philippine islands

Philippine Islands Travel Guide

Defined by its emerald green rice fields, bustling mega-cities and graffiti covered jeepneys, the Philippine Islands is a land set apart from mainland Southeast Asia geographically, culturally and spiritually. The Republic of the Philippines consists of more than 7000 islands & more than 115,000 square miles. The capital city Manila is located on Luzon Island and is the economic and political center of the country. Geographically to the north is Taiwan and westward across the South China Sea, is Vietnam. As for air travel, the Philippines is serviced by various international & regional airlines. With a variety of popular island destinations to choose from such as Samal, Palawan and Boracay Island, you will find a destination to enjoy.