Orchid Inn Resort
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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"Palaging Mayo'ng Dahilan Upang Tayo ay Maging Masaya"
"There is always a reason to be happy"
By Romeo Bobby Dela Rosa
(Filmed on Day 77 of the Milman adventure, Plaridel. 13.11.14)
... children ahead of us. They were getting quite excited as we were approaching and Jane commented that they were plotting something. She was right. Several of them sheepishly came forward to Jane and gave her flowers as the rest of the kids ran of giggling. It was so sweet :)
We headed back home for a few beers and a fairly early night. Rodel would be collecting us tomorrow at 4am for our two night trip away to Puerto Galera.
Magandang gabi (goodnight).
... things to say about it. They do well with so little management (1x fresh graduate engineer only) to build so fast, even the steel window frames are fabricated on site. Safety wise, no edge protection, flips flops, untidy, throwing material of the roof with no bottom man and anybody can go anywhere. Quality wise, tie-wire sticking out, no cover, poor formwork, missed conduits. At the end of the day it stands up and is built very cheaply, which essential to help ...
... but at least wearing hi-vi. People stood in roads chatting, driving the wrong way on bikes. It was mayhem and great if not unnerving to watch. We passed an artic with a hammock underneath where the driver was having his break.
We were taken initially to a poor area of the city adjacent to the docks. It didn't feel good to be the kind of tourist that is looking around an area simply because it is poor. But at the same time we wanted to see things that are different. ...
... chatting to the nice (and very short) Spanish
guy sat next to us. At Clark airport, leaving him to continue onwards
on his journey to Thailand, we found a taxi and headed to our hotel.
Randomly, a couple of women joined us in the taxi, to be dropped off
at the Duty Free shopping area close to the airport. The ride wasn't
overly comfortable, added to the usual lack of seat belts the back
seats (for reasons I didn't want to think about) were virtually
horizontal and ...