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      New Members: Click Here   03/09/2017

      Hello. If you are a new member, and feel a bit apprehensive about posting in the "open" forums, or, just wish to get your "sea legs" prior to posting in the open forums, feel free to post anything you wish to talk about, in the Newbies Forum. No one will bother you, or give you any sort of grief. Everyone there is happy to help you get answers to your questions.
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  1. Board Information

    1. Rules, Guidelines & All Advert Rates

      Rules of this site and advertising costs.

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    2. Newbies Forum

      Specifically for new members.

      340
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  2. News: World & Philippines Local

    1. News, Headlines & World Events

      Post current news articles & events here.

      59,776
      posts
    2. The Tragedy Of The Ella Joy Pique Case

      Threads regarding probably the highest profile murder case in Cebu in a very long time.

      3,358
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  3. Philippines Weather Information, Forecasts & Assistance

    1. Philippines Weather: Typhoons, Earthquakes & Other Natural Disasters

      Philippines weather topics go here. Anything Philippines weather related may be discussed in this forum. This forum will also contain Philippines related weather maps, and Philippines satellite images.

      4,810
      posts
    2. Storm Damage, Assistance & Contact Threads

      Threads Concerning Storm Damage, Assistance & Contacting Family.

      1,620
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  4. Cebu Specific Information

    1. Announcements & Current Events

      Local happenings in Cebu.

      2,158
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    2. Businesses, Products & Services

      Questions and Information.

      4,276
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    3. Cebu Classified Advertisements

      Personal & Commercial Ads Go Here.

      180
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    4. General Advice

      Ask for advice on most general topics.

      18,664
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    5. Living In Cebu

      Anything directly about Cebu.

      23,216
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  5. Philippines Resident, Tourist & Visitor Information

    1. Insurance: Health / Medical, Life, Home, Auto, Etc.

      Questions, comments, advice and information on various types of insurance offered in the Philippines.

      3,811
      posts
    2. Military: Active, Reserve, Disabled, or Retired Veterans

      Military only. Any service related topics forum military members wish to discuss.

      11,068
      posts
    3. Shipping anything to, from, and within The Philippines

      Shipping items, boxes, containers, etc, to, from or within the Philippines.

      5,240
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    4. Social Security, Super, Disability, Age Pension, etc.

      All about retirement funds while living in the Philippines.

      3,276
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    5. 2,891
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  6. Banking & Investments In The Philippines

    1. Banking and Foreign Exchange

      Banking & Philippines (Peso) Exchange Rate Information

      5,707
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    2. Money Talk - Investing Discussions

      Interested in investments of any kind? Talk about it here.

      2,016
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    3. Sending Money To / Within The Philippines

      All about getting money to the PI.

      2,235
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  7. General Philippines Information

    1. Boat Construction

      An in depth look at the construction of a boats, by boat building members of the forums.

      829
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    2. Boating, Swimming, Diving, & Fishing In The Philippines

      Anything and everything water related goes here.

      3,355
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    3. Buying & Building Homes, Rental Property, Land, Etc.

      Renting, buying, building or furnishing your home in the Philippines.

      8,843
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    4. Construction Threads: (Home, Rest House, Etc.)

      Resource threads for those building their own homes and those who wish to do so.

      3,873
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    5. Hobbies & Other Interests

      What do you do in your spare time, while living in or visiting the Philippines?

      5,980
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    6. Living in the Philippines

      Anywhere outside the province of Cebu.

      18,129
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    7. Philippines Politics

      Password access for this forum: duterte (If you don't want access, don't enter the password! More importantly, do NOT complain to me about what you read here!)

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    8. Sports & Game Events

      Philippines sports and sporting events.

      3,447
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    9. Vehicles, Driving & Licensing Information

      All about road laws, driving, vehicles, maintenance & service.

      10,451
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  8. Where to find...

    1. ...General Items

      Where to find just about any item in the Philippines.

      8,285
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    2. ...Services

      Where to find various services in the Philippines.

      1,651
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  9. Grocery Shopping, Recipes & Restaurants

    1. Drinks: Mixes, Recipes, & Local Suppliers

      This is where to go for a drink, how to make it, and how much it will cost.

      2,933
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    2. Food, Grocery Shopping, & Restaurants

      Your favorite foods, meals, and dining establishments.

      11,404
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    3. Recipes & Food Dishes

      Share your recipes and various dishes here.

      3,040
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  10. Health & Safety In The Philippines

    1. Health: Medical, Dental, Fitness & Diet

      Post information on hospitals, dentists, gyms, exercise, proper diet, etc., here.

      20,915
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    2. Philippines: Safe? Not Safe?

      Safety questions and concerns about living and traveling within the Philippines.

      5,090
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    3. Warnings & Dangers In the Philippines

      Scams, warnings, and any other useful information that you should be aware of, while in the Philippines.

      7,660
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  11. Philippines Trip Information

    1. Embassy News

      Communications from any foreign embassies in the Philippines.

      1,490
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    2. Passports, Visas, Permits & Immigration

      Advice on passport issuance, renewals, work permits, and anything visa related. Also, processing visas to visit / live in any country in the world.

      12,891
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    3. Passports, Visas, Permits & Immigration: IMPORTANT THREADS

      Very important threads, concerning these topics, will be listed here.

      1,469
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    4. Traveling Aboard Ships & Boats In The Philippines

      Ticketing, passage rates, routes and schedules of Philippines Shipping Lines.

      1,731
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    5. Trip Information: Airline, Hotel, Resort, Restaurant & Travel Reviews

      If you have already stayed somewhere, ate at a particular restaurant, write up your review in this forum for others to see.

      4,276
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    6. Trip Information: Airports, Airlines, Reservations & Ticketing

      Questions about airports, airlines, flight schedules, and ticking information go here.

