Philippines (Philippines) are located between Indonesia and Taiwan and include 7107 islands with the richest nature. Eleven of them are recognized as resorts of the international level. The capital of the state Manila is interesting by the surprising architecture. Here modern skyscrapers inexplicably get on with ancient mansions, and numerous night institutions – with the tremendous museums and galleries. During rest on Philippines surely it is worth visiting the old city of Manila of Intramuros, the national WOW Philippines exhibition and Risal-park with the National museum and a garden of orchids. Also in the capital there is a set of shops of the known brands in which prices are significantly lower, than in European therefore shopping – one more advantage of tourism in Philippines.
One of the most popular islands for rest in Philippines – Borakay. The smart four-kilometer beach Whyte Scourge, all conditions for occupations water sports, proximity of natural sights, the interesting museums, a set of night clubs and discos – all this does the island by very attractive vacation spot.
For those who go to Philippines rest in Cebu can be considered obligatory point of the program too. On this island and its "satellites" (Badian, Maktan, Kapitansilyo, etc.) there are one of the smartest hotels in the country, including network. The falls Kawasangs are rather nearby located.
The mention of one more island – Bohol will surely get to those who gathers in the search line "rest Philippines". It is interesting not only by excellent diving, but also the surprising fauna. Exactly here the least lemur in the world lives – Philippine dolgopit. Among other sights it is possible to note Chocolate hills, the reserve Balikasag, the craft city of Antekara, etc. Near Bohol there is one more island – Panglao who often choose for rest on Philippines thanks to remarkable extended beaches.
Tourism in Philippines would lose also much without the island of Mindanao which washes four seas at once: Philippine, Mindanao, Sulawesi and Sula. Near Davao (the capital of the island) there is the highest point of the country – the mountain Apo (2954 m). In the city surely it is worth visiting the well-known fruit market with hundreds of names of exotic fruits.
Among other resorts of Philippines it is possible to note Palawan with magnificent reserved beaches, what hotels and national park, the island Bagio with the residence of the president, Negros – the excellent place for lonely rest on a bosom of the nature, Mindoro with the delightful falls Tamarro and Aninuan, the sea park and the picturesque lake Naukhan, and also Sikikhor with fantastically beautiful coral reeves.
Rest on Philippines surely will be pleasant to all fans of water sports. On all islands it is possible to surfboard, windsurfing, a snorkeling, water-skiing etc., however the present hallmark of the country is a scuba diving. The diving on Philippines is good everywhere, but there are also recognized dayv-websites. On Borakaye it is, for example, the Crocodile island and Scala of Lobsters, to Cebu – the islands Badian and Peskador, on Panglao – the cape of ARCO and a wall Tangnan, on the island Maktan – Marigondon cave etc. Also for diving on Philippines often choose Mindoro where the famous diving resort Puerto-Galera with more than 40 points for immersions is located.
In the neighborhood of Manila there are too many interesting dayv-websites from which "Tanks" where it is possible to see the sunk fighting vehicles of times of World War II, the gulf Subik with the sunk ships, etc. are distinguished. Surprising corals of the most various types, blue Gorgonia, fish are bats, spiny lobsters, moray eels, fishes butterflies, barracudas, slopes-iglokhvosty, whale sharks, sea serpents, spinorog, sharks foxes – the underwater world on islands is incredibly various. Philippines, rest, diving – three words which in this context are closely connected.
Tourism on Philippines is very developed therefore hotels in the country are enough, different types and "stardom". Complexes with separate country houses and a bungalow are generally widespread, there are practically no multystoried giants. Hotels on Philippines not always correspond to the declared service level. However recently on islands hotels of the known international networks where both with comfort, and with level of service everything is all right began to appear.