Boracay Island 2010
9 images Created 1 Aug 2010
Boracay Island is in Malay, Aklan, an island province in the Visayas, Philippines. It boasts of a 3.5 kilometer white beach of white sand. It was popularized by hippies and travelers in the early 1970s.It was originally inhabited by the Aeta/ Agta, an indigenous peoples group of the Philippines.Today, it is an island dependent on tourism for its survival.Just like any place that has been overrun by heavy tourism,it has many problems like lack of water,prostitution,etc.