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Palawan Wildlife Rescue and Conservation Center

Palawan Wildlife Rescue and Conservation Center

Palawan Wildlife Rescue and Conservation Center – located about 20 minutes from downtown Puerto Princesa – entry fee 40 pesos – closed for lunch White-bellied sea eagle – this one has a damaged wing This conservation center is also called the Irawan Crocodile farm. Young crocs are raised to adulthood here – they did not […]

Iwahig Prison Farm

Iwahig Prison Farm

Iwahig Prison Farm MG, a frequent poster on this site wanted me to go along with him to see the Iwahig Prison Farm just past the crocodile farm on the road heading to his place in southern Palawan. MG works for the Australian Justice Department and has a special interest in this sort of thing. […]

Dallas Inn Puerto Princesa

Dallas Inn Puerto Princesa

The Dallas Inn might be the best backpackers accommodation available in Puerto Princesa. The place has a great high energy vibe and the wireless connection is pretty good for Palawan! (sometimes) Dallas Inn 09199678558 / 09157595296 Free coffee in the mornings. Note the two paintings on the wall of scenes in the Batanes Islands. Oring […]

Ugong Rock Zip Line

Ugong Rock Zip Line

Ugong Rock Zip Line The cable is set for the zip line from the top of Ugong Rock across the rice fields to a landing deck on the far side. YIPPIE! We checked the zip line out yesterday Nov 23, 2010 but it was not quite ready to go yet. The Tagabenit community should benefit […]

Renting a Motorcycle in Puerto Princessa

Renting a Motorcycle in Puerto Princessa

Renting a motorcycle in Puerto Princessa 2010 I looked at 5 motorbike rental shops on Rizal Street near the airport yesterday – Nov 2010. The small Honda Waves and 125XRM’s rents for 500 – 600 pesos per day and the bigger Honda 200XR trail bike goes for 800 to 1000 pesos per day depending on […]