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New, Notes and Happenings from Around the Globe

The 2000 Year Old Ifugao Rice Terraces of the Cordillera Mountain Ranges

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The 2,000 year old rice terraces of Ifugao have been molded to the mountains and formed by mankind. Built into the tall mountains of the Cordillera Mountain Ranges of Northern Luzon, the famous of them all is the Banaue Terraces.

The … Continue Reading ››

Boracay Philippines On a Dollar? ……. Say It Isn’t So

 

Borcay Beach, Philippines. Bring Along Your Camera, You're Gonna Need It
Borcay Beach, Philippines. Bring Along Your Camera, You’re Gonna Need It

 

Many who want to visit the beauty of the famous island of Boracay need not worry about going on a budget. For this … Continue Reading ››

“Starry Starry Night” The Stunning Skies of the Philippines ~~~ My Trip To Agusan del Sur

 

Stargazing parties, a past-time of a new era
Stargazing parties, a past-time of a new era

 

I have always been amazed at the beauty of the skies from the Philippines. … Continue Reading ››

Baguio City — A Gift from the American People to the Philippines

Bell Church and Its Many Arches, Building and Temples that Surround the Hillside, Baguio City
Bell Church and Its Many Arches, Building and Temples that Surround the Hillside, Baguio City


Baguio is today the highest elevated city in the entire Philippines. Located on the … Continue Reading ››

Reverse Culture Shock — Those That Return Home from the Philippines

 

That feeling of demise when returning home from a long stay in the Philippines
That feeling of demise when returning home from a long stay in the Philippines

 

I’ve seen this enough and I’ve actually experienced the affects of “Reverse Culture Shock”. whats that you might … Continue Reading ››