Capusan Beach and Marine Sanctuary is located in Cuyo, Palawan. It is fast rising to be a kiteboarder's haven in this small island. Just opposite the municipality's wharf, it has a wide sandy beach that tapers into a sandbar. The water is pristine and during the Amihan, northwest monsoon (October-March), it's quite windy. The waters directly offshore from the beach have been designated as a marine ...
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Its not for ordinary tourists but for intrepid adventurers who seek really off the beaten path, remote beaches in the Philippines.
I've personally been to these places and I can attest to the beaches that have been listed here. But then, its not only about the destination. The journey is quite interesting in getting to these places.
And if you brave the routes and length of travel, you will be rewarded with often white sandy shores without the crowds, touts or vendors. Below is a compilation of ten remote island beaches from Luzon to the Visayas and then Mindanao.
1. Cibang Cove (Cala ...
Capusan Beach in Cuyo is fast rising to be a kiteboarder's haven in this small island. Just opposite the municipality's wharf, it has a wide sandy beach that tapers into a sandbar. The water is pristine and during the Amihan, northwest monsoon (October-March), it's quite windy.
It has been eight long years since I first visited the island of Cuyo when I did a coffee table book project on Philippine heritage churches. I got fascinated with the island and vowed to come back and explore more, especially Agutaya.
I remember bathing in this strip of sand way back. I had the beach all to mysel ...
Although I didn't have the best time during the long ferry ride from Iloilo to Cuyo, my excitement shot up when we finally arrived in Cuyo Island. It was finally THE MOMENT! My first time to set foot in Palawan Province and on my way to explore this tiny remote island all by my lonesome. I already had a good first impression of Cuyo after seeing this long and inviting white sand beach conveniently lying beside the pier … beckoning to be discovered.
Cuyo was popularized by the Philippine romantic drama film "Ploning," starred by veteran actress Judy Ann Santos. After taking a walk along th ...