If there is one place in the Philippines non­locals are dying to go to, that would be Boracay. This small island has never left the numerous lists of must­see beaches in the world. Famous for its fine, white sand beaches, Boracay has received many well­deserved awards and recognitions from various travel magazines, blogs, and agencies.

It’s no surprise that the island awarded by international travel magazine Travel + Leisure as the best island in the world back in 2012. With its clear blue waters stretching out into the horizon, Boracay is one of the ultimate places to go if you want the best island experience Philippines has to offer.