Philippines is part of Asia with main city at
Manila. Its Developing country with a
population of 103M people. The main currency is Philippine Peso. The languages
spoken are English. the Republic of the Philippines is the formal name of Philippines It is adviced to High degree of caution Get useful information like travel advice, temperatures, rainfall, socket plugs,
languages spoken, SIM cards, ATM, currencies, road rules and emergency numbers.
👍 Developing 🌤️ ~25.49 °C 🌧 ~255.49 mm 👨👩👦👦 103M people
⚠️ Travel advice
fiber_manual_record High degree of caution
The Philippines Department of Health has reported a polio outbreak. Make sure you're vaccinated against polio (see Health). We haven't changed the level of our advice ‘exercise a high degree of caution’ in the Philippines. Higher levels apply in the southern parts of the country. Reconsider your need to travel to Eastern Mindanao . Do not travel to Central and western Mindanao, including the Zamboanga Peninsula, and the Sulu Archipelago and southern Sulu Sea area.
issued date: September 24, 2019
Philippines uses 220V, 60Hz with sockets and plugs Type A, Type B and Type C.
The languages that are typically spoken are English
💱 Currencies Used
Philippines uses the Philippine peso (symbol: ?), code PHP.Banknotes come in denominations of 1000, 500, 200, 100, 50 and 20 pesos. Peso is subdivided into 100 centavos. Coins come in denominations of 10, 5 and 1 pesos and 25, 10, 5 and 1 centavos.
Automatic teller machines are common in Philippines. You can usually find them in both large & small cities.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.
Not expected, but can leave extra tip Tipping is usually not expected in Philippines. However, if you are satisfied with the service provided you can show your appreciation by leaving a small ‘extra’ tip. Receipts might sometimes include a service charge. If there is a service charge there is no need to tip.