Swagman RPL Hotel Manila
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Arrive and First Impressions of Manila, Philippines.
Manila is the Capital of the land with the thousand islands.
We want to stay about 3 days here, acclimatize and sightseeing a little bit.
On Friday, the Bus will bring us to the Harbour City Batangas from which our ferry will take us to
Puerto Gallera, Mindoro
We ended up being advised to stay in the Swagman hotel by an old friend of mine from work in Three Rock Rovers Hockey Club(Louis). The main reason we went there is was because we had airport pickup (handy).
Managed to get to our hotel at about 10.00pm and just had a quick walk around hotel. Sarah being her first 3rd world country did not fell …
The adventure of the wonderful 5ive !!!
On the positive side, I was able to sleep for a couple of hours on the flight to Manila, an improvement of a couple of hours over what I'd been able to get on the Detroit to Japan flight. I had a sweet inflatable neck thingy, a doubled-up Delta airlines standard issue plane pillow, and the previously mentioned midget fleece tucked around my legs like a committed mother at a mid-October Tee ball game. Nauseous Canadian/Filipino couple slept, ...
Well we are currently cruising at around 36000 feet having just taken off from Manila airport. After almost five months of touring around the Philippines we have finally made it out and are heading to New Zealand. Despite managing to avoid actually staying in Manila for the entire time, we did unfortunately have to stay last night to catch our early plane which meant that we could actually do some shopping to prepare for the colder weather we are going ...