Magic Island Dive Resort
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... on my mind.
My boredom is relative. If I was sat in the (cloudy) sun at home, drinking from 12pm and sat in a pool at 3pm before going out for tea it would be a lovely day. Here it is boring, in comparison to how the last 6 months have gone I'm bored and it has inspired these thoughts. We are bored of each other, if we aren't doing stuff to keep us busy then we have to talk, we have nothing left to talk about, she knows everything that has happened for the past 6 ...
... was an adventure. We loitered by the roadside, getting a
fair bit of attention, even at 6.30am. I long to be told that I'm
beautiful in the UK as I am here, at 6am, no make-up on, hair
unbrushed, wearing the same clothes I've worn for days! We finally
saw a jeepney and hopped on, paying 20P each and jumping off an hour
or so later at Dalaguete, again a very un-touristed town. We were the
town celebrities for the ten or so minutes it took to grab ...
... of rainbow runners which swim around too - eating the occasional sardine. Simon put together a video montage of the 3 dives we did there: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GqH0b_9g xpc
So the diving was gorgeous gorgeous, and Arvin was an awesome guide. It's just a shame there wasn't more of a community or atmosphere there. We ended up hanging around with a couple that worked on the same island on Honduras as Simon. Blythe and Sarah were great fun, ...
... Good thing, I brought with me my slippers. My hardships, my sweats, my thirst, paid off when I saw the first falls of Kawasan!! i just can't believe it, because I sacrificed a lot during the trek, I know that after this activity, my whole body will be cramping the next day! i don't care! Because my sacrifice paid anyway. Thank you LORD! :))
We ate our dinner, and then start another hour of walking going to the 2nd and the ...
... lot of research about working offshore, experiences of people living here and getting a lot of tips from expats who live here.
Finally got at least a written promissory note from the owner of the Claritas that he'll pay the refund (1800peso) to Jan-Jan by the 2nd May since he claims that he currently has no money - probably gambled it all away at the sabong (cockfight) ;)
Its the last day here in the Philippines today and a feeling of finallity ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free parking