a nature waLK is absolutely great in this area ONLY if you know where you're heading. The water level gets high from 12nn til 3pm (maybe). It's not at all safe to count on your swimming skills especially if you're not aware of it's perimeter. There were suspicious movements that we saw ..er heard... on the water then, ... gone!more
bring your cooking set and cook the way you like it.... or say as you can... We have brought rice and canned goods but you can also buy FRESH fish in the market (talipapa)
In going to Padre Burgos, this ordinary bus is the most convenient way to save time. Buses have their own schedules and leave the terminal on time but picks up passengers along the way. In case you have a big bag, just pay an extra seat to avoid cramp space. From the town proper, there are a lot of tricycles to bring you to your destination. From...more
Aboard bus ride going to Lucena. Jam transit, Jac Transit, Lucena Lines ... fare from LRT Buendia to SM Lucena is P216. Although you can also get off the bus in Grand Terminal. From Lucena look for jeepney, van or bus bound to Unisan or Andangan. Jeepney and bus rise cost P35 and Van cost P70. Get off Basyaw and ride a trike P9/pax going to the...more
Be careful in geting off the boat and walking to reach rock formations. At Mag-asawang bato rock formations, most flat rocks are either covered with mosses or embedded with sharp shells. Rock climbers are very adventurous. I talked to a tourism council member and heard that rock climbing in Borawan island is not yet approved as safe by the council.more
of this sea Urchin.ADMU Biology Major, Jaypee Tan described it as... one of the most hated and feared sea urchins in Philippine waters. Usually black with extremely long spines, pink and creamy white morphs have been seen. The spines are very brittle, hollow, and needle-sharp. Do not touch.more
(singing Collective Soul's song) a sea snake whahahah!!!am sure I've seen one. on our way Up to the house, this sea snake welcomed us by crossing the rocky path I was about to step on. whew! d big brothers didn't make fuszz about it, but I know.. am truLy aware of ................its danger!Jaypee Yan of ADMU, researched on this, and....here......more
We Thought that Borawan Island can be walked around. Actually it can but it will take more than 1 hour to do so. The stretch continues to Pagbilao which is another town in Quezon. We were lucky because kuya anthony (local guide) looked for us when we were LOST. But we enjoyed the walk except when we were already tired. The views are so great!