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Luzon’s Mind-Boggling Taal Volcano

The Philippines is absolutely stuffed with amazing scenery, much of it spectacular, some of it simply absurd (have you seen a photo of the Chocolate Hills?!). In the whole country, however, few places are as mind-boggling as the Taal Volcano. If we told you that there was an island, in a lake, in a volcano, in a lake, you’d probably think we were crazy. Well, welcome to the Philippines!Lake Taal i...

10th of August
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Here’s Why You Should Explore Cebu Island Properly

We’ve written before about Cebu City, and why it deserves its nickname as ‘the Queen City of the South’. It’s a popular city with ex-pats and travelers alike, but we’d wager that only a small percentage of these people bother to explore the wider island. Instead, people tend to use Cebu as a transport hub, flying into its excellent airport before heading out into the rest of the gorgeous Visayas....

9th of August
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Siquijor – The Island of Fire

Despite being located right in the middle of the island group, Siquijor is undoubtedly one of the Visayas’ biggest undiscovered gems. It sits just to the south of the Visayas’ most popular islands: Negros, Cebu and Bohol. The only way to get there is by boat, but that’s no trouble; departures leave frequently from each of its aforementioned neighbors. Upon arrival you’ll be immediately struck by t...

19th of July
Tags: things to do in Visayas,Visayas tours,Philippines tours

Panglao – Bohol’s Hidden Treasure


The large island of Bohol is home to some of the most famous sights in the Philippines, including the tiny tarsiers and the Chocolate Hills. It’s easily one of the most popular islands in the Visayas for tourists… but this doesn’t mean you actually have to stay there to enjoy the aforementioned experiences.Rather than picking a hotel on the main island, we’d urge you to consider residing on Pangla...

18th of July
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