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Re: El Nido Thread 3
« Reply #20 on: July 20, 2011, 09:50:54 AM »
you're welcome hottie! i was kinda disappointed too because most of the reviews I've read are from westerners and obviously, they call El Nido Resorts as "paradise".  For us filipinos who are more exposed to beaches, El Nido Resorts look common.  I wouldn't have complained if their prices are not that high.  If you're looking for good resorts in Palawan, I would recommend Amanpulo and Club Paradise.  Club Paradise is the next best thing-- very similar to Amanpulo when it comes to the set-up and beach front (both on their own island, you have your own villa, etc).  Not as luxurious as Amanpulo, but really really good enough for the price.

I hope I didn't disappoint you from staying at El Nido Resorts (maybe you can give it a try in the future), but if it's your first time in Palawan, I wouldn't say it's your best option  ;)  Enjoy Palawan!
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Re: El Nido Thread 3
« Reply #21 on: July 22, 2011, 12:59:55 PM »
             
                   Water and wine, thanks so much for the helpful tips.appreciate it so much.have a pleasant day.

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Re: El Nido Thread 3
« Reply #22 on: July 22, 2011, 04:54:02 PM »
mga sis, meron bang ibang way going to El Nido aside from direct flight from Manila and van ride from PPS?
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Re: El Nido Thread 3
« Reply #23 on: July 22, 2011, 05:07:12 PM »
^from Coron pwede ka mag-boat kaso mas mahal at maalon yung travel.
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Re: El Nido Thread 3
« Reply #24 on: July 22, 2011, 05:11:13 PM »
ah ok, thanks sis.

meron na bang nakapag-stay dito: http://www.elnidobeachhotel.com/company/company1.asp

nakalagay dyan Palio beach, near din ba yun ng Marina Garden Beach Resort?
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Re: El Nido Thread 3
« Reply #25 on: July 24, 2011, 05:49:38 PM »
Sis Water and Wine, thanks for posting your pics and providing detailed information. After reading your review, I'm considering Coron. Parang ayoko na pumunta sa El Nido hehe.
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Re: El Nido Thread 3
« Reply #26 on: July 27, 2011, 03:50:17 PM »
Wow, sis Lakwatsa! Galing nman n-try mu talaga ang ABCD tour. How much estimated expenses niyo? :)

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« Reply #27 on: July 27, 2011, 03:52:50 PM »
^sis, actual expenses ko kasama RT plane ticket - 11852.13.
pag kasama pati pasalubong - 16307.13 :D
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Re: El Nido Thread 3
« Reply #28 on: July 27, 2011, 05:09:58 PM »
^ sis lakwatsa! laki rin ng pasalubong almost half ng expenses hehe. me naman expected expenses ko for 4D/3N with 2 day island hopping lang is less than 7K excluding airfare (group package). RT plane ticket kase nasa P682 lang CP promo :)
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« Reply #29 on: July 27, 2011, 05:20:04 PM »
^naghoard kasi ako ng sandamakmak na kasoy at seafood haha :D
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Re: El Nido Thread 3
« Reply #30 on: July 29, 2011, 05:11:12 AM »
Will be in PPS-El Nido on Sept 4-7.

Eto sana IT ko. Open to suggestions.  ;)

Day 1
12:30 PM - ETA PPS
1:00 PM - Lunch at Ka Lui
2:00 PM - Check in at ______ (Haven't decided where to stay for 1 night)
3:00 PM - 5:30 PM - City Tour
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM - Firefly watching
8:00 PM - Dinner

Day 2
7:00 AM - 1:00 PM- En route to El Nido
2:00 PM - Check in at Marina Garden
3:00 PM - If Taraw Cliff Climbing is not available, sana makapag tour pa kami kahit sa Helicopter Island and/or 7-Commandos beach. May nag-offer kaya nito aside from ArtCafe? Nakalagay kasi sa site sila yung 1/2 day tour starts at 1PM.
7:00 PM - Dinner

Day 3
6:00 AM - 9:00  AM - Taraw Cliff Climbing (If hindi natuloy on Day 2)
10: 00 AM - 5: 00 PM - Combined Tour A+C (Sino may kilalang nag-ooffer din nito?)
7:00 PM - Dinner

Day 4
7:00 AM - 1:00 PM - En route to PPS
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM - Lunch and Pasalubong Spree
5:30 PM - ETD

Thanks so much in advance!
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Re: El Nido Thread 3
« Reply #31 on: August 17, 2011, 10:51:23 PM »
sisses, anyone here going to puerto princesa to el nido on october 6? 12:10noon kasi dating namin sa puerto princesa via cebu pac, just wondering baka may gusto sumabay sa van? kasi ang last trip puerto princesa to el nido is 11am.. so rent na lang [textspeak!] ng van going to el nido.. expensive kasi masyado kung solohin namin [textspeak!] van (almost 8k), 2 lang kami ng hubby ko e.. pm me lang po.. thanks

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Re: El Nido Thread 3
« Reply #32 on: August 18, 2011, 03:53:32 PM »
Sisses, may mga tours ba na puwedeng i-combine in one day?
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Re: El Nido Thread 3
« Reply #33 on: August 25, 2011, 11:12:36 PM »
^ sis pwedeng combine yun tours A-D. like Tour A & B at Tour C & D. discuss mo lang sa tour operators :)
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Re: El Nido Thread 3
« Reply #34 on: August 26, 2011, 09:45:37 AM »
^sis, actual expenses ko kasama RT plane ticket - 11852.13.
pag kasama pati pasalubong - 16307.13 :D


ang mahal ng nagastos mo sis! kalurkey, hehe.  pero PPS and El Nido ka naman di ba? plan ko El Nido lang. soon maybe or next year.
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Re: El Nido Thread 3
« Reply #35 on: August 26, 2011, 02:42:58 PM »
^yes sis saka kasi 1 wk kami dun kaya ganyan hehe.
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Re: El Nido Thread 3
« Reply #36 on: August 26, 2011, 03:02:18 PM »
^yes sis saka kasi 1 wk kami dun kaya ganyan hehe.

hi sis! im going back again sa el nido/ppc on nov 30 - december 4... can you share your contacts-van/island hopping.

this time kasi isang barangay kami and will rent a whole van nalang and will let the van wait na din...

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« Reply #37 on: August 26, 2011, 03:12:45 PM »
^kay hanny kami dati sis. sabihin mo nirefer kita para bigyan ka ng bonggang discount hihi. :D

request mo si loloy para may makulit kayong tour guide sa el nido ;)
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Re: El Nido Thread 3
« Reply #38 on: August 26, 2011, 03:56:33 PM »
^kay hanny kami dati sis. sabihin mo nirefer kita para bigyan ka ng bonggang discount hihi. :D

request mo si loloy para may makulit kayong tour guide sa el nido ;)

san kayo ng-stay sis?

here's my initial itinerary
nov. 30 - arrival/UR Tour/El Nido
dec. 01 - Tours A & B
dec. 02 - Tours C & D
dec. 03 - travel back to el nido/city tour
dec. 04 - pasalubong shopping/back to manila

how much charge niya sa van? tours?

 

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Re: El Nido Thread 3
« Reply #39 on: August 27, 2011, 01:20:48 AM »
^ sis pwedeng combine yun tours A-D. like Tour A & B at Tour C & D. discuss mo lang sa tour operators :)

si s pag combine mo yung say tour A&B pwede mo bang piliin yung island na gusto mo???

any  idea if magkano??

thanks sis :)

 

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