Posts by Karen Perez

Karen is the local expert and itinerary specialist of Palawan AlterNATIVE. When she's not traveling, she likes to immerse herself in a good book or blog about her life. Parts geek, parts scuba diver. Her other obsessions include things-to-do lists, cycling, solitude, and cryptocurrency. She currently lives with her cat in El Nido.

5 Benefits of Booking a Private El Nido Island-Hopping Tour

Is it worth booking a private El Nido island-hopping tour? Should you join a group tour instead? These might be the burning questions of those who are planning a once-in-a-lifetime vacation in one of the beautiful tropical destinations in the world – Palawan, Philippines. Get ready, Palawan high season is just around the corner. It’s that time of the year …

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Is it Safe to Travel to Palawan?

It is generally safe to travel to Palawan, the region is now a famous tourist destination in South East Asia for a reason. A recommended alternative to overrated and backpacker-infested Bali and Koh Phi Phi. You might have seen Palawan in one of those travel channels, and you are like, “wow, it would be great to visit this exotic place”. …

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Choosing The Right Palawan Tour Package

Traveling with your loved ones to a place you are not familiar with is one of the best experiences in life, however, the challenge comes as you choose the right tour package for your holiday. Typically, a complete Palawan tour package or a whole-trip itinerary is what most travelers prefer over an individual day tour as it is more safe …

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