I visited the Philippines 3 times in 2015 spending about 3 months there in total. Here are my Itineraries. Several destinations below are linked to more detailed posts, and these are generally my favorites and most recommended. You will also find a list of things you should consider bringing with you as they will be difficult to find outside the large cities of the Philippines.
Last year I spent 10 days in the British Virgin Islands on a chartered sailboat (you can read about that wonderful adventure here). I’d been to the Caribbean before, and I’d been coastal sailing before, but never simultaneously. I filled my suitcase with all the wrong things and ended up wearing the same clothes for nearly all of the 10 days – which, to be fair, isn’t really a problem, or even out of the ordinary for a sailing trip. “Read More” to see my list of the things I couldn’t live without, wished I had packed, and wished I’d left at home….