Travel & Transportation

Travel Rules in the Philippines

Written by Patrick

The following is a good set of rules to follow when traveling in the Philippines in order to have a successful and enjoyable trip. 

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Life waits for no one

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Have less. Do more. Be more.

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Don’t forget your passport

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Leave your comfort zone

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Go with the flow

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See the world

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Learn the language

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Always take the scenic route

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Enjoy the journey

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Have fun

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Laugh often

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Follow your bliss

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Eat well

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Be respectful of the food, the culture, the traditions

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Eat as locals eat. Do as locals do.

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All journeys have secret destinations

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Take lots of pictures

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Carpe diem

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Adventure is always worthwhile

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Follow your own compass

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Travel often

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Never stop exploring

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About the Author


Patrick is an entrepreneur, digital nomad, explorer, and photographer. Patrick is always in search of fun and adventure. He is well travelled throughout the world, and although location independent, his home base is Phoenix, Arizona in the USA. Patrick loves island lifestyle which is no wonder why he is so interested in spending time in the Philippines with it’s over 7,000 islands. Patrick created this site to share his knowledge of and experiences in the Philippines with Filipinos as well as other foreigners.

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