Blue Water Resort (Malapascua Beach Resort)
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TravelPod Member ReviewsBlue Water Resort (Malapascua Beach Resort)
did the job - nice and clean, bit disappointing that there was only power for a few hours a day, but we were only there for one night, so no complaints.
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... thing to Mala(whatever) myself (how hard could it be?) If this went the way it looked like going, there was going to be one very wet boatman with a fat lip, and three terminally stranded Skinners. Thank the Lord I had an outbreak of commonsense and decided that immobilising the captain of your ferry boat to the Island (and possibly back) was not one of the best ideas I have ever had. After I had paid up another 60pesos on the other side for another waterlogged ...
... droppes a big firework behind your back.
Diving at Gato island, 45 minutes away, was great because of the cave/tunnel. The biggest nudybranches ever and white tip sharks resting in a cave.
On the island we relaxed and strolled around, we stayed longer because a fiesta weekend was going on. A boat procession with the statue of their "church" virgin . Lot's of disco, karaoke and people everywere with bbq and camping on the beach.
... which is the most on a single dive we've ever done. We also saw the largest lionfish (~2.5 ft.) we've ever seen. Although the lionfish is a beautiful fish (and less common in other parts of SE Asia), if its numbers aren't controlled it can take over a reef, and put an imbalance in the reefs ecology.
The day before we did 2 dives out at Gato Island which had a fun cave going thru the island that we swam thru (~25 metres long) using a torch(flashlight). On our dives at Gato we saw ...
... area had the aircon blasting on full power and my bed was right below one of the machines. I literally froze to the point that I had to get up at 2AM and leave the room for a bit. After reading for a little while with Mandi (her and Maya couldn't sleep either) I headed back to attempt it again, and they had finally shut the aircon off. Thank god! I managed to wrap myself up in the blanket provided and stay warm enough to fall asleep. Next time I'm in the Philippines I'm just going to fly. ...
... then a few basic
questions in English. When I chatted to one little girl she politely
complimented me on my “very good English”! Ah well, at least
that's one talent!
being St Patrick's Day we decided to head to the Craic House (good
name!) for dinner and a few drinks. Although the staff had tried
their best to create a suitably green atmosphere, unfortunately as
soon as we arrived, just before six, an wobbly Aussie man decided