Beach Bumming at Borawan Island

My dear readers, my apologies for posting late. I’ve been in this island twice this year and it’s still a beauty. Below are the photos;

beautiful face of sunrise

beautiful face of sunrise

spectacular sunrise

spectacular sunrise

sunrise signifies new hope, new beginning

sunrise signifies new hope, new beginning

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enjoying nature's beauty with friends

enjoying nature’s beauty with friends

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bliss :)

bliss šŸ™‚

How to Get There:

WeĀ traveledĀ via private vehicle. It’s around 5-6 hrs drive from manila.

here’s how to get there via bus; byĀ http://www.pinoyadventurista.com

1. Take aĀ busĀ bound forĀ LucenaĀ and get off at theĀ Grand Terminal. There areĀ bus companiesĀ that has regular trips to Lucena. We took Jac Liner in Buendia, fare is around 220 pesos and travel time is about 3-4 hours.

2. From the grandĀ terminal, take aĀ mini-bus bound forĀ UnisanĀ and get off atĀ Brgy. MaraoĀ in the town ofĀ Padre Burgos. Fare is about 40Ā pesosĀ andĀ travelĀ time is around 45 minutes.

3. Look forĀ Vista Playa RestaurantĀ and ask where you canĀ rentĀ a boat going to theseĀ beaches. Prices depend on how many are you in the group and how many islands you wish to visit (600 – 1,500 pesos).

 

 

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Mt. Manalmon

passing the Madlum river through a raft

passing the Madlum river through a raft

Mt Manalmon summit

Mt Manalmon summit

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river trekking

river trekking

rock diving

rock diving

I crossed the monkey bridge :)

I crossed the monkey bridge šŸ™‚

hiking buddies :)

hiking buddies šŸ™‚

QUICK INFO
MT. MANALMON
SanĀ Miguel, Bulacan
Major jump-off: Sitio Madlum, Brgy. Sibul, San Miguel
LLA: 15Ā°15.11’N; 121Ā°1.22′ E; 196 MASL
Days required / Hours to summit: Half-day / 1 hour
Specs: Minor climb, Difficulty 2/9, Trail class 1-2
Source:Ā http://pinoymountaineer.com