Inside Boracay

Inside Boracay: Week 25

Cover Photo: DOT Boracay Field Office   Inside Boracay: Week 25  It was to be expected that this ‘closure’ week, with the Opening Day of the Dry Run on the 15th October, was going to be an incredibly busy one. Even so, it surpassed Inside Boracay’s expectations and even saw a kiteboarder from Boracay secure the

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Inside Boracay: Week 20 – 50 Days Until Re-opening

Inside Boracay: Week 20 Week 20 of closure and just 50 days until the re-opening of the island on 26th October.  Whilst the island is now on the ‘right side’ of the half-way point many residents are concerned about the progress of work, and whether the island can be opened in any meaningful way Islanders

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Inside Boracay: Week 15 & 16

Inside Boracay: Week 15 & 16 The Island is more than half-way to reopening and there are pockets of significant activity on the main road, as the big pipes start going in.   Getting around the island is very difficult at the moment and if there was a shop open, dishing out water-proof mountain climbing boots

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Inside Boracay: Week 11 & 12

Inside Boracay: Week 11 of Closure A Double edition to cover Inside Boracay: Week 11 and 12.  Week 11 has been relatively quiet in terms of progress on the rehabilitation but there have been a number of meetings and announcements from the Senate Hearing and Island Taskforce. Boracay no longer deserving of the tag “Cesspool”

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Inside Boracay: Week 10

Inside Boracay: Week 10 Boracay saw a number of visits from various Government Commitees this week including representatives from the Department of Agriculture and House Representatives from the Commission for Natural Resources.   Other news includes:- Boracay Gin & Vodka win in an International Tasting Awards Competition DOLE Secretary advises that only 3,000 of Boracay’s Registered

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