Get Ready for 11 Long Weekends in the Philippines in 2017!



Brace yourselves for such an early good news for 2017, travel buddies! The 2017 holidays have just been declared by Malacañang Palace! And guess what? There will be 10 regular holidays, 9 special (non-working) days, 11 long weekends and only 3 days vacation leave for next year! (Let’s add more exclamation points here!!!!) It’s even better than 2016’s 9 long weekends and 4 days vacation leave!


The dates for Eid’l Fitr and Eidul Adha are just estimates, we still need to wait for official announcements from the National Commission on Muslim Filipinos (NCMF) and keep our fingers crossed. BUT it’s still an awesome news, right?

Mark your 2017 calendars now, inform the gang, and plan your travel! You can check out these breathtakingly beautiful places and fun things to do in the Philippines:

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Camiguin Travel Guide: Discover the Beauty of the Pear-Shaped Island in Northern Mindanao

This Will Make You Go to the Insanely Beautiful Siargao Island Now!

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How to Have the Most Awesome Barkada Road Trip Ever

Best Things to do at the Majestic Island of Romblon

Or, travel abroad and visit these countries without having a visa!

Visa-Free Countries for Filipino Travellers

So, keep the excitement high as we come closer to 2017 – a perfect year to travel and relax! How do you agree? Share now!

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