We talk to locals who frequently holiday or spend their working lives by the sea to share their favorite beaches, from white-sand cliches to wild surf spots
Miss World 2013, Filipino Megan Young, recently hit a record 1M followers on Instagram. She posts mostly fashion and lifestyle snaps on @meganbata, but among her 1,585 or so posts are travel photo gems
Decibelle's vocalist and songwriter talks about idyllic beaches in Palawan, the hottest music venue in Manila, and Filipino musicians she adores
Here's a selection of unique and affordable Airbnb rentals in top tourist destinations in the country, from a thatched native cottage overlooking farmlands in Palawan to an ocean-front bungalow in Bohol
We've picked out sunset snaps from contributing photographers, showing the sky and sea drenched in hues of pink and blue, gold, and orange. Share your sunset photos by tagging #ArchipelagoLife on Instagram
Travel blogger Ferdz Decena lists some of the best food stops in La Union, serving up delicious grilled tuna belly to classic burger and chips
The UK's theGuardian travel website says La Union's Urbiz Garden and Cebu's Amihan Beach Cabanas are one of the "10 best beachside stays in tropical Asia"
Seasoned backpackers Ferdz Decena, Christian Sangoyo and Julian Rodriguez share their favorite adventures, from exploring the hidden El Nido in Palawan to going wild swimming in the Babuyan Islands