22 May 2011
Coming from Metro Manila into Singapore for me is kind of like being wheeled into an emergency room. It's a clean place, and you might have many existential thoughts.
A housing building.
There are neighborhoods though-- pockets of immigrants. Where you can see chickens on the street. That's where you go to soothe your aching need for chaos.
Chickens eating scraps outside a Geylang kopi tiam.
A typical menu in the back.
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...
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...
This barber, who cuts hair inside a carwash, was from Samar and use...
1875 illustration of a carinderia in El Oriente newspaper. I love carinderias . Whilst on long-haul buses I have a Pavlovian hunger-relat...
In Chinatown, the fire brigade's container office bears that spiderweb thing. The world is a marginally nicer place because of patte...