30 October, 2007

Boracay Island Map Postcard

Boracay is a tropical island located approximately 315km (200 miles) south of Manila. The island is approximately seven kilometers long, dog-bone shaped with the narrowest spot being less than one kilometer wide, and has a total land area of 10.32 square kilometers. Boracay's two primary tourism beaches, White Beach and Bulabog Beach, are located on opposite sides of the island's narrow central area. White Beach faces westwards and Bulabog Beach faces eastwards. The island also has several other beaches.

Boracay Map Postcard

The size of the postcard is 5"x6.5" and shown are map legend and the different images of Boracay Island, including the main roads, diving sites and villages.

Images on the postcard are as follows (top left to bottom right): White beach, Ati-atihan Festival-unique cultural event found in nearby Kalibo and Boracay Island, "Paraws"-outrigger sailing boats which where the most commonly used as transportation for centuries in the Philippine archipelago, Aerial view of Boracay Island, Banca in tropical crystal clear waters of Boracay Island, Sunset over Puka Shell Beach, Shell vendors at Punta Bunga Beach.

Boracay Wikipedia Entry

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