Bulalacao Island is located in Coron town province of Palawan. It is a quiet and dreamy, and the beach immaculately clean.
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The first time I cruised aboard an interisland ferry boat was many years ago.
Our destination was Puerto Galera in Oriental Mindoro. Wide-eyed with wonder, I found myself swimming in crystal-clear waters and frolicking over white sandy beaches for the first time in my adolescent life. Sandwiched in our ocean fun spree was a hiking trip to Mount Malasimbo. A year after that, I returned with my mates from the UST Mountaineering Club for our induction climb to Mount Halcon.
Since then I've always associated Oriental Mindoro with the beaches of Puerto Galera, the dense forest of Halcon, the ...
The Napoleon wrasse is a known gentle giant creature distinguished by interesting patterns on its scales. It has hump over the head like a Napoleon's hat, which further protrudes as they age. No wonder it is one of the favorite fishes for divers to encounter across the world. Its meat is one of the most expensive luxury foods in the Southeast Asia.
The divers group Dive The World reported that the Napoleon wrasse is valued around USD 100 per kilogram in restaurants in Hong Kong. As the number of Napoleon wrasse decreases at a fast and alarming rate, its price inevitably increases. The fish ...
The first time I cruised abroad an inter-island ferry boat was many years ago.
While most tourists are familiar with Puerto Galera, on the opposite tip of the province of Oriental Mindoro lies Bulalacao. Roughly 3-4 hours by land from the capital Calapan, the southernmost town remains a hidden gem just waiting to be discovered.
With a direct roll-on roll-off (Ro-Ro) Port in town, Bulalacao is linked to Caticlan in Aklan. FastCat, a fleet of modern fastcraft ferries, will also be launching a new route from Bulalacao directly to Coron in Palawan soon.
If you're looking for a quiet and remote destination to enjoy the beach minus the crowds, Bulalacao will definitely a ...
Social media users were amused when numerous dolphins were spotted in Bulalacao, Oriental Mindoro but the province has long been recognized for hosting dolphin-watching activities
Facebook user Kristina Mangao shared a video of dolphins jumping across the surface of the ocean in Libtong, Bulalacao. According to her, it's the "first time in (the) history" of Libtong that it has happened.
However, user Daven Edjan shared that he and his companions spotted dolphins while they were headed to Bulalacao Port in 2017.
While it might have been the first time that dolphins were spotted in that ...
It was a pleasant Friday morning when our boat sped past the tip of a long wooden pier jutting out from the mangrove beach of Sitio Bangkal in Bulalacao town. We've read that our island destination for this morning is the most "developed" among all islands in Bulalacao. Now after two decades of shunning beach destinations like Boracay, we've become apprehensive about visiting places with the "developed" tag. But curiosity still got the better of us.