Bantayan island, the shining tropical paradise in Asia is commonly known as an island paradise in Philippines. Tourists as far as Europe fall in love with its fine white sand and crystal clear blue waters.
When you get to cool, crystal clear waters, white sandy beaches, pleasant town folk and delicious sea foods … you’re in the island of Bantayan. Coming to Bantayan is like coming out of a time machine. It’s like entering the time and place when life was simple and quiet.
The people in Bantayan island is mostly Christian, aside from the fact that it has the oldest church in the Visayas and Mindanao, it is also named as the Lenten capital of the Visayas. Many people from Cebu and as far as Manila go to Bantayan not only for a swim and relaxation but also to witness the holy week procession and to observe the most solemn practice of faith. Because of this, almost all resorts double their rates at this time of year.