El Rio y Mar Resort
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- Minbar in room
- Airport Transportation
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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TravelPod Member ReviewsEl Rio y Mar Resort Coron
cant recommend the staff and the experience here enough, spent a wonderful 4 days being pampered
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... wreck diving as it has lots of sunken Japanese Gunboats, warships, cargo ships that were sunk on 24 September 1944 by fighters and dive bombers of the US Navy strike force. About 24 Japanese supply ships had tried to hide among the islands in an effort to evade attack but were all sunk.
We sailed out of the harbour for about an hour, enjoying the views, before we stopped for our first dive on the Teru Kaze Maru wreck ...
... colourful corals. Then we headed over to Banol beach for our lunch stop. The boat men had prepared an impressive spread of grilled fish, an abundance of crabs, vegetables, BBQ chicken, pork and of course rice. The Koreans taught us how to eat the crabs, as neither of us have really had to get our hands dirty, so to speak. I am not a huge fan, but Chris, despite the faffing, was loving the crabs! Back on the boat, we headed to CYC beach, to let our food digest. The boat anchored ...
... to get some renewed perspective. The scenes of devastation are very confronting. People had such little chance for survival. Its impossible to really comprehend the magnitude of devastation.
The latest report I read on the outcome of the 'seemingly' insignificant Cebu typhoon was - "Tropical Storm Seniang made landfall on the Philippines' main southern island of Mindanao on 29 Dec 2014 and then crossed to the central islands, causing floods and landslides. The ...
... br> Our next stops included coral gardens, which is a great snorkeling spot, sadly being damaged in the recent typhoon. Then a private island with squeaky white sand and crystal blue water to enjoy once again our bbq lunch cooked just for us by our boat captain on the back of his boat. Today i had red snapper, my fish looking more like a Barracuda staring back at me with his teeth ready to take a bite out of his prey.
Most of the fish here is gutted, and ...
... over the island to get to the boat, consisting of swinging from trees to get down.
During the evening we all sat around chatting and enjoying the tranquillity of paradise and each others company.
On the last day we were due to dock in to Coron between 4-5pm but at around 5 when we were still quite far away we were told we’d run out of fuel and so the boat started to go very slowly! Luckily the Chef ...