Tourist Arrivals in The Philippines in 2017, by Nationality

In 2017, 6.6 million foreign tourists visited the Philippines.

The top 5 visiting nationalities were:

1,607,821 from South Korea
968,447 from China
957,813 from the USA
584,180 from Japan
259,433 from Australia


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In 2017, 6.6 million foreign tourists visited the Philippines.

The top 5 visiting nationalities were:

1,607,821 from South Korea
968,447 from China
957,813 from the USA
584,180 from Japan
259,433 from Australia


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Colonisation of the Philippines

Colonisation of the Philippines 1521 to 1946.

The Philippines became a colony of Spain in 1521.
Spanish rule of The Philippines ended on 10th December 1898.
The Philippines was a Spanish colony for 377 years.

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Colonisation of the Philippines 1521 to 1946.

The Philippines became a colony of Spain in 1521.
Spanish rule of The Philippines ended on 10th December 1898.
The Philippines was a Spanish colony for 377 years.

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Is the term “illegal alien” the Correct Term or is it Racist?

Illegal Alien or Undocumented Alien or ??.

I’ve been reading that many people feel that the term ‘illegal alien’ is Racist, and wondered how Americans feel when being described as illegal Aliens in the Philippines, when they overstay their visa’s.  … Read the rest

Illegal Alien or Undocumented Alien or ??.

I’ve been reading that many people feel that the term ‘illegal alien’ is Racist, and wondered how Americans feel when being described as illegal Aliens in the Philippines, when they overstay their visa’s.  … Read the rest


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Philippines: If You Know Of Any Addicts, Go Ahead And Kill Them Yourself

“If You Know Of Any Addicts, Go Ahead And Kill Them Yourself”, President Duterte On The Phillippines’ Bloody War On Drugs.

192 alleged drug abusers killed and over 60,000 turned themselves into rehabilitation centers to avoid death.

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Trekking Mt. Pinatubo from Angeles City

Visit Mt. Pinatubo from Angeles City.

Mount Pinatubo is easily visited from Angels City, where many tours start from.

Mount Pinatubo is an active stratovolcano, with an elevation: 1,486 metres, is in the Cabusilan Mountains on the island of Luzon, … Read the rest


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News.com.au and Angeles City Philippines

Sydney City, “the entire town — is a brothel, and its support system”.

It would be if we use the same logic as this new.com.au report, who are jumping on the bandwagon of infuriatingly incorrect information on the Philippines, from … Read the rest


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The Daily Mail and Australians in the Philippines

The Daily Mail blames Australians for Pregnancies in Angeles City, Philippines.

How accurate is their news story?  More than 4.7 million foreigners come to the Philippines each year, 224,000 of these are Australian, and 4,475,000 (yes, almost four and a … Read the rest


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Property Rental Yields

Average investment property rental yields.

Gross Rental Yields on Investment Property (Apartments)

7.51% Philippines
6.09% New Zealand
4.39% Australia
3.91% USA
3.83% Greece
3.21% UK

Source: www.globalpropertyguide.com 2014 rates

However, when looking at the United States:

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Australian Passport Renewals in the Philippines

Renew an Australian Passport in the Philippines.

An Australian Passport can be renewed in Manila, Philippines.

Appointments should be made at least two weeks in advance to lodge passport applications/renewals. Passport interviews are available from 9am to 11.30am Monday to … Read the rest


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