Boracay Aug 2010

Boracay Travel Blog

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1. have expensive but crappy breakfast at the domestic airport with friends

 

Below is a list of simple yet fun things to do while in Boracay island with your friends.  You don't really need to spend much to enjoy the place, but I guess it would also depend on how fun, happy, and adventurous the people you are with... no issues, no fighting,  no work problems, just plain and simple fun!! (numbers indicate photos taken)


1. have expensive but crappy breakfast at the domestic airport with friends...the fun part is sharing the food!

2-4. ride a small propeller jet plane to Caticlan airport (nearest Boracay)...don't worry, it's safe!

5. view the island on the left side of the plane (hello Boracay!)

6.

2. ride a small propeller jet plane to Caticlan airport (nearest Boracay)
check in at Royal Park Resort Hotel in Station 1 (border of Boracay's best beach, located at the beachfront plus reasonable rates!) ...need help? can refer you to my contact :)

7. walk alongside the beachfront stores, resorts, bars & restos

8. dine at D'Mall's casual fast food places for cheap prices

9. see the difference of a dim and cloudy day in Boracay... aah still beautiful!

10. take a walk on the soft sugary (and not so crowded) white sand of Boracay during lean season

11.  have a drink with friends at happy hour in various bars/resorts located in the island

12, 36. have an early happy hour at Bar Lo at Two Seasons resort (the earliest in the island! starts 1pm!)

13. take funny pictures with friends on the wide beach front of Boracay

14. Our favorite snack: try the ISAW (BBQ street food) stand near Cocomangas.

3. ride a small propeller jet plane to Caticlan airport (nearest Boracay)
.. also found all over the island, just look for meat on sticks! haha

15-18. have drinks at Juice bar, fun starts at 12mn

19. transfer to The Summer Place around 2am and parteeeey!

20, 24. have Mok prepare his special concoction for P1000 bucks (Phil peso) a bucket-full at The Summer Place

21-22, 25. try Mok's special concoction at The Summer Place, it's enough for everyone!

23. See how the staff pose almost by reflex when you point the cam at them haha (Mok and the staff at The Summer Place)

26. get tipsy or drunk in some bar... hey, it's a vacation! Let loose and have fun!

27. try the Shisha (waterpipe) with your friends at The Summer Place

28. jam with the DJs

29. wade / swim in the shallow and cool turquoise waters of Boracay island

30. enjoy an ice-cold refreshing drink at the beachfront

31.

4. ride a small propeller jet plane to Caticlan airport (nearest Boracay)
choose your resort beachfront and chillax!

32. munch on some beef or gambas salpicao at Two Seasons or Waling-Waling resorts (the best I've tried in the island!)

33. parasail at sunset or around the island at a cheap rate (don't forget to bargain!)

34. join the diligent and dedicated staff of the resorts every Habagat (strong winds from the ocean) morning in picking up debris to make their beachfront clean and beautiful (by noon, it's all gone!)

35. order a yummy pizza as an afternoon snack at Cocomangas, Two Seasons, or at Hey Jude (the best I've tried in the island)

36. chillax with friends  at a resort while discussing where to have dinner

37-38. do the tipsy-walk or dance in the sand hehe (...see the flying slipper!)

39. try using the self-timer of your cam and see what happens haha

40-42, 44-45, 56-58.

5. view the island on the left side of the plane
capture beautiful and scenic shots of Boracay island

43. appreciate the big rooms of my favorite resort, Royal Park

46. try the refreshing Mojitos at Bar Lo of Two Seasons

47. be adventurous and order some tongue (beef) in a sizzling plate! Mmmm! (Two Seasons resort's Lengua Sisig)

48. get addicted to the margaritas (regular or frozen) at Bar Lo of Two Seasons ... and it's buy 1 take 1 on happy hour!

49, 60. have a crepe breakfast at Paradiso, yuuummm! .. their Filipino breakfast choices are great too accdg to my friends :)

50. order a cocktail by the pitcher at Guilly's to share...

51. get acquainted with other vacationers at Guilly's (like the Kazakhstan girls)

52. Parteeey at The Summer Place (dance, drink, or just people watch!) :)

53. dance like there's no tomorrow!

54.

6. check in at Royal Park Resort Hotel in Station 1 (border of Boracay's best beach, at the beachfront plus reasonable rates!)
fancy some Starbucks? (recognize the green umbrella?) ;)

55. treat yourself to the oh-so-good (and famous!) fruitshake of Boracay Island at JONAH'S!

59. wave goodbye to the island on the right side of the plane (aww...see u again sooon)

61-62 look for Merly's BBQ stand (our favorite) near Cocomangas and try the popular CHORI or LONGGA burger(only in Boracay!) ...also found all over the island

63.  explore the island (and even go around that rock to the other side!)

 

 (more entries and photos to be added...) :)

 

mavicmongers says:
Thanks a ton for sharing your trip. Im thinking of making my way to Boracay...your pics and tips, have made it a easy choice. thanks again for sharing!!
Posted on: Sep 06, 2012
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