Travel Blogs from Batangas
Returning to Manila 4 days before my flight was something that wasn't supposed to happen but ended up being my reality due to misinformation. I left Sabang at around 2pm, my first mistake of the day. By leaving so late I left myself little daylight travel and find accommodation for the night. My Lonely Planet (the bible as I call it while traveling) said there was a town across the bay from Sabang that had equally good scuba diving. I couldn't wait to get away from the old ...
... dive boats but not having a lot of boat design skills I can’t say exactly why. It seems like the bangka has a shallow haul and that the outriggers or planks on each side running parallel give it stability but to me it just bounces around that much more and the planks are a hazard when getting in and out after a dive. But they look pretty!
Our favorite dive spot in Anilao was Secret Bay, we had our blue-ring octopus encounter here ...
... tent, Prep boudoir… Dinnertime!
19:00H - Socials
22:00H - Rest!
Day 2 - Sunday, February 26, 2012
05:00H - Wake-up
05:30H - Enjoy the nature
06:30H - Return to camp/Breakfast while enjoying the heat of the burning
07:00H - Packup/start descent
08:00H - Back at Philpan ...
... brother were leaving and heading back to the UK. We had to be up early and we all jumped in my dads cousin Darios mini van. I was really sad as i had to say goodbye again. After spending a month with my family in our 2nd home, we were going to all have to go our seperate ways again, and this time it wasn't going to be just 3 months till i'd see them again it would most likely be a year!
Perhaps i need to jump back a bit actually, as we ...
... later on, we go to themuseum. This is were all the collections of the family is placed and shows the visitor the different antique furnitures, memorabilia and history.
Bamboo Rafts is also an activity to try in Villa Escudero. Unluckily, i didn't tried it because I don't have ...