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How the Philippines Is Attracting Foreign Travelers 

We all have a list of destinations that we would love to visit until the end of our lives. Of course, at the top of that list are usually tropical destinations with incredible beaches and a decent climate. However, there are some destinations that were not that popular a couple of years ago. 

In terms of tourism improvement, the Philippines are doing a great job. The government of the country has determined a couple of ways to attract foreign tourists. If you are a passionate traveler, this article will certainly be interesting to you. We have highlighted those steps and suggested things you can do in the Philippines to make your trip more interesting. Let’s go!

Maintaining the Beaches All Over the Country

Beach is one of the main reason why the Philippines one of the best destinations in Asia is not a secret that the climate in the Philippines is amazing during the entire year. People mostly come here to relax on the beaches, swim, participate in water sports, etc. Well, the beaches where people come need to be properly maintained.

The government of the country is investing a lot of time, money, and energy to make the different types of beaches more attractive. The best period to come here is between November to May. Between June and October, there are a lot of rainy days (rainy season), so you probably won’t have that many opportunities to enjoy near the sea. 

Fair Prices

We do understand that the biggest concern of all travelers is the amount of money they have to spend when traveling to another destination. To make their trip budget-friendly, they are spending weeks finding the best hotels, cheapest flights, etc. Yet, that type of problem may not exist when we talk about the Philippines. The government realized that more people would visit their country if the prices are affordable.

Of course, there are also luxurious locations within the country, but that’s not always the case. An average traveler with an average or low budget will also find the perfect options. That way, they can enjoy sunny weather, and nice beaches and make memories without spending a fortune. 

Promotion of Natural Wonders

Nightlife, parties at the beaches, entertainment…all these things are amazing, especially for young people. However, it would be a waste of time if you do not visit some of the natural wonders in the Philippines. Many of them present here are unique and will certainly stay in your heart and thoughts until the end of your life. 

If you ask us, the best thing you can do is to go to the Puerto Princesa Underground River. There are organized tours that you can join for a relatively affordable price. The end location of this adventure is Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park. It is a place under the protection of UNESCO. Apart from that, it is also 1 out of 7 world wonders of nature. Visiting it is worth every penny!

Promotion of Culture and Tradition via Festivals

The reasons why people travel are various. Some of them want to have entertainment, others want to enjoy the natural beauty. But there is also a group of tourists that have only one goal – to understand and get familiar with other cultures and traditions. 

The Philippines promote its culture mostly via festivals. According to our research, there are three categories of street parties you can attend – cultural, religious, and historical. Whichever type of festival you go on, be sure there will be a lot of smiles, songs, and costumes in one place. In other words, you will have the opportunity to enjoy a positive atmosphere and learn more about the tradition of the locals. 


We have finally come to the end of this article. These are all the ways the Filipino government is supporting and promoting tourism. Millions of people come to this lovely country every single year to have fun, enjoy beautiful weather, and find peace in Filipino nature. Are you going to become one of them soon?

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