Philippines, Mindanao, South CotabatoThe province of South Cotabato is a perfect base for all Mindanao explorations and is home to a unique mixed culture valuing peace and harmony above all else. On this idyllic Island , traditional art forms, music and dance are well preserved. The island\\\'s original charm is still very much in evidence, its stunning sceneries and spectacular festivals set off by the gorgeously lush landscape of the island interior. Mindanao promises to be an endless hideaway of white sand beaches, islands, lagoons, mangrove swamps, mountains, valleys, ocean, rivers, lakes, waterfalls, rock formations, forests, springs and marshlands. The region of south Cotabato is for those who are courageous and adventurous enough to seek \\\'off the beaten track\\\' eco-adventures.