Unwind and Relax in the Philippines this Summer
Looking for a great place to unwind and relax this summer holidays? Philippines is the best place.
Well, you’re in the right place. It’s one of the best times to visit the beautiful country of Philippines and you won’t run out of places to go to and things to do. Summer time usually starts at the end of February until the end of May. Temperatures usually range from 32-37 degrees Celsius (89.6-98.6 F).During summer; the most famous destinations in the Philippines are the exotic beaches. You can visit the famous Boracay Islands or Puerto Galera. These two are probably among the top tourist spots here in the country. There’s also Dakak in southern Philippines and in the capital city of Manila and nearby provinces, you’ll find lots of resorts where you and your family can have a wonderful time together.
You may also visit Baguio City which is the summer capital of the Philippines. It’s located near Benguet and Mountain province and the city is situated thousands of feet above sea level so even though it’s really hot in most parts of the country, it’s still cool in Baguio. It’s a 4 to 5 hour drive from Manila. There are also a few other similar high elevation destinations such as Tagaytay City and Antipolo City. Temperatures usually range 20-28 C in these cities (68-82.4 F).
There are also lots of provinces to visit and you’ll often see festivals native to each. There are lots of food, partying and the entire neighbourhood just filled with joy. You’ll always experience and feel the hospitality of the country and its people where is famous for. Aside from eating, you’ll see some activities and events such as games, pageants, parades, street dancing and much more.
If you choose on just staying in the city, Manila has sprung lots of malls, where you can buy stuff so cheap and you can do shop till you drop and you’ll usually run into one in every direction. You can also relax in one of the hotels and visit famous night spots such as bars in Eastwood Libis Quezon City, Metrowalk, Malate Manila, and at the shores of Manila Bay in Roxas Boulevard. You can also visit famous landmarks such as the Rizal Park or Quezon Memorial Circle.
Aside from the festivities, the start of summer is also the beginning of the Lenten Season. . Holy Week is solemnly observed by most Filipinos. And on Easter Sunday, it’s just a joyous celebration across the country.
If you have spare time and if you plan to visit the Philippines, summer time is the perfect time. There are lots of cool places to visit and people to meet. I assure you that you’ll have a blast! Just have fun and enjoy the sights and sounds!