The Philippines is an archipelago in Southeast Asia. Its total area is 115,830 square miles. The Philippines was divided into three main islands, namely: Luzon, Visayas, Mindanao. Ferdinand Magellan discovered it under the flag of Spain on March 16, 1521, and the Philippines was under Spanish colonization for more than 300 years. As a result, Filipinos cover part of the Spanish culture and among its main influences are Catholicism, culinary style, language.
Manila is known as the capital of the Philippines.
Metro Manila has become an essential financial and business district. Among them are Makati and Quezon City, which are adjacent to Manila. The Nina Aquino International Airport in Manila is the terminal of the largest airport in the country, together with the Diosdado Macapagal Airport. Clark and Cebu International Airport. The Philippines used to be known as an agricultural country, but today our country is becoming an industrial country.
As in any part of the world, the Philippines is not an ideal place, since unpredictable circumstances may arise, including the taking of hostages on Quirino’s platform, in addition to taking hostages, kidnapping also occurs in an isolated area of the south. The Philippines and, of course, some misdemeanors. The Philippine government is doing everything possible to protect the common interests of its citizens and visitors, especially tourists, through its agency, known as the Philippine National Police.
The Philippines has three seasons, summer, winter and rainy season. Given that the Philippines is surrounded by a long coastline of approximately 36,289 kilometers, the country is known for its world-class tourist philipine destinations, especially beaches, some of which are considered among the best in the world, especially Boracay. The Tubbatach reef is another area worth visiting since it is regarded as the best dive site due to its pristine coral reef. If you are looking for whales or sharks that are known as the most massive marine creature in the world, it is recommended to visit Donsol Sorsogon, since you can always find much from January to May.
In addition to the beautiful beaches and dive sites offered by our country. You can also visit the Puerto Princesa underground river; This is an 8.2 km complex cave system that flows directly into the sea. He declared one of the seven new wonders of nature. Puerto Princesa is only an hour away from Manila by plane.
The Philippines is also known for its religious summer holidays to honor the memory of its local customers. Holy Week is fast approaching as there are many real crucifixes for fanatics, which are usually carried out in some parts of the Philippines, most of them in Pampanga.