The Philippines being surrounded by water, is known for beautiful beaches, white powdery sand and pristine water. The list is endless with 7000 + islands to visit.
One of them is Siargao island – a tear-shaped island located in the province of Surigao del Norte. The coastline is characterized by a chain of reefs, small white, sandy beaches, it’s neighboring islands also have the same land forms of islets.
Haven for Surfers – ‘Cloud 9’
One of the highlights in this beautiful beach is the Annual Siargao Cup – a domestic and international surfing competition.
One of the well-known surfing waves on Siargao and the Philippines, with a reputation for thick, hollow tubes is “Cloud 9”. This right-breaking reef wave is the site of the annual Siargao Cup, a domestic and international surfing competition sponsored by the provincial government of Surigao del Norte.
The wave was discovered by traveling surfers in the late 1980s. It was named after a chocolate bar of same name, and was featured by American photographer John S. Callahan in the United States-based Surfer magazine in March 1993. Cloud 9 also has a reputation for being a relatively cheap destination for surfers with many cheap accommodations and restaurants and bars to choose from. (source: wikipedia)
A truly heaven destinations for tourists and backpackers when looking for scenic and economical place to stay, including bars and resto for happy hour with adam a7 sounds and partying.