Added by Vicky on August 22, 2017
After a cool month spent in Taiwan we were ready for warmer weather and beach days as we made our way down to the Philippines. We had been to this corner of the world years ago but had somehow missed the two main South East Asian island nations of Indonesia and the Philippines our first time around. This year we allocated a month to each country.
Overall we absolutely loved the Philippines. The level of English was solid, the sites simply amazing with gorgeous beaches and the most crystal clear water I have ever seen. From lagoons, to lakes to epic snorkeling this is a beach lovers paradise. And while the food did not blow us out of the water, and the historic sites are not quite as awe inspiring as those in neighboring Indonesia, if you’re looking for a beach paradise,