Richmonde Hotel Ortigas
Travel Blogs from Pasig
... around for a bit, settle on the Jade Vine restaurant Green mango shakes are very nice, but I am drinking beer again. It's my third of the day already :) Having fried chicken, as it seems to be a big thing here and available everywhere with slogans of "traditional Philippino fried chicken". Leah's going even more local and having a Chicken Pork Adobo, and in the interim I order us some hot salty nuts to chew on. I statt singing chocolate salty balls bu Chef from South ...
... The question, then, is what will we do in those moments. Will we sing? Or will we let the noise of the lives we find ourselves currently living crudely encroach upon all of our "but not all" moments? The difference is often where you point your voice.
"And if it is evil in your eyes to serve the Lord, choose this day whom you will serve, whether the gods your fathers served in the ...
... this bad. 3 lanes become 4 (don't ask me how), busses end up fitting in spaces you never thought possible, motorcycles weave in and out... it's incredible. Ate Baby says the fact that it was Friday AND pay day, made the traffic even worse - people want to go out, have dinner, go shopping etc. Eek!
So, two hours later (one hour late mind you) we were able to get to the restaurant to meet Angela's family at "Modern China" in Makati. We had a great time ...
... Allied forces under the command of
General MacArthur recaptured Corregidor ... making good his promise to return to
The big guns of Corregidor are now silent and the ruins of
buildings, structures, and tunnels in the island tell a very moving story of a
war that has claimed so many lives. A visit to this former battleground is a
memorable experience especially for those who cherish and value peace and
freedom. In ...
... and adjacent to one of the seven gates that pierce the walls. John at the front desk gave me a map of the area that has all the tourist destinations marked on it and a brief description of each one on the back. It takes about three hours to walk the entire circuit and if the typhoon continues to head towards Taiwan as it is currently doing and I get a dry day tomorrow, that's probably what I'll do.
Borrowed an umbrella from reception and took my ...