Cebu Philipines - interacting with the whale shark
I have been to many beaches in my local region in Mindanao, they’re all amazing and beautiful. Having a chance to travel in Cebu, I grabbed the opportunity to land my feet in Oslob, province of Cebu, it is located in the Central Visayas region in the Philippines. It was on June 6, 2016 we left my friend's house in Cebu around 6:30 in the morning while the sun was starting to rise, so it was not yet hot. It was a 3 hour trip and we had to take a public bus to get there. Along the way to Oslob before reaching to its point, I’ve seen many breathtaking views that made me awe. It's common for me to see beaches with turquoise waters, but it’s a lot different from what I’ve used to, it’s beautiful in an exotic way. When I and my two friends were just an hour away from the destination, there was an enigmatic excitement inside in me that I couldn’t wait to see the shark locally known as "Butanding”. Swimming, snorkeling and coral diving are just one of the common things to do while at the beach. But seriously! To swim in with the shark is something unique to this province.
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