All the fish out of water stories ever told can never match the reality of living in the Philippines. For everyone who ever wondered 'what if?' this is one man's often hilarious, sometimes moving account of his experience. Chock full of tips and traps, observations and opinions, 'Philippine Dreams 2012' just might be what you need to tip you over the edge of saying 'YES' to your own dreams. More
In 2002 the author sold up his life and moved to a rural town in northern Cebu, the Philippines. At 40 years of age he experienced all sorts of culture shocks and life changing experiences, and lived to write about them. This collection of vignettes offer the reader some insight into the adventures such a lifestyle change can bring, as well as providing food for serious thought for those moments when it's not all cheap beer and pretty ladies.