Vacationhive Blog

Want to get away from city life? Have a big occasion worth celebrating? What you need is a vacation!

You may be thinking that a nice vacation has to be expensive and far away in another country, but the Philippines is all you really need!

This country is known for its beautiful tourist and vacation spots that you can definitely enjoy year round. In our blog, we aim to give you the best travel tips and some of the best vacation information and guides in the Philippines.

We share our top 10 lists for just about anything. From top 10 reasons to visit places like Boracay and Cebu, to a list featuring places you might not have even heard of before.

If you’re not looking to spend too much, we can help too! Travelling and enjoying yourself shouldn’t have to be overwhelmingly expensive, and we can show you how to have a good time on a budget.

Not only do we feature vacation spots, but food as well! With Filipino tourism comes great food everywhere you go. It would simply be a crime not to shine a light on some of the best the country has to offer.

All in all, we have everything you may need to know all in one blog! Be it food, your next beach vacation, or how to save money. If you follow any of our advice (and hopefully you do), your next vacation will surely be a great one.

As the saying goes, it’s more fun in the Philippines!

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Boracay, an island in the province of Aklan, is one of the world’s top tourist destinations. Locals and foreigners visit Boracay to enjoy its white-sand beaches, tranquility, and nightlife. The various activities in Boracay cater to people who want to relax or go on an adventure. Plan your next getaway with us as we’ll share […]
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Too tired of the hustle and bustle of the city? What better way to remove the stress than a weekend getaway with nature as your buddy! Its serenity, natural beauty, and greenery are the best ways to refuel and re-energize both your mind and body. To jumpstart your planning process, here are the top 7 […]
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Tagaytay is one of the go-to destinations in Luzon. It is only situated 60 kilometers south from Metro Manila which makes it accessible to those who want to escape the stress of the busy streets of the metro. It is also the perfect spot to experience a cooler climate, away from the searing heat of […]
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Summer is just around the corner and nothing can beat a quick getaway to survive the scorching heat. But with the Philippines as one of the best travel destinations, which summer destination do you visit first? Here’s a quick guide for the top 7 summer destinations in the Philippines that every traveler must experience. Boracay […]
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A haven for food lovers, this country is! With over 7,000 islands for you to journey through, the Philippines is never in short of a new food trip to embark on. One of the benefits of living in an archipelago is that it’s an endless seafood lover trip dream come true. You have unlimited access […]
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After long hours at work and tirelessly working hard to pay your bills, what better way to reward yourself other than with a dream vacation? Nowadays, there are lots of fun ways to unwind with your friends, officemates, family, or even alone. Whether it be a staycation, an overseas trip, an out-of-town trip, or a […]
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The Philippines is known for having the longest holiday season in the world. The holidays serve as our time to get a few days off from work, spend time with friends and family, and go to places on our bucket list to have a fun vacation. The next time you plan on having a vacation, […]
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Yotam Ottolenghi once said that “food can bring people together in a way that nothing else could”. And that’s true. Food is universal, it’s present everywhere, and it can really serve as a representation of one’s community. In the Philippines, specifically around Metro Manila, there’s a lot of unique food and street food spots. From local […]
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Many vacation-goers get swayed by island life fantasies, so if you could choose one to spend your summer in, where would it be? Whenever vacay season approaches, people tend to spend hours on end planning their dream vacation. The Philippine beaches and islands are often a target destination for both Filipinos and foreigners–and for a […]
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The world-renowned Boracay Island is a popular destination in the Philippines Visayas region, just an hour away by plane from Manila. For those who love the beach and a beachside vacation, Boracay is a slice of paradise. A postcard-worthy island haven, this island offers no end of thrilling activities and experiences. You will indeed wake […]
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You can never take the traveler out of someone. There will also be their craving to wander and explore everywhere possible. So if you’ve wanderlust on again, what’s stopping you? If it’s wanting to travel on a budget, then we’ve got you! Worry no more about how to save money as you fly or cruise […]
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Dubbed as the “Queen City of South,” Cebu City has captured the hearts of millions of tourists all over the world. The beautiful 196-kilometer long island is at the forefront of the country’s sustainable tourism movement. As a first-class city and the most populous city in Visayas, Cebu is undoubtedly an economic powerhouse in the […]
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