our damaged Ford Ranger - Truck Driver Hits Our Ford Ranger
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Truck Driver Hits Our Ford Ranger

It was around 6:30 pm on a Tuesday. My wife had taken our Aurora blue Ford Ranger to nearby San Miguel, Jordan in Guimaras. Guimaras…

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New Guimaras Café Conchita Shows Promise
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Exciting New Guimaras Café Conchita Shows Promise

Always on the lookout for new culinary adventures, tipped off by fellow foreigners on our tiny island province, we checked out a new eatery. “Exciting…

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Celian Seafoods Resto Facebook - Celian Seafoods Resto, Guimaras: New Expat Hangout
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Celian Seafoods Resto, Guimaras: New Expat Hangout

  It was time for a change. A contingent of expats that reside in Guimaras, the island province we call home, decided to visit a…

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Market day in Guimaras
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Guimaras Town is Pilot Area for Market Tourism

The Alibhon Public Market (“New Site”) in Jordan, Guimaras will serve as the pilot area for market tourism, which is a new product of the…

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Guimaras fire destroys Chavez Bldg - Devastating Fire Guts Guimaras Old Site
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Devastating Fire Guts Guimaras Old Site

“Devastating Fire Guts Guimaras Old Site.” The Chavez Building, a commercial building located at the Old Site, San Miguel, Jordan, Guimaras, was devastated by fire…

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wedding in the philippines
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The Neon Blue Jesus Wedding

My asawa and I had just returned from another trip to Cebu City with our little niece and nephew from Guimaras in tow. We only…

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the final goodbye
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A Good Man in Guimaras is Laid to Rest

A Good Man in Guimaras is laid to rest. Our worker, Melchor Tacaisan, 42, was laid to rest this past Sunday afternoon, at St. Michael the…

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Six People Dead: Pump Boat from Iloilo to Guimaras Capsizes!

Tragic news from our home province! I’ve ridden on this pump boat dozens of time.

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Mango tour bus
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New PhilPost Office Opens in Mango Land, Guimaras

I was excited to discover we had a new post office close by.

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mango land guimaras
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Current Crime Capers Clamp Down on Mango Land

As a foreigner in the Philippines I stick out like a sore thumb.

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Hiring Our Own Pump Boat to Haul Our Stash Back to Guimaras

My asawa and I had purchased three big ticket items…

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construction guimaras
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Road Crew in Guimaras, Western Visayas, Making Excellent Progress

Working in extreme weather conditions with low pay is a challenge.

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