Please include: internet, massages, transportation, expenses, fruit, durian.
Check this tropical place out:
Davao City, Philippines: Known as the durian city...with massive amounts of durian found throughout....durian statues at airport and most parks and city hall building...massive amounts of juicy fruits sold on street nicely prepared...massive 24 hour traditional fruit market (bancarohan mkt), friendly wonderful, hospitible people everywhere, safe city, typhoon free due to land position (see map), quick access to pristine islands around....Rich daily durian culture, can bring durian on buses and airports and taxis.
Live on the Beach on city outskirts: Times Beach, Davao.Monthly Expenses:
Beach room for rent =$45
garbage, water, sewer, electric = $0
durian = $60 (2kilos/day)
juicy fruits (marang, mangosteen, mangos, jakfruit, pineappless, pomelos, star apples, soursops, paws, ban, etc..= $25 (2kilos/day)
internet = $10 (90minutes/day)
massage = $40 (approx 10 at $3-$6/hour)
transportation around = $15 (hop on/hop off jeepnees 15cents per 4km; taxis $1/3km)
Coconuts big (one liter of water)= $25/month (1or2 daily at 40cents each)
Estimated Total expenses per month = $220/month (can increase or decrease according to your desires)http://www.lakbaypilipinas.com/travel_davao.html