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I lived in the municipality for 7 months. This place is 18 km away from my home. Going through my bike, pedaling for more than an hour, enjoying the view, burning calories is my... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 16 February 2016
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Manila, Philippines
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Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

I lived in the municipality for 7 months. This place is 18 km away from my home. Going through my bike, pedaling for more than an hour, enjoying the view, burning calories is my normal weekend well spent in this spot. Sunrise is magnificent that I even spent my 27th year of sunrise here. The waves, the quiet beach, the... More 

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Las Pinas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2016

It takes at least three hours from the closest airport but it is worth the long drive. This is one of the most beautiful spots in Eastern Visayas. On the Pacific Ocean side you have the pounding surf while on the other side are white sand beaches and serene quiet waters. There are a few resorts to choose from. The... More 

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Davao Occidental Province, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2015

We went there just for sight-seeing on what can we see on the place. As I reviewed my google map on the night before, Guiuan is in the extremities of south Eastern Samar. A lot of accessible islands are connected to the mainland Samar such as Calicoan. Calicoan also is connected to another island called Sulangan. In Sulangan, there is... More 

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Cavite City, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2014

I have been to Calicoan several times. we have a rest house facing the Leyte gulf. Sands are white, people are warm and simple. there are a lot of things to do when you're there. you could hike, swim, surf, island hop and do some caving. Attractions are the beaches, nearby islands, forest, and church of St. Anthony. In general... More 

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Tacloban, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2013

first time i visited this island, i was still in high school n the 90s but i already fell in love with the place. since then, i keep on coming back to this beautiful island paradise. tomorrow i'll get to see again my paradise for the 4th time.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2012

Affordable clean and in the center of Calicoan Island... also motorbike to rent is available so that you are free and essier to get around in the island anytime you want. Cave and boat tours is also possible...if you wish to have a good lunch or dinner no problem at all.... just contact me and i'll organize it all for... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2011

beautiful island specialy in center, ngolos you have a 3 km white sand beach, just difficulte for look a cheap roon in calicoan, but you have a french man in ngolos, ok for a cheap room, the name is bruno (dolphin statue and mermaid statue0 calicoan is incredible for treeking, to many thinks for discover wonderfull island, im come agian... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2011

Calicoan Island Adventure All in one Island nature adventure ...caving, trekking, diving, monkey, snorkling, fishing, rock climbing, surfing, or just sit back relax and enjoy!!! We really had a great time there, and planning to go back again in April and do some more exploration in the island as there is so much to see and so much to discover.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2011

wonderfull island, atmosphere magique, no touriste, a true paradise in pacific,beautiful place, im return for sur in calicoan island.NGOLOS 3 KM WHITE SAND BEACH ARE INCREDIBLE.

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bruxelle
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2010

if you want to escape the touriste scene calicoan is for you.a great way to explore the beautiful island is by bike or motorbike.a 3 km white sand beach wait for you at barangay ngolos in the midle of the island.the water is clear and exellent snorkelling.you have a attractive jungle betwen ngolos and sulagan,very nice experience for a love... More 

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