Travel Blogs from Quezon City
... smiles whenever they see the volunteers helping them.
On this occasion, we can see unity amongst the people all over the world. It seems that the world stops revolving for a while and people forget about the conflict that each one is facing. This incident may give us a sign that if we want, we can achieve peace and unity without much effort at no cost. Does it need to have tragedies for humans to unite? Can't we help each like this without thinking of harming ...
... you had to just
grab with both hands. 5 weeks annual leave and so centrally located ...I
think the next couple of years I plan to travel travel travel and tick it all
off the bucket list ;)
So that's the news! For those of
you in Sydney, l will be back 1st-6th sept. I will whip home to
NZ after for family goodbyes, then I start work at A&E on the 16th
Sept!! So soon.
Love Mon xx
... to a few bags. The info desk lady was v sweet and pointed us in the direction of a van to take us to our hotel - Sophia's garden resort. The drive from the airport was utter magic- something we'll remember forever- very very lush, paddocks around us, with a smattering of cow judder bars, however a complete lack of bovine! Here and there little grass huts stood with open walls, a place for the farmers to rest in the heat of the day. After the madness of Manila and ...
Boracay is a lovely island, with a promenade running along the water front with restaurants and bars. We watched the magical sunsets in the evenings with ridiculously strong happy hour cocktails..had dinner on the beach and just relaxed. A cute moment was when we were eating on our beachside table, a Filipino family were taking family photos near by...the camera flash (and the family) getting closer and ...
... and precious life really is :) I would like to share a profile I have been writing on one of the girls. It will be used for some of communication documents we are developing for potential donors. It has taken me a while to write it, only because I have wade through the case reports, psychiatrist assessments, police reports, hospital records etc. All these girls have is a Manila folder each, their life, some don't even have a birth certificate. It is ...