The Pearl of the Orient and the Land of the rising sun continues to beckon tourists from all walks of life to come and visit. This is the Philippines. Hospitality, natural beauty and ingenuity are words that best describe this amazing country.
With more than 7000 islands, the Philippines is home to diverse cultures, flora and fauna and traditions. It is in fact known as one of the most beautiful places to visit. If you are into one of those travel jobs, then it is high time you visit the Pearl of the Orient.
Puerto Prinsesa, Palawan
Paradise! Is one word that best describe the province of Palawan. It is home to a wonderful array of endemic species. It is also in Puerto Prinsesa where you will find the Underground River which was recently named as one of the newest Seven Wonders of the World. There are also other cities and locations in Palawan where you can experience absolute paradise like Coron and El Nido. If you are into diving then Palawan is the best place for you.
Vigan, Ilocos Sur
Travel back in time and experience the Spanish era in the Philippines in Vigan, Ilocos sur. Ride a horse driven carriage through the cobbled stone roads. Vigan is a quiet town where you can find the best native products the Philippines has to offer. Eat empanada ti Iloco, a local delicay made from flour, native Ilocos sausage, eggs and vegetables. While in Vigan, you might want to further extend your travel to the untamed beauty of Pagudpud beach.