The Boracay Saga – The Start of a New Beginning

Ed and I had really planned to stay only a few days.  R and family, J and family, and my mom were scheduled to stay 5 days, but for me, I thought that would be too long.  For one thing, it would have become really expensive for us because everything on the island had dollarContinue reading “The Boracay Saga – The Start of a New Beginning”

The Boracay Saga – Day 3

was windy and cold yet again.  I take back what I said earlier – this is not the best time to go to Boracay if you want peace and quiet.  The very best time would probably be sometime January or February because then, there are no people (ultra-low season) and the sea is calm (noContinue reading “The Boracay Saga – Day 3”

The Boracay Saga – Day 2

.. was an unusually long day.  As short as yesterday had gone, but with as much happening I guess, today was one of the longest days I have ever enjoyed. We woke up at the crack of dawn and decided we were going to move.  The children wanted to be closer to the beach andContinue reading “The Boracay Saga – Day 2”

The Boracay Saga – Day 1

A sufficient ending to a chaotic day.. It started in the Lumbia Airport (see previous post).  Ed had gone ahead on PAL because of his family benefit (his round trip tickets are always much cheaper than my one way fares).  My mom’s and my flight was uneventful, though relatively longer than usual because of rainContinue reading “The Boracay Saga – Day 1”

The Boracay Saga – Introduction

If you will recall in my previous post, I mentioned that recently, I have made a goal to visit at least three (3) “new” provinces/destinations each year.  This year, they were Puerto Princesa in Palawan (DONE! – June 18-22, 2011), Boracay and Bacolod.  Well, guess what?  Right now, I am sitting in an airport restaurant (Cookie’s)Continue reading “The Boracay Saga – Introduction”