Alice Beach is located in Santa Fe, Bantayan Island, Cebu City, Cebu. It is one of the beaches that have the longest stretch of talcum fine and white sand in the town.
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Getting To Bantayan: The yellow Ceres bus eased through its usual route, up north to the port of Hagnaya, three hours from the city. As soon as the sun's rays flickered through the curtains, the hobbit who seated comfortably by the window, woke up with excitement. Outside, the mountains carved a beautiful backdrop against the morning sky, and the tall grasses gently swayed in trance to the cool wind. Finally, he could tick off the long overdue escapade to one of Cebu's paradise destinations, the Bantayan Islands.
This island group lies at the western part of Cebu's northern tip. It include ...
One of the first things I do when visiting Bantayan Island is to rent a motorcycle for the duration of my stay. It makes trips from my resort to downtown Santa Fe and back a snap. I actually learned how to ride a motorbike during my first visit to Bantayan Island, in which I had a few close calls straddling a Honda XRM, all of them my fault ??" not the bike's.
My first time, I started at gear 1, pulled the throttle, and almost lost control of the bike when it bucked and zoomed under my shorts. So I learned to always start at the 3rd or 4th gear when on level pavement. Not sure if I've given ...
Alice Beach on Bantayan Island is ideal for budget travelers and/or travelling couples. A walk up and down the beach will quickly demonstrate the frontier feel of the island. Fishing families with small children often run out on the beach to greet passing-by tourists.
Chasing Places Beach Breakdown = 7.25
1- Worst Imaginable 2- Terrible 3- Very Poor 4- Poor 5- Average 6- Good 7- Very Good 8- Great 9- Extraordinary 10-Unmatchable
Water Transparency and Colour: 9
Alice Beach has very clear water. Near the shoreline the water is transparent. As the water level progressively ...
Can anybody tell us the name's origin of this white beach
Yes, Alice is usually a woman's name. However, as some wise guys said, naming a beach in the Philippines with a woman's name is unheard of. Probably, a former beach resort named Alice was once a famous place before, thus, retaining its name alone but is now non-existent.
So far, there is only one beach in the country with a woman's name--Alona Beach. This beach is named after an actress Alona Alegre, who used to shoot her movies on this beach (in Panglao Island).
Now, going back to Alice Beach.
Perhaps, the beac ...
The northern tip of Cebu is endowed with rich waters and dotted with beautiful islands with white sand beaches, Bantayan Island is one.
Bantayan Island is made up of three municipalities of the province of Cebu Bantayan, Madridejos and Sta. Fe. Bantayan takes up the western and central areas and known for its picturesque sunset and centuries old church. Madridejos is a fishing village and known for its rich history. Lastly, Sta. Fe boasts of its beautiful sunrise and famous for its wide stretch of fine white sand beach.
There is no easy way of getting to Bantayan Island, but the journey ...
Located in the Visayan Sea, west of the northern end of Cebu island, across the Tañon Strait is Bantayan Island. Administratively, this butterfly-shaped Bantayan Island is a part of the province of Cebu.
Bantayan Island is Cebu's concealed little Island Paradise, a beautiful island boasting of the powder-soft white sand beaches, unblemished crystal clear turquoise water and a lot of tropical wonders not quite like the other tourist destinations.
How to Get to Bantayan Island
Travelers need to take a flight to Cebu City in the Visayas region. From the airport, a metered taxi can bring y ...