Johnlhea Beach & Leisure Resort
Travel Blogs from Siquijor
... br> 45 to 90 minute ferry to Siquijor
What is there to do?
When you get off the boat, there is usually a crowd of people asking you if you need a ride. You can chose to ride a jeepney/bus or tricycle to your hotel. Just make sure you negotiate a price before hopping on. (Their is also a tourist stand which has a set transportation price if you don't feel like haggling). I was able to hire "Charlie" to take us to our hotel and ...
... Philippino time are you on?! We weren't even packed or paid our bill at the resort but he waited patiently and we eventually got moving on to our second stop on Siquijor. The journey took around 45 minutes of coastal roads, towns and little villages that we could now see bathed in sunlight were beautiful and friendly, unlike the foreboding atmosphere they seem to elude when darkened by night.
We had found a resort online that sounded really stunning and boasted nurtured ...
... ve met some great people here who have given me a ton of travel tips already. I've added one more island in Indonesia to go diving - Manado. I had never heard of it, but someone recommended that it is a MUST. No problem! Just been added to my open agenda ;-) I got one last dive this morning, then perhaps a jog in the afternoon and do some reading. Life is so ...
... quite a bit and was very windy. Therefore, we only went diving for one day. Partly planned and partly due to our boat breaking down and running late, our last dive of the day was a night dive. Yeah, and how cool was that - awesome diving! It's always a special feeling to jump into the black sea only seeing anything where the flashlight is pointed at. It was such great fun and we got to see some very special creatures of the night - check the pictures.
... br> fighting for position on the fortunately poo-free seat.
a beautiful, sunny ride through the countryside and Valencia's tree
lined streets we arrived at the Forest Camp resort and swimming area
in Banica Valley. Leaving our driver to do his shopping and snooze in
the shade we spent a great couple of hours wandering in the forest,
having a picnic beside the pools and swimming in the cool water.
Again, much repair work was in ...