Slam'S Garden Resort
Travel Blogs from Malapascua
... Tresher shark we had to be at the diveshop 5am early morning.....still sleepy. A stunning sunrise welcomed us on the ocean and once underwater on 25 to 30 meters the sharks were there. We "sat"down on the edge of the wall where the shark come from the deep to go to the cleaning station on this early time of the day. And lucky we were again that they came so close and passed by so smooth. Only 2 of them bumped into eachother on purpose a big hit we ...
... facing the beach is always more than the properties out back and we all want to face the beach right? Sometimes though on a backpackers budget, one has to resort to using one's imagination. This time around though I got a place that was a 20second walk to the beach on a side street for a reasonable deal. RESULT!
The owner was also a shopkeeper, whose shop was a 5 second walk from my place, ...
... and as I walked along the path with my torch, I could hear loud rave music coming from the town. Wow that's early. Nope, just very very late! I walked past the public stage area to find the whole town still up and partying with the fiesta, in particularly, a huge rave still going on and it was just gone 4 in the morning! I nearly hung around but remembered my mission. I arrived at the dive centre still in a daze and got my kit together before sitting down in a chair ...
... the mother of all rainstorms opened up and we got absolutely drenched, the rain came down so hard and fast the ground didn't have time to absorb the water and we ended up with flip flops in our hands, wading back to our side of the island! That evening we had dinner and drinks on the beach and watched the most amazing huge full moon shining and reflecting on the water.
I must have been pretty bad company whilst I was on Malapascua because there ...
... deal with on the island, and they sent a boat to come pick up everyone who was planning on diving, and took us all to the dive shop where we could arrange our dives over the next three days. All the talk about how amazing the diving in Malapascua was had me amped about diving here, and it was literally three days ago that I decided that I was going to do my advanced open water scuba diving certification here. We arrived at the dive shop, told them my plans, and have them tell me ...
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