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Duterte childhood neighborhood new for budget tourists

Casa Munda
Philippines Travel
One of Davao City’s oldest neighborhoods, the place where the young Rodrigo Duterte – the future President of the Philippine – grew up in, is fast becoming a ...
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Media Oops in the Duterte Coverage

Media
News
Aside from irritating the other media covering President-elect Rodrigo Duterte in Davao with her prima donna ways, this lady reporter  isn’t doing herself or her network any favors ...
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The Perils of Being Duterte’s Friend

Duterte
Feature
Now that the campaign is over, but even before the dust has had time to settle, knives are being drawn and quietly sharpened in the shadows as those ...
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SEPARATING THE CHAFF FROM THE WHEAT – THE GENIUS OF DUTERTE

Duterte
Opinion
With his recent pronouncement that he will curb the cursing “because he reprsents the Filipino people,” expect a very different President Mayor Duterte to emerge on the world ...
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Booming Davao

Davao
Feature
In the news recently was the 9.4% gross regional development product (GRDP), which was the highest among all the regions in the country for 2014. Significantly, the current ...
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A Monumental Mistake

Feature
Much as I try to focus only on those topics that have a direct impact on the lives of Mindanaoans, I just cant resist commenting on the recent ...
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Denizens of the Deep

Travel
You meet the most interesting creatures underwater. LIke this flamboyant cuttlefish. Normally this guy crawls along the bottom, dressed all in black and dark greys. But when it gets ...
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Travel Memories

Travel
It’s been a while since I took to the road. Work, that dreaded four-letter, has had me tied down with deadlines for months – with the end still ...
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Diving in Dumaguette

Diving
Travel
TURTLES! I’ve since returned to Dumaguete to dive in Dauin and Apo Island and true to my earlier expectations, I saw turtles and a lot more. And this ...
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The unseen world of scuba diving

Scuba diving
Travel
The Beauty Within Few things can surpass, and none can match the thrill of scuba diving. The sensation of slipping into a world where the constraints of gravity ...
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