Category Archive: Philippines

A Double Loss – Moalboal, Cebu, Philippines

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Like most people, I dread getting phone calls in the middle of the night, for it usually means bad news – especially for me when it comes from overseas.  It happened on Sept. 23rd (our… Continue reading

A glimpse of South Korea’s past and present – Seoul, South Korea

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Before coming back to the reality of our life and adventures with friends here in the good ‘ol USA, I just had to sneak in one more quick post related to my trip… Continue reading

Three weeks of festivities – Moalboal, Philippines

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I survived the brutal heat and humidity during the three weeks I spent in Moalboal, my hometown on the island of Cebu in the Philippines.  Whew, summer in the Philippines is like living inside a… Continue reading

It’s a Jungle out there – Sabang, Palawan, Philippines

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I promise this is my final (delayed) post covering our trip to the Philippines, then I’ll get back to reality here in southern Texas.  To view my previous Philippines stories, check out: The wonderful people… Continue reading

A river runs through it – Palawan, Philippines

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Let’s see, where were we?  I have obviously fallen behind in my blogging.  I took some time off to socialize here in Texas, while enjoying the holidays and pausing from any activities that might tax… Continue reading

A slice of “2014’s Most Beautiful Island in the World” – Palawan Island

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My country is an archipelago of 7,107 islands brimming with wondrous natural treasures and beauties – both in nature and in the people.  Among many other things, white sand beaches, beautiful jagged mountains… Continue reading

Days filled with outdoor fun – Moalboal, Cebu, Philippines

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This is the 3rd in our series of posts about our trip to the Philippines.  Check out #1 here and #2 here if you’re interested in the first two installments. Aside from spending quality time with family, we… Continue reading

Quality time with family in my hometown – Moalboal, Cebu, Philippines

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After 17 days in the Philippines visiting family and  then enjoying some island time on Palawan, we are back in Texas.  We picked Betsy up from storage and drove just 85 miles south to… Continue reading

The wonderful people and places of the Philippines

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[This is Steve’s post about his experiences in the Philippines] My third trip to the Philippines during the past 12 years has inspired me to think about all the good times I’ve enjoyed… Continue reading

Playing tourist in my hometown – Moalboal,Cebu, Philippines

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How time flies when you are having too much fun in the Philippines.  I’m back after a one-month visit to my home sweet home in Moalboal, Cebu, where I survived daily temps of… Continue reading