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It's More Fun in the Philippines, No.1 for Fun!


Planning a trip? Those who love to travel know the essence of all travel is about you and your enjoyment. Travelers know that the destination is a major part in planning a trip, experiencing and delving deeper into an unfamiliar places, people and culture is paramount.

Expand your horizons and set your sight to the Philippines, an off the beaten path travel site! An undiscovered paradise made of thousands of islands and white sand beaches all around! A tiny dot in the map of the world, and yet a haven for travelers, backpackers, retirees and even passersby.

It offers awesome tourist attractions, magnificent beaches, hot spring resorts, colorful festivals, hundreds of scenic spots and world-class hotels and facilities. Not to mention the tropical climate, the affordable prices as well as the friendly and hospitable, English-speaking people! You will be glad you came, and we’re sure, you WILL come back for more FUN in the Philippines!






San Juan is a 1st class municipality in the province of Batangas, Philippines. It is 43 kilometers east of Batangas City, and 115 kilometers away from Manila.

San Juan has a majestic coastline with several beach resorts to visit for swimming, diving and other outdoor activities.



Aquatico Resort

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Although Aquatico Resort doesn’t have the wide and spacious frontage that other resorts have, it lays claim to having the best pool among the Laiya resorts, or even the whole of Batangas, for that matter.  The pool area itself is divided in four parts:  the Jacuzzi is nearest the dining area, followed by the kiddie pool, and a wading pool with a floating bar in the middle, and finally the pièce de résistance – the infinity edge pool that looks out to the open sea.  –


Palm Beach

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Palm Beach Resort is located in barangay Hugom,  San Juan, Batangas. This place is designed for relaxing and unwinding with a beautiful nature surrounding the resort. They offer many activities like snorkeling, kayak or boat rides. Tourists and locals are invited to come and experience the service this tropical seaside paradise offer. –


Virgin Beach

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Virgin Beach Resort sits by the shores of Laiya, facing east, adjacent to Sigayan Bay, one of the cleanest bays in the Philippines. The resort has more than a kilometer of pristine white sand beach. Its waters are pure, serene and crystal-clear. The majestic Mount Lobo serves as a tranquil backdrop to its beautiful beachfront area. If you are appreciative of such a place, then come and experience Virgin Beach Resort. –


Sabangan Beach

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Travel time from Manila to Sabangan Beach Resort in Laiya, San Juan, Batangas is now only two and a half (2.5) hours via the newly opened tollway linking the SLEX to the STAR tollway.

Sabangan Beach Resort is set along the white sand beach of Laiya. The 5,600 square meter landscaped compound has a swimming pool, air-conditioned cottages, beachfront parasols, a dining gazebo, a pavilion, mini convenience store, free parking for guests and WIFI.  –


La Luz Beach

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La Luz Beach Resort is one of the most popular beaches in San Juan, Batangas, along the long stretch of shorelines from Barangay Laiya-Aplaya to Barangay Hugom. It is easily accessible by car or public transport and is around 2-3 hour travel from Manila. The resort is usually packed during weekends so an advance booking is required especially for overnight stays. –


Taramindu Beach

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Taramindu Beach Resort is located at Laiya, Batangas, 4 hours away from Metro Manila.   Its a good alternative beach location from Puerto Galera. The only difference is – you can directly proceed to the location via car or bus and no need to cross the sea via ferry – like when your going to Puerto Galera. –


Kabayan Beach

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The Kabayan Beach Resort area itself is quite clean and well maintained. Facilities-wise, they have a playground, an aviary, a chapel, fresh water swimming pool, gardens, multi-purpose hall, restaurant, souvenir shops and a convenience store.

Some of the amenities or activities offered by the resort include beach volleyball, kayaking, cove hopping, snorkeling, hiking/trekking, billiards, and massage. –


Blue Coral Beach

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Blue Coral Beach is the closest relaxing ambiance place for a great escape from urban life. It is home in the island of fine sand and calm water, Laiya San Juan Batangas. If you’re wishing to escape your hectic life to a tropical virgin paradise, then check this out!

Blue Coral Beach Resort is a tropical yet sophisticatedly designed resort offering a warm and paradise refreshing atmosphere. The resort has a special restaurant offering special dishes that will warm your appetite. You can also choose to chill in the heat with a stimulating dip in the resort’s swimming pool or revitalize in swimming at the white beach or just take a sip in their sunbed 




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