Anito Sta. Mesa Hotel
Travel Blogs from Manila
... continues ..the coach captain was smart chap..the amazing thing was there was wifi in the coach..people enjoyed their browsing.and by around 6 30 pm we reached the Angeles City. I have been travelling to Asian countries quite long. The difference I felt here the amazingTHe way the people uses the English language.. Can take an educated man..or a lady who sells fruites in the river..both of them speaks better English..I cannot stop telling about this ..coz it was ...
... to find dinner. We found "Kebab Turki", which is apparently a large chain, but we'd never heard of it. At any rate, they did tasty beef kebabs in a special packet which involved pulling a tab to expose more kebab. Deciding it was time for dessert, we went for some crepes, which were lovely but proved something of a sugar overload.
We spent the rest of the evening sat on the terrace bar at Wanderers, whilst another storm rumbled away ...
... every possibility to make this happen, it was not to be. We ended up flying to Cebu for a night, which ended up being a highlight of our trip. Swimming with the whale sharks in Oslob, wow they are massive and what a cool opportunity! We made good use of our time here seeing as much as we could and trying to get a feel for the culture, eating at the street vendors in Cebu, and local restaurants in Oslob. We went to Palm Sunday mass and shopped at the local market. Palawan is ...
... you read and no matter how simple the dish, it sounded amazing. After recently spending 5 days on a remote island with limited food (Mabul), we decided to treat ourselves to some quality western classics. Pesto chicken sandwich on WHOLE WHEAT with provolone and hand sliced sweet potato chips for Nigel. Terrea indulged in a yummy fresh salad with tons of organic veggies, tofu and a home made vinaigrette dressing. Where were we?!? This place would be considered fantastic by ...
... the same time.
Between bites of food, I got lost in the blur of conversations and
gesturing. Two days later and several meals later, my family's joy
was palpable and infectious.
As Bert and I departed, it
was hard not to admit this delightful way to reconnect and bond with
my family, was well worth it. It may have been too short, and I'd
never want to leave; yet it was an incredible and beautiful end to a
journey. It was ...
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