Our Bohol roadtrip

We’ve been really lucky to have many friends come visit us in Philippines, mainly for the diving and relaxing in the sun, but also we find ourselves on our Island neighbour of Bohol. As I mentioned before in a previous blog, there are many activities and pristine locations to visit. And so we set off…

Palau on a Budget – Kayaking the Rock Islands

During our trip to Palau Heini repeatedly expressed her wishes to kayak around the Rock Islands from Koror to Peleliu, and like any husband I knew what she really meant. Me to paddle around the tropical islands like a Venetian gondola singing about cornetto ice cream whilst Heini navigated using a dark map on a…

Ghosts of Peleliu

Our Palau adventure would not be complete without a visit ┬áto Peleliu. This limestone encrusted island south of the main “big island” was a major focal point of America and her allies battle for control of the Pacific during WWII. Surrounded by pristine reefs and littered with WWII equipment, weapons and unexploded ordnance, this was…