We are currently spending 5 days at a ocean front villa on the tropical island of Puerto Galero.
This place is pure paradise…like a scene out of a vacation brochure.
But what you don’t see from your shady deck with beautiful flowers hanging in every which direction is that only steps from the back door of the villa is the extreme poverty, dilapidation, and misfortune that over 95% of the Philippines is plagued with
And what’s worse…most of the people that come to vacation here will never set foot outside of their villa and in doing so will have no idea of what lays just beyond their idilic Asian escape. Things aren’t always what they appear to be…