The Philippines is one of the famous holiday destinations among the tourist. Legazpi is a first-class component city and the capital of the province of Albay in the Philippines. Besides that, it becomes the regional center and largest city of the Bicol Region. The city is composed of two districts which are Legazpi Port and Old Albay District. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 196,639.
Legazpi is also honored by many authorities. It was ranked first in overall competitiveness among component cities by the National Competitiveness Council in 2018. The city also ranked first in infrastructure and second in economic dynamism. In the same year, Legazpi was also named "most business-friendly city" in the component city category by the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
This city also acts as the region's center of tourism, education, health services, commerce and transportation in the Bicol Region.
The best time to fly to Legazpi is during the hottest months such as May, June and April. The warmest time of year is generally mid-May where highs are regularly around 32.9°C with temperatures rarely dropping below 25.4°C at night. Visitors should check the weather reports before going to this town to receive better flight tickets and hotel deals.
Cotabato Airport – This airport is an airport that generally serves Cotabato city and it is also known as the Awang Airport. It is classified as a major domestic airport by the Philippines's Civil Aviation Authority. Cotabato Airport is also the 20th busiest airport to operate in the Philippines with an annual number of passengers of nearly 300,000 people, aircraft movements of nearly 3,000 and these numbers are increasing year by year. However, it does not serve the city by handling major international flights. It is located in the Maguindanao province, about 7 km away from the centre of Cotabato City. An international airport is expected to be built in June 2019 to serve the Cotabato City.
Legazpi Airport – Legazpi Airport is a major airport situated in the Bicol Region serving the vicinity of Legazpi, the capital city of Albay. It has a single runway and can handle medium-sized civilian jets and military aircraft. It is only about 12 kilometers from the crater of Mayon Volcano.
Legazpi City features a tropical rainforest climate with a copious amount of rainfall throughout the year. The coolest month is January with a daily mean of 25.3 °C and the hottest months are jointly May and June with a daily mean of 28.1 °C. The average temperature at Legazpi is 37.7 °C and the record low temperature was 13.9 °C.