Mt. Tapyas Hotel
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... feast, coconut rum cocktails, and the most picturesque island paradise you could ever imagine.
We visited one island with a very remote village. I don't think they get to see too many white people. When our guide asked if I could take a photo all the kids scattered and ran away. The following night we pitched tents and slept on the beach. The crew were real fisherman and pulled whatever would fetch them a couple dollars out of the ocean - incl. 2 cuttlefish, a ...
... of Coron, is one of the reasons i came all this way.
We arrived in coron town by our ferry which actually took an hour less than scheduled, because of the smooth water to sail on that day. " last time that boat took 11 hours.. Broke down 3 times " we heard from our resort owner. Travel karma once again on my side.
Coron town as they had said.. Is a big dirty town, not much to see, so we are staying at a " resort" on a nearby island , a 10 minute boat ride away, ...
... most of our meals included fresh sea food. We had all kinds, from snapper to tuna steaks and ink squid. Neither of us are massive sea food fans but it was delicious. And then there were the snacks in between. French fries, sweet potato with caramelised sugar and fried bananas in condensed milk! Not the healthiest but certainly tasty.
Every evening we would dock at a base camp. The only people on the islands were the locals who looked after the camps. A ...
... you. I got out after I was approached by a massive jellyfish. After a really good lunch of fish, somehow cooked in the one metre square kitchen in the back of the boat, we sailed off into the archipelago and away from the mainland. The scenery is really stunning; blue water, tiny, sandy islands, green foliage. It was like a scene out of Treasure Island or Robinson Crusoe. We were happily enjoying the scenery, and learning a ...
... back. We sat for the next 8 hours in survival mode, getting soaked by huge waves crashing over our heads and only moving when we needed to be sick over the side. I have never seen so many people being so sick at once in my life. People were being sick into the waves that were smashing into their face. Things had gotten so bad at one point that a guy was using the bathroom and a passenger couldn't reach the side of the boat in time so she burst into the toilet, pushed the guy out the ...
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