Planning a trip? Those who love to travel know the essence of all travel is about you and your enjoyment. Travelers know that the destination is a major part in planning a trip, experiencing and delving deeper into an unfamiliar places, people and culture is paramount. Expand your horizons and set your sight to the Philippines, an off the beaten path travel site! An undiscovered paradise made of thousands of islands and white sand beaches all around! A tiny dot in the map of the world, and yet a haven for travelers, backpackers, retirees and even passersby. It offers awesome tourist attractions, magnificent beaches, hot spring resorts, colorful festivals, hundreds of scenic spots and world-class hotels and facilities. Not to mention the tropical climate, the affordable prices as well as the friendly and hospitable, English-speaking people! You will be glad you came, and we’re sure, you WILL come back for more FUN in the Philippines!
TOURIST SPOTS IN ILOCOS SUR
There are many interesting places in Ilocos Sur that are popular with local and foreign tourists alike. They vary from natural to man-made, religious, historical and cultural. Here are some of them. Click each one to get more photos and information:
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The trip to Vigan is a one-of-a-kind experience that you shouldn’t miss for it transports you back into the 16th century. it is important to know that Vigan was declared as one of UNESCO’s World Heritage Site due to its well-preserved Spanish colonial towns.
What’s unique about Vigan is that it not only showcases European architecture but mixes that of oriental culture so much so that you’ll see Chinese designs beautifully spread all over the city. – http://julesmariano.com/2013/05/03/vigan-ilocos-sur-travel-tips-and-more/
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Formerly Cabangtalan Cove, Imelda cove features white sand beaches. It is located on the way to Barangay Dadalaquiten Norte and Panay (Badoc). – Wikipedia.org
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If you are looking for beautiful beach resort in Ilocos Sur, Cabugao Beach is the place to be. This is a place where you can relax and enjoy the beauty of nature. You will feel stress-free away from the pollution and traffic a jam in Manila.
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The rocky shore of Sulvec, Narvacan is a favorite stop-over of commuters and the locals as well. By the shoreline is the Paraiso ni Juan leading up to the grotto atop a rock. Tourists also visit the Sulvec Watchtower, a brick tower that was built by Spaniards to warn the town of pirates coming from offshore. – http://www.travelphilippinesnow.com/tourist-spots-beach/sulvec-beach/
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