Travel Blogs from Palawan
... ready for the appointed time. The trouble was she neglected to tell half of the tour, so come the appointed time, half were ready, the rest not. We eventually left 1 hour later, some of us not impressed, especially with her line, 'they loved it so much, they couldn't pull themselves away', which should have read 'due to my laziness and total disinterest, some didn't know what was happening'. These tours stand or fall for two reasons in ...
... br> What a great relaxing day, which got us ready for the 5am wake up call on our last day here, ready for the sunrise hike to the top of the island!
Very fun to take off on the narrow path into the dense jungle in total darkness with flashlights illuminating the steep path to the summit lookout. It only took us 20 minutes to hike up the steep incline to the lookout, and was great to see the lights of the other El Nido resorts, and El Nido Town on the edges of ...
... br> All I did in the evening was check in to my room, have a brief chat with some drunk European backpackers in the lobby drinking rum and coconut juice (in a coconut shell of course), shower, and sleep. I planned on getting an early bus in the morning up to El Nido in north Palawan.
A good start so far! (no pictures from my first day here - nothing until El Nido!)
... is that Sabang generates itīs electricity only from generators. While the resorts are of course supplied 24 hours, the beach huts only had electricity from 18h till 22h. So... not even the fan worked at night - Grrrr, I could kick Thomas for this fantastic idea of him!
To make it short - we had a great night at this beautiful beach and then a horror night in the hut. The heat was almost unbearable and we woke up from all kinds of sounds which came from the roof ...
... ready to spend a nice day in bed or by the pool. And hey I was on vacation so why shouldn't I. Saturday we flew back to Manila then took a bus to Angela city. It's wasn't hard to find the bus or get on the bus and the entire trip only cost 150 peso which is like 2$ Canadian. Once we made our way to Angela city we discovered it is much worse then Manila. So we spent our last night in the Philippines in our hotel room watching English tv. Sunday morning we ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking