There are so many amazing places to visit in Asia that the Philippines often get overlooked. But this is an archipelago of 7,107 islands, so you’d better bet this is an amazing beach destination! It’s also a very affordable travel destination that’s full of history, culture, and some of the friendliest people in the world you’ll ever meet.
Some of the most diverse plants, animals, birds, and sea creatures call this part of the world home, and you can hike and dive to see so many of them during your trip. Some say that Filipino food is a mix of Malay, Chinese, Japanese, Spanish, and American cuisine, and some of the best authentic dishes here are halo-halo, adobo, balut, and calamansi juice.
To avoid monsoon season and getting drenched in rain, the best time to visit the Philippines is between November and May. So as you start planning your trip, add these places to visit in the Philippines onto your travel itinerary!