One of the many ways to get to El Nido and by far the fastest is going by plane. There is only one company that currently operates in El Nido – AirSWIFT.You can easily book your ticket on their website:
Packing for a trip is one of my favorite things to do, simply because it makes me get super excited about my upcoming trip. I literally cannot pack early enough. Since I have recently been to the Philippines, I wanted
Reading different blog posts, you will soon realize that basically every single one of them recommends to the A&C Island Hopping Tour in El Nido.It basically covers all the beautiful places and especially if you do not have that much
El Nido in the Philippines is such a beautiful and magical place but getting there is quite the hassle. However, once you reach the little down, the journey was well worth it. If you want to get to El Nido
The Philippines have become my favorite country in the world, simply because the locals here are so friendly and joyful and somehow all of them are extremely good singers. But that’s not all that makes the Philippines such a great
Especially when traveling around smaller islands and towns, it's always good to have some cash with you as not everyone will be taking card payment. There are ATM's sometimes but don't rely on finding one wherever you go.
Check the price for Tricycles before getting on
Especially when you are a foreigner, the tricycle drivers will try to charge you more for the ride. However, there are some online sources and sometimes even pricing charts in the vehicle that will give you an indication how much to pay.
Remember the Travel Tax at local Airports
In the Philippines you are charged a travel tax at the airport when you are leaving. Most of the time you can only pay by cash so make sure you still have some cash on you. Research beforehand how much the airport you are flying from will charge you.
Don't drink tap water
Tap water is not very clean in the Philippines, so make sure you stock up on bottled water when you go to the store.
Download the Grab Taxi App before your visit
Grab Taxi (and not Uber) is the commonly used transportation app in the Philippines. It will give you fixed prices for your trip. It is not available in very remote areas but still a good app to have on your phone.
It's more fun in the Philippines
Slogan of the Department of Tourism in the Philippines
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