Back to top's Top 10 Pinoy Vacation-Themed Movies
Going on a road trip or flying off for some much-needed R&R? Get in the mood with these local vacay flicks.
Published on: Apr 9, 2012 - 7:00am

6. Gigil (2006)

Destination: Boracay

How they got there: China (Katrina Halili) heads to Boracay after a heartbreak.

The tale of the trip: After being left at the altar by her gay fiancé, China goes from good girl to wild vixen in Boracay. She parties like crazy and swears off love. Eventually, she meets Felix (Alfred Vargas), an irresistible dive master, whom she suspects to be gays as well. Eager to uncover his real sexual orientation, she sets out to investigate. Pretty soon, the jaded and bitter China finds herself falling for Felix.

What to watch for: All the sexy bodies and beach shots will amp up your excitement for that upcoming beach trip.


5. Here Comes the Bride (2010)

Destination: A beach resort

How they got there: A group of wedding attendees make their way to a resort to join the merriment.

The tale of the trip: Five interesting characters—an innocent bride, an uptight lawyer, a gay "image stylist," an old rich man, and a meek maid—switch bodies after a car crash during a solar eclipse. The phenomenon causes mayhem before, during, and after the wedding. They find out that the only solution to their problem is to stage another car crash on the next solar eclipse.

What to watch for: Eugene Domingo and Angelica Panganiban both show their comedy acting prowess in this hilarious flick. Plus, the scenic beach shots will have you packing your bags with all your summer essentials.


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  • Mina
    TGIS the movie :) old school napanuod ko pa sa sine ito dati hahaha!
    Apr 09 2012 @ 09:55am     Reply  
  • angelbyday
    Gigil and For the First Time are on my list of top 10 Senseless Movies of all time Lol:-)

    and so are the movies' lead actresses - they belong to my top 10 Actresses-who-cant-act list :-)
    Apr 09 2012 @ 09:04am     Reply  
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