Monday, May 12, 2008

Carabao Island, Romblon, Philippines

Carabao Island
Carabao Island, part of San Jose town, is found at the southern most tip of Romblon. It is a 15-minute boat ride from the smaller island of Boracay, and has the same white-sand beaches and clear waters but with the added attraction of it's unique mystical caves. The island offers a more relaxed and laid-back atmosphere which is a direct opposite of it's sister island of Boracay, a popular tourist haven.

The best aspect of Carabao Island is it's dive spots: Lanas slope, West Wall, Devils Boulder, Gentle Wall, Tunnel Dive, Cathedral Cave, Channel Dive, Cemetery Wall, Village Reef and Lobster Wall.

Ivy's Vine Economy Resort is a small resort that offers it's guest a personalized and relaxing experience. There is a restaurant, bar, and dive shop. They initially offer 7 rooms and a dormitory with plans for expansion. Their rates are very affordable and all their facilities are new. They also provide boat transfer service to and from Caticlan, Boracay or Tablas.

Cellphone: +(63)(0920) 7904971

Nipa Hauz Beach Resort, Lanas Beach
Cellphone: +(63)(0920) 3643852

Vista Violeta, Hambil Beach
Cellphone: +(63)(0918) 3303718

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