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The Beauty of the Philippines in 25 Photos

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    A friend sent me this series of travelogue photos of different places of my country, the Philippines. I couldn't resist sharing these with all of you since I find them so beautiful.

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    Banaue Rice Terraces: a UNESCO World Heritage Site dubbed as the "Eighth Wonder of the World"

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    Batangas: Philippines has some of the best diving in the world.

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    Boracay has some of the best sunsets in the world. Wouldn't you agree?

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    Callaos Cave in Cagayan, Luzon

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    Chocolate Hills, Bohol - One of the world's most mystical and beautiful landscapes.

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    Cliff diving in Puerto Galera

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    The dreamy Plantation Bay resort in Cebu

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    Sunset at El Nido, Palawan

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    Hillside View, Batanes, Northern Philippines

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    Hilltop view from Basco, Batanes - a UNESCO World Heritage Site

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    Banaue Rice Terraces Daytime View

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    BREATHTAKING BANAUE: I would hike 100 miles for this view. Wouldn't you?

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    Hello kabayan, I love these pictures. Thanks for sharing.......miss my birthplace so much.

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    Mayon Volcano, Legaspi, Philippines - A Most Perfect Cone!

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    Picture-perfect Palawan
    Out of around 20,000 entries from 130 countries, Filipino travel photographer George Tapan's beautifully composed shot of Onok Island in Balabac, Palawan, won the Places category of the NatGeo Photo Contest 2011.

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    Road to Mount Tapyas, Coron, Palawan

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    Palawan is one of the closest places to paradise on earth.

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    Swimming with the whale sharks in Donsol

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    The Sandbar, Coron, Palawan

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    Sunset surf in La Union

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    Boracay's critically acclaimed white sand beach

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    Palawan's underground river was officially named as one of the World's New 7 Wonders of Nature.

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    Vigan, Ilocos Daytime

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    Vigan, Ilocos at Dusk
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    And finally, the main city of Manila - Manila by Night!

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    Quote Originally Posted by mykidschids View Post
    Hello kabayan, I love these pictures. Thanks for sharing.......miss my birthplace so much.
    Nice to know that I stirred up some sentimental and nostalgic memories of long ago ....

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    im planning my trip based on these pics!!! ive done lots of se asia but the phils just hasnt happened yet...think im going in august... an i will be hitting up my OT friends when i get there!!!

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