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Dairy Queen Coming Soon to SM City Iloilo

UPDATE! The Dairy Queen at SM City in Iloilo is now open! DQ at Robinsons in Iloilo is open! Bedlam. Chaos. Disorder. That describes the…

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Why Does New Jollibee Ad Feature Actress Wearing Blackface?

First of all, what were the marketing directors at Jollibee thinking? Is it the same marketing firm that put Hitler’s image on Robinson Malls’ shopping…

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Food Tourism Drive “Eats. More Fun in the Philippines”

First of all, who can argue with a campaign that features food? I certainly can’t. Therefore, this new effort by the DOT, “Food Tourism Drive…

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Manila Mayor Orders Jollibee & McDonald’s to Hire Old Geezers

I like this new Manila mayor. In contrast to former Manila chiefs, Isko Moreno is on a fast track to “git ‘er done.” While former…

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80% Expats Love Guimaras as Retirement Destination

I retired to the Philippines almost ten years ago with my lovely Filipina wife. Because my spouse was born and raised in Guimaras, we moved…

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Jollibee Stung by Horrific French Fries Review

Burned by a recent French fry review, the big fat red bee is smarting. “Jollibee Stung by Horrific French Fries Review” has got the bee…

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Islands Stay Hotel Puerto Princesa Review

Almost forgot the “Islands Stay Hotel Puerto Princesa Review” until one of my Canadian friends in Guimaras reminded me. My Canadian colleague freely admits to…

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Tantalizing Taytay Tales

While we were in Puerto Princesa Palawan, my asawa and I decided to visit the Underground River. Puerto Princesa’s pride is easily the Puerto Princesa…

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The City Mall Parola Expat Experience

“The City Mall Parola Expat Experience.”  A retired fart like me has plenty of time to go shopping with his asawa. I enjoy checking out…

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Best Shopping Malls in Bacolod City, A Visit to Robinsons Place

So what are the best shopping malls in Bacolod City?

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Best Shopping Malls in Bacolod City, A Visit to Ayala Mall

After visiting SM City Bacolod, my wife and I headed out via jeepney

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Flame It! Burger in Cebu City. One of my Favorite Burger Joints in the Philippines

I’m a Midwest boy that loves his burgers and fries. As an American expat living in the Philippines for almost five years now, I’ve had…

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Age Discrimination Hiring Practices in the Philippines

An old  geezer (aka "old fart," borrowing Papa Duck's terminology) like me, at the age of 60,  would have about as much chance as getting…

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