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Balabac Travel Requirement

After almost 2 years of closure due to the pandemic, Balabac has already reopened to local and foreign guests. It has been a long wait since our last Balabac group tour on March 12, 2020. This February 2022, we’re opening Group/Joiner Tours and Private Tours to visitors who are fully vaccinated. Continue reading to check...
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bags in balabac

Bags and Luggage on Your Balabac Tour?

What can I do with my bags if I’m traveling to Balabac? Can I leave it in Puerto Princesa? This is a common question we receive from backpackers or guests who are traveling for a while. We are different types of travelers especially when it comes to packing. Some are light-packers while some carry as...
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Crocodiles in Balabac

Crocodiles in Balabac

Travelers who are planning to visit Philippines’ last of the last frontier often hesitate when they hear that there are saltwater crocodiles in Balabac. We have written about it in passing on our previous posts “Is Balabac Safe? and Balabac Safety.” This one is a dedicated post about Balabac crocodiles hoping to provide light and...
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Balabac Tour Operator

Which Balabac Tour Operator Should You Book?

We know that you’re also looking at other tour operators in Balabac. And you should! Because all travelers should do their own research to find which package fits their personality and budget. So we are writing this blog to help you decide if you should choose another operator other than us, and to remind you...
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Where to stay in Puerto Princesa

Where To Stay In Puerto Princesa 2023

Wondering where to stay in Puerto Princesa before your Balabac Private or Group Tour so that we can pick you up conveniently? Want a luggage-keeping service for your bags while you are in the tour? Please read on. It is highly suggested that you spend a night in a lodge in Puerto Princesa where we...
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Candaraman Island and Starfish Island

Candaraman Island and Starfish Island in Balabac

Candaraman Island is one of the main highlights of Balabac Palawan alongside Onok Island and Punta Sebaring. Among Balabac’s 32 islands, Candaraman Island is a top destination because of the sandbar near it which we call Starsfih Island, teeming with adorable Chocolate Chip Starfish that are countless in number. Candaraman Island The island of Candaraman...
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Best time to visit Balabac

Best Time To Visit Balabac

When is the best time to visit Balabac? This is another tricky question we get asked a lot next to “Is Balabac safe?”. Straight out, the answer is during the Summer months of March, April, and May. During this time, expect tp see more people in the islands, although it will not compare to the...
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Balabac Safety

Balabac Safety

Earlier this year I wrote a blogpost in my personal website about safety in Balabac, and I entitled in "Is Balabac Safe?" to give the best explanation I could give to people asking the question. I feel like it is the time to update this article through this page since many things have changed since...
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Finding love in a Balabac Group Tour

We Found Love in a Balabac Group Trip

Balabac Group Tour June 2019 It was March 2019 when I saw these amazing photos of crystal clear waters, sandbars and Starfish Island on Instagram. I instantly fell in love with the place, did further research and found that it’s in Balabac Palawan. Without second thoughts, I booked a flight to Puerto Princesa and asked...
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Onok Island All You need To Know

Onok Island – All You Need To Know

Probably the most sought-after island in the Philippines, Onok Island is a tiny piece of paradise in the south of Palawan that features expansive shallow clear waters, giant clams, a sand bar appearing during low tide, wild sea turtles, a coral reef, and a stilt over-water walkway. Onok Island Aerial View – Balabac Palawan Are...
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