Not every travel adventure goes as planned. This is one of those. I wanted to try using the Fastcat that goes from Caticlan (Boracay) to a town in Mindoro called Bulalacao. I was a little offset because it was not going to the typical port for RORO vessels in Roxas.
Many people, even friends, think that I should not be as vocal about my feeling about President Duterte online. He doesn’t really like to discuss things. People who question him don’t stay around to ask more questions (so to speak). Why would I, an American in the Philippines, have the guts to openly question his…
If you find yourself in Odiongan, Romblon; what is there to do? The simple answer is not much. However, most people do not find themselves in the city for tourism but making a connection to somewhere else.
A few weeks ago, I went to Roxas, Mindoro port to only find out that the next ferry to Panay (island where Iloilo is) was many hours away. I took the chance to see what other options I had. I found out that Starlite Shipping had just started a route from Roxas to Odiongan in Romblon….
I wrote an article about how the next Angeles City in the Philippines is quickly becoming the capital of Negros Oriental, Dumaguete City. It has generated alot of interest since then and people have asked to qualify why I think that.
If you are living in the Philippines, especially with a sociapath in the presidency; you need an exit plan. If you are living in a country that China wants to invade and the President Duterte is trying to piss off America every chance he gets; you have to be ready to leave at a moment’s…
In finishing up the series of places to live in the Philippines, Palawan Island is the last one we will look at. I have saved the best for last too.
If living in Boracay is not your friend and you can live without a beach, you might love Camiguin Island. Instead of having white beaches, it is a volcanic island.
Living in Boracay Island is very popular among some people looking to retire and be a beach bum. What is living on Boracay like and is it for you? I will warn you, there is about a million tourist come through a year! Before we start, understand that I am not a fan on Boracay…
A month ago, I did an article on places that someone moving to the Philippines might consider, Camp John Hay was the top of that list. I want to re-visit that article with a series looking at more depth into a few of the places.