Tourism in the Philippines
Tourism plays an important role in Philippine economy.
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.
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.
A municipality (Filipino: bayan; munisipalidad) is a local government unit in the Philippines.
The economy of the Philippines is the 4th largest economy in South East Asia and the 36th largest economy in the world by purchasing power parity according to the International Monetary Fund in 2009.
Compostela Valley, called Comval for short, is a province of the Philippines located in the Davao Region in Mindanao.
Surigao Del Norte
Surigao del Norte is one of the five provinces located in the CARAGA region which is situated in the northeastern tip of Mindanao Island.
Marinduque is an island province of the Philippines located in the MIMAROPA region in Luzon.
Cebu is one of the provinces of the Central Visayas Region in the Philippines.
Agusan Del Norte
Agusan del Norte is one of the five provinces comprising the CARAGA Region located in the northeastern part of Mindanao island.