I Have Been to the Philippines

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    The last time that I went to the Philippines

    was back in 1990. My parents, brother, and I went there for my grandparents' 50th Wedding Anniversary. I would like to take my husband to the Philippines, so he could meet the rest of my relatives. We can't afford to go there cause of money. Plus, it's expensive to go there.
    kdegala77 kdegala77
    36-40, F
    May 21, 2014
    grottymuffin grottymuffin
    16-17, F
    Jul 30, 2014

    Camp John Hay

    My father was stationed at Camp John Hay at Baguio City, RP from 1971-1974.  I was a teenager at the time and went to school at Brent School.  It was probably the best time of my life.  I enjoyed being with the people, the food, and the culture.  I would go...
    broadshoulder broadshoulder
    Jan 14, 2009

    The Rains In Baguio

    I saw in the news today that the rains have really hit Baguio hard.  Most of the northern Philippines are under water or have experienced a landslide.  My prayers go out to you!  Stay strong.  I remember when I lived there in the 70s that the rainy season was...
    broadshoulder broadshoulder
    Oct 9, 2009

    Camp John Hay Revisited

    I was on-line a few weeks ago with nothing better to do, and searched for Camp John Hay.  As most AF Brats know, John Hay was returned to the Philippine government in the 1990s.  Well, I saw quite a few pictures and travel descriptions of John Hay, and I'm not sure that I was...
    broadshoulder broadshoulder
    Apr 6, 2012

    Kawasan Fall In Cebu

    One of the nicest places in the Philippines imho is Badian province on Cebu. There is a valley inside the mountain with very nice waterfalls: Kawasan Falls. It's a very idyllic place with 3 levels of waterfalls. Swimming in the small lakes below the falles is awesome fun. Feel...
    infoasian infoasian
    66-70, M
    May 24, 2013
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