Philippines

A vast archipelago formed by over 7,100 islands, the Philippines is divided into three main geographic areas: Luzon (northern region), Visayas (central region) and Mindanao (southern region).

The country is also Spain’s only colony in Southeast Asia.

Filipino Specialities

Filipino food encompasses a vast array of flavours which are influenced by the country's various regions and history (notably Spanish and Chinese). Don’t leave...

Best Surf Spots

With over 30,000km of coastline, surfers planning to ride the waves of the Philippines are in for a real treat. Here are some of...

Popular Food Markets/Food Parks & Street Food Spots

Make a beeline for the food markets, food parks or night markets to sample a rich variety of Filipino flavours. Mouthwatering treats await at...

Best Spots For Kitesurfing

Its stunning islands, white sand beaches, tropical climate, warm waters and consistent trade winds have made the Philippines one of the most popular kitesurfing...

Uniquely Filipino Souvenirs

Those looking for unique local souvenirs to bring home will find that the Philippines has lots to offer. These items are a great representation...

Popular Birding Spots

The Philippines is home to hundreds of endemic birds and also a key migration spot for birds from other countries. Here are some of...

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