Philippines is part of Asia with main city at
Manila. It's usually 🌤️ 26.07 °C in Philippines with a rainfall of 🌧 291.36 mm. Tipping is usually not expected in Philippines. Internet speed in Philippines is on average 3.2 Mbps. In Philippines you drive on the right side. Its Developing country with a
population of 103M people. The main currency is Philippine Peso. The languages
spoken are English. Automatic teller machines are common in Philippines. Current travel safety advice is Do not travel. Get other useful information like socket plugs, SIM cards and emergency numbers.
👍 Developing 🌤️ ~26.07 °C 🌧 ~291.36 mm 👨👩👦👦 103M people
🛡️ Travel safety
Do not travel
To curb the spread of COVID-19, General Community Quarantine (GCQ) is in place for Manila. Cebu has been placed under the stricter Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ). Other regions of the Philippines are under forms of quarantine. If you travel to the Philippines, you'll be subject to COVID-19 rapid testing (RT-PCR) and quarantined in a government facility at your own cost. If you’re in the Philippines and wish to return to Australia, more commercial options are becoming available and transit hubs are starting to re-open. A number of airlines are offering flights to Australia either directly or via other locations. See our Transit Hubs Bulletin and subscribe to receive updates. Contact the Philippines Department of Tourism and airlines directly to determine your available options. Follow the Australian Ambassador's social media and check the embassy website for latest information. We advise: Do not travel to the Philippines.
issued date: July 3, 2020
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.