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7 Reasons to ‘Dive’ in the Philippines:
(1) Center of Biodiversity - With 7,107 islands, 18,000km of shoreline and 27,000 sq km of reefs, the Philippines lies in the centre of the Coral Triangle which boasts the most biodiverse waters on Earth.
(2) Variety of Dive Spots (3) Year-round Diving (4) Value for money (5) Attractions & Destinations (6) Filipino Hospitality (7) Ease of Communication.
The Philippines offers a growing number of world class medicare care, in fact some of the best in Asia. Experience medical care that combines excellent personalized treatment with the look and feel of a luxurious hotel stay. The Filipino’s compassionate nature, stalwart expertise and the most modern technology combine to deliver service that is at par with the best in the world.
Feed the body, feed the mind - this age-old adage also embodies practice! Enjoying Filipino food throws in a few history lessons as well because the cuisine is virtually a gastronomic recounting of its rich past.
Kulinarya Filipina is a series of tours that will take you to the country’s popular food destinations.
The Philippines, following its ratification of the convention on Thursday, September 19, 1985, made its historical and natural sites eligible for inclusion on the list. (Ref: http://en.wikipedia.org; PDT World Heritage Sites in the Philippines.)
Heritage & Historical Tourism
The UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) has designated five World Heritage Sites in the Philippines. The UNESCO World Heritage Sites are places of importance to cultural or or natural heritage as described in the UNESCO World Heritage Convention.
Taguig City’s Bonifacio Global City; Quezon City’ Tomas Morato Avenue and Eastwood City; Mandaluyong City’s Ortigas Center; Tiendesitas and Muntinlupa City’s Alabang Town Center.
Metro Manila’s nightlife is one of the most vibrant in Asia, reflective of Filipinos’ musical talent. Clubs, music lounges, pubs and song-along bars feature Filipino bands & singers known for their exceptional musical talent. The hubs of nightlife activites are at the Remedios Circle in Malate; Makati City’s Ayala Center and Rockwell Center;
Adventure activities such as the ‘Canopy Walk, Misamis Oriental’ will provide you a unique thrill, walking on top of tree canopies in a tropical rain forest is simple hard to beat. There are tons of adventure filled places you can indulge yourself into (e.g. sea Kayaking, Trekking Safari, Surfing etc.)
The Philippines can satisfy any craving for adventure, whether you’re after challenging your top performers to their limits or simply want to provide group thrills.
All adventure destinations are easily accessible and well serviced by facilities and amenities.
The Philippine Tourism Promotions Board(TPB) is a government corporation attached to the Department of Tourism(DOT). Its M.I.C.E. & Business Development Unit provides comprehensive information, technical assistance and guidance to meeting planners and incentive travel organizers who seek an ideal venue for their meetings and incentive groups.
Give your top performers the pleasure of playing their way through lush valleys, across mountaintops, and along divine beachside links designed by the likes of Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer, Gary Player, and Robert Trent Jones Jr. Many country clubs in Manila and on surrounding islands offer superb courses & five-star accommodation.
EXOTIC HONEYMOON DESTINATIONS
& ROMATIC ESCAPADES
With the majestic perfectly cone-shaped Mayon Volcano, the rich waters of Donsol & the breathtaking islands of Caramoan Peninsula, the Bicol region has emerged as a leading venue for some adventure-filled romantic escapades.
Adventure shopping in the popular markets is first on the agenda and will whet the appetite for bargain buys. An entire day can be easily spent trawling the major department stores…
Manila is the best-value shopping destination in Asia, where retail therapy needs are well and truly catered for by shopping mall complexes as well as street and covered markets.
Reward your top performers with amazing fashion finds, silver jewelry, South Sea pearls, American designer brands, Asian antiques, unique art and craft - all at a fraction of US Dollar prices.