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Western Visayas, next stop in the Philippines and ending. This city has a culture and an ancient cathedral. As in every town its big old cathedral, called Jaro Cathedral has some typical dances, which is the festival called '' Ibajay festival 'point of culture and traditions of a small town, it's amazing getting to know their cultures and mainly traditions, ending with a cute country like the ...
... road again, heading for Dumaguette. I made it as far as Iloilo, capital of Panay. I got a room in an actual hotel. The formality feels odd after hostels and guesthouses. I had a strange meal in an American style diner last night. Quite surreal, and the weirdest tasting burger I think I have ever had. I think I'll stick with Filipino food. The travelling yesterday was quite ...
So I’ve been writing loads about
what we’ve been getting up to at the weekends because it’s been so amazing but I
haven’t actually said a great deal about the hospital, the main reason I am
here... which isn’t actually so amazing. I’ve said quite a bit about the animal
bites clinic and how much I enjoyed my time there, I can’t really say the same
about my second half of the placement which I started on Monday ...
... in the photos! We stayed on the island for quite a while so after
we got back on the boat and went back to our island for dinner. We were all sat
on the bench waiting for dinner when the wind picked up and we noticed the
clouds were looking a bit on the dark side which I definitely wasn't thrilled
about. It started to rain a little bit so we all decided to get into our tent…
big mistake! Within seconds it was dark, the rain was coming down so fast ...
... something like that. The point is there are hundreds if not thousands of strangers all lying on towels beside each other on the beach and very few say even hello to anyone they do not know already. It is sad.
The atmosphere at night and in the bars is slightly better but still feels tight, forced. Like everyone is determined to have a good time because that is the reason they came to Boracay and they will have that ...