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Philippines Travel Guide

Make the most out of your trip to the Philippines! Check out our Ultimate Philippines Travel Guide which includes sights to see, places to stay, food to eat, and tips to keep in mind.

The Philippines has long been part of the destinations list of those not only wanting to journey through Southeast Asia but also of those looking at exploring one of the best tropical paradises in the world.

It truly has everything you want in a vacation spot. The Philippines has splendid white beaches, with Palawan and Boracay leading the long list.

It is also home to massive shopping destinations, unique spots, and historic places. The capital city of Manila alone will keep you occupied for a full week!

In our Ultimate Philippines Travel Guide, you’ll find all the fantastic cities and breathtaking islands you must not miss.

Scroll a bit more and you’ll find different types of accommodations worth checking out. From luxurious hotels to tropical nooks, the Philippines is ready to provide you with a truly unforgettable stay.

Curious to know when is the best time to visit the Philippine Islands? Wondering when is surfing season in Siargao?

Check out our complete Travel Guide to the Philippines!

Popular Dishes of the Philippines That You Have To Try!

When you think about the Philippines, it is impossible not to think about the delicacies that come with visiting a different part of the country each time.

That’s the beauty of visiting this destination, that in every city, province, or town, you are sure to find edible gems for the foodie in you to enjoy.

Are you up for something exotic? Read more about what is in a Pinapaitan, a Kwek Kwek, or a Tuslob Buwa.

How about something classic? There’s Pork Adobo, Longganisa, and Sisig, to name a few.

Is the tropical climate too hot for you? Filipino Halo-halo is the answer!

Indulging yourself in Filipino food is a good way of getting to know the destination at its core. Every dish has a cultural story, and every bite a true delight.

Hungry for more? Read all about the popular dishes of the Philippines that you have to try!

The Best Philippines Booking Resources

  • Booking.comBooking.com is one of the platforms that I use to book my hotel rooms around the world.
  • AgodaAgoda is another of the leading hotel sites that offer worldwide more than 500,000 hotels.
  • Airbnb – Airbnb is a great platform if you prefer to rent an apartment rather than staying in a hotel during your Costa Rica vacations. Use this link to get $40 off your first stay.
  • RentalCarsRentalcars compares 900 companies at over 53,000 locations to guarantee you the best price.
  • Get Your GuideGet Your Guide helps you to find the best tours wherever you are heading to.
  • MomondoMomondo is the first website I use when I am looking for a cheap flight.
  • SafetyWing – SafetyWing offers a flexible & reliable Digital Nomads Travel Medical Insurance at just a third of the price of similar competitor plans. Check out my detailed review here!

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Founder, International Tourism Management
Tim has studied International Tourism Management at Stenden University in the Netherlands, Bali & Thailand. Afterward, he worked for a tour operator in Costa Rica and was responsible for planning and organizing tailored Costa Rica vacations.
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