Amazing places in The Philippines
“When you leave a beautiful place, you carry it with you wherever you go” -Alexandra Stoddard
The Philippines is without a doubt, one of the most beautiful countries. With a booming industry coupled with a litany of diverse islands to choose from, it is one of the Southeast Asian countries that is primed for its nature and luxurious places. Indeed, the Philippines is a cornucopia of beautiful and idyllic travel destinations–with more than 7000 islands, planning a travel itinerary alone can be quite overwhelming and even a bit daunting—there is just so much to see and do! However, if you want to make the most out of your trip, then the appropriate tack would be to visit the best this archipelago has to offer. So that even if you had not experienced the Philippines in its entirety, you would be able to experience its beauty and essence.
1.Huma Island (Palawan)
If you lead a perpetually busy life, chances are you would want to take a short breather away from the crowded cities and the routine hustle and bustle. If you are looking to relax and unwind, then indulge yourself in a luxurious vacation at the Huma Island Resort located in Palawan. The place is nestled in the clear blue waters of Palawan and is reminiscent of Maldives. If exploration and self-discovery are on your list, then this is the best place to find your refuge.
Before it was sensationalized in a hit indie movie, Batanes is one of the quietest places in the Philippines and still remains so. Though locals and tourists alike have flocked to this place after it was propelled to fame, it still delivers the promise of giving you a slice of heaven on earth. Batanes is perfect for amateur photographers who are looking for lush and unblemished enclaves, majestic landscapes and lofty cliffs. Individuals with a penchant for culture and history would also find the place magical as it hosts a myriad of historic stone houses.
If you are looking for a place in the Philippines with the right balance of exotic destinations and highly-urbanized cities, Cebu City offers both to you. The charm of this city lies in the fact that it is considered as the heart of the Philippines. Being the first city the Spaniards discovered, it would be no wonder that Cebu is rife with history and culture as well. If you are seeking for a good base jump-off point to kickstart your adventure in the Philippines.
Boracay is an exciting fusion of the nightclub scene and the serenity of the beach. Without a doubt, it is one of the frequently visited places by tourists and locals alike. On mornings, you can enjoy many ocean adventures offered by the island and by night, you can mingle with the locals with its buzzing nightlife scene.
/// Written by Nelson Dy, from The Phillippines. He is a freelance writer in the Philippines. Born in the village of Babupatti (Raniganj) in the district of Pratapgarh. Nelson Dy is taking full advantage of writing articles that will help the real estate industry. Nelson Dy is writing since 2006.