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Snorkelling off Bohol Island

There are three options where you can go snorkeling and enjoy the underwater world of this beautiful island. The best options are snorkeling on the islands of Balicasag and Cabilao.

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Weather in the Philippines

The Philippines generally has a hot climate zone with high humidity levels. However, there may be some differences in the weather on the eastern and western sides of the archipelago.

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Hilot therapy – the ancient Philippine art of healing

Hilot is a traditional folk medical practice. A practicing hilot (mangikhilot) treats the whole person, not just his illnesses. Hilot includes various alternative medical methods – such as herbal medicines, chiropractic and acupressure. Since ancient times, Hilot has been used as an effective…

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