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Is it safe on Bohol, Panglao????

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Is it safe on Bohol, Panglao????

Is it safe to go on holiday there??

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1. Re: Is it safe on Bohol, Panglao????

there are numerous postings - do an advanced search in the box above

https://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/SearchForums?ff=3256&geo=294245&scope=2&q=bohol+safety&pid=34633&s=D

suggest you also searh in the Bohol or Philippines forum not Boracay

Edited: 26 July 2017, 22:04
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2. Re: Is it safe on Bohol, Panglao????

...moved from Boracay to Bohol forum.

Regards,

Joanne

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3. Re: Is it safe on Bohol, Panglao????

Is it safe to go on holiday there??

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No

- You could drown while swimming

- You could have a coconut fall on your head

- You could have another tourist run into you on their motorbike because they don't know how to ride a motorbike

- You could die from alcoholic poisoning while partying to excess

What you are unlikely to do is knowingly meet any terrorists in your time on Bohol.

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4. Re: Is it safe on Bohol, Panglao????

Panglao is generally considered to be safe from the dreaded Wak-Wak. However, I think I saw one in a tree on Cabilao Island

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W43dJPYbs3o

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HYuIChaJ9hA

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5. Re: Is it safe on Bohol, Panglao????

No tourist were harmed when Abu Sayaff engaged firefight with govt soldiers last April. How much more now?

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6. Re: Is it safe on Bohol, Panglao????

Is it safe question: Is this based on old or current information? Is it based on a general travel warning, which is also applied to other countries? Did this information stop people from travelling? Or are you just asking because you heard some news from your cousin's friend's sister?

Let's put a date on your information, which I am sure has been asked countless times even here in TA, and use the search button prominently displayed at the upper right hand corner of the page.

Edited: 27 July 2017, 14:44
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7. Re: Is it safe on Bohol, Panglao????

There is also the White Lady to worry about and if you are a white lady please don't go out at night in a white dress as you will scare the locals to death

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wa0Ur19xWyw

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8. Re: Is it safe on Bohol, Panglao????

Can you guarantee safety where you live. Of course not.

Many western cities which were considered safe such as London, Paris, New York, Brussels, Sydney and so on have been targeted by ISIS.

"Fear does not prevent death, It prevents life"

Do you want to live like that?

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9. Re: Is it safe on Bohol, Panglao????

Oh, I didn't know about the White Lady. Although, to be fair, I didn't learn about the Wak-Wak until I asked about the Aswang.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9fPKYuCd-jM

It seems that the more threats I hear about, the more there is to fear.

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10. Re: Is it safe on Bohol, Panglao????

Not as safe as in the past.

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