Travel and Tourism Articles in the Philippines

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10 Most Beautiful Beaches in the Philippines

10 Most Beautiful Beaches in the Philippines

by Jhaypee Guia on March 2, 2016

The Philippines is one of the best tourist destinations in South East Asia when it comes to tropical beaches. A huge volume of people from different countries visit the country because it is such an amazing place to spend your vacation in, especially during the summer. If you want to bask under the tropical sun and have a nice golden tan, then the Philippines is the right destination for you.

To help you plan your trip and choose the right vacation spot, here is our top 10 most beautiful beaches in the Philippines.


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Top 10 Must-Climb Mountains in the Philippines

Top 10 Must-Climb Mountains in the Philippines

by Angel Bonifacio on March 11, 2015
Mountaineers have a variety of reasons why they should climb a certain mountain. For adventure-seekers and professional climbers, the main reason is the level of difficulty of the hike. The more challenging the ascent is, the better. History-lovers climb mountains because of their rich past intertwined with their present state. There are some people who visit mountains that are mysterious and mystical, relative to their belief and religion.Because of its geography, the Philippines is interspersed with mountain ranges that make it an ideal destination for hikers. Listed below are the top ten must-climb mountains in the Philippines.
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Ten Facts You Probably Don’t Know About Cebu

Ten Facts You Probably Don’t Know About Cebu

by Rjay Reyes on January 20, 2015
The province of Cebu plays a major role in the Philippine history. In April 1521, Spaniards landed on the shores of Mactan Island and fought with Lapu-lapu’s army. The event became known as the “Battle of Mactan” and it is where the Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan died.
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10 Great Filipino Food on a Cold Day

10 Great Filipino Food on a Cold Day

by Xtian Mack on January 12, 2015
Dealing with the cold air of January or just a particularly damp, rainy day can be a challenge for most Filipinos. Living in a tropical country, there are some Filipinos who just can't bear really low temperatures. This is probably why Filipinos over the years have developed an amazing variety of culinary delights especially for these occasions, created, developed and passed on to generations to bring warmth to the shivering Filipino. So when the temperatures hit the low end, expect Filipinos to seek these out to warm their bellies and their bodies. Other just make the cold a reason to indulge a craving for something different. It is undeniable that these Filipino food have brought us warmth, comfort and ease whenever we needed them.
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Ten Comfort Foods That Are Perfect for Rainy Season

Ten Comfort Foods That Are Perfect for Rainy Season

by Rjay Reyes on December 5, 2014
It’s rainy season again and people will certainly crave for foods that will make them warm. Comfort foods are the answer to these cravings. It can make our body cope with the cold environment especially to those who are easily sickened when rainy days are coming. Aside from sweaters and jackets, here are the ten comfort foods that can ease the coldness that you feel:
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Pinoy's Top 5 favorite Exotic Foods that will make you Crave and Wave

Pinoy's Top 5 favorite Exotic Foods that will make you Crave and Wave

by Kenneth De Villa on December 3, 2014
With affordable price and awesomeness, extraordinary taste and weirdness conquers the filipino's very own bizarre foods.
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5 Scariest places in Metro Manila perfect for ghost hunting

5 Scariest places in Metro Manila perfect for ghost hunting

by Red de Vera on October 31, 2014
It’s Halloween season again, the perfect time for horror flicks to be shown in cinemas all over the metro. It is also the ideal season to share scary experiences and stories with your colleagues. So here’s the list of five places in Metro Manila that are purportedly haunted
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10 Things You Probably Didn't Know About These Ten Manila Cemeteries

10 Things You Probably Didn't Know About These Ten Manila Cemeteries

by Kaye Valdez on October 28, 2014
In commemoration of Undas, Vigattin Tourism brings you the list of ten cemeteries in Metro Manila and ten things you should know about them. Among the list are cemeteries dating as far back as the Spanish colonial era and houses the remains of key historical figures, including the heroes of the Philippine Revolution.
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Ten Signs It’s Already Christmas In The Philippines

Ten Signs It’s Already Christmas In The Philippines

by Red de Vera on October 27, 2014
Christmas is fast approaching so let’s forget the bad things happened to us and replace it with happiness and grace because it is the day Jesus Christ was born, giving us hope and aspiration. Here are the ten signs that it’s already Christmas here in the Philippines:
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Philippines is one of the Top 10 Best Travel Destinations for 2015

Philippines is one of the Top 10 Best Travel Destinations for 2015

by Adrea Hernan on October 24, 2014
The largest travel guide book publisher in the world, Lonely Planet, has released their Best in Travel 2015, revealing the top ten countries that are worth seeing. The list includes, the Philippines as the top 8 travel destination to visit.
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