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Tricked Out Trikes-Bontoc (Philippines) - Mar 7, 2015
Different cities, in different countries, have different ways the tuk tuk or tricycle or rickshaw drivers try to outdo the others. In one city I have seen tuk tuks decked out with flowers (artifici...
"One Exhilarating Ride" (Philippines) - Mar 6, 2015
As soon as I sat down on the round bars, I knew this would not be a comfortable place to sit. Yet, it was the only place. I lunged to the left and a minute later was thrown to the right. I decided ...
Hang 'Em High! (Sagada, Philippines) - Mar 5, 2015
It meant being closer to heaven in death, some believed. The Igorots tribe knew the bodies would decompose quicker in the ground, so they buried them high on the cliffs. Some thought animals would ...