8 Reasons The Philippines Is The Best Tropical Destination No One Ever Talks About

Between the scenery, the food, the people, and so much more, the Philippines turned out to be our favorite country on RTW 2.0. Going in though, we really had no idea what to expect when traveling there mainly because it’s the one place we didn’t know much about or anyone who had visited. It turned out to be such a pleasant and unexpected surprise. Here’s a great article about why it’s the best!

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Don’t Drink the Water!!

Lonely Planet made a Facebook post asking people to bust some of the most common travel myths. Someone posted a comment that said “don’t drink the water” which is something I’ve been wondering a lot about. Obviously, I know we can’t drink the water during our travels, but I’ve been wondering whether or not we’d ever get used to it or if we’d be destined to drink bottled water for the next year +.

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A Piece of Advice From a Fellow Traveler

I’m sitting on a plane on my way to Phoenix for the weekend and met the most interesting guy. I came on board with my Thailand Lonely Planet book, kind of hoping someone would see it and ask me about it so that I could tell them about our trip (hey, I haven’t really been able to tell very many people and I’m so excited that all I want to do is talk about it).

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