When it comes to self-made trips to the Philippines, we are sure that many people have heard a lot about some of the attractions and how it is better to spend time there. However, if you are looking for a visual assistant – a list of what places to visit, what to do and what not to forget to take with you in a trip, then you’ll like our infographics.
Philippines – is a truly perfect place to relax. This country in southeast Asia is becoming more and more popular among tourists. And if 20-30 years ago mainly tourists from Japan, South Korea and the United States traveled to the Philippines, nowadays the islands attract tourists from all over the world. That’s all because vacation in the Philippines is incredibly interesting and exciting.
The nature of the Philippines will surprise even the most experienced traveler — on the islands there is an opportunity to visit places with unique landscapes and the best beaches, the feature of which are volcanic rocks covered with greenery.
Absolutely every, even the most demanding tourist will find exciting things to do and to see in the Philippines
At the same time on the beach you can be active – the rich underwater world of the Philippines provides an opportunity of interesting snorkeling — colorful coral forests, sea stars and sea urchins, a variety of underwater plants of fanciful shapes, fish and turtles — all this you can see right off the coast of the islands.
Barcelona is one of the most visited cities not only in Spain, but also in Europe. This is the center of tourism in Spain. Every day tourists make in Barcelona a countless number of images, by which those who have been here at least for one day, immediately recognize this extraordinary city. Being the second largest city in Spain and the capital of the autonomous region of Catalonia, Barcelona attracts tourists with its rich history, extraordinary architecture, including the buildings of Antoni Gaudi, interesting attractions, bars and restaurants with delicious cuisine, and its unique atmosphere. Attractions of Barcelona ascinate tourists at once:
- Sagrada Familia
- Park Güell
- Casa Milà
- Casa Batlló
- Gothic Quarter
- La Rambla
Barcelona is the center of informative tourism in Spain. There’s no language problem to travel to Barcelona, because people speak either spanish or english there. Barcelona travel guides and maps are always popular and for several years they have been in incredible demand, because every year the number of tourists to the capital of Catalonia increases.
Having been in Barcelona once, you’ll want to come back again, this city knows how to make you love it forever. In addition, no matter how many times you’ve been to Barcelona, you will not get bored, there are always new interesting activities, things to do, events and places to visit and to have fun. Barcelona is beautiful any time of the year thanks to the mild Mediterranean climate.
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Tourists also prefer to combine a trip to Barcelona with sightseeing and sea vacation in small resort towns on Costa Brava, Costa Dorada, Costa Blanca, Balearic (Mallorca, Ibiza, Menorca) or Canary Islands (Tenerife, Fuerteventura, Gran Canaria). We have been to Barcelona twice and will surely come back, because it’s impossible to stop loving this magical city.
Canary Islands tourism is becoming more and more popular. Many people got bored of the crowded beach resorts of mainland Europe, and they choose Canary Islands (Tenerife, Gran Canaria, Fuerteventura) for many reasons:
- Wild beaches
- Unusual volcanic landscapes
- Colorful mountain views with trekking
- Endless ocean
- Mild comfortable climate
- Delicious Canarian food.
Tenerife – the largest island of the Canary archipelago. During our first visit to the island, we met a company who shared enthusiastic reviews about Tenerife and told us that they had come for vacation here for the eighth time!
At first it seemed strange to us, but after we spent on the island more time, we understood why many people fall in love with Tenerife – magnificent black beaches, national parks with breathtaking views, “cosmic” landscapes of Teide volcano, boat trips with the opportunity to enjoy the attractions of the island from the ocean and watch dolphins and whales in their natural habitat, a lot of theme parks, where especially tourists with children can have fun on Tenerife, active sports (surfing, kitesurfing, windsurfing, paragliding, diving), Canarian and Spanish cuisine and of course pleasant vacation prices. The days spent in Tenerife are fascinating at any time of the year, because here you can always find things to do and what to see on the island!
