Palm Bay Resort, Palawan
Travel Blogs from Puerto Princesa
... but it is hard to fathom that these are actually real places that exist in the world. It was truly a once-in-a-lifetime experience for us to be in this place together. The whole time we were there we were constantly reminding ourselves to take it all in: the smells of the air, the sounds of the waves on the shore and the leaves rustling in the wind. One day we want to be able to look back and remember it as clearly as it was when we were there. Here's hoping we get our wish.
... one, but two seasons of The Amazing Race (one was Amazing Race Philippines and the other was Ukraine). We arrived back to our hotel around 1:00 p.m. to get our first real look at the grounds in daylight. As we walked through the archway leading towards the pool area we were amazed at how beautiful this place was. We had seen it the night before in darkness and early in the morning while the sun was still rising, but in the sunny afternoon it was even more gorgeous. The photos on the ...
... eat the carcasses of dead animals. In the evening Megs downloaded Ellen's game 'heads up' & we played that most of the night. We would definitely recommend it so look it up! The person puts the iPad to their head so they can't see it but their teammate can. Then the teammate has to try to make them guess the word by either acting it out, singing the song, etc. Just quietly I though my version of Michael Jackson's 'Beat It' was pretty spot on ...
Today began with yet another early morning and long bus journey to visit the 7th natural wonder of the world - the underground river. After a scenic boat ride to the main attraction we stepped off the boat in style with our bright orange life vests and matching hard hat! Our tour guide took us through the cave and told us all about the history of the river, the limestone and the bats which were everywhere!! On the return back down water we were both glad we decided against the ...
- Halo Halo: Norma’s favourite snack and sweet; ice cream, jelly, ice, milk and lots of random candies mixed together.
- Friendly People: Big smiles, friendly conversations and excellent English.
- Scenery: Rice terraces, cliffs, caves, sandy beaches, coral and fish... it had it all.
- Western Food: It was easier to eat western food. Here we have snacked on cheap burgers and hot dogs, donuts, pasta and pizza. ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service