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The Lowest Point in My Philippines Expat Journey so Far

The Lowest Point in My Philippines Expat Journey so Far

Hopefully you’ve read all my previous posts and are up-to-speed with where I am on my Philippines expat journey. If not, I suggest you take a few minutes to discover what the inspiration was for this blog and also why I immigrated to the Philippines in the first...
Happy New Year! Or was it…

Happy New Year! Or was it…

Wow! Almost a whole month since I last wrote anything here. I feel like a naughty kid who has some explaining to do after maiming a family pet. However, there’s a very good reason why I’ve been, let’s face it, f*****g slack recently. But while many...
My Shit Life in the UK

My Shit Life in the UK

Good evening from the small island of Mindoro in the Philippines; one of 7,107 islands that make up this beautiful archipelago. Although, I have heard on numerous occasions, that there are sometimes only 7,105 islands at any one time here due to the tides. Either way,...
In the Beginning…

In the Beginning…

Okay, so I promised that I would start off with a post this Saturday and I’m good to my word. That’s despite super typhoon Hagupit (Filipino name Ruby – although Hagupit is Filipino for ‘smash’) rapidly approaching. Obviously, if it makes...
The Dawn of a New Era

The Dawn of a New Era

Mankind has just landed a spacecraft on a comet; developed a very promising Ebola vaccine; and somewhere on a small island in the Philippines a new website has just been born – JamesDevonshire.com If you’re reading this then you’ve either given in to...