On the Streets in the Philippines.

While reviewing some posts on my Retired in Samar facebook page, I came across a picture that depicted children in the Philippines playing a game in the street. I remember when I lived in the Philippines, the children always played outdoors and things do not seem to be much different today. The game the children […]

Discover Samar- On the Cheap!

Just when you thought it was getting expensive to venture out and travel, Airphil Express makes it possible. For about $25 one way, you could easily make reservations now for a trip to visit the “City of Watefalls” Calbayog City, Samar. There is no better time to book an adventure to see awesome caves or […]

Philippine Real Estate – The Real Cost?

I recently visited a very informative website that focused entirely on expatriation from the U.S.A.  It is a well researched and cogently written site that discusses many things and many overseas destinations, including the Philippines. One thing I noticed though was that the last update to the Philippine information section was in 2006 and it […]

Eastern Visaya’s Airport Upgrades

TACLOBAN CITY – Nine Airports here in the region, including seven without passenger aircraft operations, will get a budget of P167.35 million for upgrading, the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippine (CAAP) said. Read more…

[Before Paradise] I Might As Well Be a Blind Monkey!

I’m a “Meanderthal Man” (more meandering than packing) when it comes to packing. Yesterday I packed 1 box. ONE pitiful box! If I haven’t mentioned this before, when the de-cluttering begins, things that you haven’t seen for a millennium magically appear. It’s gotta be the “First Law of Clutter” – the one where clutter tends […]

[Video] Battle of the Mascots – Jollibee vs. KFC

If you have ever been to the Philippines, you already know that two of the most popular franchised fast food establishments are Jollibee Restaurant and Kentucky Fried Chicken. Unlike McD’s and Burger King competitors in the U.S., these rivals really Classic outside average come buy meds online no prescription strip results over-the-counter http://www.spearheadhuts.org/xyg/how-to-buy-propecia-in-hongkong.php work good […]

Philippines Ready for Divorce?

I recently published a post on the re-focusing on the topic of divorce in the Philippines…my ideas and take on this included. If you missed that post you can visit it here – Divorce in the Philippines? Really? Since the battle on reproductive health is over, some lawmakers believe that the time is ripe to […]

Divorce in the Philippines? Really?

Since August of 2010, HB No. 1799, “An Act Introducing Divorce in the Philippines” has been sitting on the shelf. House speaker Feliciano Belmonte, who supports the bill, says now that the RH (Reproductive Health) bill has been approved by both chambers, a new focus has been shifted to the topic of the validity of […]

[Before Paradise] Lost and Found

When the packing begins, you just never know what you might find packed away in the attic or in the bottom of a closet or elsewhere. While going through some stuff in my closet this week, I found several odds and ends and things that I really have no use for anymore, and one thing […]