Koronadal City “The Crown City of the South” ~ A Mindanao Hidden Treasure

A stunning night image of the rotunda round-about in Koronadal City
A stunning night image of the rotunda round-about in Koronadal City

 

 Koronadal City is penned as “The Crown City of the South.” The locals know Koronadal as Marbel City as that was the prior … Continue Reading ››

The Province of Antique ~ “The Land Where the Mountains Meet the Sea”

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The province of Antique is situated in the western regions of the Visayas. Historically, Antique was called Hantik which is the name of an oversized ant that lives on several islands of the Visayan archipelago.

The word ‘hantik’ is a French variation of a Spanish word that … Continue Reading ››

Tom Jones Jr. “The Last of the Navajo Code Talkers” Passes Away at age 89

 

Navajo Code Talker, Tom Jones Jr.
Navajo Code Talker, Tom Jones Jr.

 

The Navajo Nation will fly flags at half-mast this week as a tribute to their elder tribal member’s death, Tom Jones Jr. The infamous Navajo Code Talker passed away this past Monday … Continue Reading ››

A Rare ‘Metal Eating’ Plant Discovered in the Philippines

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Scientists in the Philippines have discovered a horrific thing, a metal eating plant. Now before you start visioning a plant attacking your car and eating through it, image this, a plant that can absorb massive amounts of nickel. What makes this plant rare you … Continue Reading ››

Patrick Murray and the Charitable Gift of Kids with Cancer in the Philippines

 

Murray handing over his latest fund raising check for the kids of Panay Island
Murray handing over his latest fund raising check for the kids of Panay Island

 

Irishman, Patrick Murray has raised more the 316,000php for the chemotherapy treatment of children with cancer. Murray, … Continue Reading ››