Living in the Philippines

Living in the Philippines

Who of you does not sometimes dream about spending the rest of the life in a tropical beach resort with white sands, clear blue water and coconut trees?

The Philippines is a country with over 7000 islands, beautiful beaches and friendly people.

The cost to live in the Philippines is cheap and you can easily make a living there, even if you are on a low budget. I will try to give you all the information you might possibly need to live in the Philippines.

Look for the right visa, a house for rent, buy a car or motorbike or calculate your monthly cost of living.

The author of this web site lives on Bohol Island in the Philippines by himself, currently on a 5/7 month basis for family reasons but will move there permanently sooner or later.

Now sit back and relax and enjoy your living in the Philippines...

Bantayan Island, Philippines
Living in the Philippines: Beach on Bantayan Island, Philippines

Note: You will now get a 30 day stamp in your passport if you arrive in the Philippines without a visa (before: 21 days). Rumors say that this may be extended of up to 6 month straigt away in one step at you first extension. However, this might only work at Manila Immigration Office so far.