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It's More Fun in the Philippines, No.1 for Fun!

 

 

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!

 

 

INTERESTING TOURIST SPOTS

 

 

Darigayos Beach

La Union Darigayos BeachPhoto from: http://moonshineandsaltwater.blogspot.com

The surf is great for both novice and experienced riders alike, a good range of sites ensures this.  This site is located out of the bay and would have to be the most consistent break around. You can always be guaranteed a right hander when all else is failing.  See Photo Gallery…

 

 

Poro Point

La Union Poro Point BeachPhoto from: http://poropointfreeport.org

 

Thunderbird Poro Point  has captured the hearts of many tourists, both local and foreign with its breathtaking view of  the white sand  next to the blue ocean.  Hence, the resort became an instant favorite when it comes to  Philippine tourists spots in no time.  See Photo Gallery…

Read More from:  http://www.thunderbird-asia.com/poro-point/ 

   

 

 

Monaliza Resort

La Union Monaliza Beach ResortPhoto from: http://gohunt.ph

Nice easy waves off the Monaliza Resort, by far the most popular surfing spot in La Union. Produces both lefts and rights, so it keeps both naturals and goofy’s happy.  – http://www.medicaltourism.com.ph  See Photo Gallery…

   

 

 

Urbiztondo Beach

La Union Urbiztondo BeachPhoto from: http://lokalsoul.com

Urbiztondo Beach is all about surfing and surfing here is a way of life. Here is where you’ll ride your first wave, here is where you’ll improve your wave riding and here is where you want to spend the rest of your surfing days with. It’s home. Locals, regulars, first-timers – you meet them at the lineup today and they’ll probably be back the next day. Or the next week. Or the next month. It doesn’t really matter, they’ll be back for sure. Back to the capital. – Source: http://lokalsoul.com

 

 

 

 

OTHER SURFING SPOTS

There are numerous other spots littered up and down the coast from San Fernando. Waves can be caught on the coast from Tabok, Bacnotan, Cabaroan and also south of San Fernando off the airport and depending on time of year right down to Bauang.

   

 

 

LIST OF TOURIST ATTRACTIONS

There are lots of places to go for a tour in La Union if you’re not into surfing or just want to stroll around. We listed the destinations below which you can include to your itinerary:

 

 

Poro Point Special Economic and Freeport Zone

La Union Poro Point Freeport ZonePhoto from: http://global-arena.com

   

 

 

Thunderbird Resort Hotel and Fiesta Casino & Golf Course

La Union Thunderbird Resort

Photo from: http://anywherephilippines.com

   

 

 

Guinabang Falls

La Union Guinabang Falls

Photo from:  http://www.launion.gov.ph

 

 

Pebble Beach

La Union Pebble Beach

Photo from: visitlaunion.blogspot.com

Pebble Beach has a never ending supply of colored stones. Locals say that they’ve been quarrying for years and the stones just keep coming their way. Even local children join in on the fun, placing tiny rocks in old water bottles to sell. On this beach you will also find the remnants of an old lighthouse, built during the Spanish period and used in WWII. Only the ruins remain, but it sure makes a great backdrop for photos. – http://itsmorefuninthephilippines.com  See Photo Gallery…

 

 

 

 

Read More on The “Beach Fever” Province of La Union

Read More on Interesting Tourist Spots in La Union – Part 1

Read More on Interesting Tourist Spots in La Union – Part 2

Read More on Things To Do When in La Union

Read More on Colorful Festivals in La Union

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