The Philippines is located in southeast Asia and consists of 7,107 beautiful islands inhabited by a musical and happy people who have faced political, economic and natural adversities and still come up smiling.

The Philippines is embracing tourists like never before - opening up countless new sophisticated island resorts where the watchwords are relaxation and watersports.

The Philippines boasts some of the best beaches and scuba diving waters in the world, supported by golf and an increasingly-impressive inter-island tour and transport system. With East Asia's biggest Christian society and a strange and turbulent history blending Spanish, American and Chinese influences, Philippines is also a fascinating venue for culture buffs.

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Travel in the Philippines

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