If you have the unique chance to meet the sunrise in the higher parts of the island, you will be able to see and enjoy the enormous shadow of the volcano that for a while reaches hundreds of miles into the Atlantic Ocean.
Boracay is the most popular vacation island in the Philippines and one of the most beautiful islands in the world. The main beach and tourist place of the island is White Beach, for many years it is included in the Top-10 beautiful beaches of the whole world. The reason Boracay is attractive for tourists is not only its amazing nature, but the fact that the island has everything for rich in emotions and bright vacation.
Those who prefer to spend vacation on Boracay relaxing on the beach will enjoy the most beautiful wild beaches or beaches with developed infrastructure, and those who prefer activities, will not be bored on Boracay too:
- ATV Riding
- Horseback riding
All these and much more tourists can go in for to make their vacation on Boracay interesting and exciting. Ideal conditions for kitesurfing made Boracay popular among fans of this sport, and world-class competitions on kitesurfing are held on Boracay on Bulabog beach.
Boracay is also the most popular island for package tours in the Philippines. Many agencies offer different kinds of Boracay vacation packages with airfare, some of them are only flight and hotel packages, some include activities. It’s up to you to decide what to choose if you don’t want to have a self-planned vacation on Boracay. The cheapest Boracay packages with airfare is easier to find in low season.
We visited Boracay and want to share the vacation review with those who are going on a trip to the most popular island of the Philippines.
Our article will help you in planning your Boracay vacation – the best place to spend holidays in South-East Asia. After reading our tips, you will know what to expect from the famous Philippine island and how to spend unforgettable days here.
What will you find in this article?
- Transport tips — we describe how to get to Boracay – the most popular island in the Philippines
- Budget tips — we show the approximate prices for accommodation, food and entertainment on the island
- Leisure tips — we describe all the entertainments on Boracay island, so that everyone can think in advance what he would like to do on vacation
- Vacation rentals tips — we not only describe the areas of the island and give advice on where it’s better to rent accommodation on Boracay, but give a detailed description of the best beaches of Boracay with the best hotels and apartments on different room rates nearby
- Food tips — we share our impressions of the cafes and restaurants we visited on Boracay
Moalboal is a small village on the island of Cebu in the Philippines with a rapidly developing dive destination. You can hardly find random tourists here – Moalboal is popular among snorkeling and diving lovers, because there is an incredibly beautiful coral reef with rich marine life right near the shore in the south-west of the island of Cebu.
Things to do in Moalboal is
- Swimming in the sea with turtles
- Watching the “dances” of multimillion sardines
- Snorkeling at a “home” reef and Pescador island
- Day or night diving
- Rest and snorkeling on beautiful White beach
- Unbelievable underwater images
- Canyoneering on Kawasan waterfall
- Watch incredible sunset
After Busuanga and Palawan island we arrived in Moalboal on the island of Cebu to change the type of our vacation in the Philippines. After boat tours along the lagoons and white beaches of Coron and El Nido, we decided to spend a few days snorkeling at the coral reef of Moalboal.
The structure of the coral reef along the Moalboal shoreline makes it an ideal dive site in the Philippines, you can also go in for freediving and snorkeling. The reef is right at the shore, and in some places it goes to a depth of more than 40 meters. And 3 km from the coast there is Pescador island – another popular place for diving and snorkeling in the Philippines, a feature of which is an underwater cave.
Another reason to go to Moalboal, Philippines was that it is convenient to get to the Kawasan waterfall from here, and we planned to spend a day behind canyoneering on Kawasan waterfall.
- Transport tips — learn about options how to get to Cebu island and then from Cebu City to Moalboal village, do not miss the information on how to get to the main attractions of Cebu island
- Budget tips — we show the estimated prices for food, accommodation and entertainment in Cebu and Moalboal so you can approximately imagine how much money you need
- The list of best places — explore the attractions of not only Moalboal, but also of Cebu island
- Food tips — find out the list of the places where you can eat delicious and cheap food and the places where it is better just to order smoothies and enjoy the sunset