Monarch Sands Beach Resort
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A Truly Idyllic Philippines Resort
One of the finest Dumaguete resorts can be found
at Monarch Sands Beach Resort. The resort lies south of Dumaguete.
Snuggled within a quiet, isolated and secluded cove. This magnificent Philippine beach resort,
white sand, native-style houses, complemented by the azure and pristine
... we saw everyone else.Holly was diagnosed as having an allergy after all the regular testing. She was sent for a blood test which was immediate and the results ready in 30 minutes.All in it was about £10 and only took max of 2 hours - thats good service =] We decided to take matters of getting rid of the rash into our own hands and brought numerous lotions and potions. After a day or two it seemed our lotions ...
... of covering my arms in bracelets and, as I hadn’t been drinking so much and tend to wear proper shoes if I’m going out at night, knowing that wounds heal slowly and get infected easily in the tropics, my feet were intact.
Mary quickly initiated me into the various ongoing drinking game rules of the group (eg if you get caught drinking with your right hand or saying the word “mine” you have to do a set of push-ups) in her curious ...
... the Wolf (as if I needed them!) started playing over some vintage Celtics/Lakers highlights and I channeled my inner Simon LeBon. Since each song cost 5 pesos and all I had on me was a 50 peso bill I funded Open Mic Night at the Karaoke House. First up a young boy, maybe 12 years old, who kept the 80's theme going with some Europe. Next up was a woman singing something by Roxette.
I orchestrated the 25 or so kids gathered in the ...
Well Good Evening people!!!
A bit more of a busy day than we expected today. At the moment i am sat on a comfy bed, in an air conditioned room , with a cold beer , just had a hot shower, and my legs are killing me!!
Its been that busy that i' ve split this entry into 2 parts so i can put more pictures in.
So let me begin with very early this morning......
Very early this morning (4am!!) the alarm goes ...
How has this ranch rated in the past?
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
Resort Amenities and Tour:
Balanan Tour ( Balanan - is a lake) - 800 pesos each person
manicure and pedicure- 200 pesos
Apo Island Snorkel trip (minimum of 4 people) - 1700 pesos each person
scooter rent - 600 pesos a day (4 hours- 400)
massage - 400 pesos (1 hour)
horseback riding - 2 hours hiking (100 pesos/person
Monarch Sands Philippine Beach Resort here on Negros Oriental, Philippines, they do their best to make your Philippine Holiday experience memorable and worry-free. Whether you are a Master Scuba diver, or a beach potato, our Philippine Dive Resort facilities are constructed in an age old Philippine tradition. Handed down from generation to generation, from their bamboo floors to their Nipa roofs, each cottage is hand crafted the traditional way. They strive to provide you with the most personal service available. They've got a range of amenities and services that take care of your concerns, from dining options and rejuvenating spa massages to basic needs such as laundry, new Diving equipment to make your Scuba diving in the Philippine an exciting adventure.
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