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Storybook Photos

The photos in this week’s post reminded me of scenes from classic fairy tales and other stories that I read as a child. While these photos look like they are out of a storybook, they depict real places, people, plants, and animals. 283 more words

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Tour of Intramuros part 2

Poor lil Rambo

Crappy picture of some of the weird colonial architecture that characterises Intramuros. I didn’t have time to get a photo of the San Agustin church, but the architecture is so strange; at first look, it seems like an impressive colonial Spanish church- but then you notice the Chinese lions guarding the door. 207 more words

One day as a tourist in Manila

MARIKINA, May 31, 2014 – There is a saying in Filipino which states “Do not be a stranger to your own land.” We, the first year scholastic Brothers, as new residents of Metro Manila (excluding myself), toured around to familiarize ourselves with the place where we will stay in for two years and a half (from May 2014 up to October 2016). 448 more words

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