Barefoot White Beach Resort
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With not much else to do apart from diving, we spent the afternoons sitting in a restaurant, slurping a fresh mango juice and eating to our hearts content - what a peaceful and beautiful life we have ;-). And to make it complete, we enjoyed a relaxing massage at the end of another awesome day. Yes, our traveling live is truly fantastic - it does not need a ...
... different. American breakfast with scramble eggs and ham.
A little different schedule for today. Rather than doing a morning dive, we went over to see the coffee shop owner Sebastian to wait for him to drive us to Oslob. Hohoho. So excited. Coz we are gonna see the
Blue. Whale. Shark!!!!
Oslob is a quite a drive away. Sebastian said it takes around 2 hours to ...
... this will be the same.
As usual our initial sales pitch has changed overnight. Instead of the friendly owner Brian going down with us we were now being taken by another guy, also we are doing several underwater tests, going down with the reference line and we will be hitting 30m for certain. All variations on what he originally said to us.
It's still pitch black, the Philippines do not do anything that resembles a nutrious packed breakfast so we had ...
... coloured fish hanging
onto their fins and swimming behind them. Definitely an experience we
will both remember for all our lives!
bus ride back to Argao was much simpler and we were still buzzing
from the amazing experience we'd had, playing the films we'd made
repeatedly. We left the bus in Argao 'proper' and had a wander around
the whole town. This took about ten minutes, including a few pauses
to respond to people's greetings/ ...
... which the site is named. After taking a photo in the plane we headed towards the wall and then down it to about 30m. Here we looked at a fan coral which I realised was an attempt to find a pymy sea horse. While I think the dive master found it, I couldnt see it.
Given how roughly my dive master and the chinesegroup dive master handled the fan coral am not sure how much harm they do the animals. In sipidan saw a sign about what you shouldnt do and here they seemed to ...