Although the number of total 7107 islands (7108 at low tide), with a total line cost more than that of America, most of the population live on 11 islands. Filipinos consider loneliness a freak so gorgeous beaches, beautiful waterfalls and rice terraces which are rich with the Philippines offers you charm people. Tourists in this country will be included in "bayanihan" term that means continuing need for community. Jokes, smiles and fun will be shared with visitors brotherly.
Heart and soul of the country, the capital of Manila, so pace archipelagos and is a center that blends East with West and tradition with modernity. The islands were occupied by the Japanese between 1942 and 1945, winning independence in 1946. The country suffered from natural disasters and riots scattered. Poverty and the country's external debt is very high, so explaining the large number of Filipinos living abroad.
Infrastructure projects including airports, highways, transportation between islands and railway transportation, as part of a development plan until 2010. From this plan will certainly benefit tourism, new airports or new building is being renovated to accommodate larger aircraft and higher passenger numbers.
By Maria Morari
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