Welcome to the “Wonderful Philippines!”

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The “Philippines” is Millenial Arachidamia’s home country.

The Philippines or Pilipinas (in Filipino) is officially known as “The Republic of the Philippines.”

The Capital City is Quezon City.

LOCATION: It is located in South East Asia, western part of the Pacific Ocean.

The Philippines is an archipelago composed of 7,641 islands and divided into three main geographical division, Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao.

WEATHER: The Philippines is a tropical country with 2 seasons: Wet Season from June to September and Dry Season from October to May.

LANGUAGE: English and Filipino are the main languages, however, different regional dialects are used in the particular regions.

CURRENCY: Philippine Peso = Php

GOVERNMENT: There are three (3) Branches of the Government. The Executive Department  headed by the President of the Philippines, the Legislative Department which is divided by the House of Congress and the House of Senate and Judiciary Department headed by the Chief Justice.

PEOPLE: Filipino or Pinoys

The Philippines is a  beautiful place with wonderful people. Come and experience the marvelous beauty of our country!

LUZON:

A. Region I (Ilocos Region)

  1. Ilocos Sur
  2. Ilocos Norte
  3. La Union
  4. Pangasinan

B. Region 2 (Cagayan Valley)

  1. Batanes
  2. Cagayan
  3. Isabela
  4. Nueva Vizcaya
  5. Quirino

C. Region 3 (Central Luzon)

  1. Aurora
  2. Bataan
  3. Bulacan
  4. Nueva Ecija
  5. Pampanga
  6. Tarlac
  7. Zambales

D. Region 4-A (CALABARZON)

  1. Cavite
  2. Laguna
  3. Batangas
  4. Rizal
  5. Quezon Province

E. Region 4-B (MIMAROPA)

  1. Marinduque
  2. Mindoro (Occidental Mindoro & Oriental Mindoro)
  3. Romblon
  4. Palawan

F. Region 5 (Bicol Region)

  1. Albay
  2. Camarines Norte
  3. Camarines Sur
  4. Catanduanes
  5. Masbate
  6. Sorsogon

G. Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)

  1. Abra
  2. Apayao
  3. Benguet
  4. Ifugao
  5. Kalinga
  6. Mountain Province

H. National Capital Region (CAR)

  1. Caloocan
  2. Las Pinas
  3. Makati
  4. Malabon
  5. Mandaluyong
  6. Marikina
  7. Muntinlupa
  8. Navotas
  9. Paranaque
  10. Pasay
  11. Pasig
  12. Quezon City
  13. San Juan
  14. Taguig
  15. Valenzuela
  16. Pateros.

VISAYAS:

I. Region 6 (Western Visayas)

  1. Aklan
  2. Antique
  3. Capiz
  4. Guimaras
  5. Iloilo
  6. Negros Occidental

J. Region 7 (Central Visayas)

  1. Bohol
  2. Cebu
  3. Negros Oriental
  4. Siquijor

K. Region 8 (Eastern Visayas)

  1. Biliran
  2. Leyte
  3. Eastern Samar
  4. Northern Samar
  5. Samar

MINDANAO:

L. Region 9 (Zamboanga Peninsula)

  1. Zamboanga City
  2. Isabela City
  3. Zamboanga Del Sur
  4. Zamboanga Del Norte
  5. Zamboanga Sibugay

M. Region 10 (Northern Mindanao)

  1. Bukidnon
  2. Camiguin
  3. Lanao Del Norte
  4. Misamis Occidental
  5. Misamis Oriental
  6. Cagayan De Oro
  7. Iligan City

N. Region 11 (Davao Region)

  1. Davao Oriental
  2. Davao Del Norte
  3. Davao Occidental
  4. Davao Del Sur
  5. Compostela Valley
  6. Davao City

O. Region 12 (Soccsargen)

  1. Cotabato
  2. Saranggani
  3. South Cotabato
  4. Sultan Kudarat
  5. Cotabato City
  6. General Santos City

P. Region 13 (Caraga Region)

  1. Butuan City
  2. Agusan del Norte
  3. Agusan del Sur
  4. Surigao del Norte
  5. Surigao del Sur
  6. Dinagat Islands

Q. Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao

  1.  Basilan
  2. Sulu
  3. Tawi-Tawi
  4. Lanao del Sur
  5. Maguindanao.

 

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