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Travel Blogs from Lapu Lapu
... here and get looked after by the Sanctuary. They are so cute with there massive eyes, long tails and tiny bodies. They are nocturnal so were pretty sleepy. We were only there a short time before heading back to the City. We stopped to get money out and print our flight details and Visa things we need for Vietnam. Our hotel dropped us back off at the port and we caught the 1.30pm Ferry ...
... be it having to share with some rather large wildlife, this I will come to at a later point!
Sorry I seem to sound like a Trip Advisor review so I will stop bragging about the accommodation and get on with the story... We basically did sweet F.A. for 5 days, well we did do some stuff but all at a very relaxed pace and with no pressure or business. The first small outing was to an inland lake, the route to which took us through tiny villages, down winding dirt roads ...
... town* at 10am. The port was the least policed port I've ever seen. The boat is another roll on roll off vehicle ferry. It's dreadful. We have a bunk bed, for a 4 hour journey? Instead of lying on a bed we sit outside on plastic garden chairs that are nailed to the ground. If I could walk on water I could gently jog and I would be faster than this ferry. A 30min journey is strung out to just under 4 hours.
We arrive, the weather is grey. There is ...
... well, the views were great, the smells were refreshing, everything is so green and crisp, it is hard to describe, the water is so clear, we could see straight down to the bottom.
We started to make our way back to Lapu Lapu City around 4:30pm, we got back around 7:30pm, and we were all pretty tired. Tonight we will get ready to leave tomorrow; we are off to Puerto Princessa!
... rode our little motorbike to the restaurant, where my fiancée instructed me to go as she was hungry, at 1130pm !! So we parked the bike under the cover provided and wen to the restaurant. As we had got there so early, they weren't really prepared for such early dinners, however attended to us attentively and showed and talked us through the menu. The food is all freshly prepared and as u can see in the pics, freshly caught. The ...
Other places to stay in Lapu Lapu
Dap - dap Mactan, Lapu Lapu | Hotelfrom $65
M.L. Quezon Highway, Lapu Lapu | Hotelfrom $31
Kinnner Hill, Matumbo Road, Lapu Lapu | Hotelfrom $24
Suba Basbas, Lapu Lapu | 4 star hotelfrom $47
1 Hollywood Boulevard, Lapu Lapu | 3 star hotelfrom $34