Philippines Vacations and Tourism Guide
Who was there
Surface:The total land area of the Philippines is 299 000 sq km.
Population: The population of Philippines is around 84 619 000; with 91.5%25 Christian Malay, 4%25 Muslim Malay, 1.5%25 Chinese and 3%25 other.
System of government: The Philippines has a presidential-unitary form of government.
Capital: Manila with a population of around 10 million inhabitants is the capital of Philippines.
Religion: Christianity is the main religion.
Official Language: The official languages are Filipino and English.
Government: The Philippines has a presidential-unitary form of government.
Climate: The Philippines experiences a tropical climate with hot and humid conditions all year round.
Units of measure and electricity: The Philippines follows the metric system of measurement and the official electricity unit is 220V, 60 Hz.
Time Zone: The Philippine standard time is GMT + 8.
Currency: Peso (1 € = 62.31 P).
Travel documents required: Nationals of certain countries are allowed entry to the Philippines without visa for a period of 21 days. Other nationals require visas.