Best Islands in the World

Travel restrictions are now being eased-up with non-essential travel poised to be allowed this month. Travelers can enjoy with safety precautions the top destinations in the country. Boracay, Cebu, Palawan & Siargao, absolutely the best islands in the world that can only be found here in the Philippines!

What makes these islands so popular that annually they are included in top 10 of best places in Asia or the World? Let’s find out!

Boracay

Boracay - Best Island in the World!
📷 Getty

Conde Nast Traveler awarded Boracay the top spot as 2019’s Best Island in Asia. DOT – Philippines celebrated the recognition saying the six (6) months and ongoing rehabilitation of the island were all worth it!

Crystal-clear and shallow waters, powdery white sand, and friendly locals are just some of the reasons people visit this beach in Western Visayas. The island is also back in welcoming visitors last October 1 and airlines have started offering seatsales.

So, grab yourself some great deals available now and visit the top destination of the Philippines!

Cebu

Cebu - Best Island in the World!
Swimming with Giants at Oslob, Cebu – 📷 sugbu.ph

Finally! Cebu grabs the top spot for Conde Nast’s Best Island in Asia for 2020, out seating Boracay for the spot! One can never run out of things and places to visit once you’ve landed in the Queen City of the South.

Swim with sharks, island hopping, food trip (yes we are looking at you Cebu Lechon) and so many more! We recommend staying here for a week to fully explore this wonderful place.

Palawan

El Nido’s Big Lagoon – 📷 PH Information Agency

The best island in the world award goes to?

According to the loyal readers of Travel & Leisure magazine, Palawan is undeniably the world’s best! Explore the Puerto Princesa Underground River, dive-in to Tubbataha reefs, and hop along the countless beaches.

…you can happily and proudly exclaim that “you’re lost in Paradise!”

Here, you can happily and proudly exclaim that “you’re lost in Paradise!” The beauty, serenity and harmony with nature will actually make you wish that you want to stay in Palawan forever!

Siargao

Surfing Capital of the Philippines, Siargao – 📷 surfertoday.com

Another title holder of the Best Island in the World award is Siargao of Surigao Del Norte. Probably best known as a haven for surfers, but the island has much more to offer!

Island hopping, cave and rock pools, swim in lagoons and falls, and swing on a palm tree! Many reasons that foreigners choose to call Siargao their new home.

The novel coronavirus is still around but that doesn’t stop us from wishing and actually visiting the places in our travel goals!

Don’t know what to expect when you travel? Read about our story on how we are going to travel in the new normal!

Written by

RyPhaul Oprin

When you travel, remember:
"Leave nothing but footprints,
Take nothing but pictures,
Kill nothing but time."