Our Adventure to Apo Island, the Philippines!

  At our weekly beach potluck in Dauin this past week, Ate Lucy (of Ate Lucy and Kuya Ron fame) asked if anyone was interested in taking a day trip to Apo Island.  We collectivley glanced over at the small, distant island which lies about 9 KM from where we sat in our breezy coconut cabana, thought about it for …

Oslob Trip, Part Two – Tumalog Falls

  Tumalog Falls Oslob, Cebu Island, The Philippines     Seeing as we were done swimming with the whale sharks at around 8:30 AM, we decided to head out to a nearby water fall.  Tumalog Falls is only a 12 minute ride from the Butanding viewing center and is accessed by a steep, paved road that lies on the western …

Trip to Oslob, the Philppines, to See the Whale Sharks

  Trip to Oslob, the Philippines to See the Whale Sharks   Well, my intrepid better half and myself finally made our way down (up, actually) to Oslob on the island of Cebu to see the whale sharks.  We had been planning to go for quite a while now – on a Monday morning as that is Michell’s day off …

Weekly Philippines Photo Montage 2.7.15

   Our Weekly Philippines Photo Montage 2.7.15   Welcome back to the second installment of our weekly Philippines photo montage, this particular one as of February 7, 2015.  All of these photos are taken off of my pretty crummy MyPhone Infinity Lite.  One of our faithful subscribers has been kind enough to bring over a very nice Sony point and …

Our Community Support Projects Donation Tracking

Updated as of November 16, 2017     Follow the kids’ house construction costs!  http://myphilippinedreams.com/kids-house-construction-costs/ New donation kitty balance:  $698.75  (See latest donors and amounts by scrolling to the bottom of this article.) We have a Paypal Donation button on our website for those who feel like remunerating us for the value provided by our blog and YouTube channel and also …

Our January 2015 Philippines Living Expenses

Once again, the Dream Team has painstakingly kept track of its monthly expenses, in order to better inform our viewers as to how much living in the Philippines actually costs.  An important thing to keep in mind is that you can spend any amount a month in the Philippines.  Want a luxury five bedroom house nestled against a white sand …

Local Philippines Trike Driver Returns 45,000 Pesos Worth of Gadgets

  What a gorgeous – and I mean GORGEOUS – day here in the Philippines.  The “cold” and dreary weather has finally moved out, and the sunny skies are back.  And I think today maxed out at about 84 degrees with very little humidity. Absolutely stunning. We made the most of it and headed down to Dauin.  One of our …