We asked some of your favorite travel bloggers: What is the best beach in the Philippines? It’s a difficult question, to say the least. After all, the Philippines is made up of over 7000 islands, fringed by miles of shoreline. Picking just one out of countless coves and beaches is
Nacpan Beach is a 4-km strip of powdery paradise north of El Nido town proper. The coconut lined beach faces a small cove next to Base Bay. The stretch runs southward to meet its twin — Calitang Beach. Together, they form a cape that sticks out to the sea that
Concealed in one corner of Bacuit Bay is Snake Island, so-called not because of anything snake-related, but because of a naturally S-shaped sandbar that snakes across the water to it. Locals have another name for it, Vigan Island, but tourists usually call it by its hissy nickname. The sandpit is
Buena Suerte Beach is not the finest, whitest beach you’re going to see in El Nido, Palawan, but it is most likely the first to greet you when you arrive. Fringing a small cove facing El Nido Bay, Buena Suerte is one of the four barangays that make up the
The last month of 2013 has just started, but the countdowns of the best destinations for next year are already coming in! And things are already looking good for the Philippines. Lonely Planet’s 2014 list of 10 Best Value Destinations has included the island of Palawan, the country’s Last Frontier.