The Philippines is a wonderful country in south-east Asia comprising of more than seven thousand islands and many active volcanoes. Though the majority of its land area is earthquake prone yet you can't beat the spirit of Filipinos. It is the land of the hardworking people and nature as can be observed at beautiful Chocolate Hills, Mayon & Taal Volcano - a quality work from nature and The Banaue Rice Terraces and San Agustin Church - a quality work from Filipinos ancestors. The Banaue Rice Terraces are often treated as the eighth wonder of the Earth. Due to safety measures - it scores low grades in the travel world, however, there is a lot to discover in this small land of islands and the country is worth paying a visit.