Comfortable Accommodation with a Stunning View of the Ocean

 

Ocean Suites

During our visit to Bohol, we stayed at Ocean Suites, one of the more popular boutique hotels in Tagbilaran City. We booked a 3-day, 2-night stay via DealGrocer and paid Php7,000, with savings of Php1,000. We chose a Standard Room, located at the basement. It was a standard room with a queen-sized bed, a mini-bar, 24-inch LCD screen and a personal refrigerator. Standard bath amenities and toiletries were also included in the package. The room features a floor-to-ceiling glass door that opens up to an infinity pool.

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Visiting Bohol Beach Club and Bohol Bee Farm

 

I Love Bohol Beach Club

A lazy day at the beach and a visit to the Bohol Bee Farm comprised our itinerary for our second day. We were to travel to Panglao to visit one of its famous beaches but before proceeding, we had a brief photo session at the blood compact (Sandugo) shrine. Here, life-size bronze statues of Spanish explorer Miguel Lopez de Legazpi and Datu Sikatuna, Bohol’s chieftain, stand to depict the blood compact between the two leaders. The blood compact ritual sealed the friendship between Boholanos and the Spaniards. 

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Ushering 2016 with a Weekend Adventure in Bohol

When I was young, our grandparents would tell us that how we usher in the New Year would define how the rest of our year would turn out. So for 2016, we welcomed it with a weekend escapade in beautiful Bohol with the hope of many weekends of fun, adventure and traveling. It was also my first time in Bohol so I hope 2016 would also be a year of many firsts.

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Discovering Baler: Hunting for Pasalubong

No out of town trip is complete without finding the best deals in pasalubong. We asked Kuya Boyet to take us around town to hunt for stores that offer the most affordable trinkets and souvenirs for our friends and family.

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