This is Island Garden City of Samal. The beaches are great. White sand, great for diving. It is one ferry boat ride from Davao City.

Caracoles Festival on April 28-29, 2008. Pictures were from the previous Caracoles Festival.



(Like those in Hollywood)









(I think he got lost. He should be out in the sea not in the island)


The island is known to have world's largest colony of Geoffrey's Rousette (Rousettus Amplexicaudatus) fruit bats living in the Monfort Bat Sanctuary on Tambo, Babak, Island Garden City of Samal.


Pearl Farm Beach Resort. Expensive resort but worth it.


Long Beach of Isla Reta


Wishing Island


Canibad Sunset


Great place for diving.

(Pictures are not mine)

3 comments

  1. Kaph // April 25, 2008 at 1:04 PM  

    Awesome photos, I really need to travel. Wishing Island looks like fun. Cool pics, thanks for sharing.

  2. dailytwitter // April 26, 2008 at 4:06 PM  

    hunee this is amazing, festival pictures are superb! You live in such a beautiful place - i think i will do a personal blog after reading yours, and show my city and places. Love the blog :)

    Dailytwiter

  3. michael // April 29, 2008 at 3:15 AM  

    oh, you cannot imagine ,,, how i would like to be on the philippines again. Just 4 diving, photographing and the fresh seafood :-)

    greetz and hugs from rainy germany MIC