UK’s travel book lists PH among top 10 countries to visit this year

UK’s travel book lists PH among top 10 countries to visit this year

The British travel guidebook Rough Guides has listed the Philippines among the Top 10 Countries worldwide to visit this year.
The 2014 edition of the book listed the Philippines at the 10th place, citing natural places which include the islands of Boracay; the limestone islands El Nido in Palawan, the coasts of Coron that hides beautiful beaches and pristine mountain lakes, and Puerto Gallera. The Rough Guides has also recommended a visit to Chocolate Hills in Bohol including the tiny primate Tarsiers in the region.
Other places recommended are the perfectly-coned Mt. Mayon, mountain lakes in Mt. Pinatubo, and the crystal-clear waters of Apo Reef Marine Natural Park in Mindoro for scuba divers. Visitors to the country are also advised to see the Ati-Atihan Festival on Panay and to savor a tall glass of Halo-halo.
Completing the Top 10 countries in the list to visit in 2014 are Georgia in Central Asia, Turkey, Macedonia, Japan, Rwarna, Ethiopia, Brazil, Bulgaria and Madagascar.