Thursday, March 30, 2017

Spectacular Photos of the Philippines from my Aeroplane Window Seat

This is perhaps the best photos I have of the Philippines from my aeroplane window seat, well, so far.

Philippines from my Aeroplane Window Seat

So green! And those inlet bays look really nice.

For some reason, in my previous trips to the Philippines, I either arrive in the evening or when it's cloudy or when it's raining. In fact, when I landed in Manila, the skies turned grey and then dark. Luckily, the skies were quite okay during our descent.

But for this particular flight, direct flight from Xiamen, China* to Manila, Philippines, the aeroplane was flying low when we entered Philippine airspace and maybe I am just on the right side of the window seat that I could see clearly the landmass and form of the Philippine archipelago. So the opportunities were there definitely to take the shots.

However, I only have a pocket camera so the quality and focus of the photos are not that excellent sometimes, especially when you are taking it from a far distance.

*I was in Xiamen, China for 3 days.

Philippines from my Aeroplane Window Seat

I do not have specific stories to tell for this post except a few photos that I would like to share during the descent of this flight to NAIA 2 (also called as PAL or Centennial Airport). I flew with PAL - Philippine Airlines, the national carrier of the country.

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Flying above clouds

Aha, it looks like we have entered Philippine territory now. Right below the clouds is the Philippine archipelago. I do not think China would dispute this airspace, haha.

Philippines from my Aeroplane Window Seat

The peninsula land formation reminds me of the Greek Islands.

Philippines from my Aeroplane Window Seat
Philippines from my Aeroplane Window Seat

A tapestry of farm fields.

Philippines from my Aeroplane Window Seat
Philippines from my Aeroplane Window Seat

Oh, we are almost there! Just hang on tight.

Philippines from my Aeroplane Window Seat
Philippines from my Aeroplane Window Seat

Not sure which city this is, could be Ortigas or Makati?

Philippines from my Aeroplane Window Seat
Philippines from my Aeroplane Window Seat

Yup, we are almost landing...

Makati in the distance
NAIA Makati in the distance

Finally landed. That's Makati City in the far distance.

Philippine Airlines in NAIA 2 Centennial
Philippine Airlines in NAIA 2 Centennial

This is my connecting flight to Cebu =)


Finally in Cebu being picked up by my Dad and Sister and on our way home =)

Travel Period: December 2016
Destination: Manila, Philippines

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All pictures were taken by a point and shoot pocket camera or a smartphone.

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