01 December 2009
Type on Streets
Rice warehouse of Mindoro bigas.
A recent trip down south and the handpainted text along the road.
A cacao and coffee stall in Mabini. Eating a chocolate ball right now.
Another regional reference. Pangasinan Woodcraft, looking like Western Union.
"D'Almighty Ruler". Yep.
Palm leaves make for labor-intensive but free, beautiful, and 100% biodegradable packaging. The woman said it was pakaskas , a snack made in...
Table cover made with politico propaganda tarpaulin. The rubber stamp maker is a fixture in Manila streets. They are the unsung heroes o...
Everything extremely fresh: sautéed-yet-tender eggplant, a fried egg (the way I like it the few times I have it––devoid of runniness), wi...
Arak ti basi (distilled basi ferment) and basi. It's an acquired taste. Though commonly called "sugarcane wine", I perceive...
Strange eating. On the road from El Nido to Puerto Princesa. The scenery is beautiful, but eight hours inside a suspension-less bus (on worn...