Thunderbird Poro Point
Travel Blogs from San Fernando La Union
... bed but we all had to sit outside and wait for the fumes to die down, we felt like we couldn't breathe! Pure petrol smell!
For dinner the boys had the Mongolian all you can eat BBQ, and Amy had her fave Filipino dish, pork si****ng. Delicious!
The next morning we woke up to beautiful sunshine, we all got in a good tanning/pool sesh before check out.
Next stop, drive back down to Angeles!
... later I met my instructor, a tiny Philippino dude who was very friendly and smiling all the time and we headed back down the beach to get surfing. I had never surfed in my life but my guy was so patient, showing me the process on the shore and then taking me straight in the water for a go...on the biggest waves there! Needless to say it took me a good few goes to get the hang of it, each time just getting to my feet then crashing into the surf at all angles imaginable, all ...
... tempura was delicious. The building was also kind of quirky - not sure how to describe it - I'll add a photo. It was basically furnished with salvaged old stuff! I thought the toilet seat chair was very resourceful - but no wonder vegetarians get loads of stick! A toilet seat chair, in a restaurant! After an hour of so on a bus and tricycle journey, we arrived at San Juan. ...
... so I will list few of them that I have checked. We didn’t book in advance and there were plenty of rooms to choose from.
1 – SeBay Surf – huts style, nice and friendly staff, rooms are small but nothing can beat the ocean view, restaurant with good food, about 20 m from ocean.
1dbl room/AC, bathroom/per night – 1600 peso ($40).
2 – Little SurfMaid Beach Resort
1dbl – from 2500-3500 peso
I'm drunk and desperate to go to bed. The moment I close my room door behind me - ready to pass out - I discover that I ran out of water bottles. "****", is my only reply at this stage. Water would be quite handy at the moment. However, I quickly dismiss the idea of buying some. The shop, the bar and even the reception seem way too far away. So I undress and pass out instantly.
Until I wake up in the middle of the night, totally hungover and desperate for a cool sip of water. My mouth ...