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Gay Guide Philippines
There is no prohibition on homosexuality in the Philippines. The age of legal consent is 18. Philippine law prohibits public scandals -regardless of whether the perpetrators are homosexual or not. There are several, LGBT organisations in the Philippines and gay life is generally quite open, although the majority of the population is Roman Catholic. Wonderful beaches, fantastic scenery, friendly people and mouth-watering cuisine are just a few reasons to visit this fantastic country.
Islands in Philippines
Name: Pilipinas · Philippinen · Filipinas · Filippine
Location: Southeastern Asia
International country code: 63 (omit 0 from area code)
International access code: 00
Language: Philippino, English
Area: 300,000 km² / 115,830 sq mi.
Currency: 1 Philippine Peso (P) = 100 Centavos
Religions: 80-85% Roman Catholic
Climate: Tropical and marine climate. The northeast monsoon lasts from Nov-Apr, the southwest monsoon from May-Oct. Mar-May is hot and dry. Jun-Oct is rainy. Nov-Feb is cool.
Important gay cities: Manila