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Travel Blogs from El Nido
COMBINED TOUR. We stayed in El Nido for only two days, so we decided to do private tour. I met a tour operator and we dealt with P4,500 combined tour of A and C. Expensive but the happiness I am expected to feel from this tour is worthless.
TOUR A for a joining tour is P700 per head and TOUR C costs P900. To make the tours private and exclusive …
TRANSPORTATION. Instead of going to their office, we asked Kiko again to book us our trip to El Nido through the famous van service Fort Wally for P700 per head. So, we again requested to prepare our breakfast early.
The Fort Wally van picked us in the hotel at 0730H and we passed Hibiscus Hotel to pick foreign tourists. Another group of …
... well. We were probably lucky to actually have a couple of nice days and we made the most of them :-)
We hired kayaks for the day as there were various islands to get to around the area so we paddled for about 1.5 hours and there we some fantastic views along the way.
We stopped at one of the beaches and rested after all that paddling. ...
... a fair amount in common as he was taking a year off. Jen also got inspired to join Google's finance dept. as they are opening a large London office soon. We carried on up the coast in the full midday sun, it was extremely hot and you could feel it beating down even with the cooling wind on the bike. After some serious offroad hills (1st gear uphill!) and some hairy wooden bridge crossings (balancing on just 2 planks as we sped over!) we reached Green Verde ...
... m looking forward to getting
settled. In China, I was always hesitant
to buy things and feel settled but I plan on being here for years so I am
looking forward to getting really comfortable.
In the next month or so I’ll have to find a job. In the meantime, I’m excited to focus on
Chinese and speak more!
That’s more or less the update for now. All my pictures are from the vacation ...