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White Beach isn't White

First of all...."White Beach" isn't white sand beach. This was the code name for the location of... read more

Reviewed July 28, 2016
JA M
Completely confusing

Ok, willing to be shot down in flames here! :D We tried to find this mystical "White Beach" and... read more

Reviewed May 17, 2016
Peter B
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Jul 27, 2016
“White Beach isn't White”
May 16, 2016
“Completely confusing”
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Tacloban, Leyte Province, Philippines
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Reviewed July 28, 2016

First of all...."White Beach" isn't white sand beach. This was the code name for the location of the beach near Tacloban airport in World War II. Just like Red Beach in Palo and I think Yellow Beach in Dulag. Each beach were allied landing zones....More

5  Thank JA M
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Reviewed May 17, 2016

Ok, willing to be shot down in flames here! :D We tried to find this mystical "White Beach" and completely failed. The Tacloban locals know nothing about it. Not the hotel staff, not the tricycle drivers, nobody. And the name White Beach isn't Tagalog, so...More

2  Thank Peter B
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Reviewed November 14, 2015

This isn't in Tacloban. San on the beaches in the City is dark to brownish, and the water is polluted.

2  Thank Daniel Carlos T
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Reviewed October 10, 2015

As the name makes clear the white beach sand is smooth and the its a great place to go swimming and boating too, The nearby fishing area gives you a chance to hone your fishing skills too.

3  Thank Hari Krishnaa N
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Reviewed May 29, 2015

I live here at Tacloban for 18 years but I don't know if where is that "White Beach", they said. I only know the "Red Beach" at Brgy. Baras Palo Leyte.

5  Thank cecille18
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Reviewed May 13, 2015

The picture shows a place in Mindanao. Tacoban. is in Leyte. Palompon. which is 3 hours west of tacloban.has an island off the coast with a White beach. Tacloban.does not have any nice beaches. It is a major city with all the sewers running to...More

3  Thank mjdztep
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Reviewed February 24, 2015 via mobile

A friend of mine brought us here within our leytetouring. Nice white sand beach, good for children to play at at. My kids loved it so much to build sandcastles with this fine white sand

7  Thank anawoodstasia
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Reviewed August 17, 2013

Too many vendors selling garbage. I was harassed mercilessly. The beach is sandy but the actual water has a shelly bottom.

6  Thank Games86
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Reviewed June 21, 2013

i love this beautiful beach. a perfect place for relaxation and family gatherings or just for walking and unwinding......

6  Thank marilyn1121
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Baldric2015
March 11, 2015|
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Response from Daniel Carlos T |
Or I think they're referring to Dio Island in San Jose Tacloban. It's that small island you can see from the airport.
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