Boracay Island, it is a tropical Island approximately 316 kilometers of North West tip of Panay island is the Western Visayas region of the Philippines. The Island is under control of Department of Tourism with the coordination of provential government Aklan. The name of Boracay is came from Borac local word meaning it is a cotton, reference to the color of the white sand and the very soft pulverized which give a reason why the entire area of world love it. The Island mark also a record as the most finest beach in the world. The place is so perfect for relaxing and enjoying the beach.
No one else going over there that's not wanting to coming back and have a great impression of the beach. This is one of the capital and world class record white finest beach. According to the tourist vacationer it is remarkable nice beach than a Phuket. This 2009 Boracay has just been named as one of New York Times' 44 Places to Go in 2009.
This good also for the accommodation of wedding events and honeymoon.
The island jewel of Boracay — known for its emerald water, white sand beaches and glassy lagoons — may be just that. Less than an hour from Manila by plane, this small, four-mile-long island has long been a destination for wealthy Filipinos. Now, a new breed of South Beach-style hotels is broadening the island's appeal. The Tides, a chic boutique hotel, has quickly become the pool-and-party spot for the Philippine jet set. And later this year, a Shangri-La hotel opens with 219 rooms and villas and a 61,000-square-foot spa on a private bay.
Things to do in Boracay
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Boracay island is first and foremost a sun-worshippers paradise. Fine white sand and calm waters conspire to keep visitors coming back. Massages, fruit shakes, drinks, snacks, and even wi-fi make for a one-stop beach experience.
Those who tire of lazing about will enjoy traversing the sandy pedestrian path along the white beach. Restaurants, shops, scuba diving, mountain bike rentals, and sea sports of all sorts are available along the beach. There will be no shortage of friendly faces offering sunset paraw (the local sailboat) tours, island hopping and tours by motorized banca, hair braiding and henna tattooing, and even a little Nemo to show you some clown fish through a glass bottomed boat! Internet, phone, and fax are available all over the island. Notable are the Korean owned Station 168 and Inso at D'Mall.
For the more adventurous, there is D'Wall, a rock climbing wall located at D'Mall near Boat Station 2, mountain biking around the island, kayaking around the island (about 4 hours- definitely not recommended in rough seas)
Diving and Snorkeling.
Windsurfing and Kite-surfing.
Other Water Sports.
Nearly every imaginable water sport is available in Boracay. Motorized boats, kayaks, para-sailing, banana boats, and jet-skis are all available at reasonable rates.
Numerous places rent out mountain bikes. Check the quality of the bike carefully as the ocean air is very unkind to mountain bikes. If you are able to find a good quality rental, there are many enjoyable tours to be had around Boracay Island.
Kite surfing is one of the many attractions of Boracay. Boracay has much to offer not only to kite, sures of all abilities, but also to their companions. A beautiful bay with warm blue water is lined with palm trees. The water is typically no deeper than chest lever throughout the entire bay.