The Tides Boracay
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
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... from Toronto, not only that, but lived and worked within just a few blocks of us. Wasn't long before we also meet Jonny-boy from Scotland we between the six of us - seven once friend Christian from Lezo joined us - we laughing telling stories and have a great old time. At least I think so, after the tequila started pouring the next thing I remember is waking with a headache.
Morning, once we got situated, we were off to my favourite breakfast ...
... a connecting flight. Panicky poo mode set in. It turned out that the flight was not delayed as long as we first thought. The plane took off an hour after it was supposed to. The flight was to Manilla, the capital of the Philippines. However, this was not our destination, we had a connecting flight to Kalibo. From Kalibo we needed to head to an island called Boracay. We arrived an hour late to Manilla and we had another hour to wait till our next flight. It all seemed a bit ...
... a bit to try something new and to see how far I can go. So I did my first deep dive to almost 30 meters today, which at the same time was a ship wreck dive and it was definitely the best dive so far! On a different dive we were so lucky to feed some fish, what an experience! Even if diving seems to be very daunting at the beginning, ...
... back at fine white sand and hundreds of palm trees stretching the full 4 km of the beach, well it's hard to hate it.
It's beautiful here.
And just about fully developed too. The palm trees obscure most of the development which runs the full length of the beach. A local ordinance prevents development higher than the palm trees. So, as I look down the beach from the water I see mostly palm trees with some lounges and umbrellas.
I go back to the room for a ...
... final, biggest, bravest jump was on the cards. Daniel just did his thing and leapt off of it without a second though. Although I just need to state, he had been drinking all day at a frightening rate so how much of that bravery was genuine and not from the alcohol is questionable. I on the other hand was stone cold sober and feeling good stone heavier was a tad more apprehensive to drop 50 ft. Nonetheless, I coaxed myself up the dreaded steps for the final ...