Just a quick time-lapse of the drive I make when going from Bil-isan to Tagbilaran. Tagbilaran is where the big grocery stores and malls are located.
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?
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.
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
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.
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