Water Paradise Resort
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... as we both ok. Had a 1 litre bottle of San Miguel beer (something like$2) and had some of their lunch - boiled potato, veggies but skipped the fish that looked like it had been out for a number of hours. They all spoke English and one was the deputy mayor. Nice guys and great hospitality for the guys (they did not even speak to the ladies and their women stayed indoors except to fetch beer!).
Back in Manila Ellen and I went walkabout in town getting ...
... we arrived in the port, we learned there was no passenger boat on Sunday evening, so we had to take a cargo ship at midnight. Now I remember the feeling of Sunday night: you have to be back at work Monday morning! The boat arrived in the middle of the night at the port of Bohol, so we stayed on the boat to get a few more hours of sleep. We took a bus early in the morning to arrive exactly in time at the camp for breakfast. There was only one week left on the camp. The ...
... the noggins to make everything nice and strong. This wasn't a hard job but it was time consuming. I managed to get all the noggins nailed into place by the end of the day.
That evening I didn't do much. I went for a quick drink with my boss and then had yet another awesome dinner made by Anna. For the rest of the evening I stayed in to catch up with my blog and talk to Anna's lovely family.
On my last day volunteering I was the only carpenter working on the project. ...
... planned on dolphin and whale watching but it became too expensive so we passed that! We stayed in l'elephant bleu which was lovely and really close to the beach. Alona beach was lovely we arrived just before sunset!! We had a great meal in Trudys - good food but cheap =]
On day two we sat on the beach, snorkelled and just had a lazy day. Lovely =] We organised a day trip to Bohol for the following day so we packed our bags that night ready for our tour =]
... all around. My lip was in a similar state.
I had had enough. So picked up my bags and left! By 7am I was back out on a long walk to get back to the main strip, found myself a motorbike and headed back to the main town.
I picked a random hostel out of the lonely planet book and it turned out to be great! I was able to check in before 8am, had a nice clean room with a good comfy bed. But best of all, the hostel was located right in the middle of town - cafes all around ...