http://i1106.photobucket.com/albums/h379/abigailsia/Purple%20Yam_zpsl4alnvsu.png

UBE INVASION IN THE PHILIPPINES  Ube ube ube, oh ube. For a Western tourist, you are probably wondering why we can have this taste for treats and desserts with ube in it. Pronounced as ooh-beh, this purple yam is a …

There are no comments, click here be the first one!
http://travelinpalawan.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/Recreational-Building-at-Iwahig-190x127.png

IWAHIG PRISON AND PENAL FARM Have you ever been to a Prison for a tour? If you are in Puerto Princesa City, it is something to consider. Part of the tour could be to visit Iwahig Prison. I have heard …

There are no comments, click here be the first one!
http://travelinpalawan.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/Tour-Van-190x126.png

TRANSPORTATION IN PALAWAN Going around Palawan can be easy for tourists if they understand how it works. Like other beaming tourist places in the country, rates and charges are major issues in this category of transportation. This is especially felt …

There are no comments, click here be the first one!
http://travelinpalawan.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/airport-symbol-1-190x190.png

NEW INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT IN PALAWAN As people are coming and tourism is growing, the government needed to build a new International Airport in Palawan. The existing airport in Puerto Princesa City currently can hold up to 350,000 passengers a year. …

There are no comments, click here be the first one!

Permit for Underground River

http://travelinpalawan.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/Underground-River-247x300.jpg

PERMIT FOR UNDERGROUND RIVER For those planning to visit Underground River independently here are some guidelines of steps to take and cost to expect in getting a permit for underground river. Most people who visit the Underground don’t know this …

 

Tribal Village and the Butterfly Garden

http://travelinpalawan.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/Butterfly-Garden-1-190x125.png

BUTTERFLY GARDEN Butterfly Garden (officially called Palawan Butterfly Ecological Garden and Tribal Village) offers visitors a unique Butterfly garden experience. This tiny garden is part of the Puerto Princesa City’s “City Tour” along with Baker’s Hill. So if you are part …

 

Palawan News On Malaria

http://travelinpalawan.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/Mosquito-Repellent-190x107.png

PALAWAN NEWS ON MALARIA The Department of Health (DOH) expressed their concern over the increase of Malaria cases in the province of Palawan particularly in the municipality of Rizal. In a statement released at least 7,437 residents of Palawan was …

 

Sun Protection When In Palawan

http://travelinpalawan.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/Sun-Protection.png

SUN PROTECTION WHEN IN PALAWAN One of the things to really remember when preparing to come to Palawan is taking sun protection with you. It is very very important, especially for Westerners who are not so used to the spectacular …

 

Some facts about Palawan

http://travelinpalawan.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/dugong-300x225.jpg

Some facts about Palawan Palawan is home to exotic animals from Kenya, Africa, like giraffes, zebras, impalas, waterbucks, bushbacks, gazelles, elands and topis which live in harmony with endemic Philippine animals like the Calamian mousedeer, bearcat, Palawan peacock, pheasant, sea …

 

Puerto Princesa City Baywalk

http://travelinpalawan.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/Sunny-Baybay-190x114.png

BAYWALK (BAYBAY) People of Puerto Princesa City and both local and foreign tourists come to Baywalk or “Baybay” in Filipino for a number of reasons. Baybay is the only project done so far in reclaiming a part of the Bay, or …