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Where Rivers Run Wild on Negros

Where Rivers Run Wild on Negros

There are a lot of rivers in the Philippines. Some are swimmable, other too wild. Some are all over Google because they are famous and well visited, others are hidden. Almost all of them are used for washing, either clothes or people. They are seldom used for transportation, for they run wild. Although….in some places not so wild anymore. Since canalisation of river beds is happening all over the place to prevent flooding. I took some photos of rivers on…

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Is it safe to live in the Philippines?

Is it safe to live in the Philippines?

Many Governments issued a negative travel-advice for the Philippines after the so called Bohol Incident. And a lot of people wonder if it is safe to travel to the Philippines or to live there. Since the experience of safety is a personal one, I can only speak for myself. Please do take note that whether it is a real threat, a political game or just a hoax to scare off people: whenever a government gives a travel advice you are…

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Traveling from Dumaguete to Boracay by bus

Traveling from Dumaguete to Boracay by bus

Time for some traveling, from Dumaguete to Iloilo and on to Boracay. By bus, as usual. I think Ceres Bus and also Dimple Star, and on some island even local busses, offer a great opportunity to travel cheap, reasonable comfortable and it is a great way to see the country. When you travel from Dumaguete to Boracay by bus and ferry, you will pass the following significant cities where you have to change transport: Bacolod Iloilo Caticlan Dumaguete City In…

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Do i miss Dumagete, the number one retirement paradise?

Do i miss Dumagete, the number one retirement paradise?

I have moved, after living in Dumaguete for 4 months it was time to leave. People wonder if I will miss the place. Long story short?
No. I do not miss Dumaguete. I wrote about it a few months ago, that I miss the magic of Dumaguete. And after moving back here and living here in a Barangay just a few minutes walking from Robinsons Place, I still miss that magic. Time for me to move. Maybe it is because I…

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Dentist visit in the Philippines

Dentist visit in the Philippines

My molar broke, a huge chip in the back came of and the sharp edges reminded me every jaw movement that I should go see a dentist. No pain, but I had a root canal ages ago on that same tooth. So no worries right? I’m scared shit for the dentist, to put it mildly. I always feel I’m at the wrong end of the drill. So for me to go to a dentist is a nerve wrecking, exhausting experience….

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On my Way to Robinsons Place in Dumaguete

On my Way to Robinsons Place in Dumaguete

It is just a short walk from my temporary home to Robinsons Place in Dumaguete City. As I walk through the suburbs you can join me on my walk and discover how that feels like and what you get to see. From sleeping tricycle drivers to local eateries, it is all there, the Philippines to the max. Enjoy the walk:

I found myself a house in Dumaguete

I found myself a house in Dumaguete

A nomadic life, like mine is fun. But my backpack is heavy and I’m not the youngest in the gourp digital nomads, so I’ve decided to rent myself a little house to leave some stuff behind and travel with a daypack instead. And this will save me tons of money considering the budget I set for myself. So here is my vlog on finding that almost perfect little house……….   Don’t miss out on any vlogs and subscribe to the…

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