11 VISA-FREE DESTINATIONS BEST FOR SOLO FILIPINO TRAVELERS

We have just posted a good news about the recent announcement of the Republic of China for Filipinos who wants to #visitTaiwan. But that is just the beginning, Taiwan is just one of the countries that won’t require you a visa that’s ideal for solo travelers to visit.

This should come in handy when planning your out of the country expedition for 2017, right? So let us start and fire up your wanderlust, and take your pick from any of these incredible places!

1. SINGAPORE

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Length of stay: 30 days

Let us start first in Southeast Asia, Singapore should come in handy if you want to visit the country alone. Aside from being considered to have one of the most efficient transportation systems in the world, Singaporean citizens are well-disciplined and they the country is considered to have low crime rate.

What’s not to love about this compact country, right? They have the Universal Studios, Haji Lane, for that Instagram-worthy back draft, Sentosa, and the lovely Gardens by the Bay where you can see the solar powered Super Tree Grove!

2. Bali, Indonesia

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Length of stay: 30 days

Unlike Singapore, you need not have too much money to fully enjoy Bali in Indonesia. This so-called “Island of Gods” is a perfect place for you to take in the good vibes, relax and enjoy a soothing vacation. Do not forget to check out Uluwatu, Tanah Lot, and the Eat-Pray-Love-famed verdant rice terraces.

This is also a good time for you to meet and be friends with other tourists, for Bali is known to be a surfing spot for most Australians and other nationalities!

3. CAMBODIA

image courtesy of www.travelandleisure.com
image courtesy of www.travelandleisure.com

Length of stay: up to 21 days

This country has gained popularity when Angelina Jolie filmed her movie, Tomb Raider. Since then, many tourists have flocked Cambodia just to see the famous Angkor Wat Temple.

Just like Bali, Cambodia is certainly a pure charm with its splendid temples, untouched and tranquil cultures worth experiencing.

4. MALAYSIA

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Length of stay: up to 30 days

This country indeed lived up to their tagline of being “Truly Asia”. A solo traveler must have a taste of their famous Nasi Lemak, and have a glimpse of the KL Tower, or visit Batu Caves and Genting to fully enjoy the trip!

5. Sri Lanka

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image courtesy of www.naturalworldsafaris.com

Length of stay: up to 30 days

Sri Lanka is an island nation located off the southern coast of India in South Asia. It is a place where the original soul of Buddhism still flourishes and where nature’s beauty remains abundant and unspoiled. You can take a beach getaway in this country, or be one with nature and take a tour around the country’s wild Safari and check out Banyan Sigiriya Rock. Despite its small size Sri Lanka boasts of one of the highest rates of biological endemism in the world whether in plants or animals and is included among the top five biodiversity hotspots in the world. (source)

6. Fiji

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image courtesy of www.internationaltravellermag.com

Length of stay: up to 120 days

Year-round, Fiji has a tropical climate. This country is known to have calm waters and pristine shores.

Located in the heart of the South Pacific, Fiji is blessed with 333 tropical islands that are home to some of the happiest people on Earth.

Known for its luxurious private islands, all-inclusive resorts, top spas, culinary destinations and outdoor adventures, Fiji is most widely celebrated for its culture, which uniquely welcomes visitors home. (source)

You may stay in this country without a visa up to four months.

7. Jerusalem, Israel

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image courtesy of www.cardioncologycare.com

Length of stay: up to 90 days

Just in time for the Holy week, you may opt to visit the Holyland in Jerusalem, Israel. Find your inner peace, and enjoy some refreshing enlightenment when you revisit some of the heart-warming scenes in the bible just by stepping into the iconic sites of the place like the City of David, Mount of Loves, Western wall and Mount Zion. Experience also the Dead Sea which is considered to be the world’s saltiest and lowest point on Earth.

8. PERU

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image courtesy of www.adventuresunlimited.net

Length of stay: up to 183 days

Peru is located in the west of South America, and has borders with Ecuador, Colombia, Brazil, Bolivia and Chile. Experience Machu Pichu in Peru and discover the diversity and uniqueness of its landscapes, sounds, colors and flavors; journey back in time to discover ancient civilizations and experience Peru’s immense cultural heritage. Relish those countless places and experiences that only truly come to life when you are there in person. (source)

9. ECUADOR

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image courtesy of www.luxury.ecuatraveling.com

Length of stay: up to 90 days

This country is located on the northwestern coast of South America, with Peru bordering to the South and East and Colombia to the north. Take a tour in Galapagos Island and enjoy its biodiversity crammed with an astounding variety of wildlife, birds, and vegetation existing in the contrasts of climatic zones.

10. VIETNAM

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image courtesy of www.vietnamtourismhanoi.com

Length of stay: up to 21 days

Vietnam is a Southeast Asian country on the South China Sea known for its beaches, rivers, and bustling cities. Check out Halong Bay and tread your way to Chu chi tunnels to fully enjoy your visit. There are so many places and things to do in Vietnam, so we are pretty sure that your wanderlust will be well treated!

10. MONGOLIA

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image courtesy of www.travel2mongolia.com

Length of stay: up to 21 days

Explore the vast Gobi desert, trek Altai Mountains and try riding a Llama when you visit this sacred place considered to be the birthplace of Genghis Khan.

11. ZAMBIA

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image courtesy of www.bgreklamator.com

Length of stay: up to 90 days

Zambia is a country in Africa. It  is home to Victoria Falls which is one of the Seven Wonders of Nature from around the world. Explore Zambia by experiencing their adventure activities and wild safari which will make a treat for an adrenaline-junkie like you! Learn  more about the country here.

About the Author

Ed Lorenzo is a PR and Marketing practitionaer who loves fashion, photography and traveling. Follow him on instagram and twitter @edryanlorenzo to get to know more of his sojourn.

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