Geography of the Philippines
The Republic of the Philippines is an archipelago, which lies in Southeast Asia, comprising 7,107 islands with a total land area of 300,000 km² about 1000 of its islands are inhabited, and less than one-half of these islands are larger than 2.
Although the Spaniards controlled the Philippines for 333 years, the Spanish language could never prevail in the country.
Ati-atihan is one of the festivities in the Philippines held annually every third Sunday of January in Kalibo, Aklan, in honor of the town patron, the infant Santo Niņo.
Philippine Mythical and Supernatural Creatures
There are areas in the Philippines, particularly the remote, rural places who believe in the existence of supernatural beings not just in Filipino legends and folk stories but in real life.
Philippines - hurricane prone area
Boosted by gusty winds, expeditious super typhoon Yolanda swept the previous days in the Philippines, a country with a population of over 92 million inhabitants, but also very common to devastating storms.
Guimaras is an island province of the Philippines.
Nueva Vizcaya is a province of the Republic of the Philippines located in the Cagayan Valley Region in Luzon.
Nueva Ecija is a landlocked province of the Philippines located in Central Luzon region.
Masbate is an island province located in the Bicol Region and lies at the center of the Philippine archipelago.
Tawi-Tawi is an island province of the Philippines, consisting of 107 islands and islets, located in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM).