Amputee Puti

WARNING: Contains graphic images. Meet Puti. This is Pangulasian Island’s...actually El Nido Resorts' first-ever Monitor Lizard to undergo amputation (November 2018). It was spotted by Pangulasian Island Resort staff having a limp gait, only to discover that its right forelimb was basically in shambles….torn, exposed muscles and all.   After it was “admitted” to the... Continue Reading →

Final Goodbyes

Shine checking in for the last time on the blog post. It is with a lot of mixed feelings that I write this blog in the taxi on my way to the airport.

The Butuan

This boat, also known as "Butuan", was the first-ever wooden watercraft to be excavated in southeast Asia.

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