Riding in the back of a Jeepney in the Philippines (Video)

As I’ve mentioned many times before, a jeepney is a popular mode of transportation in the Philippines.  They stop at somewhat regular places to pick up passengers and will drop passengers almost anywhere.  The jeepneys on the road range in style from old and junky to new and pimped out with young guys running theContinue reading “Riding in the back of a Jeepney in the Philippines (Video)”

If You Stink, GTFO of my FX!

People smelling horrible in public transportation is something that I, unfortunately, had to get accustomed to in Singapore.  I don’t know why, but even with constant running water and plenty of soap being available, some people in Singapore have no clue when it comes to personal hygiene.  I’ve heard some people try to use theContinue reading “If You Stink, GTFO of my FX!”

Acting Like A Fool In Public

Today while we were standing in line waiting for a taxi at Tampines Mall, we saw a guy make a complete fool out of himself.  We were having a conversation about cat toys when I heard a guy yell something at the top of his lungs.  He sounded angry.  When he yelled a second timeContinue reading “Acting Like A Fool In Public”

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”