Eight Reasons Why You should Shop in the Philippines
Last October 2012,Manila, the capital of the Philippines, officially ranked as one of the best shopping destinations in Asia Pacific.
According to Global blues Globe Shopper City Index, an index dedicated to finding the next best shopping destination for international travel shoppers inEurope and Asia Pacific, the cities were ranked based on five major categories: shops, affordability, convenience, hotels and transport, and culture and climate. While Manila’s performance primarily excelled in the affordability and cheap travel transport categories, its overall performance bested other cities such as Taipei, Auckland, Bangalore, Guangzhou, Mumbai, Jakarta, Osaka, Ho Chi Minh City, Busan, and Nagoya, among others.
Ranked today as the 11th in Asia Pacific,Manila and the entire Philippines are emerging as a global shopping mecca.
What exactly sets the Philippines apart? Here are eight reasons to shop in the Philippines: