PNP chief clarifies Tambay arrests due to violation of local laws ABS CBN News - Rudy Giuliani Playbook: Over 7,000 “Loafers” arrested in Metro Manila
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Rudy Giuliani Playbook: Over 7,000 “Loafers” arrested in Metro Manila

While waiting for my favorite Filipino television show, “Ang Probinsyano,” to begin, I’ll flip to TV Patrol news on ABS CBN so I don’t miss…

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Guimaras Hypermarket - New Guimaras Hypermarket Operating on “Filipino Time”
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New Guimaras Hypermarket Operating on “Filipino Time”

After nearly nine years of living in the Philippines, one would think I would have adjusted to “Filipino Time” by now. In some instances, I…

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GUIMELCO truck Guimaras
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No more Brownouts in Guimaras?

“No more Brownouts in Guimaras?” Was some reporter over at the Panay News attempting to get their name entered into a “Tokhang” drop box? “Operation…

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new boracay philippines
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Top 5 Reasons for Moving to the Philippines

I’ve resided in the Philippines for over eight years now. Thankfully, by the grace of God I met a beautiful Filipina through a pen pal…

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security rounding up the strays at Caticlan port
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Cheapest Way From Iloilo to Boracay

What’s the cheapest way to travel from Iloilo to Boracay? Head out to Tagbak Terminal, the largest land terminal in Iloilo and a popular transit…

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Guimaras Mountain Resort
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St. Valentine’s Day Massacre: Guimaras Mountain Resort

My lovely asawa and I recently witnessed a St. Valentine’s Day Massacre at the Guimaras Mountain Resort. OK, I, confess. Maybe only a few turkeys…

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cebu pacific puerto princesa
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Cebu Pacific Flight to Puerto Princesa Arrived Early!

Our recent trip to Palawan began with a pleasant surprise. We departed from the Iloilo International Airport 20 minutes before our scheduled time. Consequently, our…

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The SM Mall of Asia Expat Experience

I’ve been writing a blog for almost seven years now. Over in Guimaras, the island province we call home, there is nothing that even remotely…

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pool designs for philippines
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Pool Project Progress in the Philippines

Our pet pool project progress in the Philippines continues despite the tragic loss of one of our most dependable and trusted workers.

We are moving ahead with the new pool construction, having hired a new worker, a relative, of course. Our worker, who recently lost his life, is being buried today,

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Sunset on Philippines Resort Cabaling Beach
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Top 10 Stress-Busters for Living in the Philippines

Even paradise has a few pitfalls.

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Sunset at Cabaling Beach in Guimaras
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What Would I Have Done the Same the Last 6 Yrs. Living in the Philippines?

Living in the Philippines is never boring.

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a look at the new terrace
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Latest Update: Our New Home in the Philippines

The crusty old expat is finally motivated to write a new post.

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