Skip to main content

Philippines Tourist Spots: SNORKEL FUN AT APO ISLAND


§ Depart for Zamboanguita, 27.8 kms. south of Dumaguete City. 30 minute drive to Malatapay. Another half hour travel by pumpboat which takes you to Apo Island.
§ Walk through the island’s quaint village on your way to the marine sanctuary, a 15,000 square meter reserve teeming with abundant coral cover and aquatic life.Apo Island, a 72 – hectare volcanic island is known for its marine reserve and fish sanctuary. You can see lush coral gardens and wall reefs and variety of big fish. Take your pick from the nine dive sites around APO.
§ Snorkeling…
§ Lunch at the rustic Apo Island Beach Resort.
§ A 30 minute trek to the lighthouse, with a panoramic view of the island.
§ Spend the rest of the day swimming, beachcombing, or just lazing at the white pebble beach before heading back to the mainland by mid – afternoon.
§ FEES
o ENTRANCE –        General Admission - PhP 100.00/ pax
 Resident of the Province – PhP  25.00/pax
                                Dauin resident, Minors,Students in the Province – PhP 10.00/pax
                                Senior Citizen – PhP 5.00/pax
o DIVING WITHIN SANCTUARY
                                General Fee – PhP 300.00/pax
                                Resident of the Province – PhP  200.00/pax
                                Dauin resident, Minors,Students in the Province – PhP 100.00/pax

o DIVING OUTSITE SANCTUARY
                                General Fee – PhP 300.00/pax
                                Resident of the Province – PhP  200.00/pax
                                Dauin resident, Minors,Students in the Province – PhP 100.00/pax
                                                                      
GETTING THERE . . .
§ POINT OF ORIGIN – Dumaguete City
§ DESTINATION’S LOCATION – Barangay Apo, Dauin
§ DISTANCE – About 5kms from Dauin coastline.
§ MODE OF TRANSPORTATION
o By bus  to Zamboanguita. In Dumaguete, check Ceres Bus Terminal southbound bus at Calindagan  Dumaguete City, Tel. No. 035 225 – 9030.
                PhP  DGTE – ZAMBOANGUITA  AIRCON BUS            
                PhP  DGTE – ZAMBOANGUITA NON-AIRCON BUS
o Motorized Outrigger Boat  3 pm – DAILY; 6 am – 5 pm WEDNESDAYS
                PhP 250/pax/ one – way  APO ISLAND – MALATAPAY vice –versa

§ ACCOMMODATION within the vicinity
-     Liberty’s Community Lodge Tel. No. 035 424 – 0888 or  
                Mobile No. 63 920 – 238 – 5704 or surf the web www.apoisland.com
-    Apo Island Beach Resort Mobile: 09102193359; surf the web  www.apoislandbeachresort.com or book at Paradise Travel and Tours 035 225 – 5490.

Popular posts from this blog

Abs Workout for Men at Home without Equipment

For busy men, and has less time to go to the gym and to do the program and routines, this workout below will definitely give you access to a total Rectus abdominis muscle enhancement, and the workout itself does need any gym equipment designed to be done at home or any where applicable. All muscles that fall under your abs, are specifically developed in a special routine. You must follow, these sets and levels to make sure that your body can slowly adjust to your workout. I might me necessary to do stretching before doing your training session. This will definitely, saves you money and time!  Total Abs
Abs Workout for Men at Home without Equipment Power AbsPower Abs for Home
Code of AbsCode of Abs For Men BackUpBackUp Workout For Men at Home Armor AbsArmor Abs Abs of SteelAbs of Steel For Men and Women Hard CoreHard Core for Home Bane Workout

PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 603 THE CHILD AND YOUTH WELFARE CODE

PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 603
THE CHILD AND YOUTH WELFARE CODE Promulgated December 10, 1974

Ang Presidential Decree Bilang 603 o mas kilala sa tawag na Child and Youth welfare Code nang Pilipinas ay isang batas na nagsasaad sa pagpapahalaga n gating bansa sa mga kabataan. Si pangulong Ferdinand Marcos ang gumawa ng batas na ito. Isinaad sa batas na ito na ang bawat bata ay dapat pahalagahan ng lahat ng mamamayan. Ang pamilya ang pangunahing naghuhulma ng kanyang pagkatao at kaisipan sa tulong ng pamahalaan. Ang tulong ng pamahalaan ay sa pamamagitan ng mga institusyon tulad ng mga paaralan, ang simbahan at ang pamayanan.
Sa batas rin na ito makikita ang karapatan ng bawat bata na dapat ipatupad sa mga wala pang 21 na taong gulang. Ang mga ito ay:

(1) Every child is endowed with the dignity and worth of a human being from the moment of his conception, as generally accepted in medical parlance, and has, therefore, the right to be born well.
(2) Every child has the right to a wholesom…

Outdoor Recreation for Filipino Kids

The world is rapidly changing. Everything is slowly adapting to the technological advancements that are happening. The evidence of this rapid change is seen everywhere. People cannot leave without their cell phone, tablets are sold everywhere and computers are incorporated into almost everything. Some say that the Philippines is a developing country but you must take note that it is undeniable that you are already in the modern age.
These gadgets make your life easier. It helps you in your everyday tasks. With just a touch of a button, you can already control everything. But there are several problems associated with it. People (adult and kids) tend to stay inside and forget the health benefits given to them by outdoor recreational activities. Most of the time kids are just inside the house,texting, playing, or watching movies, not knowing the hazards that they are facing.

Outdoor recreation gives you the active lifestyle that you need to stay healthy and fit.Filipinos in the 90s wer…