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The Philippines: Eight Spectacular Places to Visit

by acecampillo on 18/05/08 at 4:38 am

For those who love traveling, Philippines may be the best place to visit.

For those who love traveling, Philippines would be the best place to visit. There are many tourist destinations found within the boundaries of this country, may it be natural or man-made structures. What is unique with this country is that it is divided into islands or what we call an archipelago, there are so many beaches that we could visit. Tourists of different countries who have already gone to the Philippines choose to go back because not only do they enjoy the sites, but they also liked the attitudes of the people there. Below are the examples of the places you could visit:

  1. Boracay

    This place is famous for its white sand beach, and also for the coral reefs and the sea creatures. Last Year, Yahoo announced that Boracay Beach is the most popular beach all over the world and the 7th best beach among beaches. When I went there I was surprised that it is even better than those pictures I have.

  2. Bohol

    Bohol is found In the Central Visayas Region. This place is famous for its Chocolate Hills. The smallest primate is also found here.

  3. Cebu

    I can tell you that this place is beautiful because this is where I live. The beaches, hotels, malls are all amazing.

  4. Zamboanga

    Zamboanga is a corrupted word for the Bahasa Sug jambangan, which means garden. This is considered to be the 6th largest island of the Philippines. The most visited place here is the Santa Cruz Island for it pink Coral Sand.

  5. Ilo-ilo

    Ilo-Ilo is formerly known as the Queen City of the South because of the big profits that this profit gain. This Province is famous for the old style Churches. This is the place where our famous national hero Jose Rizal bought his hat.

  6. Guimaras

    This place is just northwest of Ilo-Ilo. This is one the greatest rival of Boracay for its beaches also have white sand.

  7. Palawan

    Palawan is considered to be the “last frontier” of the Philippines. This place has UNESCO WORLD Heritage Site, and these are the Tubbataha Reef National Marine Park and the Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park.

  8. Davao

    Davao is from the word “daba-daba” which means fire. Five of the major fishing sites are found here in Davao. This place is also famous for its durian fruits.

Biyahe tayo sa Pilipinas!

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jason

May 18th, 2008

what a beautiful place to visit.

eilyn

May 20th, 2008

we’re going to bora on july..

jason

May 20th, 2008

Nice places… I will ll try to visit there. :)

clea

May 25th, 2008

there is really no palce like home! I love the Philippines! and proud to be a Filipina. id like to visit davao again. that’s the place where i went to college. i miss the people, the place and the fruits especially the durian! hmmm…nyalap, nyalap…

shawie

May 26th, 2008

mabuhay!ur post is a total knock-out,and should usher in more tourists to the philippines! really nice pics! thanks for featuring davao,hope to feature more of mindanao and the davao region also! salamat po!

Ludette

May 26th, 2008

Have you ever been to Leyte? Lots Beautiful places to visit there too.

http://gerryruiz.wordpress.com/2008/03/25/far-from-the-madding-crowd/

Ludette

May 26th, 2008

Have you ever been to Leyte? Lots of beautiful places to visit there too. :-)

http://gerryruiz.wordpress.com/2008/03/25/far-from-the-madding-crowd/

acecampillo

May 27th, 2008

It is where I was born.. :)
God Bless YoU!

liz

May 27th, 2008

I would love to go to the Philippines. I want to go to the reef that is aUNESCO site and the underground river that is another UNESCO
site. I also want to go because my husband is filipino. His dad’s family still lives there. I would love to surprise him for his birthday or Christmas soon.
The Country is very beautiful. I love Cebu from pictures my best friend brings every time she visits home.

acecampillo

May 27th, 2008

Because of the many requests sent through my email address..
I would be featuring more specific places in the Philippines in the next few days. Thank you and God Bless!

Deding

Aug 5th, 2008

Beautiful. COme to Romblon as well.

Russell Ri

Aug 11th, 2008

Philippines has so much to offer to a world traveler. From pristine beaches, secluded island getaways, rich cultural site, to natural ecotourist destinations.

http://www.e-philippines.com.ph
Philippines Adventure Travel and Detinations

eddiego65

Sep 21st, 2008

Thanks for the wonderful tour of the Philippines. Though I’m not exactly the kind of person who likes to travel, your article makes me want to visit these places of my homeland.

nobert soloria bermosa

Sep 21st, 2008

beautiful

mae

Sep 21st, 2008

Great photos. The Filipinos should be very proud.

Juancav

Sep 21st, 2008

You missed one thing: no major benefits and hospitality of the Filipino people.Thank you

Mystical Whitewolf

Sep 21st, 2008

Well done, makes me want to go visit all those beautiful areas.

Mc

Sep 29th, 2008

I had my vacation in the Philippines a few months ago. It was probably one of the most exotic places I’ve ever been to. The only downside I could think about my trip was Boracay. Boracay is a beautiful island and have very nice people. There are endless activities to do. The only problem I had was the trash on the beach waters. It was uninviting to swim if you see dirty diapers floating around.
Besides that one problem, it’s a very nice country to visit.

ghally

Sep 30th, 2008

huhuhu.namiss ko tuloy pinas………… ilove philippines………

Dhel of Quezon City

Nov 14th, 2008

I have gone to Zamboangga and Cebu. Zamboangga is really suited to be called city of flowers….yes it is. Just traveling along the way you could see flowers in the islands of the roads…very attractive. In Cebu…i was amazed when i reach the placed called “Tops”. It is the highest place in Cebu where you can see the beauty of Cebu at night and another attraction there is the Taoist Temple.. placed on the higher place where you can see also the beauty of the place….overlooking the lower lands …so fascinating…a very beautiful place really…

…wow talaga ang philippines….ty!!!

cye molina

Sep 24th, 2009

nice place.. so relaxing.. hopefully I would be able to visit all of them one of these days..

kaiteboo

Sep 29th, 2009

i luv horses! we’re foing to philippines next july and we’re goung to borcay stables ans the chocolate hills

beccaboo

Sep 29th, 2009

hi everybody :P i luv anime and horses. i have a horse named Sassy, she is full of evil! :P

eranish

Nov 18th, 2009

ill be there next year!… thanks for posting those pictures, now ive got an idea where to go…. :) i love it! :)

sara

Jan 12th, 2010

ihope one day ill take live picture to my self in this placese

steph

Apr 6th, 2010

bacolod,, the city of smile come and try this place its rili beautiful ,,, my place..=)

HONEYLETH FUERTES

May 17th, 2010

I really like the places!

yo ass

Sep 27th, 2012

shams inya metenen pati dayta comento an yo pay ay apo metenen

gemmalyn

Sep 27th, 2012

oh its so great i mean it’ the best place in the whole world

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