Leyte Park Resort Hotel
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Very early this Sabbath morning, we departed Manila for Tacloban on the island of Leyte. We arrived in Tacloban at 07:20 and were greeted at the airport by Florante and Lina Siopan, and some of the Leyte brethren. Mr. Siopan is the pastor for the Visayas region (the central islands in the Philippines. They are a very hardworking and faithful coupld …
... to attend college. Many of them are the future breadwinners of their families. All of these children have the potential to provide for their siblings and parents and begin to develop a future for their own children. By attending college they will be gaining so much more than an education and the potential for more career options, the children will be able to change the future of their families.
Currently, the highest need student in ...
... as the floorboards come in all shapes and sizes which makes it difficult to produce a "perfect floor" (without spaces and gaps). I learned a lot but there is still loads to learn, not only when it comes to floors but also in building walls and working on joists.
But life in tacloban is not all about work, the evenings and Sunday are time off and people either escape to a hotel for some private ...
... for the typhoon’s destruction. More than five months after the storm, much of the debris has been cleared and people are trying to put their lives back together but the recovery effort has been very slow. Every single building we saw was damaged or destroyed; people were living in the remains of what used to be their homes, in tents provided by NGOs, or in whatever shelter they could cobble together ...
... to pass through under the casket before it is loaded onto the funeral vehicle (to assist the surviving relatives in moving on with their life), marching the dead towards the church and the cemetery (known as the hatod, or “carrying the departed to his destination” on foot), consuming food only at the cemetery after the interment, and passing through ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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TravelPod Member ReviewsLeyte Park Resort Hotel Tacloban
Provides Overlooking View of the City, Nightlife Activities and Sports Recreations in the center of the City
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