30 June 2010
A couple of vegetable stalls.
A man waits at what I like to call a "mini-deria".
Frighteningly colored pampalamig or cooling drinks, like aguas frescas.
A sari-sari store sponsored by both Coke and Pepsi.
Mother-in-law's tongue planted in a row.
One of the many public declarations of personal attractiveness in public scrawlings.
Kinunot-style shark. It tastes like crab, apparently. As previously mentioned, mangroves serve as a mediator between two envir...
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