El Nido Travel Blog› entry 9 of 42 › view all entries
night it is time to sleep in today just relaxing - first time on my trip I will
actually sleep in. But there is a bit of a catch to the concept of sleeping in.
The town is running solely on generator power. Which means the power will be
El Nido got
its charms being so small and still off the main tourist drag - but it is
developing very fast - too fast for its own good I think.
But I guess
when I meet somebody ten years from now telling me - yeah I have just been to
El Nido - and they got lots of hotel with aircon and 24 hour power everyday.
Then I can tell - nice - but I went to El Nido when it was the real deal - when
they only had power from 6 till 6 and they had zoning meaning there is a schedule
determining which part of the town got power which night - the rest will get
there power cut from 6 till around 9 at night.
The rest of
the day I just walk a bit around the town - which really don't take very long -
then you been on every street 4-5 times. Rest of the day I am just hanging out
looking at the ocean and trying to read - not doing a good job at it. Then time
for one last big effort - the sunset - the beautiful sunset of