Chosen as the 2nd of the top 25 best beach destinations worldwide by 2011’s Traveler’s Choice is the island of Boracay, Philippines. Since its worldwide launch as a beach destination attraction in the list of 10 Topmost Island Destinations under Travel & Leisure digest magazine, the best things to see in Boracay alongside with its wide stretch white sandy beaches landed the 4th spot in the prestigious 2011’s Worldwide Best Awards.
Surely the said two prestigious awards coming from the public and from a reputable reading magazine will surely intrigue travel enthusiasts and those planning for a beach getaway not to personally check out what are the best things to see in Boracay and if the said beach destination is truly amazingly worthy of its garnered awards.
Boracay is one of the islands in Philippine archipelago approximately 196 miles from the nation’s capital Metro Manila and 2 km from the northern end of the island of Panay in West Visayas region. Apart from the prestigious awards garnered by Boracay Island Beaches or Bora for some locals whereby such alone would suffice to invite locals and foreign tourists but there are actually several other reasons to see Boracay in person such as the following.
Vast white sandy beaches
The island’s several white sandy beaches which stretches several miles wide is its main attraction that draws awards and flocks of visitors worldwide. In fact, when you set foot in Boracay Island diverse races are remarkably noticeable. Not only that the turquoise crystal clear waters and richly healthy marine life ideally perfect for scuba diving or snorkeling does not only attracts sunbathers but marine life lovers as well. Even if you are not into marine bio the moment you get to see the island’s sandy beaches alongside with its marine life preservation, adults and kids of all ages will no doubt be amaze by the best things to see in Boracay.
Among several beaches enlisted under Boracay Island, its 2 prominent beach attractions are White Beach and Bulabog sandy shore situated on both ends of the center spot of said island, wherein, specifically White Beach faces west while Bulabog sandy shoreline is facing east.
Exploring its magnificent beauty couldn’t be wrapped up in just a single day as there are still smaller islands nearby Bora enlisted as one of the best things to see in Boracay which is why island hopping is another must-experience activity to get to see more of paradise while enjoying a boat ride along the way.
Why not? Paradise is what Boracay is alongside with inter island attractions as the main Bora island is of balanced topography with approximately 400 hectares green forest preservations and 628.96 hectares of land spaces specific for agriculture purposes.
So, where else would you get to have your ultimate wish of going in a beach getaway yet at the same time have the opportunity to go on an island hopping trip in one vacation expense? Isn’t that just amazing how money savvy vacationing in Boracay is?
Modern Comfort at its Best
Comfort is one thing considered by many as one obstacle why sometimes destinations though how attractive it is, is not well visited as a consequence it’s poorly reviewed by public. However, with Bora Island Beaches, you do not need to worry for that. Accommodations, resto & bars, dining destinations, transportation and amenities are all to the liking of its international visitors as attested by its garnered awards, and that would only mean world class comfort as numerous foreign nationals kept coming back to Bora. Surely, its prestigious awards and dynamic tourism industry connotes only one thing world class destination where modern comfort is at its best.
So what’s modern comfort? It’s the internet access, availability of banking institutions, ATM’s or visa card accessibilities including amenities such as golf courses, water sports like wind surfing, scuba diving, snorkeling, water skiing, jet skis, banana boats and several others waiting in addition to a cooperative tropical climate ideally perfect for all outdoor and water pursuits. Bora has all these not to mention during its windy season its central location is sheltered from strong winds.
Apart from the aforementioned best things to see in Boracay, there are several others must check events you need to witness in person such as Asian Windsurfing Tour, Boracay International Fun Board Competition by CNN Go, a division of CNN focusing on travels, lifestyles and entertainment. So, what are you waiting for? Get your reservations through the net & book in any of its 350 beach resort destinations to choose from with more than 2,000 room accommodations with choices of 5 stars to budget thrifty rooms.
If you aren’t into this location, you might want to check out Thailand, which is close by.