• Philippines,  Pinaytraveller

    A Thousand Reasons to Go to the Philippines!

    So you’re contemplating on seeing some of the 7, 107 islands in the Philippines, yes? Well, we can’t blame you. There are a thousand reasons why you should come here. For one, we have fiestas. Lots of them! And everyone here… We also love playing with words… Let’s face it. What you really want is to see what we’re made of… And did we mention that the beaches here come in different colors? Enough said! Now watch: *This wonderful video is courtesy of DOT.

  • Asia,  Philippines

    The Philippines is one of Top 2013 Destinations to Watch via Conde Nast Traveller

    Top travel magazine Conde Nast Traveller has named the Philippines as one of the Top 2013 destinations. Ranking second to Brazil, the magazine describes the country of 7,107 islands as ‘heavenly’.  I think one of the reasons why travelling here has become so appealing is because of Survivor (US), the latest season of which was shot here. Not to mention the number of Survivor franchises from Europe. Aside from that, there are just so many amazing places to visit here. Here is CNT’s writeup. ***** For travellers willing to go the extra thousand miles for a deserted beach, the Philippines has around 7,000 of the most heavenly islands in the…

  • Cebu,  Philippines,  Pinaytraveller

    Life’s a Beach

    It’s almost summer! And although the temperature has not reached dizzying heights yet, one can almost feel summer slowly creeping in. Enjoying summer holidays on the beach is something I look forward to. So lately, I’ve been fantasizing about where I can spend my precious vacation leave this year. Here are a few places I’d like to go to (note that these are just three of the 7,107 Philippine islands just mine for the picking!). 1. Puerto Princesa I can’t believe I haven’t been to Puerto Princesa yet. There were several opportunities to go in the past but somehow,  I was either busy or sick. So now that getting to…