Friday, July 18, 2008

Corpses from Sunken Ship Wash up on Resort Coast

http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/breakingnews/regions/view/20080718-149341/Boracay-belies-rumors-on-corpses-from-ship-tragedy

The Inquirer [Philippines]
18 July 2008

Boracay belies rumors on corpses from ship tragedy

By Nestor P. Burgos Jr.
Visayas Bureau

ILOILO CITY, Philippines -- Resort owners on Boracay Island are fighting off rumors that corpses from the sunken MV Princess of the Stars are turning up in the world famous strip of white sand beach.

One resort owner offered refunds to guests if any corpse from the sunken vessel was found near the island. [...]