The Gazebo Pensionne House
Travel Blogs from Dumaguete
... up every single street, picking up strays randomly plopped along the road.
If you want to get off, you tell the driver or tap the roof a few times. If someone gets off and where you want to get off is 5 meters up the road, you don't get off and walk- the bus drives you 5 more meters, stops again, then you get off.
People also send stuff on the bus, so sometimes the bus stops to deliver assorted produce or even mail? On ...
... else i’ve been in the Philippines (250 peso for a bed in an aircon dorm) and the rooftop restaurant/bar is really cheap for meals too. You also get a free continental breakfast as well as free tea & coffee all day. Awesome. The town itself has a big university so loads of students and therefore pretty vibrant and active. Decided that as it was a special occasion it was about time i actually did some ...
... saw some herbal portions. I wondered how easily available were those snake oils?
A Misty Mt Bandila-an
On the way to Mt Bandila-an, the route cut through beautiful rainforests in the drizzle and fog, creating this medieval like atmosphere. But the fog meant zero visibility when I scaled up to the observation deck at Mt Bandila-an - the highest point of Siquijor. I was told, on a clear day, one could look out to Mindanao, Cebu and sometimes ...
... Beach Resort
This is truly a setting that could easily be described as a
Tropical Paradise. Imagine the thrill of sipping coconut coolers while
relaxing under the shade of a coconut tree? Or tossing the occasional
banana to an inquisitive monkey?
Of all the Dumaguete resorts, this is where the
snorkelling and diving is at its most exquisite, and if you really want
... to indicate that we’d found the spot at this backstreet intersection other than a random guy milling about there on his mobile phone. He approached us to ask where we were going (Panglao) and seemed friendly at first, but then bizarrely clammed up and pretended he couldn’t hear us when we tried to ask further questions. This douche ended up being the conductor of our jeepney (bus made from an elongated ex-US Army jeep) where we were squished in with the ...