The Philippines: 100 Travel Tips
- Publish Date: 2013-06-16
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Rissa Gatdula-Lumontad;Dr. Jessie Voigts
The Philippines: 100 Travel Tips is the Best Selling Travel Guide to The Philippines
The Philippines: 100 Travel Tips is an insider's guide to exploring the best of the Philippines.
Co-authored by a Filipina who has worked in the Philippines travel industry for over 15 years and a world traveler, this book covers all you need to know to visit the Philippines.
The Philippines, one of the gems in Southeast Asia, is becoming a very popular tourist destination. The Philippines has 7,107 islands and so many provinces scattered across the western Pacific Ocean - and each has its own culture. But where to start your travel planning?
This insider's guide covers when to visit, what you need to enter, how to get there, what you can and should bring, cultural reminders, language, what to wear, getting around, accommodations, dining, health and safety, family travel, shopping, must-see attractions, top sports activities, locals' favorites and recommendations, and more. The book is filled with beautiful photos by professional Filipino photographers - showcasing the magic and wonder of these islands in Paradise.
Here are just some of the topics covered:
The best months to vist the Philippines and which dates you should avoid
Money Saving Tips
Depending upon where you are traveling you may choose renting a car, taking the taxi, the bus, or the train. You will know the right form of transportation to choose based on where you're going, the cost, and level of comfort you desire
Traveling between the islands? Know when to take the plane vs. a boat or ferry
When it makes sense to book your stay with a condo or an apartment vs. a hotel
Other forms of accommodations you may not have heard of...if you are looking for a more adventurous stay
Traditional, delicious Filipino dishes you should request when you dine
Shots and vaccinations you should have if you are traveling to certain areas
A list of the Things you should Never Do
Tips for traveling with your children
The Philippines is a Shoppers Paradise...You'll discover the best places to shop
A detailed list of the places you Must See
And so much more...
With 7,107 islands, it's hard to decide what to see and do. You will discover the top attractions, along with off the beaten path things not to miss. From extreme sports to luxurious spas, there are so many things the Philippines has to offer that you may want to make it an annual destination.
Allow us to help you through your journey to discovering why It is more fun in the Philippines.