The Republic of the Philippines is a sovereign state in archipelagic
Southeast Asia, with 7,107 islands spanning more than
300,000 square kilometers of territory.
It is divided into three island groups: Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao.
The Philippines was named after Prince Philip (later King Philip II) of Spain,
by the Spanish explorer Ruy Lopez de Villalobos during his
1542-1546 expedition to the islands.
The Republic of the Philippines or The Philippines is known as the
Pearl of the Orient for its rich natural and human resource.
The Philippines is a unitary presidential constitutional republic, with the President of the Philippines acting as both the head of state and the head of government. It proclaimed its independence from the Spanish Empire on June 12, 1898, following the culmination of the Philippine Revolution.*
Its vibrant capital, Manila, is famous for its waterfront promenade and centuries-old Chinatown. Intramuros, a walled city in colonial times, is the heart of Old Manila. Its home to the baroque 16th-century San Agustin Church as well as Fort Santiago, a storied citadel and military prison.*
Outside of Manila, the country boasts mesmerising beaches, historic old towns, caves, waterfalls, mountain terrain and enchanting rivers. The country is perfect for seatt-in coach tours.
The country also has well developed transportation, communication and infrastructure. Furthermore, the Philippines has a population of 102 million citizens, of which, 94 % are literate.
The Philippines is also proud to be the third largest English-speaking country in the world and fifth happiest citizens in the globe.
Other Useful Travel Information
Currency: Philippine Peso
Language: Filipino (National and Official), English (Official)
Religions: Roman Catholicism, Protestantism, Islam
Time Zone: Philippine Standard Time (UTC+8)
Country Calling Code: +63
Residential Voltage / Frequency / Plug Type: 220V / 60Hz / A,B
Visit the must-see destinations in the Philippines.
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Here are the top activities we highly recommend:
Take a horse carriage ride around old Manila and visit our modern cities Makati Business Center and Bonifacio Global City.
Dip into the hot springs of Hidden Valley.
Have a nice lunch beside a waterfalls while soaking your feet in its cool waters at the grand Villa Escudero.
Take an exciting canoe ride up-stream towards the Pagsanjan Water Falls.
Go trekking at up the crater of Taal Volcano.
Jump around tree-tops like a character from the Crouching Tiger at the Tree Top Adventure in Subic.
Take a monster truck through Crow Valley towards a trek to the crater of Mount Pinatubo.
Go clubbing in Manila's hottest clubs with our local celebrities.
Go swimming with Sharks at Manila Ocean Park.
Take an epic selfie while white-water rafting at Camp Allen.
Try Sand-Boarding (Yes - not snow boarding!) in the Sand Dunes of Laoag.
Climb the steps of Banaue Rice Terrace.
Discover the secrets of the Sagada Caves and visit its mysterious hanging coffins.
Experience being Superman for a day by trying out the World's Longest Sea Zipline (1 Mile) in Pagudpud.
Visit Cape Bojeador Lighthouse - a 120+ year old highly functioning lighthouse build during the prime of the Spanish rule in the Philippines.
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