|The Philippines: A Tale of the Big and Small
by Ping Bayani
The Philippines has long been acknowledged as one of those rare places where unique flora and fauna can be found. It's not an isolated case when one reads about a new species being discovered in Palawan or in one of the other 7,000 plus islands that comprise this island nation. Below are some of those rarities, including a bonus item about Davao, the current Philippine president's bailiwick and springboard of power. These are only a dozen of many items that make the Philippines unique. There are many more you can learn via the internet.