This revised and updated edition of "Globetrotter Dive Guide: Philippines" includes 50 new dive sites and new sections on Mindanao and Southern Leyte. This guide features detailed coverage of more than 200 dive and snorkel sites around the Philippines for divers of all levels. Region by region, this guide looks at the premier sites - describing access, conditions, marine life and special points of interest. The book also contains travel information, tips on diving techniques and safety, and advice on the best local restaurants and accommodation.
Table of Contents
How to use this book; introduction to the Philippines; travelling to and in the Philippines; diving in the Philippines; Luzon - La Union and Subic Bay, Anilao, the secret life of corals; Mindoro - Puerto Galera and Apo reef, camouflage and survival; Palawan - the Coron wrecks, El Nido and Taytay Bay, the Sulu sea, sea cucumbers, the Visayas - Boracay, Carabao and Maniguin Island, Danjugan Island, Eastern Cebu and Mactan Island, Western Cebu and Moalboal, Panglao, Balicasag and Cabilao Islands, Sumilon, Apo, Siquijor and Camiguin Islands, Southern Leyte, colours underwater, sharks, war on the reefs; Mindanao - Dakak, Davao and General Santos; the marine environment; underwater photography; health and safety for divers.