The small island Malapascua is located about seven kilometers north-east of Cebu and about 25 kilometers west of Leyte, home to a traditional fishing community of around 3500 people.
Malapascua Island is also known as Logon Island, named after Barangay Logon, the main village in the southern part of the island.
Malapascua is a small island which is about 2.5 kilometers long and 1 kilometer wide.
Surrounded by her natural white sugary sandy beaches with a crystal clear water.
The island takes 3 to 4 hrs to walk around.
Locals are friendly, and always with big smile in the face like no stress at all.
They are interested to meet foreigners and like to find out your name and were you come from. The island is also suitable for families and young children.
Not just the shape of this small island reminds of the island of Boracay, also everything else can easily keep up. In fact, on Malapascua Island, everything is somewhat smaller, but the mix is right. That is why Philippinos have begun to call Malapascua Island the "little Boracay".
Malapascua is one of the best place where you can relax and enjoy diving.
It's also for divers one of the only place in the world where you can see thresher shark in 22-26 meters deep at Monad Shoal.