Secret or Hidden Beach Matinloc Island

El Nido, Palawan

Secret or Hidden Beach, located on Matinloc Island in El Nido Palawan, is a pocket of white sand beach at the corner of a sinkhole, that is inaccessible by boat and surrounded by steep rock walls. To reach it, divers must swim underwater through a narrow crevice in a rock wall.

At noon, the sun streams in through the opening, allowing a play of light and shadow against its limeston ...

e walls. The beach floor drops abruptly. According to local legend, this beach inspired Alex Garland's novel The Beach, which was written while the author was in El Nido.

El Nido is one of the top tourist destinations in Palawan, which is often referred to as the "Philippines' Last Frontier". In the November??"December 2007 issue of the National Geographic Traveler's magazine, Palawan was chosen as one of the best travel destinations in the world, and particularly, it recommended El Nido and the Calamianes Islands.  Wiki

Secret or Hidden Beach Matinloc Island News

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    For the first time in my life, I'm finally heading to the province of Palawan. It has been in my birthday wish list since 2014 (you can check out my wish list HERE). With the said wish list, comes several itineraries that I have prepared ahead when the day comes. However those itineraries are designed for solo or for couples, making it partially useless for this trip. I was not expecting that I'd be going to Palawan with five other people. Thankfully the said people are none other that my family; my mom, brother, sister, my wife KC and my baby daughter. The sixth member of the group was my dad ...

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    El Nido is one of the most visited places in the Philippines by the foreign tourists. Youll be surprised how foreigners almost exceed the numbers of locals in El Nido.

  • The Most Beautiful Island In The World

    The Most Beautiful Island In The World

    How do you describe the most beautiful island in the world through words?

    Stunning? Ethereal? I dont think these are enough. As our tour guide has told me, you can not know exactly how beautiful Palawan is until youve seen it for yourself. And I agree with him.

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    Island hopping in El Nido, Palawan, Philippines. March 2017. Secret beaches, hidden lagoons and crystal clear waters.

  • The Lagoons Of El Nido Palawan Island Philippines

    The Lagoons Of El Nido Palawan Island Philippines

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    There are many different tours you can take. One of the most popular tours is a boat tour to visit the lagoons of El Nido including the Small Lagoon, Big Lagoon and the Secret Lagoon. There are heaps of tour operators in El Nido and they all refer to this tour as Tour A (Lagoon Tour). The Lagoon Tour generally leaves around 9am and returns at 4pm.

    It costs 1200 Peso ...

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    Still dreaming of this magical place. Someone take me backkkkkk!

    After a whole day of exploring Puerto Princesa, it was finally time to head to El Nido. Six hours later we found ourselves at El Nido Bus Terminal. It was still dawn when we arrived, specifically around 1am. It was kinda part of the plan since we were not planning to book any rooms that night. At first we thought maybe we could just stay at the terminal for the entire night but after an hour we went to Tay Miloy's Inn to drop our bags (where we plan to stay the following night) and had very early breakfast because everyone was ...