Philippines Highlights: 3 Top Destinations Selected by A Local
Philippines, the pearl of the orient, has 7,107 islands and claims to be Asia’s Beach Capital. This is the perfect country to enjoy the warm turquoise beach water, white sand and fun water activities.
1. Puerto Princesa: the Gem of the Philippines
Puerto Princesa, one of the most treasured beaches in the Philippines, is known for its amazing forest scenery, underground river tour, white sand, island hoping activities and many more. See it yourself to understand why this island is one of the New 7 Wonders of Nature.
Give yourself a break on this beautiful island. You will surely not regret it!
2. Cebu, the Tropical Paradise
Cebu, an exotic island that is always among top tourist destinations in the Philippines. You will never run out of things to do in this beautiful city. Besides its famous crystal blue water and white sand off the southern tip of Cebu, in the Sumilon Island, you can also enjoy walking among the city’s historical heritages to explore the city's rich history and deep-rooted culture, or try snorkeling, swimming, or diving in the small islands of the Mactan Channel. On top of that, one of the highlights to visit Cebu is definitely the Oslob whale watching experience!
3. Bohol, the Wonderland
Bohol has one of the must visit beaches in the Philippines. It is the perfect place if you want to have a calm vacation away from the hustle and bustle and near the nature.
You can spend the day discovering the native marine life of Bohol, including dolphins, whales and even the occasional whales. Or have a day full of adventures, experiencing zip lining, caving and kayaking in Danao. Or visit the natural wonders of the famous Chocolate Hills, one of Bohol’s highlights. Or embark on an amazing riverboat ride, and prepare for an amazing experience: firefly watching!