pictures of the Philippines

slanting tower in the Philippines

slanting tower in the Philippines

Do we have a slanting tower in the Philippines? It really looks like we have one. You know by now that your own Expat in the Philippines reports every time he sees something strange or remarkable. When visiting Greenhills shopping center some time ago, I spotted the object on the picture at the left. taking(…)

waterfun in Manila

waterfun in Manila

Several thousands liters of clean water were spilled in Quezon city when a defect occured in the Manila water system November 1 2010. The place: corner Araneta Avenue and E. Rodriguez Sr. Boulevard. A perfect opportunity for many children to play, and for women from the neighborhood to wash some clothes. Defects like this one(…)

hot and sexy Filipinas in the Philippines

hot and sexy Filipinas in the Philippines

Some time ago I promised to publish pictures of hot and sexy filipinas. Well, here are some of the HOTTEST and SEXIEST women in the Philippines. It is my favourite list of sexy and hot looking Filipinas. Most are well known actresses in movies and TV. click on a picture to see a larger one(…)

Greenhills shopping center, San Juan, Manila

Greenhills shopping center, San Juan, Manila

One of the things a tourist in the Philippines must see is the Greenhills Shopping Centre in San Juan, Metro Manila. The shopping center is located along Ortigas Avenue. Every taxi driver knows how to go there. The area is very large and it is easy to get lost or loose your companion in the(…)

female looking creatures in the Philippines

While in a shopping mall in the Philippines recently I have spotted many female looking creatures. I decided to take pictures of them and publish the pictures here for your and my amusement. It could be that you are disappointed in seeing these pictures, probably you were searching the internet for pictures of beautiful Philippinas.(…)

funny and remarkable advertizing signs in the Philippines

funny and remarkable advertizing signs in the Philippines

In the Philippines, shop owners and private persons, but also the authorities are advertizing to the public, just like in other countries. In the Philippines however you can find funny or not necessary signs along the street, on light posts or on other places. Some time ago I posted already something like this. Check Funny(…)

dining room clock in the Philippines

dining room clock in the Philippines

When we were visiting the Dapitan Arcade last week to see for Christmas decoration (see the post HERE) we have seen again that this area has a lot more to offer than just season stuff. One of the nice things I saw this day was this dining room clock. (click on the picture to see(…)

christmas 2010 in the Philippines

christmas 2010 in the Philippines

Christmas time in the Philippines starts the moment there is an R in the month. That means the moment it is September you will find a large variety of Christmas decoration in stores, malls and on markets. In stores, malls and other public places they are having Christmas songs played through the speaker systems. And(…)

holy bread and mass wine in an earthly supermarket in the Philippines

In the Philippines lots of domestic and imported food stuff can be found in almost every supermarket. Rustan’s in Cubao is no exeption. But now they are even able to import some heavenly food too. Today when I visited this supermarket with my wife Flor, I discovered that they are selling Mass wine which is(…)

do not leave them hanging in the Philippines

Long time ago, when I was still living in Holland, I was passing a store selling ladies underwear and garments. In their display window the owner placed lots of bra’s and a sign next to it: do not leave them hanging for 2,95 guilders (the old currency). His advertizing could mean two things: a, Buy(…)

decoration for your garden wall

My wife Flor and I we both like nice things in and around our house. We like nice decoration inside but also outside in the garden. Some time ago we were driving through a subdivision somewhere in Cavite when we suddenly spotted a wall around a house which was very nice decorated. Of course I(…)

abandoned vehicles

When a car doesn’t run anymore it will be repaired (fixed) so it can be used again. The same goes for tricycles, jeepneys and everything else on wheels with an engine. The problem however is that the owner sometimes doesn’t have enough funds to have the vehicle repaired at once. Vehicles like that are just(…)