How Filipinos Can Work as a Direct Hire in the Maldives

The Maldives is a tiny country consisting of little islands. It is located in the Indian Ocean south-west of Sri Lanka and India. This paradise island country is a famous holiday destination for many tourists all around the world because of its fine white sand beaches and crystal clear blue waters. The capital city is…

7 Reasons Why Foreigners Choose to Retire in the Philippines

The Philippines, a small country in Southeast Asia is a haven for foreign retirees. Many of them settled here with their family and are happily living here for a long time. Here are 7 reasons why foreigners chose to retire in the Philippines. 1. The Filipino people. The number one reason why foreigners chose to…

DELECTABLE FILIPINO CUISINE AT PATOK SA MANOK RESTAURANT

Patok sa Manok is a home-grown restaurant that started as a “lechon manok stall” and grew to a chain of restaurants in Davao City. Their restaurant at Lanang, Davao City is located beside Waterfront Insular hotel and in front of Fortune Executive Homes. Patok sa Manok restaurant has just reopened its doors to diners after…

DUSITD2 DAVAO: A STAYCATION DURING PANDEMIC

The pandemic has greatly affected the tourism industry especially the hotels. In Davao City, hotels have temporarily closed during the lockdown. But since the ease of the city’s quarantine regulation, some hotels including DusitD2 Davao have reopened. DusitD2 Davao is the latest addition to Davao City’s international chain of hotels. It is located at Lanang,…

CAVANICO IL MARE RESORT: FIRST GETAWAY DURING PANDEMIC

The weather was so hot that we thought of booking an overnight stay at Samal Island to get away from the city and go swimming. Samal island is just a few minutes boat ride from Davao City. At first, we are still hesitant that there may be travel restrictions when going there due to the…

Quarantined Life in the Island

I was working as a Marketing Officer in a big transport company in Davao when I read a job posting on social media from my former agent. He posted that he urgently needs a singer in a resort in the Maldives. I became interested since I have worked before in the Maldives twice as a…

24 Things To Do In An Island of Maldives for One Year

I am a Filipina singer working in a small island resort in Maldives. It is my first time to work outside of the Philippines. My musician partner and I will be working here in Maldives for one year (or more). We arrived here in Meedhupparu Island, Maldives on September 21, 2014. This island has a…

Maldives: A Dream Come True

I have always dreamed of staying in an island with very fine white sand and crystal clear seawater. I imagined myself relaxing under the shade of a coconut tree looking out to the calm sea on a very nice sunny weather. This island is secluded and only a few people can come because going and…