Flippity flop

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I was so restless while attempting to sunbathe (under the shade, haha) at Shangri-La’s Mactan Island Resort and Spa, so I decided to take random pictures.

My sources (who shall remain nameless) tell me that Mactan’s sand isn’t really this fine or white. They go on to say that Shangri-La imports their sand from another island in the Philippines. But you didn’t hear that from me.

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Article by Nina Fuentes

Nina doesn't aim to travel to every country in the world -- she just wants to travel to the places that means the most to her. She started traveling in 2006, and hopes to travel for as long as she can. Her travel blog, Just Wandering won the Best Travel Blog in the 2010 Philippine Blog Awards and in the 2011 Nuffnang Asia Pacific Blog Awards.

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  1. Anna says:

    They go on to say that Shangri-La imports their sand from another island in the Philippines. But you didn’t hear that from me.

    I’m gonna tellllllll! Pwahahaha. Great site you’ve got here! ^_^

  2. Angeli says:

    Omg. I love your blog Nina!

    Dang. I heard Shangri-La in Cebu is one of the finest. Grawr. *jealous*

    Love the pic!

  3. nina says:

    dude, you stayed at plantation bay. 😛

  4. Angeli says:

    Lol. Still!!! =P *glompsblog*

  5. […] a great getaway from the city (which is only 30 minutes away). From the lush green gardens to the stunning white sand, from the sparkling waters of the sea to the welcoming cool of the infinity pool, from the […]

  6. aileen says:

    that is true. the stuff about mactan not haviing white sand, i mean. you can find better sand in the malapascua and bantayan islands.

    great meeting you last night, by the way. hope you enjoy cebu.

  7. nina says:

    We had so much fun in Cebu! It was fun to meet the Cebu bloggers as well 😀

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