Catching Up After First Trip

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To say that this first trip was a great would be a gross understatement. I had so much on my mind before this trip that it was blowing my brains up. How were the flights going to go? Was I going to like it there? Was it really going to be as hot as I read about? How was the Airbnb rental going to go? And, most importantly, how was everything going to go between Janice and I?

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Zip-line Fun At Bohol Adventure Park

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Our zip-line fun at Bohol Adventure Park during our "tourist trap" private car tour around Panglao and Bohol islands. The zip-line was certainly the most fun of the entire day.

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GG BBQ - Panglao Street Food

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On the road between our bungalow and Alona Beach is a little roadside food stand called GG BBQ. Like most BBQ places on Panglao, they don't start cooking until about 5pm, and the smell from the road is almost too much to resist.

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Driving On Panglao Island, Bohol, Philippines

Driving On Panglao Island, Bohol, Philippines

This is a short video of us leaving our Airbnb rental for a drive around Panglao Island on our scooter. Driving here is an experience all in itself. ... Video is running at 5x speed. Our rental is in Bilisan Barangay on Panglao Island.

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Panglao Sunset Time Lapse

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This is the view from our Airbnb rental on Panglao Island, Bohol, Philippines. My first test of the time lapse function on my GoPro Hero 5 Black, and edited with both GoPro Studio, and Movie Studio Platinum 14.

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Getting There - The 30+ Hour Journey

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One thing that you have to be prepared for when it comes to far away travels, is the time it takes to get there. I know for me, it didn't really hit me when I was in the midst of the excitement of booking airline tickets, confirming Airbnb rental, and making sure I had my house back in Texas being looked after

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Trip Preparation Tips - Passport Renewal

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There are a bunch of things that can go wrong when getting your first Passport, or renewing an existing Passport. These are a few of the things I did to avoid potential problems.

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Tips And Warnings About International Online Dating

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So... you want to try out international online dating? Well, if you read my previous post Why The Philippines? And Why Now?, you know that the entire impetus behind this first trip to the Philippines, and ultimately this website, was my finding an awesome lady through the online dating website Blossoms.com.

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Why The Philippines? And, Why Now?

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One of the questions I have been asked by lots of my friends and family is "Why the Philippines? And, why now?" Well, there is a bit more to the story than just the desire to take off to some exotic location for an extended vacation. I'll first answer this question with the question

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Videos Coming Soon

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Thank you for stopping by my new website. I am working to get the rest of things setup around here, and all the video sharing and social media sites dialed in. For more basic info, please check out my About page, and FAQ page.

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