A Call for Responsible Tourism: Whale Shark Interaction in Oslob

A Call for Responsible Tourism: Whale Shark Interaction in Oslob

A Whale Shark in Oslob being fed with shrimps, in order for them to stay in the same area during the “interaction” time —– The world of tourism. The life of travel. And all things in between. For the tourism service provider, It’s a good source of income especially during high season, and one can do so much when money starts coming in especially in poor areas. For some, it’s just a means of livelihood while for others, it’s the only way of living, a food to the table. For the…

Being in Malapascua, Cebu

Being in Malapascua, Cebu

And then there was Malapascua. Out of all the islands and the beaches in the country, it was Malapascua. Somewhere I haven’t been to. A name that I’ve only heard of but wasn’t really sure of what to expect. I just thought, there must be something special about it. Located in the northernmost tip of Cebu, this island is quite off the grid as compared to some destinations in the Philippines. A very long commute from the city proper, Malapascua is mostly frequented by those who want to get acquainted with the thresher…