Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Top Things to do in Philippines

Considered as one of the most awe inspiring places in the world, Philippines is more than just an island with beautiful beaches. On my trip to one of the cheapest holiday destinations in the world, every penny I spent in Philippines during my Philippines Holidays was worth the time spent there. With the perfect and the most beautiful beaches, awesome local food and the friendliest people, this country is gradually cementing its place in the chart of the most preferred holiday destinations in the world. If you are looking for reasons that help you know more about how to spend your holiday in Philippines, my experience through this article will tell you a few of the hundreds of things that can be done there.

Friendly locale
A Manila Pedicab and his owner
The people in Asia are considered to more friendly and compassionate in comparison to the locales in other countries. Due to this, the hospitality of Philippines is something that you would love. Since the people here are very friendly and curious you would not face any problems related to security or ill-treatment.

Beautiful beaches
Beautiful rice terraces of Northern Philippines
The beaches in Philippines are more than just beaches. When you spend some time there, you feel that it is nothing less than a paradise. Philippines have around 7000 islands and the natural beauty here will leave you astonished. For instance, the white beach in boracay belongs to the category of the top ten beaches n the world. With this fact, you can realize the beauty of the country. With crystal like white sand and the clear waters every beach will look like a dream come true.

Handicraft shopping
For all those people and specially the ladies who feel that a holiday is incomplete without shopping; you should consider visiting Philippines once. The giant shopping stores and malls in manila will leave you a lot of room for shopping for your favorite products and brands. Apart from the malls, the country is also famous for its street markets and handicraft markets as well. Depending upon your budget and choice, you can get a lot of things that you would simply love.

Safari and deserted islands
Fabulous island hopping from El Nido, Philippines
If you love nature and have a special inclination towards the flora and fauna, you would love Philippines. The widest and the most diverse range of birds, sea creatures and plants, Philippines are a proud country to be known as the home of to a lot of distinct species. Going scuba diving, watching and playing with the white whales and sharks and visiting safari and deserted islands will make you realize that your holiday will give you memories for the entire life.

Finger licking food
The local food and the drinks of the Philippines are very famous. Your holiday here will be incomplete if you don’t try the local food served by the most authentic restaurants. The rice terraces, the underground rives, funky, bumpy and unique modes of transportation are some of the other things that you surely should go for.

Well, the list won’t end as there is so much that Philippines has to offer to all the visitors. It is an assurance that once you visit the country, you will thrive to visit the country yet again just like I would be doing. Maybe this is the time to book your Holiday as well!!

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