The coastal district of San Juan is known as the surfing capital of northern Philippines boasting quality waves perfect for surfing. With it is a beautiful beach hostel which expressed endless summer, live nights and camaraderie, a unique identity of Flotsam and Jetsam.
I started this year with a list of things that I need to accomplished. One of which is learning how to swim and conquer my fear of deep water. With big help from Swim Central and its awesome coaches, I was able to triumph over my fear and push my limits. Check out our open water exposure experience at Balai Resort, Anilao, Batangas.
One of the best things to do in the Philippines is to surf. Here's our travel guide to Real, Quezon - one of the surfing spots in the Philippines only 3 hours away from Manila! (Updated: February 26, 2018)