Montage of Poverty and Upscale Construction

While we were commuting back and forth through the Philippines I noticed something that I haven’t seen anywhere else.  The Philippines is like a montage of poverty, middle class, and upper-class establishments and homes. What I mean is that in, say, the US, you have neighborhoods that are well-to-do.  The houses are all very nice. Continue reading “Montage of Poverty and Upscale Construction”

Beggars In The Philippines

Beggars are a pretty common sight in the Philippines, but not all of them are what they seem. In the U.S. there’s a running joke that some bums are just bums part-time to make some extra money. When they’re done they go home to wash up for the night and get ready for work inContinue reading “Beggars In The Philippines”