Flamingo Beach Resort
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... vehicles are found all over the city. There are also multicabs and buses, usually servicing the remote provinces.
When you visit Dumaguete try to do jogging or simply take a brisk walk at the City Boulevard. This is one of my favorite places in the city. The view of the ocean waves is simply relaxing. There are plenty of couch along the boulevard where you can sit and relax as you enjoy the invigorating breeze. Right ...
... we decided to do that instead! We caught a trike outside the hotel and told the driver we needed to catch a Jeepney to Valencia, the stop for the waterfall! This was 9km away and only cost 12 pesos each, bargain! We then got a tour guide to take us up to the waterfall on his trike, come down to the waterfall and then take us back to the Jeepney stop. This cost us 200p each! The roads to the falls were quite steep and trike definitely struggled, thank god we didn't have to walk! We ...
... art publications. It was great to see them again and visit their gallery. I'ld spent time there before learning about the clay they dig straight from the fields. In 2006 I made a couple of small pieces which Kitty fired and when I returned in 2008 there they were waiting for me. They do pit firings mostly and sometimes firings above the ground. It's the first time I've seen her paintings though and they are huge.
What do I love here...the market, ...
... whether we had a contact in Tan-Awan. We didn't so sure enough when we got off we were met by a man (called by the conductor) and led into Aaron's Beach Resort and shown a clean but very basic room. All the accommodation has been so much more expensive than we first thought. The lady who was running he place, a very gentle, sweet woman said it was PHP1500. I got it down to PHP 1200 but still, that's £17! Anyway we were happy enough and there wasn't much else to choose ...
... pool out back and just beyond, a fence and gate leading to the beach. I could see and hear the local kids splashing around in the sea.
I talked to the ladies. There are six rooms here, two downstairs of which one is mine and another four upstairs. Outside my room is a nice sofa and large LCD screen and big speakers. Behind them is a nice big kitchen.
Seems I'm the only guest here.
I get that a lot.
"The one that nearly got away"
I settle into ...