Alona Beach, Bohol Beach Club,. Bohol, Philippines

How to spend 5 days in Bohol

Bohol is fast becoming a major tourist destination in the Philippines, and there are lots of reasons why, there are the stunning geological formations that make up the Chocolate Hills, the beautiful indigenous tiny primates, the Tarsier, and getting the chance to see them in their habitat at the Tarsier Sanctuary in Corella. As well…

Our Lady of Immaculate Conception Church, Oslob, Philippines

How to spend a day in Oslob

Oslob is located on the Island of Cebu, on the south-east coast, and is also very close to the island of Siquijor. I had contemplated visiting Siquijor as part of my travels but decided on Siargao instead. Oslob is famous for the activity of swimming with whale sharks, as well as home to some beautiful…

How to spend 3 days in Moalboal

Situated on the south-west coast of the island of Cebu, Moalboal is around 90KM from Cebu City. It's a popular seaside town due to its beautiful beaches, and outstanding underwater sea life. The name Moalboal has a particular pronunciation I believe many foreign visitors struggle with, time and again the friendly Filipinos I encountered helped…

Cebu Cathedral, Cebu, Philippines

How to spend a day in Cebu City

Cebu City is located on the island of Cebu, part of the Central Visayas Region, of The Philippines. It's the oldest city in the country, the first Spanish settlement and was once the capital of the Philippines before Manila. It is the second-largest metropolitan city after Manila based on population, economy and land area. Cebu City…

Baluarte San Diego, Manila, Philippines

How to spend a day in Manila

I kicked off my 5-week tour of The Philippines in the capital city of Manila. The Philippines itself is made up of over 7000 islands, and Manila is situated on the largest island of Luzon. Manila is widely known to be one of the most densely populated cities in the world, and with that comes…