Talking about locations that are not tourist locations. Looking to get immersed into the culture and finding some cheap accommodation and the general cost of living?
Where in the Philippines? try this link http://www.olx.com.ph/houses-apartments-for-rent-cat-363
That's right, the cost of living in the Philippines is low compare to Singapore and HongKong.
For apartment rental in Manila, you can get rental for only $500 to $800 a month depending on what you want. For food and transportation, that's around $400 a month. Approximately $1000 to $1200 a month for a comfortable lifestyle in Manila. over 5 years ago