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The Iraya-Mangyans are one of the 8 indigenous groups of Oriental Mindoro (Philippines) who are known for their skill of nito-weaving, a unique art that celebrates their tradition and culture. 

Truly all of us want to get the most out of our money especially in traveling, but you must also know when and where to save. 

With its clear waters, towering cliffs, lush forests, and rich coral reefs, Palawan is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. 

It has never been this easy to help the needy of the Philippines. By supporting their opportunities to study and work, a lot can be done. 

Enjoy the comforts of being a "well-taken care off" guest while going around the beautiful shores and heights of the Philippines. 

People are apprehensive to travel way past their "prime". This post shows you why travelling in your 50s can still be fun!

The Baybayin system of writing of the Philippines is frankly very easy to learn. Gaining a comeback today, it values greatly Filipino culture. 

In search for travel itineraries without lingering too far from the capital? This is what you are searching for. 

Get your bags read for that road trip! Get to explore the north of the Philippines, from its mountains, beaches, preserved buildings, and rich culture.

Interestingly, the Philippines has its own form of martial arts that can be traced way back to the pre-colonial times. 

Sandbars are truly one of thee most beautiful things you will see. Interestingly, they submerge during high tide and appear at low tide. 

With no particular order, here is a list of Filipino celebrities that will help you understand how Philippine culture and entertainment is. 

Did you know that the Philippines is one of the most Gay-friendly nations in Asia? Homosexuality is widely accepted despite the country being predominantly catholic. 

Flights to the Philippines, depending on where you are coming from, can most of the time take a really long time. Here's what you should know.

As we observed the drama of the busy Metro Manila, we can definitely say that there is truly so much to see. 

The different regions of the Philippines have their own versions of very interesting textiles made out of natural materials. 

Ever heard of the idea of traveling while supporting local economies? Well, one of the best places to do that is in the Philippines! 

Filipinos love sugar and everything sweet! With the unique desserts of the Philippines, there are surely a lot to choose from. 

You may have a lot of questions about the climate in the Philippines. Temperature, rain, sun? Know more about the Philippines here!

In the urban jungle that Metro Manila is, it seems difficult to see the beauty within. Take a tour and read about what Manila has to offer.

Lying in the islands of Visayas is Siquijor. Known for its "magical" traditions, Siquijor also has the most wonderful seas and wildlife. 

We travelled around Italy presenting the Philippines to Italian people through a photo exhibit. And Italians had a lot to ask about the Philippines. Click to find out 10 things they are curious about!

Here are 7 things that you don't probably know about the majestic rock formations around the Philippines; from up the mountains down to the waters of the sea.

Here's a TOP10 you cannot really miss! Being an Italian makes me really particular with food, but with Filipino cuisine, things are just different. Know what are the best choices of an Italian among the many Filipino dishes.

Snorkeling should always be done responsibly especially knowing that the underwater ecosystem is very sensitive. Get ready to find out what are the 6 basic rules of sustainable and responsible snorkeling in the abundant Philippine waters!

Discover the Manila Super Mango! Known also as "Carabao Mango", it's one of the most delicious fruits in the world. Indeed, the Philippine Mangoes are globally known as the best ones. Let's discover something more about them!

The Philippines are located on the "ring of fire" of the Pacific Ocean, thus they are rich of volcanoes...and of hot natural springs! Immerse yourself in nature! Learn where to find this powerful rejuvenating hot spots around the country!

Instagram posts inspired you to travel alone around the world, yet, you are still doubtful. It's fine! Travelling alone is not always the best idea and it is not always enjoyable. It depends on many factors. Don't force yourself and read all the pros and cons about it here! 

Davao, one of the places in the Philippines blessed with a good climate all year, has a vast variety of fruits that you can choose from. Read the post and discover all the beautiful, tasty and colorful tropical fruits available in the Philippines!

Imagine being high up in the mountains of the Philippines in a paradise of clouds and rice plantations. That's how it is in Banaue!

Anyone who has traveled to the Philippines especially with Tropical Experience knows best! From taking the best photo angles, to endless stories of adventure, it is truly recommended that you date someone who travels with tropical experience. 

Just one of the many blessed islands in the Philippines is Panglao Island located in Bohol. Learn what to see and to explore in the beautiful island!

Planning a visit to the Philippines soon? With the recent typhoon, it is important that you know where to go and what you can still do!

The Philippines is an extensive prism of colors, shining in each of its thousand islands.  We felt like sharing with you some colors of the Philippines, and let these hues burst in your imagination! Indeed, our motto is “All the colors of the Philippines, designed your way”! See here some photos that flaunt some of the islands’ symphony of colors.

Let’s see which are the main reasons why we think you might need a guide during your trip to the Philippines. These 7 points would serve useful for new explorers or first-time travellers in the country.

The pedicab (or cycle rickshaw), is more popularly known in the Philippines as “traysikad” or “padyak”, which literally means “stamp the feet”, referring to the act of  pushing the pedals of the bicycle with the necessary strength to transport passengers. 

Here are the things you must know when taking your very first Jeepney ride around the Philippines. The Filipino Jeepneys populate the roads across the local cities. With their unique built, music, and style, the Jeepneys are a very peculiar Filipino mean of transportation. 

Born in Milan, studied in Italy and in China, and now running a tour operator business in the Philippines; this is my story from Italy to the Philippines. 

What is it about Italy that helps bring the Filipino people to embrace the culture of the country? See how connected the Philippines and Italy are thanks to the movement of people the melting pot they create.

Learn not only about the Tagalog language but also of the culture embedded into the strong and courageous Tagalog people. The Tagalog are the Filipino ethnic group that originated in Manila and surrounding areas.

Pork Adobo, or known as Adobong Baboy in the local language, is one of the most popular recipe in the Philippines. This Filipino staple food is basically pork stewed in soy sauce, vinegar and garlic. Find out more and read the recipe!

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