1. Passport – Check the validation date. Make sure its expiry date is longer than 6 months. Keep 1 xerox copy and 2 pictures just in case of loss.
  2. Visa – Philippines offer free visa for 21 days. One can also apply for 59 days visa from Korea before coming to the Philippines.
  3. Plane ticket – Make sure to check the spelling of your name, seat number, departure date and return date. Keep one extra copy. Make sure to check the seat status if it is stated ‘OK’
  4. Currency exchange – Have your 50 and 100 US bills exchanged to peso.
  5. Credit or debit card – Bring only credit or debit card with the sign of VISA and MASTER with you; these can be used in the Philippines.
  6. Traveler’s insurance – Apply for your own traveler’s insurance just in case of any possible accidents.

Classes and studies

  1. Dictionary – electronic dictionary/ paper dictionary. This will be very helpful and make sure to bring a lot of spare batteries for our electronic dictionary.
  2. Writing materials and notebooks – writing materials such as pencils, ballpens, notebooks are available. However, Korean materials are more high quality.


  1. Caps – needed during activity/tour days.
  2. Shorts – bring at least 3~4 pairs.
  3. Long pants – bring at least 2 pairs, it could be worn when going out.
  4. T-shirts – bring at least 4~5 pieces.
  5. Underwears
  6. Socks
  7. Swimsuit
  8. Jacket – waterproof jacket is highly recommended
  9. Shoes – slipper, sandals and rubber shoes


  1. Toothpaste & toothbrush
  2. Soap & shampoo
  3. Make-up
  4. Sun block
  5. Towel
  6. Tissue
  7. Shaver


  1. sunglass
  2. Umbrella
  3. Camera
  4. Watch
  5. Personal medicine
  6. 220V