Tag Archive: The Philippines

Playing Peek-A-Boo with Mount Mayon

For our annual mother-daughter trip this year, my Mom and I decided to fly to Legazpi City in Albay to see the Mayon Volcano. Mount Mayon, with her nearly perfectly shaped cone, is aptly named. Her name is derived from the phrase …

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Yesterday Was Black Tuesday…

…So if you have a Filipino friend on Facebook and you noticed they changed their profile picture to a stark black image or an image with a black background, don’t be surprised. They’re just making a statement against Republic Act No. 10175, also known as the Cybercrime …

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The Ninoy Aquino International Airport Should Remain RP’s Main International Gateway

“It can hardly be a coincidence that no language on Earth has ever produced the expression‘as pretty as an airport.’ Airports are ugly. Some are very ugly.Some attain a degree of ugliness that can only be the result of a special effort.”– Douglas Adams, The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul

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What’s So Bad About Lady Gaga’s “Judas”?

Filipinos love drama. The past few days have been full of them so far. The Chief Justice of our Supreme Court walked out of his own impeachment trial after a lengthy and pompous speech. The 16-year-old Fil-Am diva Continue reading »

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