How much money do you need to retire in the Philippines ? Will $1500 a month be enough? My experience tells me it would vary depending on the location and your style of living.
Growing as a child in the Philippines, my parents told me that our neighbor is an Aswang. It turned out our neighbor has Dystonia Parkinsonism -a neurological disorder also known as Lubag in the area
Metro Manila is 2013 British-Filipino independently produced crime drama film directed by Sean Ellis. The film won several awards I recommend this movie to all movie goers young and old.
In 2002 I retired from the Food and Drug Administration. My wife and I decided to divide our time between the Philippines (Marinduque) and the US( Northern California).
I have never cooked fresh live oyster . However, my relatives informed my Oyster Rockefeller dish was delicious. Both my wife and son enjoyed it as much as I did.
This is our Love story. It started in the 1950's during our college years. Last May 8 was our 59th wedding anniversary. We thank the Lord for all the blessings he has given us.
This is one of the best book that I have read on the Japanese-American War in the Philippines. I have nightmares remembering the atrocities committed by Japan to the American and Filipino soldiers
I have two relatives suffering from computer and nicotine addiction. Their story are discussed in this hub. One of them has quit smoking, but the computer addict needs some help. Can you help?
This hub is about names and numbers, the pseudo science of numerology as practice by my late mother-in-law in the Philippines. She believes there are lucky as well as unlucky numbers
The subject of battered men is not well discussed compared to battered women. However, domestic abuse in both genders do occur and abused against men should not be ignored.
Time-sharing vacation purchases are not for everyone. However, if you have the patience, it is a good way to enjoy a vacation in 5 star resorts and hotels all over the world.
One of the most important humanitarian projects that my wife and I had gladly participated during the last decade was Marinduque International Inc, Medical Mission of Love to our 2nd home- Marinduque.
I have listed 101 things to do before I die. With the exception of two items in the list, I have done all of them. I hope you read my list and perhaps are inspired to create your own .
The Philippines is a nation that is obsessed with food. As a Filipino-American, the subject of Philippine dishes versus American dishes interest me. This hub lists some of my favorite Pinoy dishes.
My First Thanksgiving Day in the United States and my Impressions of the US as a Graduate Student in 1960
My first thanksgiving Day in the US was in 1960. It was a day I will always remember. The Philippines do not celebrate Thanksgiving since it is a truly an American holiday.
Caste System in the Philippines-Discrimination of Filipinos in the United States and my Pinoy Pride List
There is a caste system in the Philippines. It is between the poor and the rich, and the educated and the non-educated. The Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW) will be another caste group in the future.
This is a 3-part series of hubs on memories of a child about the Japanese-American War in the Philippines. Part I is my own, Part II is my wife and Part III is from my cousin in Iloilo, Philippines