The provinces of Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal, and Quezon are all part of the region closest to Metro Manila. This makes Calabarzon a favorite destination for day trips and weekend getaways.
Aurora, Bataan, Bulacan, Pampanga, Nueva Ecija, Tarlac and Zambales. Seven provinces, 14 cities and 116 towns. The “super” region is a short ride away from Manila and an hour by plane from the rest of the country.
Cagayan Valley is a condensed version of the entire country. It’s full of undulating valleys, mist-filled mountains, azure waters, verdant jungles, pristine waterfalls, mystical caves, vast agricultural lands, traditional boats, hand-woven products, Spanish-colonial churches, Chinese temples, Muslim mosques, and different people living in harmony.
How do you describe a region that is jam-packed with distinct cultures, unbelievable cuisine, and a wide range of natural wonders? With much difficulty.
Out of all the islands in the world, Travel+Leisure Magazine chose to name Boracay as its Best Overall Island of 2012. Located in Malay, Aklan, Western Visayas, Boracay is just seven kilometers long, and less than a kilometer wide at its narrowest point – a postcard-sized tropical paradise.
Welcome to Bohol. Hills that looks like perfect mounds of chocolate. Primates so small, they fit comfortably in the palm of your hand. Restaurants that float gently down a river.