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  • The 5 dreamiest beach destinations in Cebu

    The 5 dreamiest beach destinations in Cebu

    This is really kind of a no-brainer, because Cebu is known for its beaches (and lechon or roast pig, but that’s another article). In and around the province, there are literally dozens of resorts, coves, and public and private beaches. And if you … More »

  • 48 Hours in Manila

    48 Hours in Manila

    Two days isn’t nearly enough to see every corner of this large urban jungle, so consider this a starting point. … More »

  • Care for some brunch?

    Care for some brunch?

    Too jetlagged that you missed breakfast? Or are you just not a morning person? Don’t fret! You can still get your egg fix a little before noon in Manila. … More »

  • Your weekend guide to Bohol

    Your weekend guide to Bohol

    Dolphin-watching, tarsier staring contests, and lounging at the beach—here’s your itinerary for island bliss. … More »

  • 48 Hours in Cebu

    48 Hours in Cebu

    If you only have a weekend to spare in the country’s oldest city, here’s one way to get a sample of what it has to offer. … More »

  • Enjoy the waters of El Nido

    Enjoy the waters of El Nido

    If you’re looking for serene and pristine beaches, head off to the northern part of the Philippines' last frontier. … More »

  • 48 Hours in Puerto Princesa

    48 Hours in Puerto Princesa

    Only have two whole days to spend in the Philippines’ ‘last frontier’? We give you an action-packed itinerary for a quick, memorable getaway. … More »

  • San Roque: The Guimaras You Never Knew

    San Roque: The Guimaras You Never Knew

    Backpackers searching for something off the beaten path can find bucolic charm in this remote village of powdery beaches, mangroves and the sweetest mangoes. … More »

  • Back to basics in Calaguas Island

    Back to basics in Calaguas Island

    Backpackers hankering for a picture-perfect beach and rustic atmosphere can find it here in this group of islands that are tagged as the Philippines’ best emerging destination. … More »

  • Your guide to “Secret Cavite”

    Your guide to “Secret Cavite”

    Get to know this nearby province from the Philippine capital, where you can get a dose of history, fishing, and food tripping … More »

  • 48 Hours in Davao City

    48 Hours in Davao City

    Spending the weekend in the Philippine’s deep south means pristine beaches, mountain trekking trails, and shopping. … More »

  • Spectacular rock formations in the Philippines

    Spectacular rock formations in the Philippines

    Undeniably, nothing can encompass nature’s feat and the Philippines’ topography is a perfect testament to that. This bountiful country comprised of over 7,000 islands may be well-known for its gorgeous beaches, but it also has its fair share of rock … More »