A Traveler’s Guide to Burot Beach

A Traveler’s Guide to Burot Beach

As of this writing, Burot Beach is one of the hidden treasures of Calatagan, Batangas. It's an undeveloped beach situated about 20-30 minutes away from the town proper. It's sand, though not as fine as the sands of Boracay, is white and adorned by white seashells. It's cool blue waters is a sight for the sore eyes and would captivate anyone who loves to be outdoors. However, it's not for the extreme sportsman. The water remained calm and shallow during our stay. It's so shallow that kids can … [Read more...]

I Love Burot Beach!

I Love Burot Beach!

So, I finally had my beach trip this year and this one is something that I will never forget! For various reasons. First, it was my first outing with U peeps. I was excited to go out with them since they are people who I like chatting with and I feel comfortable being alone with. Second, Burot Beach was amazing. Though we were unprepared to spend the night in this undeveloped beach in Calatagan, Batangas, we decided to do so after seeing the beach for the first time. It was picture-perfect -- … [Read more...]

The Summer Dilemma

The Summer Dilemma

It’s my personal goal to go to one beach a year. I was able to go White Beach in Puerto Galera last year, to Anawangin, Zambales the year before, and to Sampaguita Beach in Bauan, Batangas the year before that. This year the options seemed plenty but it’s difficult to organize an outing with us having different work schedules and paydays. Fortunately, I managed to convince five of my friends to visit Burot Beach in Calatagan, Batangas. I stumbled upon this beach while Googling Calatagan beaches. … [Read more...]