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Philippines Destinations

Discover the Best Islands and Cities in the Philippines

The Philippines has almost everything a holidaymaker could desire. It is something of an undiscovered gem, though it is probably the most westernized Asian nation. The list of stunning destinations at hand in the island country is simply astonishing. The island of Cebu is the place to head for to see cultural attractions and alongside Manila, it is an inevitable port of call for travellers. Bohol, home to the unforgettable Chocolate Hills, is one of the most tourist-oriented of the Visayas islands, followed closely by Mactan Island, which is particularly geared towards tourism with its many dive centres. Boracay (also in the Visayas) is a lazy place, favoured by beach lovers and party goers. And one can certainly see why, with its pristine beaches and utterly relaxed atmosphere, it’s the stuff of dreams.

Palawan is the country's largest province, with more than 1,500 islands and islets of its own. Its nearest neighbour is North Borneo and is famous for its superb cliffs and is the habitat of 232 endemic species, existing within the region's tropical forests. This is marketed as the Philippines' hub for eco tourism. Luzon is the most economically important of all the regions. Home to Metro Manila – the country's capital – tourist attractions include rice terraces and mountain tribes in the northern part of the island and the volcanoes Pinatubo, Taal and Mount Mayon. Summing up, you’ll need more than one vacation to discover all that the Philippines hosts in matter of dream holiday destinations. Check out below the characteristics of the most popular areas to visit in the Philippines.

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Most Popular Destinations in the Philippines

  • Boracay Island

    Boracay Island

    Those on holiday and looking for the perfect combination of sun, sand, and sea will not be disappointed in Boracay. The Read More»

  • El Nido

    El Nido is the most popular holiday destination in Palawan, the westernmost province in the Philippines. Read More»

  • Cebu

    Cebu

    Cebu Province is one of the most developed provinces of the Philippines. Part of the Central Visayas Region – which also Read More»

  • Manila

    Manila

    Manila has a certain ‘rough diamond’ quality about it. With over 9.5 million people in the Filipino capital – traffic Read More»

  • Palawan

    Palawan is the name of an archipelagic province of the Philippines, named after its largest island and located toward Read More»

  • Bohol Island

    Bohol Island

    Bohol is a province in the Central Visayas Region and is the tenth largest island in the Philippines. Situated to the Read More»

  • Cebu Island

    Cebu Island

    Cebu is the largest island in the Visayas region and is particularly rich in historical significance with regards to the Read More»

  • Angeles City

    Angeles City

    Angeles City is located in central Luzon in the province of Pampanga approximately 75km north of Manila. Angeles is a Read More»

  • Mactan Island

    Mactan Island

    Mactan Island lies across the Mactan Channel, opposite Cebu City in the southeast of Manila. It is modern and yet has Read More»

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