ARMM - Autonomus Region In Muslim Mindanao
Land Area: 999.30 Sq. Km.
Has 11 municipalities. Wildlife Mecca of Muslim Mindanao. 'jau' a Malay word meaning 'far'. Pre-historic travelers from the Asian mainland repeat the word as 'jaui-jaui' (far away), because of the distance of the islands from the continent of Asia. Lying at the southwestern tip of the Philippines, accessible in only a matter of hours from Sabah in Malaysia, Tawi-Tawi is a province to visit for its natural zoos and a world all its own.