Turtle Bay Dive Resort
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
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... Oslob. We arrived around 7:45 and purchased two tickets for snorkelling with the Whale Sharks!!! It is times like these when I wish I had a GoPro (Now accepting donations for this purchase =P) ! This was truly a once in a lifetime experience for us. These massive creatures are the true definition of "Gentle Giants", we swam with and could touch (but didn't) 4 different sharks. I watched in awe as they hilariously ate fish (vacuum style), and swiftly ...
... water comes up this far?????? They sleep here every night!!! People seriously confuse me. What was nice was that I saw the dad stick his head out of the cabin during the night and check to see if I was ok given the rising water and where I was – he must have heard the water aswell. So it was nice to know they were looking out for me.
The dives the following day were very average but the day itself was a treat. When searching for a dive company the day before I'd ...
... who knows me knows I am really into sunscreen and I already had sunscreen on, but it was very high grade and is waterproof). And most importantly stay 6 feet away from the sharks. All of these were apparently just stuff they said because no one was actually enforcing or following these rules, although the whale sharks didn't seem to mind since they were focused on the guys feeding them and not all of us tourists.
Right after this briefing, our guide led us to our ...
... morning and there was still no food! We tracked down a Filipino lady who seemed to be in charge and tried to find out what was going on, when some food was actually going to arrive and if there was anywhere we could go to be useful in the mean time. Finally it occured to her to tellus that there was another, bigger centre with food just a short taxi ride away that we could help out at.
The other centre was on a different scale. A huge old warehouse filled with 300 ...
... with whale sharks, its not in the lonely planet but the French were told about it so of we set. At the bus stop we were offered all kinds of transportation to get there all saying the others were not true, nothing new there then as they would sell their mother and probably have. We opted for the bus, it took us a good while to get there all the time the French lady (aka Princess) asking all and sundry who got on the bus, you going to Bato all the Philippinos know is yes, ...