      15,275
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    7. Trip Information: Where should we stay? What should we do?

      Ask questions here regarding Philippines accommodations, Tours, and sites to see.

      10,072
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  12. Family Life In The Philippines

    1. Schools And Educating Children In The Philippines

      Any questions regarding educating your child in the Philippines.

      1,283
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    2. Children & Medical Issues In The Philippines

      Solely regarding your children and medical issues they may have in country.

      227
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    3. Children Adjusting To Life In The Philippines

      Any questions regarding to how your child is adjusting, or may adjust to life in the Philippines.

      251
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    4. Warnings & Dangers For Kids In The Philippines

      Any questions regarding the safety of your child and dangers to them, in the Philippines.

      311
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  13. Outlaw Forums: Political, Religious & Highly Debated Topics

    1. Outlaw Forums Announcements

      Announcements for members who have specific access to the Outlaw Forums.

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    2. Australia / New Zealand Politics

      Political topics only posted here.

      1,785
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    3. Other Countries' Politics

      Political topics elsewhere in the world, posted here.

      1,041
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    4. United Kingdom Politics

      Political topics only, posted here.

      1,036
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    5. United States Politics

      Political topics only posted here.

      55,014
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    6. Religion & Other Debated Topics

      Highly Controversial Topics (No Politics).

      22,906
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    7. Outlaw Off Topic

      Pretty much anything you wish to discuss, especially if you feel it doesn't belong in the various Politics or Religion & Debated Topics forums.

      5,448
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  14. Filipino Culture: Language, Life & Love

    1. Birth Control / Contraceptives

      Information to help Filipinas.

      1,210
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    2. Filipino Culture

      General questions.

      6,796
      posts
    3. Filipino Mannerisms & Logic

      How are they different from you (foreigners)?

      7,068
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    4. Filipino Speaking Forum

      Topics allowed in any Filipino language, or English.

      1,093
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    5. Romance, Dating, Marriage & Family

      Topics related to families, relationships, dating, wedding planning, forms, and preparations for your nuptials.

      10,318
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  15. Green Living In The Philippines

    1. Self Sufficiency

      Undertaking your own projects around the nipa hut.

      1,874
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    2. Electricity / Power: Mains, Solar, Hydro & Wind Power

      Mains power and alternative energy in the Philippines.

      5,155
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    3. Farming & Gardening

      Farming and gardening in the Philippines.

      4,892
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    4. Miscellaneous "Green" Topics

      Other green topics not suitable for the above forums.

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  16. Philippines Charities, Urgent Blood Requests & Non-Profit Organizations

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  17. Electronics, Computers, Software, Telephones & Texting (SMS)

    1. Computers, Software & Electronics

      Everything about electronics goes here.

      11,564
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    2. Technical Computer Repair

      Post in this forum if you have computer issues you wish to have resolved.

      1,263
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    3. Texting, Calling, & Cell Phones

      International and domestic calls and texts.

      7,297
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  18. Communicate In Other Foreign Languages

    1. German Speaking Forum

      Post questions or information for those from your German speaking country.

      129
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    2. Nordic Languages Forum

      Post questions or information for those from any of the Nordic countries.

      353
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  19. Hidden Forums

    1. Barter / Trade Forum

      No for sale items. ONLY items for trade are to be listed here.

      72
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    2. Dirty Kitchen

      To access this forum, contact thebob to have permissions added to your account.

      162,192
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  20. Off-Topic, Etc.

    1. Jokes & Humor

      Post your "clean" one-liners or funny stories here.

      845
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    2. Outside The Philippines

      Information on other countries.

      7,312
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    3. Paul's Forum

      Exclusively for Paul's threads.

      3,558
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    4. Videos To Share

      Here, you can post links to videos, or upload videos (depending on your permissions), to share with others.

      20,339
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  21. Archives: August 2006 - December 2013

    1. Announcements & Current Events

      Threads from 08 / 2006 - 12 / 2013

      5,082
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    2. Banking and Foreign Exchange

      Threads from 08 / 2006 - 12 / 2013

      9,321
      posts
    3. Businesses, Products & Services

      Threads from 08 / 2006 - 12 / 2013

      11,224
      posts
    4. Buying & Building Homes, Rental Property, Land, Etc.

      Threads from 08 / 2006 - 12 / 2013

      17,178
      posts
    5. Computers, Software & Electronics

      Threads from 08 / 2006 - 12 / 2013

      17,797
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    6. Filipino Culture

      Threads from 08 / 2006 - 12 / 2013

      15,199
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    7. Food, Grocery Shopping, & Restaurants

      Threads from 08 / 2006 - 12 / 2013

      15,166
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    8. General Advice

      Threads from 08 / 2006 - 12 / 2013

      46,283
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    9. Hello! Introduction Forum

      Threads from 08 / 2006 - 12 / 2013

      10,534
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    10. Living In Cebu

      Threads from 08 / 2006 - 12 / 2013

      56,619
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    11. News, Headlines & World Events

      Threads from 08 / 2006 - 12 / 2013

      74,835
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    12. Off-Topic Archive

      Threads from 08 / 2006 - 12 / 2013

      47,677
      posts
    13. Passports, Visas, Permits & Immigration Information

      Threads from 08 / 2006 - 12 / 2013

      14,910
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    14. Romance, Dating, Marriage & Family

      Threads from 08 / 2006 - 12 / 2013

      29,822
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    15. Sports & Game Events

      Threads from 08 / 2006 - 12 / 2013

      5,886
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    16. Vehicles, Driving & Licensing Information

      Threads from 08 / 2006 - 12 / 2013

      13,404
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  22. Archives: June 2004 - August 2006

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