January 10 – 24, 2017

1, 498, 871 Korean Won → $1, 233 USD (Woori Bank)

$1, 233 USD → 110, 000 PHP

Busan → Manila + Manila → Busan = $412

Manila → Coron = $108

Puerto Princesa → Manila = $76

Total Cost of Flights = $596

Pink Manila Hostel (2 Days) = $27.13

Cozy Room in Coron (3 Days) = $82

Florista’s Beach Resort in El Nido (3 Days) = $140

Bamboo Nest in Puerto Princesa (3 Days) = $74

Total Cost of Accommodation = $323

Day 1 (Manila)

Yellow Taxi (rigged meter) = 3, 500 PHP (should have been 170 PHP)

Bottled Water = 40 PHP

Trike to Luneta Park = 200 PHP (should have been 100 PHP)

Monorail (LTR) → Vito Cruz = 15 PHP

Chicksilog = 55 PHP

Grilled Cheese + bacon = 110 PHP

Day 2 (Manila)

Bottled Water = 40 PHP

Bus (3 hours) = 83 PHP

Shared Trike (15 minutes) = 75 PHP

Boat to Taal Volcano = 400 PHP per person round-trip

To Hike to the Peak of Taal Volcano = 50 PHP

Bus (3 hours) = 85 PHP

McDonald’s meal = 133 PHP

Cashews + Tea + Banana = 120 PHP

Day 3 (Manila → Coron)

Shared Taxi to Airport = 70 PHP

Wendy’s meal = 190 PHP

Shared White Van = 150 PHP

Dinner = 300 PHP

Day 4 (Coron)

Ultimate Tour A = 1, 600 PHP

Chicksilog = 120 PHP

Day 5 (Coron)

Tour D = 1, 500 PHP

Day 6 (Coron)

Grilled Pork + Smoothie = 350 PHP

1 Hour Full Body Massage = 400 PHP

Grilled Cheese + 2 Mojitos + Smoothie = 500 PHP

Day 7 (Coron → El Nido)

Bottled Water = 15 PHP

Crackers = 12 PHP

Trike = 10 PHP

Terminal Ticket = 20 PHP

Five Hour Ferry = 1, 760 PHP

Chicken Curry = 210 PHP

Beer = 65 PHP

Day 8 (El Nido)

Grilled Chicken + Pineapple Juice = 270 PHP

Chicken Adobo = 210 PHP

Day 9 (El Nido)

Inland Tour = 300 PHP

Grilled Pork + Beer = 275 PHP

1 Hour Full Body Massage = 350 PHP

Mango Shake = 60 PHP

Day 10 (El Nido)

Sibalitan Museum + Pangok Boat Museum = 150 PHP

Bottled Water = 20 pHP

Banana Shake = 60 PHP

Grilled Chicken = 210 PHP

Chicken Curry = 210 PHP

Day 11 (El Nido → Puerto Princesa)

Shared Van (11 am to 5 pm) = 1, 500 PHP

Snacks = 120 PHP

Restrooms = 10 PHP

2 bananas + 2 yogurts = 48 PHP

Trike = 100 PHP

Day 12 (Puerto Princesa)

Underground River Tour = 1, 540 PHP

Day 13 (Puerto Princesa)

Island Hopping Tour = 1, 340 PHP

Snacks = 70 PHP

Cookies = 15 PHP

Day 14 (Puerto Princesa)

Scuba Dive = 4, 500 PHP

Souvenir Shirt = 280 PHP

Cookies = 8 PHP

1 Hour Full Body Massage = 400 PHP

Day 15 (Puerto Princesa → Manila → Busan)

Motorcycle to the Airport = 100 PHP

Cashews = 150 PHP

Terminal Fee = 200 PHP

Sweet & Sour Pork = 148 PHP

Pineapple Juice = 50 PHP

Souvenir Shirt = 350 PHP

Papaya Soap = 100 PHP

Bottled Water = 25 PHP


Sub Total (Philippine Pesos) = 25, 347 P.

 

Total Amount Spent (in US dollars) = $1, 429