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Live in Luxury in The Philippines
Can I Live in Luxury in The Philippines?

When imagining the Philippines, the picturesque, crystal-blue waters with talcum-white beaches are what usually come to mind… and rightfully so. 

“The Philippines are made up of 7,107 tropical islands and many of them are exactly as you imagine. That picture-perfect postcard…the image of water so clear it hardly seems real…thjs is the Philippines. But so too are the massive skyscraper-filled cities that have all the amenities of any downtown district in the world. The Philippines can be whatever you want them to be – you really can choose your dream lifestyle.

Do you prefer exotic islands?

Then check out Boracay. Do you prefer cooler mountains towns? Then go to Baguio and Tagaytay.

Do you prefer Adventure? Then go to Palawan, it could be your perfect paradise. Do you prefer Big cosmopolitan cities? Cebu City has it all! The possibilities are endless; the Philippines might just be your dream retirement escape plan.”

Do you prefer cooler mountains towns? Then go to Baguio and Tagaytay. Do you prefer Adventure? Then go to Palawan, it could be your perfect paradise. Do you prefer Big cosmopolitan cities? Cebu City has it all! The possibilities are endless; the Philippines might just be your dream retirement escape plan.”

Do you prefer Big cosmopolitan cities? Cebu City has it all! The possibilities are endless; the Philippines might just be your dream retirement escape plan.

Not only do you have your choice of islands to explore, but you also have your choice of climates as well. The majority of the islands have tropical, warm and humid weather. But if that isn’t for you, there are mountain towns with cooler temperatures and less humidity. Even the locals, who are used to the heat, flock to these spots to cool off whenever possible.

“If you are ready to Escape the Rat Race, the long hours, the constant financial stress you find in nearly all Western countries, contact RetireInThePhilippines.ORG for a 1-on-1 consultation.

You can do it, and we can help. 

My Personal Experience

“He is also a retired US veteran, the best selling author, and a coffee entrepreneur. Now I am really Living a Good Life. It’s Like Winning the Lottery.

If you are in your retirement years, then making the move can be very easy.

If you are younger, then you can still make the move. We have helped people as young as 26 happily make the move.

For me, I was 41 years old when I moved to the Philippines, and I feel wonderful and never regret my move. 

Escape the rat race. Escape the Stress and Unhappiness. Join the thousands who have Escaped to a better Life… in the Philippines.

 

About Greg Pasden

Greg is the founder, editor, and publisher of Retire In The Philippines web magazine. He is also a retired US veteran, the best selling author, and COO of Going Native Coffee USA. 

Greg began traveling the world in 1984 and discovered his passion for the tropical beaches, wonderful food, and friendly personalities. In 2005, he SOLD everything and made the escape – he moved to the Philippines. The following year, Greg met his wife Rose. Rose is a real jungle girl from the jungles of Leyte. Together they enjoy raising their daughter on Tablas Island while farming and chasing daily adventures (boating, snorkeling, diving, paragliding, hiking, medical missions, outreach programs, dinner parties, island hopping, and more). 

Greg is also an avid writer of his non-fiction, self-help, and his blog on island life. 

In 2018, Greg & Rose created Going Native Coffee Company because of their passion for a better, more flavorful coffee. Now they are delivering 100% Pure Exotic coffee to their coffee fans in the USA. Also, 100% of the profits benefit children of single-parent coffee farmers, and veterans & first responders suffering from PTSD (post traumatic stress disorder).  

Retire In The Philippines features a variety of other writers who share their experiences of Retirement and Living in the Philippines.  

We hope you enjoy the information and find it useful in your planning to become an expat to retire and live in the Philippines!

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