Philippines Travel Guide

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Philippines Highlights

  • Pro
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     Great people, beautiful nature, affordable prices yet very few tourists 

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     bad transportation..off the beaten track 

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     More places to visit as you've never anticipated 

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Manila

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2062,5064,151

Boracay Island

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1637,4695,148

Baguio

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328,898,57

Cebu City

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492,1474,65

Tagaytay

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258,846,28

Makati

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Asia/Philippines/City_of_Manila/Makati-1392820/TravelGuide-Makati.html

547,2181,36

Subic

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Asia/Philippines/Province_of_Zambales/Subic-1380285/TravelGuide-Subic.html

246,861,14

Puerto Galera

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367,938,21

Bohol

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Asia/Philippines/Province_of_Bohol/Bohol-1407609/TravelGuide-Bohol.html

503,1639,24

Davao

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Asia/Philippines/Davao_City/Davao-1401110/TravelGuide-Davao.html

246,815,25

Pagudpud

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Asia/Philippines/Province_of_Ilocos_Norte/Pagudpud-1388142/TravelGuide-Pagudpud.html

437,1175,4

Coron

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195,511,15

Vigan

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Asia/Philippines/Province_of_Ilocos_Sur/Vigan-1376509/TravelGuide-Vigan.html

417,1221,3

Cebu Island

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159,433,39

Puerto Princesa

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351,902,32

Sagada

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692,1956,2

El Nido

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262,708,8

Panglao Island

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217,753,21

Quezon City

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51,203,21

Cagayan de Oro

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32,76,23

Baler

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142,442,0

Caramoan

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157,484,0

Palawan

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67,217,16

Bolinao

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79,378,2

Bacolod

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93,300,23

Nasugbu

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Asia/Philippines/Province_of_Batangas/Nasugbu-1389191/TravelGuide-Nasugbu.html

77,371,2

Corregidor Island

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239,904,0

Banaue

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224,617,3

Guimaras Island

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112,387,2

Pundaquit

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64,240,3

Paranaque

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107,448,0

Laoag

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Asia/Philippines/Laoag_City/Laoag-1395676/TravelGuide-Laoag.html

39,115,6

Malapascua Island

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123,385,4

Antipolo

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48,190,2

Alaminos

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64,185,1

Bantayan Island

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109,425,0

Lucban

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95,419,0

Alabang

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106,466,0

Donsol

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111,404,1

Tuguegarao City

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Asia/Philippines/Province_of_Cagayan/Tuguegarao_City-1377166/TravelGuide-Tuguegarao_City.html

40,131,0

Cavite

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Asia/Philippines/Cavite_City/Cavite-1402696/TravelGuide-Cavite.html

7,28,7

Dumaguete

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17,44,19

Taguig

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82,355,0

Samal Island

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Asia/Philippines/Province_of_Davao_del_Norte/Samal_Island-1384179/TravelGuide-Samal_Island.html

66,205,0

Kalibo

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Asia/Philippines/Province_of_Aklan/Kalibo-1397263/TravelGuide-Kalibo.html

46,213,1

Batangas

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Asia/Philippines/Batangas_City/Batangas-1408891/TravelGuide-Batangas.html

23,81,12

Siargao Island

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Asia/Philippines/Province_of_Surigao_del_Norte/Siargao_Island-1381070/TravelGuide-Siargao_Island.html

68,215,0

Pagsanjan

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Asia/Philippines/Province_of_Laguna/Pagsanjan-1388154/TravelGuide-Pagsanjan.html

32,109,0

Coron Island

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Asia/Philippines/Province_of_Palawan/Coron_Island-1402146/TravelGuide-Coron_Island.html

102,456,0

San Juan

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Asia/Philippines/Province_of_Batangas/San_Juan-1383031/TravelGuide-San_Juan.html

40,218,1

Manila

See all 2062 Manila Tips
  • Intramuros

    Manila Things to Do

    The National Press Club of the Philippines is located at 1 Magallenas Drive just at the end of Jones Bridge which leads to Chinatown. When it was formed in 1952 the members were only journalists as TV broadcasts were comparatively new. The club tries to protect press freedom and the dignity of the newspaper profession, helps journalists that face...

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  • Makati Shangri-La Manila

    Manila Hotels

    This is my Makati Shangrila Tips with the Newer Pictures. The Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts is a...

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  • Greenbelt and Glorietta

    Manila Restaurants

    Part two of My Umu Japanese restaurant tips with more pictures. Umu Japanese restaurant in Dusit Hotel Manila in Makati City is knowned for really expensive but very satisfying japanese cuisine and they have seasonal promotions for the different japanese regional cuisines with the japanese goodies flown strait from japan hence the amazing...

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Boracay Island

See all 1637 Boracay Island Tips
  • Island Hopping

    Boracay Island Things to Do

    I consider Allan Fun Tours as the most affordable Island Hopping tour in Boracay. We went there last July 2013 and for only P700 plus P20 for the snorkelling gears, we had an amazing tour with drink/eat-all-you-can lunch buffet. We want to try the Crystal Cove Cave so we paid an extra of P200 per person. I love the cave and the view outside the...

