Planning the ride around Bohol, we got the feeling that accommodation will be expensive. But it has been one of the cheapest in Philippines. We rented a bike in Tagbilaran for 400P/day, it could probably go a little bit cheaper (nr: 0920 873 1390, 0916 264 6041, he also works at the port). If you have your own motorbike it’s easy to roam around and there’s no need to be in the center. You can eat whenever you like and see all the sights on your own. There…

St. Niño festival is a big religious holiday all over, also in Anda. The children are preparing for it for many days and practicing their dance moves on the grass. There is also Miss and Mr Anda, oh yeah. We stumbled in this time on the weekend and the festival going in so there were more locals than usual. All the western tourists seemed to be hiding in the expensive resorts and fortunately there is a budget option in Anda lodge (400P/double fan). The beach is beautiful. Fine white…