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Address: Balabag, Aklan Province 5608, Philippines
Description: Boracay’s most popular beach is famous for its amazing sunsets and its...
Boracay’s most popular beach is famous for its amazing sunsets and its white sand that stays cool in hot weather.
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Good but and alot of activitis

Nice beach, maybe the best sand i´v ever seen. There is alot of salesmen with alot of activities. Food is bit more expensive but its near the beach and so its comfortable.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 30, 2015
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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015 NEW

We had travelled to Boracay on our honeymoon from Australia to see this amazing White Beach in the Philippines. We were disappointed - the whole White Beach front was full of green seaweed, it looked terrible. It was definitely not the beach we were expecting and had travelled so far to see. Where was the crystal clear blue water we... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015 NEW

Nice beach, maybe the best sand i´v ever seen. There is alot of salesmen with alot of activities. Food is bit more expensive but its near the beach and so its comfortable.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 NEW

True to it's name, the beach is white indeed. White, soft sand with crystal clear water. The beach is full of bars and restaurants. Plenty of tourist partying everywhere and yet they managed to keep the beach really clean. The locals have really maintained the beach well. I was sitting with some friends on the beach at around 4am and... More 

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Jakarta, Jakarta Raya, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 NEW

We stayed at the Shangri-La for a week, but ventured out to White Beach only one time. We had a blast, but it was definitely crowded. The name speaks for itself. You should not miss it.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

As the name implies, the sand is white. Not only white, it also soft and floor-like. I wish I just can roll around on it. Seriously, I do. The two tone water (blue/green), really great scenery. Never been to Maldive yet, but they say it is the Asian Maldive. Loving it and would love to get there again someday.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

Great for sitting in a bar or restaurant eating and drinking and going for a swim occasionally. Palm trees are nice too. But very crowded and built up. If you are looking for a nice brach there are a lot nicer is south pacific or australia.

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Antrim, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

We only had a day to visit Boracay, and already I'm planning when I can go back! White beach was just so beautiful and for me, lived up to all that has been said about it. We sat on the beach for about an hour with no-one within 50 yards of us, so no noise, no hawkers, no loud music.... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

Yes there are palm tree's with coconuts on and the sand is white, but the sea was a horrible colour green because of the weed, when you got out a long way the sea was a lovely blue, but you had to get past the weed so i could not swim in the sea. It is also very busy with... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

We are 70 year old experienced world travellers. White Beach is up with the best beaches but the seaweed along the edge of the sand shocked us. We walked along the beach and in some parts could smell it. The bar at The Grotto (which is beautiful) was great for free wifi and 'happy hour' from 9am to 9pm. Beers... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW via mobile

Reading all good reviews I was looking forward to visiting Boracay. What a dissapointment. White Beach doesn't have white sand anymore. It is overcrowded. People try to sell you something all the time.me and my bf spent only one day on White Beach and didn't want to go back again! There are so much nicer beach and places to visit... More 

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