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Address: Mindanao, Philippines

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Total Solitude

Stayed here for two nights and three days and found this place to be a right place for solitude. Away from the city, right in the middle of the sea. No one could come and pick me... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 11 August 2016
jaquinne
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Davao City
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17 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

This island is accessible only by boat, it is of fine shell and the surrounding water extremely shallow for safe bathing

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Davao City
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Stayed here for two nights and three days and found this place to be a right place for solitude. Away from the city, right in the middle of the sea. No one could come and pick me up. A nice place to be away from the hassles of the city. You just relax and enjoy the nature and meditate about... More 

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Davao City, Philippines
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18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

Just last sunday, I went on an Island hopping tour exploring the beautiful Islands of Samal. We started with Babusanta, then Angel Cove, then passed by Pearl Farm, then went to the Vanishing Island, stop over at Samal's Sand bar, then to Diaz Island then to Wishing Island.. A lot right.. So this is where my P375.00 took me.. A... More 

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5 Thank Mimmy_Nicolas
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3 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Average. Generally, i was expecting that the bankero would ask me to pay more but i'm glad i only paid 300 for the boat. We're 2

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1 Thank Drew W
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172 reviews
54 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

The island is still in its simplest form. Though habited for the purpose of spending a night with friends & family yet still the simplest with all its basic necessities. The sand if low tide will appear & if high tide, it would submerge. It still is the best way to spend it without any pompous elegance besotted to an... More 

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Thank jeckli
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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2,740 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Just an island that is submerged with the tide... We came here and snorkelled when the island was gone. You see some fisha fb there is some coral too, but nothing special.

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Thank HelenaGuerra
Swansea County, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

The vanishing island literally is what it says. It's an island that vanishes below the sea when the tide comes in. It's truly a brilliant place to see and a must for anyone travelling

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2 Thank Andrew2016p
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16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

The water is crystal clear the sand are very fine and white, so if you want to go on swimming in a good weather condition, with your family and friends i highly and gladlly reccomend this island for you, just bring your own food on the boat you are rented. Charlie J.

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6 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016

The place itself is captivating because we've seen a lot of starfish however the house that we stayed in is sooo old and squeaky

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1 Thank Christine Gay B
Davao City, Philippines
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2016

Beautiful and very nice place! Relaxing and peaceful..Far away! beautiful island..white sand, you can see fishes swimming anywhere.

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