Cabana Beach Club Resort
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... and far less hectic. Annoyingly, they wouldn't let me board the plane from Singapore without an outbound flight from the Philippines. This is so annoying as backpackers rarely have such structured plans as to know where they will be in a week, let alone a month! I booked a flight to Bangkok there and then, for 21 days time, which was the length of the free visa and then had to find someone to print the ticket out to show on arrival. It was very rushed and stressful and I got on the ...
... Nico's chicken was 50/50 cooked. We call the man over, he comes this time after a short debate he offers us 10%25 off the bill I inform him 10%25 is nothing eventually he gives 50%25 but not a happy man, we smile and thank him. Lights go out smack on 21.30hrs its like being in prison(so I'm told) ha ha 23rd Jan: Apo Island We are booked in for diving and have to be ready for 08.30 which isn't a problem as we were in bed so early and the thousand plus cockerels on the island ...
... us to take the gears to the boat. OMG. Excitement.
On the boat. Destination Pescado. We were gonna dive from east to west around the island.
Boat stopped. Regular checks for the gears and forward jumped into the sea. Waaaaaa. Cold. A little nervous but down we go. 20 meters below. There. Right there. A huge bunch of coral fishes swam pass us.
... we just skipped it. I guess we will see the whale sharks the next time we go to Mozambique or Galapagos. What we did instead was have a couple of days on the white beach which is absolutely terrible. They have disco music there, it is not clean and at the same time karaoke. We just wanted to leave when we got there. The water was clean though and the Sand was white. We ended up at a neighboring resort and it was kind of nice.
... also several
funeral processions, the coffin carried in a glass sided car at the
front with a stream of relatives and friends in a procession behind.
Sadly, one was obviously for a young person and hordes of their
school friends had shown up to show their support.
finally arrived in the tiny 'town' of Argao and got a (con artist)
tricycle to the hostel we'd booked – Looc Beach Garden resort. We
ignored the driver's attempts to ...