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Math-Challenged Guimaras Pump Boat Operator Delays Departure

First of all, mathematics wasn’t my favorite subject in school. Therefore, today’s post, “Math-Challenged Guimaras Pump Boat Operator Delays Departure” reveals someone else besides me…

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Coast Guard in Iloilo & Guimaras DO NOT Enforce Wearing of Life Jackets

UPDATED SEPT. 19, 2019 COAST GUARD IN ILOILO AND GUIMARAS NOW ENFORCES THE WEARING OF LIFE JACKETS In fairness to the local Coast Guard, I…

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New Passenger Vessels Ply Iloilo Guimaras Route

After last week’s fiasco at Parola Wharf in Iloilo City last week, I was glad to read there will be new safer options for sea…

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31 Die in Latest Iloilo/Guimaras Sea Tragedy

LATEST UPDATE At least 31 people lost their lives Saturday, August 3, 2019. Three banca boats capsized. The latest casualty figures come from the Inquirer.net….

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Expat’s Extended Festive Walk Mall Review

My lovely asawa and I had previously visited Iloilo City’s new shopping venue for the first time back in July. Since our local energy provider,…

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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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The Verdict: Wife Diagnosed With Gastritis & Bile Reflux

After spending an evening at Medicus Hospital with constant around-the-clock care from an attentive staff, my asawa prepared for the morning’s first procedure, an upper…

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Severe Attack Sends Spouse Back to Emergency Room Again

My suffering spouse returns to the ER.

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Stricken Spouse! Philippines Emergency Room Rescue

My asawa, spouse, has been suffering with chronic abdomen pain for months. The pain, caused by “wind” according to my wife, would first be treated…

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New People’s Army, Maute Terrorists: Iloilo Under Siege

TWIN TERRORIST THREATS inched closer to Iloilo City!

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Iloilo Speeders Could Get 6-Month Jail Sentence

THE Transportation Management and Traffic Regulation Office (TMTRO) nabbed at least 35 violators this past Monday, June 1, 2017 in Iloilo City. It was the…

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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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view from a pump boat iloilo to guimaras
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Pump Boat Preacher Has Captive Audience

In the almost eight years I’ve lived in the Philippines, I’ve made hundreds of trip from Guimaras, our island province home, to nearby Iloilo City….

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