Places To Visit In The Philippines  

Known as the Pearl of the Orient, the Philippines is admired by tourists from all parts of the world for its natural splendor. Whether it is the beauty of its beaches with sparkling clear water, the pictorial view of the hills, pleasure of the forests and wild life or exquisite places for shopping; the Philippines has it all at your disposal!

One of the finest spots to visit in the Philippines that highlight its unmatched grandeur is Palawan. The beauty of this sanctuary is further enhanced by its lime stone formations and cliffs. The beach at Boracay is rated as one of the best in the world. This beach also has many restaurants that can give the tourists a taste of sumptuous Filipino cuisines. As the night falls, the serenity of the beach gradually transforms into a huge place to binge. Cebu, also known as the 'Queen City of the South', offers an amalgamation of the city and rural life. Another place worth visiting is Vigan. This place has been declared as a World Heritage Site and it illustrates the true culture of the Spanish era.

Another special attraction of the Philippines is the island of Bohol, which is immensely popular for its Chocolate Hills. The amazing feature of these hills is the presence of approximately 1,200 cone shaped hills of equal size! The Banaue Rice Terraces or the 'Hagdan Hagdang Palayan' is known as the eighth wonder of the world, and is therefore not to be missed. For enjoying a cool weather, one must visit Baguio, which is designated as the 'Summer Capital of the Philippines'. The place is recognized for some wonderful parks such as Camp John Hay, Wright Park and Burnham Park.

Last but not the least, for those who look forward to a holiday with the aim of shopping, the two right places to be at are the flea market of Divisoria and the Mall of Asia. While the former will help you purchase a lot with the least pressure on the pocket, the latter will offer you the best range of what is in vogue.

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