‘Balikwas’ is a Tagalog word which is untranslatable into English. It signifies a startling change -
Balikwas – How to Emigrate to The Philippines is an account of how they did it. He describes how they packed up in the UK and built a house in their new country. The book recounts how they adapted to a different way of life in the tropics.
Their story is an encouraging and life-
It can also be read as a simple ‘how to do it’ guide for anyone contemplating emigration, either to The Philippines or elsewhere.
How to Emigrate to The Philippines