Why boracay is the place to be for New Year’s Eve.
Brief history about the island :
Boracay is a small island in the Philippines located south of manila off the northwest tip of Panay island, in the western visayas region of the Philippines .
Boracay Island, and its beaches have received awards from numerous travel publications and agencies.
Boracay is also famous for being one of the world’s top destinations for relaxation. It is also emerging among the top destinations for tranquility and nightlife. In 2012, Boracay was awarded as the best island in the world from the international travel magazine travel leisure.
One of the perks of living in the Philippines is having a piece of paradise not too far away ! It’s perfect for vacations, special occasions, weddings, and my favorite time of the year – NEW YEARS EVE ! It takes an hour by plane to get to
Boracay and once you get there – you will never run out of things to do! I’ve spent New Years in different parts of the world before but nothing compares to the boracay experience.
I think the people you meet there in general are very welcoming and hospitable Filipinos always know how to make you feel right at home and it’s hard to find that in other countries.
If your looking for a place to spend New Years this would be a perfect destination to go to! Not only is it paradise, you are surrounded by restaurants, bars, beautiful people, and the best part about it is, how cheap and affordable everything is Imagine getting an hour massage by the beach for only $7 USD ! you can rent a sail boat and watch a sun set cruise for only $12USD… beer is just $1 USD ! Yeah’ pretty amazing huh ?
You just simply can’t beat the prices anywhere else in the world ! for accommodations, the Prices can range from $25USD and above. There are numerous activities you can do from water sports, island hopping , cliff jumping, zip line and much much more. You can also find almost any cuisine on the island – from Moroccan, to mexican, Indian, Italian, European you name it they have it ! not to mention the night life is always exciting due to is diversity, there is always entertainment all through out the night ! And I mean all night !!! Some places stay open till 5am there are restaurant that stay open 24 hours… Traveling here is really a different experience ; people from all over the world come to spend New Years in this magnificent island. So if your still planing on where to be this new year you might want to consider taking a trip to boracay ! I go almost every year – this year would be my 5th time to spend New Years on the island. Nothing beats the beach life !
I hope this write up and photos convince you to making this one of your top destination get aways.
You’ll thank me later. ☺☺☺