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  • Philippines Palawan, Diving The Jermil Wreck

    Discover this wreck that few dive in Palawan as it is away from the big tourism areas. It is located in Daplac bay on Boayan Island. Beautiful school of squids at the end! Filmed in May 2017. Thanks to the chief and the local community to keep this wreck a marine park to increase marine life in the bay and for the enjoyment of diving visitors!

  • Port Barton Experience The Old And Untouched Palawan

    Port Barton Experience The Old And Untouched Palawan

    Between Coron in danger of being destroyed and El Nido slowly getting overrun, Palawan purists are in search of the good old days. Before the jostling crowds and the badly-planned theme parks, there was just paradise. Now that Palawan is approaching a tipping point, one of the small lights glimmering in the distance is Port Barton.

  • Palawan Puerto Princesa City Tour

    Palawan Puerto Princesa City Tour

    It is my third time in Puerto Princesa City, Palawan (PPS). The first time, I came with a friend and our main destination is the underground river. We decided to explore Honda Bay and do a city tour but I got sick and we ended up staying in the hotel and watching a movie at the cinema. The second time, I just stayed briefly since we went to El Nido, which by the way, is a must-visit.

  • Coron Ultimate Tour, Palawan Experience

    It was a rainy day but still a great experience. Kayangan lake is my favourite (Not the trekking part tho).

  • Tubbataha Reefs Draw Enhanced Protection

    Tubbataha Reefs Draw Enhanced Protection

    The Tubbataha Reefs Natural Park, a United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) World Heritage Site, is now considered as a Particularly Sensitive Sea Area (TRNP-PSSA).

    This came after the Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) finally approved the MEPC Resolution on the TRNP in the Sulu Sea PSSA.

    The Tubbataha Reefs Natural Park (TRNP) sits in the center of the Sulu Sea, and is located within the Coral Triangle, an area of important biological and marine diversity. Covering almost 97,030 hectares, it ...

  • A Tale Of The Almost Forgotten Honda Bay Of Puerto Princesa And My Unfortunate Allergic Reaction

    A Tale Of The Almost Forgotten Honda Bay Of Puerto Princesa And My Unfortunate Allergic Reaction

    Before they paved the way for an easier access to El Nido, it was all about Puerto Princesa. It was a no brainer, almost. Coron is too expensive and El Nido is practically impossible unless youre an A-lister. Puerto Princesa was the easier choice. After all, it is the jump off point to reach the world famous Underground River.