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The Philippines: the Most Beautiful Places

A beautiful, photo-led book by Nigel Hicks, covering over 20 of the Philippines’ most stunning places.

Locations covered in this book range from the high mountain countryside of Sagada in the north, to the surfing beaches of nearby San Fernando and Siargao Island in the south. It also includes such famous locations as the World Heritage Site of Banaue’s rice terraces and the beaches of Boracay Island, as well as a number of barely known spots, such as Cebu’s Bantayan Island and the lush, laid-back beauty of Camiguin.

Some of the book’s details are as follows:

Publisher: John Beaufoy Publishing, Oxford, UK.

Publication date: July 2014.

Number of pages: 160

Number of photos: 200 approx.

Book dimensions: 270x230mm (landscape orientation)

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The full list of places included in this book:




Coastal San Fernando

Hundred Islands


Sagada & the Halsema Highway



Taal Lake and Volcano

Mindoro & Palawan

Puerto Galera

Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park

Honda Bay

El Nido & the Bacuit Archipelago

The Visayas


Cebu City & Mactan Island

Bantayan & Malapascua Islands

Dumaguete and area


Bohol & Panglao Island


Siagao Island

Camiguin Island

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