Filipinos, Philippines voted world’s friendliest, most favored in Readers’ Choice Awards

Philippines Readers' Choice Awards
American and British readers of Condé Nast voted for the Philippines to be among the top winners of the 2022 Readers Choice Awards. CNT list screenshots.

Filipinos and the Philippines have been voted among the world’s friendliest and most favorite destinations in the newest best-of-lists of the Conde Nast Traveler (CNT) Readers’ Choice Awards.

Filipinos are ranked in the top 10 friendliest people in the most welcoming destinations of the world while the Philippines is ranked among the 48 favorite countries travelers choose to visit in the 35th edition of the annual travel awards.

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The people of the Philippines placed #10 friendliest in the best-of-list topped by the people of French Polynesia while the country ranked top #30 in the list led by Portugal.

CNT readers from America and Britain numbering in the hundreds of thousands voted for the Southeast Asian nation and its people in the 2022 Conde Nast Traveler (CNT) Readers’ Choice Awards announced on October 4.

#10 Filipino Hospitality

The 2022 CNT Awards’ United Kingdom edition cites the Philippines’ being named among the friendliest countries in the world as proof that the famous Filipino hospitality is alive and kicking. “The country has often been praised for its seemingly effortless ability to lavish genuine hospitality on visitors, foreigners, or expatriates.”

Conde Nast Traveller Britain readers favor Philippine travel destinations such as the Banaue Rice Terraces ‘8th Wonder of the World’ and the 7,641 islands “peppered with majestic mountainscapes, decorative churches and sprawling sandy beaches”.

#30 Top Country

The Philippines placed #30 with a score of 86.66 on the Top Countries in the World list chosen by United States readers in the best-of-list released by Condé Nast Traveler.

The archipelagic nation ranked in the top 48 best countries dominated by European countries in the 2022 edition.

The Philippines had been named by CNT editors among the 40 Most Beautiful Countries that travelers long to visit.

The 2022 CNT Readers Choice Awards also ranked the Philippine islands of Boracay and Palawan among the world and Asia’s best destinations.

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