Philippines

How to be a Manila local: 10 tips on faking it
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How to be a Manila local: 10 tips on faking it

Point with your lips. Act like a shark in theaters. Follow these tips and no one will mistake you for a noob
In pictures: heavy floods hit Manila

In pictures: heavy floods hit Manila

TV producer Sherbien slogged through heavy rains and clogged roads to take these images of flooding in Manila
7 wild dates in the Philippines
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7 wild dates in the Philippines

Snuggling up to your pet pooch is great, but swimming with sharks and posing with tarsiers is better
50 Filipino foods that define the Philippines
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50 Filipino foods that define the Philippines

From adobo to turon -- the best bites to be savored around the archipelago
Photo of the day: Bucas Grande Island

Photo of the day: Bucas Grande Island

iReporter Matetreyes wants the world to know there's more to the Philippines than Boracay, Palawan and Cebu
Special report: Philippines tourism, a tough sell?
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Special report: Philippines tourism, a tough sell?

Perfect beaches. Friendly locals. Fascinating history. So why is the Philippines still a laggard in the regional travel market? And will a new promotional campaign help?
Where on Earth could Edward Snowden go now?

Where on Earth could Edward Snowden go now?

From tropical boltholes to North Korea, the NSA whistleblower has plenty of places to seek refuge
Mr. Hot: Philippines' most dapper barista

Mr. Hot: Philippines' most dapper barista

In Burnham Park in Baguio City, you might come across an interesting character dressed up, selling coffee
Five climbers killed in Philippines volcanic blast

Five climbers killed in Philippines volcanic blast

Mount Mayon is the most volatile of more than 50 volcanoes in the Philippines
Philippines tourism website pulled after porn confusion
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Philippines tourism website pulled after porn confusion

Plus: Why their new tourism tagline isn't going down so well
Gallery: Philippines MassKara Festival
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Gallery: Philippines MassKara Festival

Capturing the color and characters that make up the 'festival of smiling faces'
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Destination Berlin

World War II bunker and former margarine factory among cutting edge venues in ever-changing city