On the whole excellent weather all year round with a minimal risk of low pressure systems during the summer months . Hottest time of year is April and May, the 'coolest' time December to February. "High season" is traditionally middle December to early May, although the area is busy at weekends throughout the year and during any Asian Holiday. For accommodation at Christmas, Chinese New Year and Easter, book well in advance.
There is NO ATM MACHINE in Moalboal yet, so bring enough cash to avoid spending time to get money from the next ATM. Cash is the preferred payment method. We can change major currencies at daily exchange rate. Right no we can't accept credit cards. Bank transfers to our account by internet are accepted. Transfers by PAYPAL can be made only as a deposit or full advance payment option.
English is widely spoken. At Tipolo Beach Resort in Moalboal exist wireless internet for those that have to stay in touch, its easy. Pay phones, mobile phone load cards, fax and email are all available.
Health and Medicine
No malaria in the area, but inoculations for Hep A, Typhoid, Polio and Tetanus are recommended, always check with your doctor. Bring high factor sun creams and insect repellent if you are prone to that type of thing, It's a rare occasion that you will need to put on more than shorts and a t-shirt. Common medicines (like antibiotics or aspirin) are available in Moalboal pharmacies and much cheaper than in Western countries. For emergencies, some hospitals reach western standards in Cebu City.