippines can be likened to visiting any other beautiful place in Asia. A Philippines tour can be made memorable by a carefully planned itinerary. One has to consider many things while planning a trip to the Philippines: what to see, where to go when to go there. While these details may differ slightly from one place to another, the general features remain the same. In short, the Philippines is a fascinating place that holds exotic beaches, marvelous sights, remarkable monuments, diverse culture, exotic cuisine, and interesting history. A Philippines travel guide will help you make the most out of your visit.


The Philippines has some of the best beaches in the world. Indeed, its beaches are among the finest on the face of the earth. They are ideal for swimming, snorkeling, diving, surfing, sunbathing, boating, and a host of other activities. The Philippines has more than just beaches; it also has some of the best surfing beaches in the world. More importantly, the Philippines has some of the most unique attractions such as the legendary Philippines Mountain Museum, the Manila Zoo, the Manila Aquarium, the Ninoy Aquarium, the Binondo Historic District, Manila Zoo, the San Quentin Cable Station, Tuguegara Ayala Historic District, the Taguig City Heritage Center and the Viracruz Golf and Country Club. In short, the Philippines can give you a lifetime experience.

The Philippines is a tropical country with a balmy climate. It has two main islands, namely, the Philippines Island and Leyte. They are home to hundreds of thousands of people who live an active life, as well as a thriving civilization. The Philippines travel guides will tell you about the rich cultural heritage of the Philippines as well as about its history, arts, culture, music and its topography. Some of the popular places in the Philippines where you can go on holiday in the Philippines are the following:

Pampanga: This is one of the fastest growing cities in the Philippines and is famous for its white sand. It is a very populated city and has a lot of attractions, such as the National museum, San Lorenzo Church, Diosdado Macapagal Palace, Taguig City and the St. Luke’s Park. During the dry season, Pampanga sees a lot of tourist activity, with its busy hotels and restaurants. In the peak tourist season, Pampanga sees a huge influx of tourists, both local and foreign, who flock to enjoy the natural beauty of Pampanga Bay. The best time to visit Pampanga is the end of the dry season, which is from February to May. When visiting Pampanga, make sure you take your own rented car or boat and try out some of the exciting activities there.

Banaue: One of the largest cities on the central region of Philippines Banaue is also known as “The Queen City”. Banaue has a lot of natural wonders, such as the rainforest; national park, nature preserve and zoo. Its beaches are among the finest in the Philippines and there are over 7,000 islands in Banaue. In fact, the largest island of Banaue is Layang – a tourist attraction located on the west side of the island.

The Philippines has a very large archipelago of more than 70 thousand islands. Most of these islands are in the Southern part of the Philippines and most of these islands have white sandy beaches. Most of the islands have been tourism centers in the past and many of them have been World Heritage sites due to their scenic beauty, natural wonders, and their rich culture. There are many top tourist attractions in the Philippines such as the Philippines’ largest national park, the largest coral reef in Asia, national parks with astounding scenery and the longest roller coaster in Asia, the oldest building in Southeast Asia, historic forts, temples, palaces, museums, and even ancient ruins. You can visit these tourist places and enjoy the natural wonders in the country.

Mindanao Island: This island is located in disputed territory between the Philippines and Malaysia. It is also the largest island in the Philippines and has a number of natural wonders that attract tourists from around the world. Some of the popular tourist attractions in Mindanao include the Tagaytay National Park, the San Quentin Island, the Mindanao Falls, Mount Abu, and several others. Mindanao has a number of beaches where you can relax and sunbathe. The Mindanao Falls, one of the largest man-made falls in the world, is a sight to behold.

The Philippines has a number of top tourist attractions, but among the most famous are the Philippines’ two major islands, the Philippines and Leyte. These two islands have been occupied by different cultures and offer a unique insight into the lives of their people. Visit Mindanao and the Philippines to experience a distinctive and culturally rich journey. You can also explore Mindanao and the surrounding islands by water if you are not of the beach kind.