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Offline Dawg

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In Paradise
« on: July 26, 2018, 03:59:01 PM »
Hello, retired about 4 years ago and been living in the Visayans with my FilAm wife for about 3 years. Before that we were living and working in Florida. Thought retirement would be challenging not to get bored but we stay pretty busy. We've traveled a little and enjoyed meeting new people and seeing what the Philippines has to offer but we still have over 7000 islands to see!  ;)

I'm looking forward to reading the archives and maybe even asking a "stupid" question now and again as I pick through your knowledge of my new home.
Life doesn't always work out the way you expect
Sometimes it's better!

Offline Lee2

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Re: In Paradise
« Reply #1 on: July 26, 2018, 05:01:21 PM »
Welcome aboard, love the title of your thread, I am always happy when I read about those who love the Philippines and enjoy their life in the Philippines.
:) Happily married since 1994 & live part of the year in Cebu and the rest in S. Florida.

Offline BudM

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Re: In Paradise
« Reply #2 on: July 26, 2018, 07:10:23 PM »
Welcome.  Are you sure that you are not really from Georgia?  Yeah, I don't think you are going to run out of islands to visit and see of the 7,000 plus islands soon.  It will probably take you a while.
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Offline Dawg

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Re: In Paradise
« Reply #3 on: July 26, 2018, 07:20:36 PM »
Thanks! Nice thing about being retired is we can take our time to see all the islands.

And I do love it here but there are some bumps in paradise but if you take those in stride it all works out.

I thought I was a patient man wen I moved here but every day I learn a little more about accepting things that were not in my game plan
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Offline Gray Wolf

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Re: In Paradise
« Reply #4 on: July 30, 2018, 01:36:15 AM »
Welcome to the group!  :)
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Re: In Paradise
« Reply #5 on: July 30, 2018, 04:48:40 AM »
Hi and welcome Dawg!

Offline JoeLP

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Re: In Paradise
« Reply #6 on: July 30, 2018, 05:17:10 AM »
Welcome John. 
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