Pampered in the Philippines February 1st 2009 Well I’m nearing the end of my adventures, and couldn’t think of a better way to finish then to be smothered by a fleet of Philippinos...feels just like home.
After a nasty 24 hour travel day to get to Manila I arrive in the big city to be grabbed by a friend of Lily's (Lily has worked with my family for near 15 years) named Alvin. I immediately learned that in the Philippines nobody ever d ... read more
Asia » Philippines The Philippine Islands became a Spanish colony during the 16th century; they were ceded to the US in 1898 following the Spanish-American War. In 1935 the Philippines became a self-governing commonwealth. Manuel QUEZON was elected President and was ta... ... read more