Royal Oberoi Resort Hotel
Travel Blogs from Puerto Princesa
So many times, when people go on vacation they only get to see the area of the city that surrounds their resort. Determined not to fall into this trap, we signed up for three different tours. The first tour to the Underground River showed us that natural side of Palawan. The tour of Honda Bay showed us the breathtakingly beautiful side. Finally, …
When we knew we were going to the Philippines, we wanted to make sure that we saw the island we were visiting and not just stay at our hotel pool the whole time. So, with the help of our hotel staff, we signed up for three half-day tours, each designed to show us a different side of the Philippines.
Our first full day in Puerto Princesa …
... nearby. It was a neat place,
the customers were mainly Filipino so it felt like a bit more of an authentic
experience. The food was good, the portions were huge. Needless to say we left
with full belly's ready for bed after a long day.
July 11, 2013
The Filipino government only
allows a certain number of people to enter the Under Ground River each day, in
order to visit you must apply for a permit.
- Halo Halo: Norma’s favourite snack and sweet; ice cream, jelly, ice, milk and lots of random candies mixed together.
- Friendly People: Big smiles, friendly conversations and excellent English.
- Scenery: Rice terraces, cliffs, caves, sandy beaches, coral and fish... it had it all.
- Western Food: It was easier to eat western food. Here we have snacked on cheap burgers and hot dogs, donuts, pasta and pizza. ...
... an expired driving license and a set of car keys on them?? Cebu Pacific Airlines Suck!!!!
Then we landed.
Back in Manila G and I decided to see a bit more of the city than just The Mall of Asia. We went off to find the Cathedral and Fort Santiago. We jumped in a jeepney and got to the right part of town and then with a bit of help from a lovely push bike tricycle driver called Arty we found both. We learnt all about ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
Such an amazing place! You are literally treated like royalty while you are there's! Amazing food, amazing people and amazing views. Would come back in a heartbeat!
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