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  • Dave's Straw Hat Inn

    Boracay Island Hotels

    Set back a short way from White Beach, Dave's Straw Hat Inn is the perfect place to sit back and...

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  • Getting around.

    Boracay Island Things to Do

    The best and cheapest way to get around really, is by Bike Taxi.These things are really cheap and a trip to White Beach for us was 100 peso (around £1.20) each way from the pier, and along the main road that runs along between Station 1 and Station 3 at White Beach, and you want to move between Stations, it is around 20 peso.And of course, if your...

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Baguio

See all 328 Baguio Tips
  • Tam Awan Village

    Baguio Things to Do

    I would have wanted to experience a night or 2 in one of the native dwelling houses. i really thought it would be fun but due to limited time, my friend and I just explore the village. The tribal dance performed by young Igorots is amazing. You can also visit the village's souvenir shop and try donning assortment of native costumes for a token...

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  • Camp John Hay Manor Hotel

    Baguio Hotels

    If you want to go stay at a classy place in Baguio, then The Manor is where you should stay. It may...

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  • My trip to Tam-awan Village

    Baguio Things to Do

    I would have wanted to experience a night or 2 in one of the native dwelling houses. i really thought it would be fun but due to limited time, my friend and I just explore the village. The tribal dance performed by young Igorots is amazing. You can also visit the village's souvenir shop and try donning assortment of native costumes for a token...

    more

Cebu City

See all 492 Cebu City Tips
  • Island Hopping

    Cebu City Things to Do

    As you are in Cebu, dont forget to make a day trip to Olango Island, in which as first u have to reach Mactan Lapu Lapu w the jeepneys and / or Vhires departing next to the SM Shopping Mall ... From Angasil Pier or in front of the Hilton Hotel Pier the boats are departing in about every 30 mins in which u can reach Olango Island in 20 mins. As u...

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  • Radisson Blu Hotel Cebu

    Cebu City Hotels

    Part two of my tips With More Pictures Inside. The Radisson Blu Hotel is one of the four Hotel...

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  • Dining among antiques

    Cebu City Restaurants

    STK is meant to be a pun on the phrase "shoot-to-kill" but it actually stands for "Sugba-Tinola-Kilawin", 3 local dishes that are presumably their house specialties. Speaking of house, the moment you step in you immediately notice that the place is originally a family home that was converted into a restaurant that serves up local cuisine. As an...

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Tagaytay

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Makati

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  • Ayala Triangle

    Makati Things to Do

    Ayala Triangle The Ayala Triangle is a sub-district of the Makati central business district, comprising of the parcel of land between Ayala Avenue, Makati Avenue and Paseo de Roxas, as well as the buildings on those streets. Many multinational companies, banks and other major businesses make their home on the triangle, noted by the many...

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  • Renaissance Makati City Hotel

    Makati Hotels

    The location is great! Opposite the road is the stretch of shopping -- Green belt shopping area, SM...

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  • WHERE THE BEST EXECUTIVES STUDIED!!!!

    Makati Things to Do

    AIM, The Asian Institute of Management opened its doors in 1969 and is the country's number one university and graduate school of business and public affairs. It is in partnership with Harvard Business School and uses the same teaching methodology and is the best in the Asia Pacific in terms of executive education. To study here expect the fees to...

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Subic

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  • Hotel transfer bus may not be the best...

    Subic Transportation

    I caught the Victory Liner bus from Manila to Olongapo bay which cost me 250 Pesos plus the cost of a trike (200Pesos-I think I paid too much for that) from the Victory Liner station in Olongapo to my hotel in Subic Bay. The bus was air conditioned, had free wifi and was reasonably comfortable. It went via Angeles City, which wasn't a major issue...

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  • The Lighthouse Marina Resort

    Subic Hotels

    Located right on the boardwalk overlooking Subic Bay, the resort has a pleasant restaurant and bar...

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  • Trek to Nagsasa Cove from San Martin,...

    Subic Things to Do

    There are a lot of options for hikers in Subic. My latest experience is the Nagsasa Traverse but you can also opt for the traverse through Mt. Balingkilat or Cinco Picos and a host of others.The hike from the jump off point in Brgy. San Martin, Subic to Nagsasa Cove takes about 5-6 hours depending on how fast you walk. This activity can be...

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Puerto Galera

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  • Si-kat bus

    Puerto Galera Transportation

    We thought out trip would be more comfortable if we took Si-kat bus but was very dissapointed with the behaviour of the lady guide. She wasn't very friendly and she doesn't really know how to deal and response to problems. She can't work under pressure and can really be angry not taking into consideration that her job is to make the passengers...

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  • Badladz Adventure Resort

    Puerto Galera Hotels

    It is pretty far away from White Beach and you can't swim here at Muelle. The room is clean though,...

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  • Underwater Cave

    Puerto Galera Things to Do

    One of the coolest place in Galera is the underwater cave. I was scared though going there because we have to ride a canoe and the waves that time were pretty wild! Well, fortunately, we are still alive haha. It is a small cave and we were lucky that we were the only people there that time!

