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Travel Blogs from Lapu Lapu
... and mixing around. That's why we need break to get know more about each others- The relationship between volunteers the UKs and Filipinos is like a love or hate relationship, it wether you love them or hate them, it is your choice to make but the whole 6 weeks to taught us how to love them through the cultural exchanges now I see them as like sisters and bothers. Hope you all are enjoyed reading my blogs so far? See you all in 6 weeks time! Lots of love Emillie ...
... around . as they call me here sometimes ;) Eventually they turn up and I jump in the back of the 4WD. and head for Toledo City. Once again i just follow along, which os cool when you've been traveling independently for a long time, and nice just to relax and not have to think about anything
Once we've found the place . its a small trek into the jungle. Everyone is really cool. Some of the guys are sporting traditional Maori tattoos which they are very proud ...
... on many others stages of my travels, using say a Mcdonalds as a point of reference is not always a great idea...as you soon learn , usually with whoops ,and followed by a nervous "on my god, i could be lost again ' laugh, but hey all part of the adventure !
it was a beautiful morning, so i stopped for lunch at my fauvorite restaurant for Taliba ( oysters ) delicious and so cheap , i think something crazy like 60 pesos for a dozen oysters... thast $1.50 NZ.. woo hooo ...
... going to passport control there was a guy weighing each piece of hand luggage. I had to take things out just to get it to 7kg. My winter jacket alone weighed 1kg and I took out all my chargers, phone, keys to get the weight even lower.
However when he was distracted I walked past to the counter for departure tax. I told them I only had US dollars, gave $15, and asked if they would give ...
... other people. We were 8 people from Iceland, Philippines (Dana, Leo and Jade) Russia (Anatoly), Taiwan (Awen) and Japan (Yuka). The weather here is great, really hot and high humidity so it was so sweet to jump in the ocean, finally! ...
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