18 June 2009
Jeepney Cleanliness Tools
Rolled tightly and tucked above the long rearview mirror spanning the width of the driving chamber. Below it, "God Bless Our Trip".
Jeepney drivers keep an arsenal of circular cleaning rags, actually sewn from a bunch of scrap fabric. I've lately been observing how they store these while not in use.
Like cinnamon rolls, they look even more fantastic when different colored cloth is used.
Just four rags, and just sort of put on top of the mirror, near a Jesus sticker.
Bangera's facade. Finding a place to stay in Puerto Galera is not easy for a first-timer (technically, a second-timer, on her first t...
This barber, who cuts hair inside a carwash, was from Samar and use...
High-elevation halo-halo. To keep you cool in the cold. More photos and a video below. It's halo-halo season now. I dunno about you...
Palm leaves make for labor-intensive but free, beautiful, and 100% biodegradable packaging. The woman said it was pakaskas , a snack made in...
1875 illustration of a carinderia in El Oriente newspaper. I love carinderias . Whilst on long-haul buses I have a Pavlovian hunger-relat...