Public Transportation In The Philippines

(The “A” is Porac in Pampanga Province. Antipolo is in the bottom right, East of Manila.)After spending 3 days in Pampanga with my wife’s dad and mom it was time to get a few of our things together and head to Antipolo to visit her brothers. We were able to travel light because my wifeContinue reading “Public Transportation In The Philippines”

Lots of Cats, and Some Dogs Too!

My wife really really loves cats. She loves all sorts of pets, but she has a particular weakness for cats. ¬†From what I can tell, she always had cats of her own when she lived in the Philippines and now we have cats in Singapore. I know where my wife got her love of catsContinue reading “Lots of Cats, and Some Dogs Too!”

Pumping Well Water

My wife’s parents have a set of apartments in Porac, in Pampanga province. It’s a medium sized building on a pretty good sized lot that has four separate apartments built into it. Each unit seems a bit small. The two middle units could comfortably house 2 people at most, and the end units 3 each,Continue reading “Pumping Well Water”

Arriving in the Philippines

Arriving in the Philippines was a much better experience for us this time. We flew into Clark Airbase in Pampanga province. The airport is small. There isn’t even an enclosed walkway from the plane to the terminal. You have to do it the old old fashioned way and walk down a flight of portable stairsContinue reading “Arriving in the Philippines”