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... Though I should be emotional as I am now leaving this amazing trip as a whole.
I can't even begin to describe what this trip has done to me. I have been to developing countries before, but this trip was different. This trip has been life changing, and I will be going home a different person. The complainers on our trip... The ones who booed about Wifi or rooms... I hope they go home changed as well. But personally, I will be going home with a new attitude. ...
... odd wave. It was dark and Matt said he'd never been anywhere like is before but for me, compared to Mumbai, this was like Shangri-La! The city is full. It's full of cars, full of people, full of thick air dirty with pollution. It's overpowering with fumes and burning petrol, so as we walked under the flyovers to get to the main high street in Makati (the business district) I covered my face with a scarf. People walking towards us all did the same. The city itself, at least ...
... He turns up in 5 seconds with great apology and takes us to the Glorietta, without hitting the meter. So much for scammy cab drivers, Roger couldn’t be more honest. Funnily enough his card also states he’s a used car salesman ! Maybe he saves his shyster activities for his car yard. J-she of course greases his charitable palm with an estimation of the full fare. So we end up paying twice to get to our hotel, and with J-she stumping up more pesos for ...
... 1084;& #1080; торго 74;ыми центр 72;ми. С одной сторо 85;ы идешь как по парко 74;ым дорож 82;ам, а с друго 81; ...
... on to our first stop, which was in an area called San Andres. Here, people live in a tunnel under the main road and next to a polluted river. It gave new meaning to "Bridge and Tunnel Crowd". Electricity and water here are free because they somehow find a way to "jump" the circuits in order to have electricity. The tunnel I visited was about 100-150 meters long. I had to crouch just to walk through it. As soon as I walked ...
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