With over 7,100 islands, the Philippine archipelago is filled with natural beauty and stunning scenery. As Filipino professionals spend more of their time underneath fluorescent lighting, their wanderlust for open skies, joyful streets, and lazy seas increases. While waiting for the next vacation, they take to the blogosphere to plan where to go and what to do.
As travel is the most common aspiration of professionals, following travel blogs enables brands to predict which destinations and activities are currently attracting their curiosity and interest. A brand can better position itself to captivate one of the most sought-after demographics.
In no particular order, here are 5 of the best travel blogs in the Philippines.
Mervin Marasigan was inspired to make it his goal to set foot on all the provinces in the Philippines. His adventures make up his travel blog as he backpacks, mountain climbs, and east his way around the country. After achieving his goal on August 7 2013, Pinoy Adventurista has become his way of encouraging everybody to visit the wonders of the country.
An information technology analyst on weekdays, Angel Juarez escapes and indulges his travel bug on weekends and holidays – just like us! Armed with an iPhone for photos, he goes to amazing destinations, which are totally within reach. His travel blog is filled with helpful guides to fascinating places and amazing pics of sunsets, waterfalls, lighthouses, and extreme adventures.
Lloyd Salan's travel blog goes beyond the Philippines as he treks to other countries in Southeast Asia. He reviews the sites and foods of some of the best tourist destinations in the region, providing very helpful advice on where to stay, what to eat, and what to do.
Melo Villareal wrote his personal blog to showcase his travels to the many islands of the Philippines. He specializes photography that attempts to immortalize the vanishing remnants of the past. Today, Out of Town Blog is an online magazine that showcases travel tales, food reviews, hotel guides and reviews, destination guides, and other travel-related inputs from contributors across the world. It is one of the world's top travel blogs.
When Marky Ramone Go was bit buy the travel bug after traveling to Malaysia and Singapore, he created Nomadic Experiences to share his experiences. Soon, he realized the beauty of his own country and found himself taking 14-hour bus rides and sleeping in domestic airports. He writes about his experiences with stunning places and gregarious people in our archipelago and more.