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Bohol

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Davao

See all 246 Davao Tips
  • Riding the Rapids

    Davao Sports & Outdoors

    This was my first time to try river rafting and with these guides, I never felt any fear just excitement. They way they gave instructions were clear and concise. They made the run fun and exciting.The tour was inclusive of lunch, disk of photos and videos, free tickets for their affiliated establishments and they even gave us souvenir shirts! In...

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  • Microtel Inn & Suites Davao

    Davao Hotels

    Damosa Gateway Complex, Mamay Rd, Lanang, Davao, 8000, Philippines

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Families

  • Zipline between mountains

    Davao Sports & Outdoors

    We knew the place was in the area but it was farther than we expected. We traveled 2hours up a mountain to reach Camp Sabros. I must admit I was ready to accept defeat but thank goodness my cousin pushed the group, IT WAS SOOOOO WORTH IT!There was not much activity offered there so if you think of the travel time and the actual time to zip, you...

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Pagudpud

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Coron

See all 195 Coron Tips
  • Barracuda Lake

    Coron Things to Do

    It is one of the two lakes in Coron Island that is frequented by tourist. They said it is a freshwater lake but for me it is a little salty. The Lake can be accessed by a little hike along wooden stairs built on a tricky limestone path. The lake is very quiet and clear with stunning limestone formations that enclose the lake. I have my life vest...

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  • Sangat Island Reserve

    Coron Hotels

    I would say.. WOW for Sangat! The island offers EVERYTHING that you would want and need for a...

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  • Bistro Coron = FOOD POISONING

    Coron Restaurants

    This is my first ever negative review. I generally see the positive in people and situations no matter the circumstance. After my experience at Bistro and still ill after a week i feel it is my duty to warn the public.Being in the service industry striving for excellence and customer satisfaction should always be the goal. Every restaurant will...

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Vigan

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  • TOUR THE WORLD HERITAGE SITE BY THE...

    Vigan Things to Do

    The kalesa is a horse and cart that are still used today. The driver sits up front while the passengers sit on a seat in the carriage. These can be hired from the cathedral or you can flag them down anywhere and either hire them to your destination or hire per hour. Particularly beautiful at night when the old Spanish Quarter is illuminated !!!

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  • Vigan Plaza Hotel

    Vigan Hotels

    This hotel is pretty close to everything- Plaza Burgos, Vigan Cathedral, fast food centers, and...

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  • Fooooood...cravings only from Ilocos

    Vigan Things to Do

    Where to eat??? You will never starve in Vigan, coz food can be found every where!1. Empanada - the Vigan Croissant, filled with veggies and egg (called special empanada)2. Sinanglao - the Vigan version of the papaitan, soup of beef internal organs. kiosk found in front of McDo3. Pinakbet, Bagnet, Longanisa Pizza - all at its best at Cafe Leona4....

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Cebu Island

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  • Shangri-la's Mactan Resort & Spa

    Cebu Island Off The Beaten Path

    Request an appointment at Chi, The Spa website: www.shangri-la.com/cebu/mactan/chi-the-spa/. Treatments: Wellness Massages, Body Treatments, Sense of Place, Facial Treatments, Chi Signature Journey, Wellness Programmes & Refreshers & Others. Be sure to aarive early so you can avail of their amenities such as shower bath, sauna room, outdoor jacuzzi...

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  • Plantation Bay

    Cebu Island Hotels

    Heard so much about this hotel, that my other half insisted only on this hotel on our stay in Mactan...

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  • Fuente Osmena Cirlce

    Cebu Island Warnings and Dangers

    It's always better to give a price range or limit when asking for suggestions. What someone thinks is "reasonable" may not be reasonable to you. Several here have suggested the Fuente Osmena Circle area. This is the heart of the city, but the worst area for very aggressive street people who will harass you trying to sell you drugs or beg for money...

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Puerto Princesa

See all 351 Puerto Princesa Tips
  • 66 FAHRENHEIT WILL ROCK YOU

    Puerto Princesa Nightlife

    Alan, the best guitarist in town has been playing at TomTom Bar regularly on Saturday evenings. The band consists of 3 guys who play rock music mainly from the 60's and 70's so if you enjoy this type of music show up at the bar around 9pm and you will be treated to sounds such as Black Sabbath, Pink Floyd, Rolling Stones and other famous...

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  • Hibiscus Garden Hotel

    Puerto Princesa Hotels

    This place is located in Manalo St. , not far from the airport and is owned by a French guy who...

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  • LIVE MUSIC

    Puerto Princesa Nightlife

    UPDATE Unfortunately Alan no longer plays here but recently he has been playing regularly at Tom Tom Bar on Saturday nights. The Kweba Bar is being enlarged and i am sure you can see other musicians perform here.ORIGINAL REVIEWSee Alan create magic sounds on his guitar as his group 66 FAHRENHEIT play songs from Black Sabbath, Pink Floyd, Guns 'N...

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