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Time to gather the barkada for your annual summer trip! Traveling with your closest pals, be it your childhood friends, college buddies, or teammates from the office, will surely be fun because you’re fulfilling your travel goals together, strengthening your bond as you discover new places. 

You can plan on splashing into the bluest local waters or go for new adventures abroad without breaking the bank. Let each member of your crew vote from these summer destinations. Majority wins!

1. Boracay

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You probably think that the fun has died down with the new stringent rules on partying. Here’s the good news: partying stays, but only inside the establishments. Apart from the booze and festive music, you and your friends can enjoy a host of activities, from swimming and kayaking to stand up paddle boarding and helmet diving. Best of all, you can do these activities with the powdery white sand and clear blue waters as backdrop.

Try this Deal: 3 Days Boracay at Red Coconut Hotel + Helmet Diving

2. Cebu

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The Queen of the South, Cebu is home to whale sharks, dazzling beaches, and the best-tasting lechon in the country. This historic island-province is big on untouched, natural attractions, such as waterfalls, secluded islands, magnificent diving spots, as well as interesting cultural spots like the Magellan’s Cross and the Church of Nuestra Señora del Pilar. It definitely makes a good weekend getaway with friends who would like to experience something beyond the usual.

Try this Deal: 6HR Island Hopping Picnic Tour

3. Taipei, Taiwan

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Take your food trips to the next level by flying to Taipei! The city boasts of gastronomic delights, from refreshing bubble teas and delicious steamed pork buns to the interesting stinky tofu and wow-worthy oyster omelette, that will keep the entire crew fueled for all your adventures in and outside of Taipei. Make sure to visit the Shilin Night Market and Raohe Night Market!

Try this Deal: 4 Days All Inclusive Best of Taiwan

4. Coron

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Up for an unforgettable summer adventure? Make Coron your destination! It has amazing deep-blue beaches, jaw-dropping limestone formations, enchanting underwater caves, and sunken shipwrecks that make the trip totally worth it! Top spots include Kayangan Lake, Coron Bay, Banana Island and Barracuda Lake.

Try this Deal: 3 Days Ultimate Coron with Tour & Hotel

5. Vietnam

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Vietnam is considered a budget-friendly Southeast Asian gem, which means you’ll double your savings when you travel in a group. Make the most of your trip by touring Hanoi’s Old Quarter, Halong Bay, and Mekong Delta! You and your friends can try Vietnamese coffee by the streets or splurge on restaurant dining, all for prices that are incredibly easy on the pocket.

Try this Deal: 11 Days Backpacking Through Indochina

Celebrate wonderful friendships in beautiful places! Check out Larga.ph’s many budget- friendly deals, tropical pursuits, and cheap thrills for a selection of destinations perfect for your barkada’s much-needed trip.