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The jitney is the filipino  

The jitney is the filipino

Colorful, filled with religious fervor, social, crowded.. it's the Philippines in a nutshell.
A sort of homecoming: The Philippines

December 29th 2006
Philippines: Manila (Dec. 10-12), Ilo Ilo/ Boracay (Dec. 12-19), Manila (Dec. 19-27) This special journey began a long time ago, much further back than when I climbed into a Bangkok cab for the airport. This trip began in 1938 in the municipality of Calinog, provincial Philippines, where my dad was born amid the heat of the landlocked tropics and the threat of invasion from Japan. But th ... read more
Asia » Philippines » Manila

Philippine Flag 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
26th September 2011

It\'s not\'s jeepney lol!

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