IslandsPhilippines.net Introduces the Philippines From High Lands to Deep Waters

IslandsPhilippines.net, powered by Colors Publishing, publisher of Colors Philippine Travel Guide, aims to give travelers comprehensive information about Philippine destinations. The Philippine travel portal contains informative articles and exceptional images that will make tourists want to come and visit the islands.

From travel essentials and transport options to the best romantic spots and pasalubong tips, IslandsPhilippines.net has them all. Whether you are a mom traveling with your whole family, or a boyfriend ready to pop the question to your girlfriend, or a single lady in need of some soul searching, the Philippine islands welcome you to explore its beauty and you can find everything in this website.

With different sections such as Active Lifestyle, Romantic Escapes, Singles Vacation, Barkada Gimmick, Family Travel, Wellness Vacations, Culture, Culinary Adventures and Fashion Travel, visitors can easily get the information they need for their trip. IslandsPhilippines.net also features Popular Destinations with complete information on What to See, What to Do, Where to Stay, Where to Eat, Where to Shop and How to Get There. Foreign travelers may also find the contact information of their embassy under Directory Listings.

The Philippines is being promoted by the Philippine Department of Tourism as an adventure destination in Asia. With 7,107 islands offering every activity imaginable, the Philippines is the ideal destination for the most energetic outdoor enthusiast. Here's a glimpse of some of the adventures that will make you see why the Philippines must be the foreign traveler's next destination:

Best Diving
Anyone who has had any experience exploring the seas will agree that the Philippines has a number of the best dive sites on the planet. Of the more than 500 species of corals in the Philippine seas, 396 are found in the Tubbataha Reef alone, making it a favorite among scuba enthusiasts.

Breathtaking Whaleshark Encounters
In Donsol, Sorsogon, thousands of whalesharks or "butandings" swim from November to June to this place which is now called the Whaleshark Capital of the World. Visitors on pump boats can see an average of 15 whalesharks – some as long as buses – during peak season. Tourists can swim alongside these creatures which are often referred to as the Gentle Giants of the Deep for being harmless and mild.

Thrilling Whitewater Rafting
Rafting in the Philippines is one experience that will definitely get you wet and wild over water. Cagayan de Oro has one of the longest rivers in the Mindanao Region and is one of the most popular rafting and kayaking destinations in the country. Up north, in Cagayan Valley in Luzon, is the Chico River – a 72-kilometer stretch of frothy waters winding through the Cordillera Mountains. In Davao, one may also go on an exhilarating water adventure in the 13-kilometer Davao River.

World-Class Surfing
Known as the Surfing Capital of the Philippines, Siargao has big, challenging swells, making it a favorite site for numerous international competitions. Other Philippine destinations such as Baler in Aurora, Virac in Catanduanes and San Juan in La Union also have great waves that range from beginner to advanced.

Extreme Wakeboarding
This is one extreme activity that can be done in a man-made facility. Wakeboarding, the latest adventure craze enjoyed by sports enthusiasts and fitness buffs, is a surface water sport that uses a combination of water skiing, snowboarding and surfing techniques.

Awesome Cave Explorations
Some of the most fascinating natural formations can be found inside the caves of the Philippines. The caves of Sagada holds many secrets that may never be revealed, but the coffins that hang in the caves remain to be a testament of a culture that still remains.

Astounding Trekking/Mountain Climbing Experiences
Mt. Apo, the tallest mountain in the Philippines, remains to be one of the most popular mountain climbing spots in the country. It is home to the mighty Philippine Eagle, the precious Waling-Waling Orchid and a unique diversity of flora and fauna. It has three summit lakes and a National Park that is home to over 270 species of birds.

With wonders reaching to the height of the skies and exhilarating treasures scattered along the depths of the seas, the Philippines can satisfy any traveler's craving for adventure. Visit IslandsPhilippines.net today and discover the beauty and claim the promise of a tropical paradise.

About IslandsPhilippines.net:
IslandsPhilippines.net is powered by Colors Publishing, a Philippine Department of Tourism Kalakbay Awardee for Best Travel Publication. Colors has also been cited by Lonely Planet's Philippine Edition as a publication that features "in-depth and well-written articles of destinations and events in Manila and around the Philippines."

IslandsPhilippines.net is a cutting edge Philippine Travel Portal that endeavors to be a powerful digital channel in boosting the growth of the tourism industry. It has a very appealing layout pulsating with great visuals, well-written content and updated events that aim to best represent the Philippine Tourism to the global market.

It is a strong promotional channel that empowers the tourism industry to promote their respective establishments in a creative digital environment that will lure the travelers across the globe to patronize and visit the islands.

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