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Finding the Biliran Beat

Ooooooh man I love this place. I feel like I’m starting to feel the beat of the island. I know what time the giant fruit-bats head back to their haunts in the canopies. 1,054 more words

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A Year Split in Two

This is a little bit late, but as it is now 2016 I felt like I needed to sit down and actually comprehend what all happened this year. 695 more words

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Biliran Ambush: Ultimate Frisbee in the Philippines

I’m always wandering around. My go-to answer to the question asa man ka? (where are you going?) is nisuroy-suroy lang ko (I’m just wandering around).  Almost two months ago I was exploring Biliran’s Capital, Naval, and came across the large field next to Naval State University. 905 more words

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A Red Cross Run and Typhoon Nona

The Peace Corps Volunteers in Biliran Province, aka the Bilisquad, participated a fundraiser run for the Philippines Red Cross in the province capital of Naval.  The hard part wasn’t even the race itself, it was signing up.   905 more words

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Ulan- Ulan Falls - Biliran Leyte

Ulan-ulan Falls

Located at Barangay Sampao , Almeria  Biliran Leyte

How to get there :

From Tacloban, ride a van going to Naval – Fare :120php – Travel time: 2hrs and 30 minutes. 251 more words

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Red Tide, Climate Change, and Watching Paris

I don’t share many political posts or messages.  This one is definitely a mixture of science and politics, but it’s also about people power, leadership, and looking for hope from modern-day climate warriors. 814 more words

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Some Farm Life with Fujifilm X100T

While I am waiting for my backyard crops to make significant growth progress, here are some photos from my sister’s farm in Naval, Biliran; when we visited them last October. 161 more words