sleepy town of el nido
and isaw too! sarap! (grilled pig/chicken intestines)
and balut of course!
we went diving the next day, thats jao with a big school of yellow snappers
and more yellow snappers...
sumisu island. we had our lunch/safety stop on this gorgeous island after dive #1
kids hanging out in a sari-sari store
walking around the town's market, looking for pasalubong
view from our hammock
where to stay:
chizlyk cottage - best beachfront cottages in el nido town according to us. P900 a night. call anna bacsa at 09198799333. she only has 3 rooms so book early.
marina garden beach resort - nice cottages also. plus i love their hammocks. and cheap too. P700 a night
tricycle from town to LIO airport - P150
everywhere else is walking distance
el nido marine club - 2200 for 2 fun dives
palawan divers - 2300 for 2 fun dives + a brief stop at small lagoon
where to eat:
el nido boutique and art cafe - jao loved their ginger something cake. i liked their fresh orange juice. we bought our souvenir shirts from here also.
pura vida - they got a very nice view of the limestone cliffs and surrounding waters. jao didnt like their banana shake though. i only had a few bottles of san mig light. beer's cold so im happy :)
squidos - their breaded squid was good. and jao liked their pizza. plus you can watch football matches here.
cafe taiyo - garlic shrimp was delicious. and jao's pancit bihon was yummy too.
more el nido town photos here