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American Expat Tour in Iloilo City

Another American expat tour in Iloilo City. This time with a special guest. My asawa. The Sainted Patient Wife. After accompanying me to the Bureau of Immigration, my long suffering spouse decided to submit to another trial of patience and…

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Is Iloilo City Still Exciting after the Dinagyang Festival Ends?

The 2013 Dinagyang Festival in Iloilo City has ended. Everything is back to normal. The Sun Star Iloilo stated that more than 1.5 million people enjoyed this premier festival of the Philippines. More than 200 metric tons of garbage had…

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The Cost of Sin in the Philippines

The cost of sinning is going up in the Philippines this coming January 1, 2013. I’m not talking about “bar fines” at some strip joint in Angeles City. I’m referring to the the price of smokes and booze.  

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Surprise Trek to the Mojave

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Most of my American readers are aware that the Mojave Desert, located in the American Southwest, is around 7,000 miles from the Philippines, and Iloilo, where my asawa and I currently reside.  The Sainted Patient Wife handed me her cell…

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