Coamen Island

Island Name: Coamen Island Population: 560 Major Occupation: Fishermen Sea Shore Details: White Sands and Shallow Corals Approach to Island. Tourist Accommodation: No Cottages for Tourists Snorkeling: B Westside of island Diving: No Place to Dive – 500 meters Westside…

Charity in the Philippines

A  discussion the other day was how we shouldn’t interfere by helping local population in the Philippines and when we are not prepared to help those in the UK. Which is a bizarre scenario for me, quite simply the UK system…

What is Love ?

Matt and April Wilkie 2007 Basilica Cebu

There is a saying “A 1000 scientists cant explain love but two people can show it”. The reason its two people is any two people can or will show love in a different way depending who the people are. It…

Times are changing June 2008

Matt Wilkie at a Mountain Church in Cebu, Philippines (2)

I arrived back in Cebu earlier this month and have been here for over a week now. There was an argument while i was away between my wife and an aunt which seems to have spiralled to a major dispute…

Chuckles of time

The value of someone entering your life as a child can’t really be measured in now and then but only in the happiness and joys that your new family member will bring. Although i havent had the joy of a…

A little bit goes a long way…

I’m heading back to Cebu within the next few weeks and although a hectic schedule has shelved a lot of ideas for the last few months, I have tried contacting various companies regarding anything they would like to provide to…