Web Crawling

Philippines in Action

INFO HUB The official website of the Department of Tourism both promises and delivers. Offering useful travel tips and an exhaustive list of places to go, it also has a fun trivia section perfect for predeparture dinner conversations. Example: the yo-yo, which means "come back" in Tagalog, is Philippine in origin.

Cat Scan

QUICK AND EASY For any kind of island hopping, the most sensible way of getting around is by boat. Supercat operates fast catamaran services around the Visayan Islands. Click here for schedules, prices, holiday ideas and convenient online ticket reservations.

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