Mactan Blue Reef Resort
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... latest in a series of delays, cancellations, unfulfilled promises, undelivered documents and unprepared briefs. The Filipino law system, effectively dictated to by the church as it is and administered by bureaucrats without, seemingly, any sense of propriety (let alone sense of justice) is a travesty. Far from serving those who are wronged, it serves the powerful set that control it, in station and in cash.
We will have left the Philippines by the ...
... looked for work and they will say '2 weeks ago' and then I ask how often per week you look for work and they say, either 1 time a week or they are just 'waiting' for work abroad...that's their excuse! The individuals in this country are very dependent, much like in south America, whereas I come from a highly independent culture of America. Filipinos are accustomed to waiting for people to give them something while making no effort to get it, its kinda like a person depending ...
... for us to catch the local bus to the pier to get to Malapascua, which even Michael says is the place to go!
Its more like we've known the guy for days, not 5 minutes!! Since we met he has paid for our jeepney, missed his stop, found our bus, apologizing because our bus has no A/C , and i have his phone number for if we are back in Cebu to give him a ring to go to his for dinner!!
So Michael, if you are reading this.... you are a ...
... a guitar. He bought a ¾ size acoustic guitar, that apparently plays quite well for the $75.00 he paid for it including case and extra strings, in fact he even managed to get the guy who built it to throw in his pick.
We got back to the hotel at around 7:30pm, Alan and Zandrea went for a swim, and I went running, we had a late supper and just relaxing for the night. We are leaving with our driver early in the morning to do some more exploring!
... areas of downtown Cebu City I was concerned we might end up getting mugged on the doorstep of some dodgy abode! Luckily we headed into uptown Cebu City and the hotel loomed into view and was pretty decent so were both relieved!
The next morning we decided to get a local bus to Negros, the next island at the bottom of Cebu - another day of travelling!
James and ...
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