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Pull the Stuff

I found this sign inside the jeepney that’s Pasig Palengke to Ortigas route. I don’t know if the sign maker intentionally wrote it this way or just naive. In translation it should be: Your Pull, My Stop If you have...
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Metro Manila Terror Update

A suspected bomber was just caught carrying explosives while inside the Super Ferry at the seaport of Cebu City last Friday August 24, 2007. The suspect is only 18 years of age. According to the investigation the suspect came from...
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Terror Watch

Everyone in Metro Manila is advised to be careful every time the Philippine government is in the offensive against the Islamic extremists such as the Abu Sayyaf. These terrorists would do “diversionary tactics” by planting bombs in places frequente...
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Makati Map

I found a good online map about Makati. It is developed by YellowASP, an outsourcing company located in the Makati Business District. Their website says little information about their company, but they sure created a good online map. Click the...
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Myths about Metro Manila

I grew up in Mindanao and the Visayas, and heard varied commentaries of those who had been to Metro Manila. I believe like any other handed down stories, it may be correct, wrong and a mixed of both. Food prices...
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Text Scam Messages to Avoid While You’re In Metro Manila or Just About Anywhere in the Philippines.

Indications of a text scam: 1. The sender’s number is 11 digits, a number from any Philippine telecom such as Globe, Smart, Touch Mobile, Talk and Text and Sun Mobile. Example: Globe: 09171234567 Smart: 09181234567 Telecoms when holding a promotion...
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Davao Tuna Grill at Shangri-la Plaza

My brother who works as a seaman abroad treated me to dinner. He is earning more than ten times than what I am earning. He was with his wife. We met at Shangri-la Plaza in Ortigas Pasig City. Shangri-la Plaza...
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Kenny Rogers in SM Megamall

Kenny Rogers in SM Megamall in Mandaluyong Metro Manila. Before my futsal scrimmage last August 5, I went to Kenny Rogers to eat my lunch around 12 noon. I ordered Solo A1 Classic which costs 135 pesos. Solo A1 Classic...
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Manila Tips and Tricks to Watch out for

Beware of a trick by people usually ladies carrying a baby or tagging along a kid asking (with a well acted sad face) for money for their trip going home. I first encountered this in Cebu. A 30 something lady...
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Too Many ChildrenS

I shot this while i was seated on the front seat of a jeepney in the area of Pasig City, Metro Manila. Taken on July 30, 2007. If you have funny pictures that you saw around Metro Manila, you can...
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