16 September 2010
By-sitter at the open-air barbershop.
One of the first things I learned in Singapore, is that locals generally despise having their pictures taken by strangers. This was a break from back home, where people jostle their way into the photos.
Grumpy man getting a public haircut, Chinatown.
But they do also, in less "busy" alleys, engage in public hair cutting.
Pampaswerte, pansabit sa pinto. Brings luck, for hanging on the door. At the beginning of each year, our streets are teeming with lucky c...
I took the MRT to GMA/Kamuning and walked to Kamias Avenue for a meeting. Along the way, I saw a guy on the sidewalk peddling what seemed to...
Palm leaves make for labor-intensive but free, beautiful, and 100% biodegradable packaging. The woman said it was pakaskas , a snack made in...
A dude claimed to be selling abalones and scallops from San Narciso, Quezon. He hyped us up so hard that I forgot for a moment how actual a...
Did you know that ampaw is actually made by frying sun-dried bahaw (leftover rice)? This Filipino version of rice crispies is extremely add...