The Oasis Paco Park Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
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... cigarettes or feet. Many have a blanket covering the seats to hide the torn cushions. Some cabs seem to have no working breaks as the drivers weave in and out of traffic trying to avoid stopping, but when they have to stop they pull up ******* their emergency break and usually skid to one side. I wish that I could speak Tagalog so I could find out more about the drivers themselves. One driver had nails that were so long they ...
... the roads are congested. There is an intersting public bus here: something between a jeep and a van - it is called 'jeepney'.
- Today we hiked to the Taal volcano. Imagine the following picture: between green hills there is a lake, in the middle of the lake there is an island with the volcano. When you get to the top of the volcano, you see another lake in its crater, and in the middle of it another small island. This reminds
a 'matrioshka' of lakes and hills.
... on the other side of the island. He was determined to go back to this market and barter for 2 live lobsters and 2 live jumbo shrimp. Being a spectator to this moment in time was quite entertaining. Darcy was determined to pay 3000ps ($75) at tops. He made his way around to every vendor but they all would either toss in smaller live lobsters, dead lobsters which some guys tried flicking their tails with their fingers behind to make them appear to be a live, or even just tell Darcy to go ...
... was open to the public!. The park was shady, cooler and humid and provides a haven for small birds. The park borders the Pasig River which could be smelt before it was seen. The stench of the river was overpowering. I have never seen a dead river like this and it was very sad to witness, the water is black and even the floating wter hyacinths which abound in rivers like the Chao Phraya in Bangkok were struggling to hold on to ...
... the same stool.
I had a nice time by myself browsing around all the stools. At the very end of the market was a big church and they were doing some ritual. The church looked rammed with people. People were all crowed around the entrances and there were hundreds of people out side trying to sell you candles ect.
After spending a good few hours here I headed back to the hostel passing by the fort and cathedral again to see if it was open. I needed to be ...