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From seas to streets

We normally see them in groups, wearing bright, colorful sarong as they roam
around busy streets. But most of the time we see them hopping on and off jeepneys, 1,406 more words

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Random Act of Kindness

The continuous heavy rain was experienced in Region IX which resulted to flooding incident in some areas. The cause is due to the Intertropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ)which affected the barangays of Zamboanga del Norte, Zamboanga del Sur, and Zamboanga Sibugay. 308 more words

My Town

When hearing the word “island”, all I can think of is scenery beaches, lush green surroundings, powdery white sand, and pristine turquoise water, the word island for me is synonymous with the word “perfect”. 648 more words

Philippines

The Men of the Seas

Born out in the salty waters of the ocean, the second they left their mother’s womb, they learned to swim. They were rocked and cradled to sleep by the waves that move their houseboats, and they awake at the early rays of the sun, kissing their skin, making it shine like polished bronze. 103 more words

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Tillah: Badjao woman who works with dignity

Tillah: Badjao woman who works with dignity

By Apolinario Villalobos

On my way to the bus terminal of Tacurong city where I was to take a van for Davao, I saw a Badjao woman who was carefully covering the seat of a motorbike with a piece of corrugated cartoon, supposedly to protect it from the scorching heat of the sun and a sudden downpour. 221 more words

Peaceful Puerto Princesa

We spent 3D/2D in Puerto Prinsesa, the part of our tour last 2014. This is I think my first time to fly! ♥ Thank God for the safe flight! 562 more words

Walking Under Water

Η μοναδική ιστορία των “Νομάδων του Ωκεανού”, των Badjao, που ζουν το μεγαλύτερο μέρος της ζωής τους στο νερό. Κοντά στο νησί Mabul, ανάμεσα στο Borneo, την Ινδονησία και τις Φιλιππίνες, τα παιδιά μαθαίνουν να κολυμπούν πριν μάθουν να περπατούν, και το ψάρεμα σαν κύρια δραστηριότητα, γίνεται κυριολεκτικά με περπάτημα κάτω από την επιφάνεια της θάλασσας. 105 more words