Beautiful Boracay! March 20th 2009 I had heard so much about Boracay I just had to visit! Some people had said it was awful, some that it is paradise! So I was intrigued to say the least. Boracay is I guess the number one tourist destination in the Philippines, famed for its white sand beach. So I flew from Cebu to Caticlan in Panay, tricycle to the ferry port, ferry across to Boracay then tricycle to the beach! Easy!
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Asia » Philippines » Boracay The Philippine Islands became a Spanish colony during the 16th century; they were ceded to the US in 1898 following the Spanish-American War. In 1935 the Philippines became a self-governing commonwealth. Manuel QUEZON was elected President and was ta... ... read more