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Author Topic: Davao City and Samal Island thread 8  (Read 48194 times)

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Re: Davao City and Samal Island thread 8
« Reply #200 on: November 03, 2012, 04:25:29 PM »
^ we got ours naman Manila-Davao P1800 RT for 2pax and Davao-Manila P1900 for December travel. magkaibang date ko ni-book :)

naghahanap din kami ng kasabay for water rafting kasi weekday yun sched namin (December 14) tas dalawa lang kami. i've contacted Davao Wild Water Adventure and they said they will check if they can fit us pa with other group.
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Re: Davao City and Samal Island thread 8
« Reply #201 on: November 03, 2012, 04:52:02 PM »
where is the best area to have zipline in Davao? Thanks heaps!

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Re: Davao City and Samal Island thread 8
« Reply #202 on: November 03, 2012, 10:26:53 PM »
^^ sige kontakin ko din muna sila para isingit na lang din kami sa ibang group.  :) kami feb 3-5 next year.
^ sis balak namin itry dalawang klase ng zip line if ever. yung zip city (most scenic ayon sa nabasa ko) at accelerator (fastest in asia daw).   ;D
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Re: Davao City and Samal Island thread 8
« Reply #203 on: November 04, 2012, 01:21:57 PM »
^ sis contact DWA thru their FB page. they never answer kasi their email and yun contact page sa website nila.

kami we're considering Camp Sabro's zipline. kasi it's the 2nd longest zip line sa pinas and has amazing view of Mt. Apo :D downside lang eh sobrang layo.
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Re: Davao City and Samal Island thread 8
« Reply #204 on: November 05, 2012, 12:37:07 PM »
Hello mga sis! Can someone recommend a hotel for a family of 4? Yung child friendly that is not too pricey. Just an overnight stay lang naman. Thanks!

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Re: Davao City and Samal Island thread 8
« Reply #205 on: November 08, 2012, 03:08:40 PM »
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Re: Davao City and Samal Island thread 8
« Reply #206 on: November 10, 2012, 12:36:33 AM »
sis CH3 ... Bagobo House Hotel (http://www.davaobagobohousehotel.com/) dito kame nag stay ng family ko (4adults/1child kame nun) last 2009, ok ang location sis :)
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Re: Davao City and Samal Island thread 8
« Reply #207 on: November 14, 2012, 08:35:31 AM »
^ we got ours naman Manila-Davao P1800 RT for 2pax and Davao-Manila P1900 for December travel. magkaibang date ko ni-book :)

naghahanap din kami ng kasabay for water rafting kasi weekday yun sched namin (December 14) tas dalawa lang kami. i've contacted Davao Wild Water Adventure and they said they will check if they can fit us pa with other group.

Sayang sis, naghahanap din kami pero bet. Dec 2 & 4 kami :/

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Re: Davao City and Samal Island thread 8
« Reply #208 on: November 14, 2012, 11:27:27 PM »
anyone na may samal island hopping on Dec 8? pa-join ;D
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Re: Davao City and Samal Island thread 8
« Reply #209 on: November 15, 2012, 11:46:28 AM »
will be going to Davao on Saturday! Sa mga taga Davao, how's the weather? tia :)

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Re: Davao City and Samal Island thread 8
« Reply #210 on: November 15, 2012, 03:26:26 PM »
where is the best area to have zipline in Davao? Thanks heaps!

I went ziplining near Eden Nature Resort :)

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Re: Davao City and Samal Island thread 8
« Reply #211 on: November 16, 2012, 12:04:15 AM »
Anyone doing rafting or river tubing on dec 3 or 4?  sama! 2 lang kasi kami eh.. they need 5/ 6

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Re: Davao City and Samal Island thread 8
« Reply #212 on: November 19, 2012, 01:33:14 PM »
Just got back from Davao.  During the trip, my friends and I stayed at Green Windows Dormitel.  I highly recommend this place kasi bago pa lang tapos ang ganda at linis ng room at bathroom nila.  May hot and cold shower pa tapos may libreng newspaper on a Sunday.  Very accommodating then ang staff then yung location is so accessible.
Davao is tahimik at malinis ang lugar nila. You seldom see any trash in the street.  We went to some tourist spots and I was disappointed with the statue of David at the Times Beach because it is not used to be as what I have seen in the photos. Napabayaan na ang lugar at hindi na siya maiiconsider na tourist attraction. 

About Lachi's I think yung specialty nila which is unforgettable pork ribs, is overrated.  Kasi nothing special sa dish na iyon tapos wala pang side dish tapos yung iba may side dish.  When we asked if mayroon bang side dish they just simply told us na naubos na.  Pero ang nagustohan ko sa Lachi's is their sweets. Masarap ang 5-chocolate torte at dulce de leche cheesecake.  Yung ulam nila, nothing special.

On our last stay in Davao, we went to Isla Reta Beach. Fine din ang sand at crystal clear ang water.  We enjoyed swimming at Isla Reta kasi wala masyadong tao tapos ang tahimik.  It seems like we own the resort. 

In addition pala, if gusto niyo gumimik to some of Davao's sikat bars like Hybrid and Starr, wag kayo pumunta on a Sunday kasi close. :D  All in all, I left my heart in Davao.  Wish I can visit the place again.

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Re: Davao City and Samal Island thread 8
« Reply #213 on: November 23, 2012, 04:25:07 PM »
Im planning to go here next year. Family vacation or baka kami na lang muna ni hubby. Dami ko need ibackread  ;) pero ask ko na rin mga sis, madami din bang murang makakainan ng seafood dito? Hehe..isa kasi yan sa fave namin ni hubby.  ;) tia!
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Re: Davao City and Samal Island thread 8
« Reply #214 on: November 29, 2012, 05:48:24 PM »
Does anyone here tried to check in at Green Windows Dormitel?

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Re: Davao City and Samal Island thread 8
« Reply #215 on: December 01, 2012, 10:22:01 AM »
^sis when i went to Davao, we stayed at Windows Dormitel. Maganda ang rooms nila tapos bagong bago pa. :)

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Re: Davao City and Samal Island thread 8
« Reply #216 on: December 01, 2012, 05:06:49 PM »
^Thank you sis. One more question, is it accesible to public transpo? Ty

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Re: Davao City and Samal Island thread 8
« Reply #217 on: December 03, 2012, 09:52:33 AM »
^yes sis kasi it is near downtown lang and there are also some taxis na nagsta-standby sa dormitel :)

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Re: Davao City and Samal Island thread 8
« Reply #218 on: December 03, 2012, 12:04:48 PM »
hope wala na si Pablo before our trip this Friday.  :-\
sayang ang schedule  >:(
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Re: Davao City and Samal Island thread 8
« Reply #219 on: December 03, 2012, 04:55:48 PM »
^ i was thankful pa naman na ngayong week na dumating si Pablo kasi sa 2nd week kami andun :D sensya na sis :) pero sana nga makadaan na nga sya kasi sa forecast alam ko nasa Visayas and Luzon area na sya by Thursday & Friday. pray ka din sis at offer ako ng eggs kay Sta. Clara hehe. ganyan gagawin ko eh  ;D
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