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Boracay and El Nido join TripAdvisor’s List of Best Beaches in Asia

Posted on February 27, 2018

Booking and travel review site TripAdvisor recently named White Beach in Boracay and Nacpan Beach in El Nido as two of the ten best beaches in Asia in its 2018 Travellers’ Choice Awards. White Beach in Boracay took the second spot while Nacpan Beach in El Nido was at number eight. The winners were determined based on the quantity and quality of traveler reviews and ratings for beaches on TripAdvisor, gathered over a course of 12 months. According to TripAdvisor,Read More

Third time’s the charm in Boracay

Posted on November 4, 2017

We went to Boracay for the third time exactly a day after it made headlines for being hailed as the best island in the world by Conde Nast Traveler Magazine for the second year in a row. Earlier in July this year, it was included by Travel + Leisure magazine in its list of the top islands in the world. Both results were based on polls conducted by the said publications on travelers from all over the world. Boracay, theRead More

Our Unforgettable Stay at Boracay Regency Hotel

Posted on August 3, 2015

We spent our first wedding anniversary in Boracay last April 2015. Since we were there for a special occasion, we wanted to splurge a little and not scrimp on accommodation. After much searching and deliberation, we finally found that special place which will be our home during our vacation – Boracay Regency Hotel. We immediately fell in love with it when we stumbled upon its website. It looked quaint and very welcoming. It did not disappoint us. When we arrived,Read More

Part 3: The many things that you can do in Boracay

Posted on July 29, 2015

“When in Boracay, do as the locals do!,” a middle-aged lady selling souvenirs in Talipapa said this to us in the vernacular. She said that in Boracay, one is free to do what he wishes to do (as long as it’s legal) or wear what suits his taste, and nobody will care about you. That adage, I reckon, yet applies to almost every locality. During our vacation, I found out that one will never run out of things to doRead More

Part 2: Boracay through the eyes of a first-timer

Posted on July 27, 2015

We woke up early to catch the Boracay sunshine. We got dressed and immediately headed out to find breakfast. From the multitude of restaurants that dot D’ Mall, we settled for Jammers because there were just a few diners plus it looked affordable. My first breakfast in Boracay was American – two slices of toast, two sunny side up eggs, three strips of bacon, sausage and coffee. My wife, meanwhile, ordered longanisa with egg and rice. After our quick meal,Read More

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