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This gem just opposite of Dumaguete is a must see

How to get from Cebu City to Siquijor

How to get from Cebu City to Siquijor

There are many ways to get from Cebu island or Cebu City to Siquijor. And for every budget as well. You can go by plane, to Sibulan Airport, close to Dumaguete port and travel from there with the ferry Or you can do the whole trip by bus, which is actually quite astonishing trip with some views that you should not miss. I did that trip the other way around: from Dumaguete to Cebu by bus, you can read about…

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How to travel from Siquijor to Cebu or Bohol

How to travel from Siquijor to Cebu or Bohol

Siquijor has ferries going in all directions. You can travel to Dumaguete, where you can find Sibulan Airport f.e. or travel from there to Cebu by bus.  But you can also travel directly from Siquijor to Cebu Island by ferry, You can even bring a motorcycle or a car. And there are daily ferries leaving for Tagbilaran in Bohol. Make sure you plan your trip in advance, since weather conditions can influence departure. Timetable changes due to weather or maintenance…

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Ferry Schedules From Siquijor to Dumaguete

Ferry Schedules From Siquijor to Dumaguete

Ferry schedules and bus timetables do change every now and then, shipping lines are added or closed down, and busses transferred through other routes, but roughly transportation in the Philippines is an ongoing business, that only has minor changes. Only the weather can be a big pain in the ass, especially when it come to leaving Siquijor Island. High waves can cause small boats to skip a trip. Make sure you check the weather, before planning your trip back to…

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Ferry Schedules from Dumaguete to Siquijor

Ferry Schedules from Dumaguete to Siquijor

Although bus and ferry schedules in the Philippines are due to weather conditions, maintenance and strategic changes. And posting schedules on a website involves the risk schedules are outdated, I do wish to publish the ferry schedules from Dumaguete to Siquijor. So many people wonder if you can make it from Sibulan Airport to the last Ferry leaving for Siquijor Arriving from Cebu Airport on the afternoon flight in Dumaguete you can make it to the last ferries departing from…

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Travelling from Siquijor to Dumaguete with a Motorcycle

Travelling from Siquijor to Dumaguete with a Motorcycle

Before you can leave your region in the Philippines with your new registered motorcycle you need an signed authorisation from the Land Transportation Office. This paper comes with your registration and plate numbers. Without this letter of authorisation you are not allowed to leave your region, and fines can go as high as 2,000 pesos. Once you have your set of registration papers, you are free to travel I travelled with Montenegro RoRo leaving Siquijor Island at 10am on weekdays….

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Can you save a palm tree

Can you save a palm tree

This morning I was sitting in the restaurant writing my diary when I noticed the hotel owner and staff were working on the beach, a lot of rope, chains and people and a palmtree in the ocean, tipped over by the harsh winds. They tried to save the tree. Amazing. So I jumped to the opportunity to film it and add it to my fast growing Leaving Holland Channel on YouTube.   And here is the rescued tree. It took…

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Islandia Beach Resort, Gold Sky Sea View and Coral Cay

Islandia Beach Resort, Gold Sky Sea View and Coral Cay

Siquijor offers a wide range of resorts and homestay facilities for both short stay and long stay. From dorm to high quality resorts, all is available. During my one year stay in Siquijor I used both homestay for long stay rent and resorts. Here is an overview: Islandia Beach Resort A little outside the hustle and buzz of the tourist strip in San Juan you can find Islandia Beach Resort. Their beautiful palm tree planted beach is a pleasant place…

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