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Shopping in Cebu

Many people ive come across on my travels (outside of the Philippines) have the assumption the Philippines due to it being a Developing nation (3rd world country) is very outdated on shopping. Which in some cases is very much the…

What to do in Cebu

One thing ive found many expats suffering with in Cebu is severe bordem. You can only drink so much brandy and tequila and the San Miguel Lights bottles seem to have disappeared my side of town. So what do you…

Family or executioner?

I have reported before about the shooting of Luke Isaacs where he was gunned down not far from my home. A British guy with a Filipina wife which now appears to be something not as first thought. The murderer was…

The rental market in Cebu

What a lot of people don’t realise when looking for rental in and around Cebu or anywhere else in the Philippines is the real prices. It’s the same anywhere in the world but the odd thing about the Philippines i…

What is it about the Foreigner?

Its something I never experienced until I came to the Philippines. Just being a Western foreigner with white skin puts you in a whole new light. You could be pretty ugly, over weight, getting old but women still want to…

Philippines the sex tourist

The Philippines like most of Asia suffers with a stigma of sex tourists. I’ve now been here several times and although there is a sex industry which would be more open than most western countries admit the existence is about…

The World is not enough??

Sometimes it makes me wonder how much you can really do for people. Most of the time I generally try to function as a unit rather than an individual so setting up in the Philippines for example is not a…