June 25, 2009

Thursday Thirteen - WOW Philippines

The Philippines constitutes an archipelago of 7,107 islands, but is divided into three large island groups, Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao. The country provides a high environment of natural resources in areas such as agriculture, nature, and minerals. The Philippines has a coastline twice the length of that of the United States, where in the Philippines can claim to be Asia's Beach Capital. The diversity of our culture and heritage makes one's visit to the Philippines more than the usual. Here are my Thursday 13 list of why you should experience the 7,107 islands.


1. Festivals
2. Shopping
3. Filipino cuisine.
4. Our warm smile.
5. Glorious sunsets.
6. Our heritage.
7. Snorkeling

8. Diving
9. Flora

10. Rare and Exotic Fauna
11. Marine Life
12. Wildlife

13. Beaches


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11 comments:

Susan Helene Gottfried said...

I must say, one thing EntreCard has done for me is that it's exposed me to a country I'd known nothing about before, despite having a Pinay friend in elementary school. I'd love to see the Philippines one day.

Kristen said...

What a beautiful country! The food looked delightful, too.

Adelle Laudan said...

The colors are incredible. But, number 12 is going to give me nightmares. Yikes!
Happy T13!

JO said...

waaah! you made me homesick! I am proud to be a Pinoy!

Here's mine.

Happy Thursday!

AD said...

lovelyyyyyyyyyyyy :D

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Hazel said...

I enjoyed looking at your photos. I miss home! Happy T13. Mine's up.

I am Harriet said...

7000+ islands? Wow.
Loved your photos!

Happy TT!
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Chris said...

great list Jeng!! :D it makes me feel proud to be Pinay!z

i beati said...

pictures are awesome you are blessed ASandy

~Bry~ said...

Photos were beautiful!

The Bumbles said...

OK - sold! Sign me up! Lovely photo selections.