Where Are The Best Places to Live in the Philippines?
I posted awhile back on this subject, What Are Your Best Places Philippines?, and also put up a dedicated best places in the Philippines map page with every suggestion I’ve received regarding the best places to like in the Philippines.
So few suggestions, though. Why is that? Everyone who does live here in the Philippines lives somewhere … and you either consider that the best place to retire or live in the Philippines, or you already have a goal to move to a different place you feel is better for living in the Philippines.
So, no controversy? Strange that.
Why even ask what are the Best Places to Live in the Philippines?
Where should I live in the Philippines is one of the most common off-line questions I get, and I really want to publish more along the lines of Philippine best places for foreigners … but I’m only one guy and I can only live in approximately one place at a time ;-).
For those of you who haven’t read it yet, or don’t recall, I live in Marilao, Bulacan province on the island of Luzon … just a few kilometers outside Metro Manila .. the National Capital Region.
What Others Think About Best Places to Live in the Philippines?
Fortunately, though, there’s an active Philippine blogging community out there … and sometimes people writing those blogs come up with ideas very similar to mine.
Here’s what an Adobo Lover In Canada thinks about his long-term place to live in the Philippines. Recommended reading.
One of the difficult choices I have to decide on when I planned to live in the Philippines again was where to set my long-term residence.
I lived half of my life in my motherland and was a former resident of Manila and Quezon City but this time, I do not want to reside in those cities because I feel that it does not fit my lifestyle anymore. Traffic, pollution and congestion are my primary reasons for avoiding Metro-Manila but I could cite more if need be.
I have considered Cebu, Davao, Batangas, Laguna – places in the Philippines that is close to the beaches and the countryside but was not able to check them out entirely because honestly, I don’t know anyone in those places to give me an idea on where best to locate.
Discovering Balanga City in Bataan province was coincidental. I never even considered residing there. It started when together with a partner who was from there – we setup a search engine optimization business to help me promote our travel agency in Canada and also some other websites that I own. … (read the rest of the article at: Bataan Province, My Chosen Residence When Living In The Philippines
So where’s your best place to live in the Philippines … foreigner … Filipino … dual citizen or whatever? I want to know and so do the other members of the community here.
Also, how much do you think you will be spending per month to live in the Philippines, retired in the Philippines, or earning online in the Philippines, or getting a job here in the Philippines? The community wants to know, so share your best places to live in the Philippines when you can.