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I was there!  

I was there!

Bohol Island and the Chocolate Hills

August 5th 2012
From when I went on board the ferry to Bohol, until I reluctantly departed three days later, two older women made my trip memorable in very different ways. Paulette recounted her Filipino adventures and Elpedia lovingly tended her orchids. They were like two bookends to my time in Bohol despite their very different lives. OK, back to the beginning - the sailing to Bohol from Siquijor Island was ... read more
Asia » Philippines » Bohol

Philippine Flag The Philippine Islands became a Spanish colony during the 16th century; they were ceded to the US in 1898 following the Spanish-American War. In 1935 the Philippines became a self-governing commonwealth. Manuel QUEZON was elected President and was ta... ... read more
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