Metro Clark Hotel
Travel Blogs from Angeles
... fellow travelers, so we asked Janelle to tell where she traveled and to rate those destinations by 1-10. (For example, which was the 'Best value for money' and 'most enjoying' destination.
So she responded, and the results are in!
Off the beaten path
Proving that even the most visited places have hidden gems. ...
We traveled back to Angeles for our last three nights in the Philippines :-(
We ate a lot, and we drank a lot!!!
One night we drank so much that the next day we couldn't get out of bed until 4pm - what are you doing to us Baz!! The nightlife is just so good, we had such a fun time!!
Anyways not too much to say, but a lot of hilarious drunken photos.
Next stop Hong Kong baby!!!
... girly bars and the red light scene was in full swing (if you pardon the pun) so after an evening here we found that around the corner was a lovely chilled out beach with a few resorts where we could relax. Perfect. The following morning we packed up our gear, haggled a tricycle driver down from his absolutely outrageous price and found ourselves in Johan's Dive Resort on Baloy Long beach.
It was perfect. Quiet, lovely restaurant, a nice room ...
... Filipino food. I told everyone that I was adventurous and would try pretty much anything, so all of the stranger concoctions (to me, anyways) started appearing on the table. This included dinuguan (pork cooked in pig blood), sisig (pig face) and chicharong bulaklak (fried pig intestine - to my Latinos, you will understand why I got so excited when I heard people say what I thought was "chicharron" - nah son, not even close). The pig face was actually delicious - spicy ...
... dust, and it injected enough sulfur into the stratosphere that it actually cooled the earth (it actually prompted scientists to consider intentional sulfur injections as a way to prevent global warming). It's inactive now and at the top is a crater lake that you can swim in, should be cool. Anyways I'm uploading some random pictures I've taken so far. Everything's going great and I'm excited for the rest of my time ...
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking