This is also featured in CNN’s travel destination. Boracay Beach , Philippines is home to a variety of boracay resorts and Boracay hotels off the north-western tip of Panay Island in the Visayan Region and boracay island is about 300kms south of the Philippines Capitol of Manila. Boracay Beach Philippines has become the number one tourist destination of the Philippines. Travelers from all over the globe come to see the world’s most beautiful beach-“White Sands Beach”.
Boracay is shaped like a dumb-bell, it is 7 km. long and the narrowest spot is nearly 1 km. wide. Land area is approximately 1, 083 hectares with about 6,000 locals. Boracay Island has numerous scattered villages interconnected by a maze of locally carved jungle pathways. The Island boasts of having one of the world’s finest beaches.
Boracay is a small island in the Philippines located approximately 315 km (196 mi) south of Manila and 2 km 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. The island comprises the barangays of Manoc-Manoc, Balabag, and Yapak municipality of Malay, province of Aklan. The island is administered by the Philippine Tourism Authority and the provincial government of Aklan. Apart from its white sand beaches, Boracay is also famous for being one of the world’s top destination for relaxation. It is also emerging among the top destinations for tranquility and nightlife. Pic: Wikitravel.org