Archive for the ‘Philippines’

  • Hundred Islands National Park

    Posted in Philippines | February 14, 2013
    Philippines is a lovely place to visit in this part of Asia and it has its own legendary tales and legends to explore. Visit this part of the world and enjoy the sight of the hundred islands that is a place which is believed to be the place where noble soldiers fought for their country. There are many islands here and there are three of them that have been developed and also are very enjoyable from a tourist’s point of view. The Quezon Island, Children’s island are popular islands here. it is very easy to get around so just take a ride in the bust to Anda Alaminos and then take a ferry which will take you to the island. Children’s Island is named thus as they are the perfect ones for the youngsters. With shallow water surrounding  [...]
  • Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park

    Posted in Philippines | February 7, 2013
    Visit the Puerto Princesa Subterranean river National Park is one of the most fascinating regions of in the World Heritage Sites in the Phillipines region. There is a lovely navigable underground river here, which runs for around 8.2 km and is said to be the longest in the world. The river is found under a lovely karst mountain with a beautiful limestone base. The mountain is called St. Paul and is named thus after one of the peaks that has a construction very similar to the dome of the St. Paul Cathedral in Italy. This is a green zone that is one of the main lands for conservation of biodiversity in Palawan. As tourists come here, they love to see the large monitor lizards and monkeys, which are all found at the entrance to the cave. This is  [...]
  • Mt Napulak – Unique Beauty

    Posted in Philippines | July 14, 2011
    Mt Napulak is one of Philippines’s most beautiful natural wonders. The mountain is named after its shape, which is basically like the breast of a woman, along with a huge rock resting at the peak. The mountain is shaped in such a beguiling manner. The name Napulak means “the nipple top”. The attraction is well visited by nature enthusiasts, not least for its shape, to be honest. Mt Napulak offers an excellent challenge to both environmental enthusiasts as well as mountain climbers. The mountain is among the tallest summits in the Igbaras, Ilolio, and stands at a towering height of 3, 936 ft in elevation A S L. The peak of the mountain has on offer a breathtakingly beautiful view of Philippines, right from the towns close by in the province  [...]
  • Bohol Hotels: complete fun

    Posted in Philippines | December 1, 2010
    This is a place that is filled with Dapdap trees. These develop into a perfect getaway. There is a place of serenity where the water is quite clear and the beach looks awesome. The people are quite warm as well.  This is how you can have a perfect dream vacation to await you at the Bohol Hotels. You could also come to this place and enjoy the summer all year round. In fact if you choose for a place of relaxation, then it would be completely away from the beach which probably is a little crowded. If you are a tourist then this is the perfect place to be at. If you come to the Nipa hut at the Bohol Hotels, it is quite a simple hut and has most of the basic requirements. It is quite popular with backpackers and students who are on a tight budget.  [...]
  • Unique Experiences in Makati, Philippines

    Posted in Philippines | November 4, 2010
    Makati in the Philippines is known for its extravagant lifestyle and amazing restaurants. There are many luxury hotels here and many shopping malls that come well under the category of fabulous. When you come to Makati Philippines the whole place is about entertainment, excitement and relaxation. Also this place happens to be one of the top tourist destinations in the whole world. There are many tourist destinations here as well.  You are sure to be well occupied and entertained. Amongst all your travels, Makati seems to be one of the most popular tourist destinations. The Carmona race track is quite popular. It is also one of the most popular Makati attractions. Apart from sightseeing, you can go cart racing with all your buddies. If you  [...]
  • The serene Mountain resort in Philippines called Baguio city

    Posted in Philippines | October 28, 2010
    The city here is a quiet mountain resort that is located to the north of the Philippines region. This place is actually located at a height of about one thousand five hundred meters above sea level. This is a nice small town which is quite and it has a pleasant demeanor to it. The weather is quite good all through the year. In fact this place is also known as the summer capital of the entire Philippines. If it is your idea to spend a nice quiet vacation at a mountain resort and you are expecting serenity and peace then you should definitely check out the beautiful city of Baguio. When you actually do reach Baguio. You will find that there are plenty of things that you would do here.  In fact there are two parks that are quite famous. The Wright  [...]
  • Brief about the top five Volcanoes in Asia

    Posted in Indonesia , Japan , Philippines | March 23, 2010
    Asia encloses 60 % of the total population of the world as well as a number of the most active volcano on earth. The Asian expanse has a wide-ranging geography starting from the dense jungles in Indonesia and going up to the deserts in Saudi Arabia. Volcanoes in Asia have fashioned some of greatest eruptions in the history of volcanic eruptions. Krakatau in the year 1883, Tambora in the year 1815, along with Pinatubo in the year 1991 were bulky as much as necessary to have an effect on universal climate. If surfing through the World Wide Web, you will come across over 1500 active volcanoes in the world. These volcanoes have erupted in the preceding 10,000 yrs, as well as have a sensible probability of erupting in the near future. Volcanoes in  [...]
  • Indigenous Tribes in the Philippines

    Posted in Philippines | March 4, 2010
    There are close to 40 indigenous tribes in the Philippines. Each ethnic group has a unique culture and language. Many of these ethnic groups can be further categorized as tribal groups. These indigenous tribes in the Philippines continue to live in the traditional way. The ethnic groups inhabit specific regions of the islands. The islands of Luzon, Mindanao, and Visayas are inhabited by these tribes. T’boli and B’laan are two indigenous tribes in the Philippines. The island of Mindanao is home to 18 tribal Filippino groups. The others include Ata, Bagobo, Banwaon, Bukidnon, Dibabawon, Hiqaunon, Kalagan, Mamanwa, Mandaya, Mangguwangan, Manobo, Mansaka, Subanen, and Ubo. Their means of living is similar to that of their ancestors, who lived  [...]