Philippines roaming: Philippines receives a high number of tourists from all across the globe as well as from within the country

Currency: Philippine Pezos * CapitalManila * Population: 108,100,000 * Calling code+63

Buying a SIM card in Philippines

Local SIM Cards: Currently, in 2019, there are 3 main mobile phone providers in the Philippines: Smart, Globe Telecom and Broadband Everywhere.

As it stands, there are still no formal requirements for anyone to provide confirmation of their identity when buying a prepaid SIM card, but be prepared that you will need to show a form of ID (or passport) and fill out some papers at the point of purchase.

The average price of a prepaid sim card in the Philippines is around PHP 200 to 300 ($4 to $6), which includes a certain amount of call time and data. Topping up credit is easy and can be done at the same retail locations.

When purchasing a sim card, it is recommended to avoid buying an expensive one at the airport or in the last minute, as prices tend to be higher and you may be limited in your options.  Travel to Philippines? 

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In terms of plugs, the Philippines uses Type A and Type B plugs, which have two flat pins and a round earth pin, respectively. Adapters may be necessary for travelers from countries with different plug types. Buy it now.

Philippines Tourism

Tourism is an important sector for the Philippines, with the country welcoming more than 7 million tourists in 2019. The country is known for its beautiful beaches, historical landmarks, and vibrant culture. Some popular tourist destinations include Boracay, Palawan, and Cebu.

The Philippines has a large number of hotels, ranging from budget to luxury establishments. According to data from 2019, there were over 7,000 hotels in the country, with the majority being located in urban areas such as Manila and Cebu. The average hotel price in the Philippines can range from PHP 1,000 to 10,000 ($20 to $200) per night, depending on the location, type of hotel, and time of year.

The country’s main airlines are Philippine Airlines and Cebu Pacific, both of which serve domestic and international destinations. Other regional airlines such as AirAsia Philippines and PAL Express also operate in the country.

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