De Loro Inn & Restaurant
Travel Blogs from Puerto Princesa
Travel Date: 09.25-27.2010
Traveling with: The de Guzman Family
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: First out of town trip with Dan's family
: OUR (ako, Dan, and his Dad) first airplane ride experience
: First time to ride a boat (pump boat/motor boat whatever they call that)
: First time mag snorkel
We went back to puerto princesa, where both me and Martin bought new shoes!
At the evening there was some kind of strange dance competition in Cookies. It was fun to watch for our last night in Palawan.
Arrived in Puerto princesa witch as far as i know is the biggest city in Palawan. The first night we didn't do much, had dinner at the restaurant hotel and went out to check the town. We went to a shabby club called Cookie's but no guest were there, so instead we ended up in a small bar closer to downtown and watched a fire show.
There we …
... passengers sit in. We used the tricycle 4 times during our stay but 2 of the journeys were very eventful. First one, on our way to the bus terminal to book our tickets for El Nido, 5 mins from terminal his right tyre popped so he turned round went to a little shack at the side of the road and asked us to wait 15 mins while he repaired the inner tube. Mark was in his element but I was far from impressed, watching him try to patch ...
... usually love wandering around new places and exploring, but Puerto just didn't have anything to reveal. I could not even find the waterfront! I have heard that "Sea Gypsies" live along the water in Puerto Princesa after being displaced and coming up here from the south, and now that the government is trying to clean up the city to build a boardwalk, they are again facing displacement. I really wanted to find some sign of them but since I couldn't even ...
How has this inn rated in the past?
Very accomodating, friendly, and approachable staffs. Package tours offered are very affordable. Great!
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