Category Archives: Beaches and Diving

GET IN THE FLOW – 7th FLOW SurfYogaSamba Weekend Retreat in Baler

Flow SurfYogaSamba Baler Philippines Surf Beach Board


What a weekend.

3 days of fun and excitement.
72 hours with new friends and new experiences.

But leave it to me to wait over a month to write this post. One of these days I’ll stop procrastinating. Until then, here was the weekend……


Surfista Travels Group Boards


When I first started this Philippines based website I was still based out of Vancouver, Canada. I started reading other related blogs to get a better idea of what everyone else was up to, which progressed into following travel and Philippine Tweeters.  I’m glad I did because Twitter turned out to be one of best ways to meet people …


Dawal Beach Resort Candelaria Zambales


Family trip to Dawal Beach Resort in Candelaria, Zambales – I was fortunate to have my parents come and visit me while living here in the Philippines. It was my Dad’s first time to the country and was great to see him experience the new culture.

We were staying in Pampanga near our relatives in Floridablanca when it was …

WHITE BEACH – Boracay Island

White Beach Boracay Island


Boracay is one of the most famous islands in the Philippines, if not the world. Most recently it was ranked #2 for the ‘Travellers Choice Awards” by TripAdvisor and was on the “Top Ten Islands” list by Travel + Leisure.

Take my advice: Do not make your first trip to Boracay hung over. I did. Bad move.

After …


El Nido Island Hoping Tours Palawan


One of the main attractions when visiting El Nido is island hoping around one of the 45 islands and inlets. The crystal clear waters and sea life are a great place for diving and snorkeling.

On our second day in town, we met a wonderful couple from Montreal who were staying in the cottage next to us. They recommended …