Five sea turtle species inhabit the ocean surrounding the Philippines. The Philippines are home to only six freshwater and terrestrial turtle species.
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VLOG # 23 in the Philippines
Time to explore the beautiful island of Bohol.
We stayed at Alona Beach were many offers island tour. Our first official day in Bohol, we decided to hire a semi private tour, which there's only 4 of us in the small boat. Our first stop was dolphin watching or "chasing" because they were small and really fast, very hard to see. So we chased the dolphins for about 30 minutes, then went to Balicasag Island. Balicasag Island is known for swimming with Pawikan (sea turtle) which was awesome experience! Our last stop was the Virgin Island, were they offer many dif ...
For Filipinos, El Nido and Puerto Princesa in Palawan are must-see places in their archipelago. Apparently, the topography is totally different from all other beaches in The Philippines. This intriguing information made us visit the islands of El Nido. After all, what could be so extraordinary in a country with the most exotic stretches of white sand and aquamarine seas in the world?
South Cebu is, for me, a splendid mash-up for jaw-dropping wonders and sights. Praised for its striking waterfalls, towering peaks and powdery white-sand beaches, this sought-after tourist and backpacking trail is home to some of Mother Nature's masterpieces, like the Kawasan Falls and Osmeña Peak. A playground for intrepid travelers like me, South Cebu also offers a multitude of outdoor adventures, from spelunking and hiking to diving. Furthermore, it's stepped in culture and history, as well as boasts a bevy of tasty culinary treats like the chicharon, lechon and Argao's famed torta.
Our underwater world is under tremendous pressure – too much garbage and litter, especially plastic is being thrown in, and too many fish are being fished out. Only 0,1 percent of the seas are covered by coral reefs, yet these fragile reefs are home to an astounding 25% of all marine species. The Philippines are the middle of the coral triangle, and with a land mass of 7000 islands it has a unique topography with a collective stretch of shoreline, longer than any other nation in the World. This means that the Philippines are home to more coastal reefs than anywhere else in the world, making ...
In celebration of World Oceans Day, captivating underwater photos of multi-awarded photographers Anna Varona and Danny Ocampo presents 'Rule of Two-Thirds Underwater Photo Exhibit' for marine conservation opens at Solaire.
The exhibit is to highlight the beauty of the Philippine oceans and the urgent need to protect them and also to help the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) Philippines in their continuous efforts to conserve Philippine oceans and the communities that greatly depend on them.
WWF-Philippines' work in protecting the Tubbataha Reefs Natural Park inspired the declaration of a ...
Swimming with The Sea Turtles in Apo Island, went on a trip to Apo Island and stayed a few days across the island. Stayed at the Kavs Resort by Dauin Negros Oriental. We rented a whole boat for a whole day of free diving and snorkeling in Apo Island.