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Philippines Travel Blog: Where to Go, Stay & Things to Do (in Photos)

The Philippines is blessed with countless fantastic places to visit for couples.

The capital Manila is a fun place to wine and dine your date. Don’t miss the various skybars dotting the skyline and hipster bars in Makati featuring ice breaking games like beer pong.

places to visit in Philippines for couples

The Palawan region is a must visit for couples looking for all types of holidays.

Whether it’s island hopping in El Nidodiving in Coron or  exploring the world’s largest subterranean cave in Puerto Princesa – you’ll find all types of adventure here.

Save the relaxing for your luxury hotel each evening – even mid-range hotels like Sea Cocoon in El Nido are comfortable enough for a romantic vacation.

Nacpan Beach + places to visit in Philippines for couples

Dumaguete, Negros is an undiscovered paradise for foodies, explorers and adventurous couples.

Find hidden waterfalls at Twin Lakes, swim with turtles at Apo Island and have fun photographing your significant other in Dumaguete’s many Instagrammable attractions.

Don’t miss the melt in your mouth biscuits from San Rivals- you’ll find most Filippino’s carrying a box or two home to Manila!

Apo Island + places to visit in Philippines for couples

The diverse island of Cebu is home to many fun things to do for couples. Swim with whale sharks in Oslob then wade in the stunning turquoise pools beneath Tumalog Falls, swim in the enchanting waters at Kawasan Falls and hang out at beach front hotels.

Hiring a motorcycle and exploring Cebu’s endless list of waterfalls is an exciting activity for couples.

places to visit in Philippines for couples Cebu Waterfalls

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Wondering where to swim with giant turtles in the Philippines? Look no further. We cover everything you need to know and what to expect at Apo Island, Dumaguete in the beautiful Philippines. If you’re planning to visit Dumaguete, don’t miss all the instagrammable things to do in town and make sure you also take a …

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There are three ways to get from Puerto Princesa to El Nido. Bus, minivan and flights. For us there was only one obvious option… In our opinion, the best way is to take the bus so we’ll explain how to get the bus from Puerto Princesa to El Nido first. Puerto Princesa to El Nido …

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Tumalog Falls is a must see if you are visiting Oslob to swim with whale sharks. The falls are located 10 minutes from Oslob Whale centre and can easily be visited on the same morning after your whale shark experience. Tumalog Falls Oslob Cebu We decided to enjoy the falls in their full glory, without …

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