10 Reasons To Visit The Philippines

Are you planning on a vacation with your friends and family? Honeymoon perhaps? Well, today, I’m going to give you 10 reasons to visit the Philippines according to The Telegraph.

  1. Philippines have cheap beers.
  2. There are 7,107 islands to choose from.
  3. You can play bingo on the plane. (Which I never knew you can lol)
  4. Philippines has the longest subterranean river. The Palawan underground river is the world’s longest underground that measures to 8.2km PPUR_Tag295.jpg
  5. Desserts! The Philippines has a lot desserts to choose from but the best one has to be Halo-Halo halo-halo-philippines.png
  6. Weird snacks. Yes. You read that right. Philippines are also known for having weird snacks. (Watch: Kids Eat Filipino Snacks)
  7. Banaue Rice Terraces. These walls were made 2,000 years ago. Banaue’s Rice Terraces is just so beautiful that tourists make this their number one destination to go to in the Philippines. Banaue-Rice-Terraces-filipinos-unite-34316440-640-480.jpg
  8. Tarsier’s. Although endangered, Bohol’s Tarsiers are the smallest Primates. Tarsiers are haplorrhine primates of the family Tarsiidae. tarsier.jpg
  9. Philippines have the world’s colorful festivals. Being an Ilonggo, I loved watching the Dinagyang Festival in Iloilo. Dancers with colorful costumes and props. It’s all breathtaking. DSC02803.jpg
  10. Diving spots. Try visiting the Tubbataha Reefs National Park, a Unesco World Heritage site that has a 100-metre perpendicular wall, lagoons and two coral islands. tropical-reef-fish_00440524.jpg