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Boracay Philippines

The Boracay is a small island in the Philippines located approximately 315 km (196 mi) south of Manila and 2 km off the northwest tip of Panay Island in Western Visayas region of the Philippines.
Boracay Island and its beaches have received awards from numerous travel publications and agencies.
The island comprises the barangays of Manoc-Manoc, Balabag, and Yapak in the municipality of Malay, in Aklan Province.
The island is administered by the Philippine Tourism Authority and the provincial government of Aklan.
Apart from its white sand beaches, Boracay is also famous for being one of the world’s top destinations for relaxation.
It is also emerging among the top destinations for tranquility and nightlife.

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Boracay was awarded as the 2012 best island in the world from the international travel magazine Travel + Leisure.
In 2014, the resort island was at the top of the Best Islands in the World list published by the international magazine Condé Nast Traveler.
In 2016,
Boracay headed the magazine’s list of Top 10 destinations to watch .-Justplay

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Boracay was awarded as the 2012 best island in the world from the international travel magazine Travel + Leisure.
In 2014, the resort island was at the top of the Best Islands in the World list published by the international magazine Condé Nast Traveler.
In 2016,
Boracay headed the magazine’s list of Top 10 destinations to watch .

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The name Boracay is attributed to different origins.

One story says that it is derived from the local word “borac” which means white cotton with characteristics close to the color and texture of Boracay’s white sugary and powdery sand.
Another credits the name to local words “bora,” meaning bubbles, and “bocay,” meaning white.
Yet another version dating back to the Spanish era says the name is derived from “sagay,” the word for a shell, and “boray,” the word for seed.

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