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How I Got a Thailand Tourist Visa at Saigon Consulate

Thai girls at HCMC Thai consulate Despite a 2 year overstamp in my passport and 7 months worth of visa exemptions I still got approved for a new Thailand tourist visa at the Ho Chi Minh consulate. This was in Nov 2016. I didn’t get asked to show bank statements, or questioned as to what I’d been...

Memorable Filipina Girl Stories

Makati view from Gramercy I am a glass half empty kind of guy. If you have read this blog in the past you would definitely have noticed many of the posts I have made have been negative. That is for several reasons, not all of which are that I just usually take a negative view on things....

Blacklisted from the Philippines by a Pinay?

Hot vs Crazy Matrix needed Most Filipina girls are fine of course. We have some super cool Pinays that follow this blog. But I have noticed a vindictive streak in some Filipinas, more so than other Asian girls. More jealousy than average too. Perhaps more in line with fiery Latina girls? Let’s say you upset a Thai girl in...

Gramercy Pool / Gym Midnight Closing Time

This sucks, both Gramercy Residence’s pool and gym used to be open 24 hours but now it’s 6am – midnight for the gym, and 6am – 23:30 for the pool. Since mid March. Someone told me about it at the time but I wanted to go see if they reversed that decision or not and they haven’t. Part...

Ringside Bar P Burgos Review & Pics | Boxing Shows

Ringside bar Maybe I just got unlucky or I’m picky but I never saw any hot girls at Ringside bar on P. Burgos. Gogo bars are hit and miss but usually if you pop your head in a bunch of times on different days you’ll eventually see some talent. Never happened at Ringside. Lady boxer limbering...

Hottest Filipina Instagram Model? Lily Maymac

Lily Maymac Actually the only Filipina instagram model I know of but anyway Lily Maymac is pretty hot. I’d rate 9/10 (elbows too pointy). She’s 100% Filipino. Based in Australia In some pics she overdoes the makeup and I don’t like the bleached blonde hair / surgical look in some pics. She denies getting surgery done though. Blonde look...

Where to Meet Backpacker Girls in Manila? Z Hostel

Z Hostel Makati Western girls and Asian tourist girls tend to avoid Manila. if you read any Facebook group backpackers will be like ‘Manila is a dump fly out asap‘. I assume they can’t handle the traffic, hookers, red light scene, etc. There’s not much to do for girls in Manila. It’s a bit of a...

Where to take a Girl on a Date in Davao | Jack’s Ridge

Davao mall date As a Davao expat commented on the last post, online dating is pretty easy in Davao. “The online birds will give it up very easily. Just send them a message and let them know you’re in town and a few of them will be down to meet. Take them on a cheap date and the...

Living in Davao & Not Getting Your Head Cut Off

The idea of living in Davao can be a bit scary because some Muslims kidnapped and beheaded a Canadian tourist at the nearby Samal resort. Davao is in the Mindanao region home of Abu Sayyaf terrorist group. On the other hand people say Davao is one of the safest cities, previously run by Duterte when he was mayor. The city...

Best Condo in the BGC? Two Serendra

I’ve checked out a few condos in the BGC (‘the Fort’) and Two Serendra is arguably the best because it has the most facilities: 4 Swimming pools & 5 gyms 2 Badminton courts 1 Basketball & Tennis court Pool table / Table tennis Ping pong & Badminton There are so many because the condo complex spans two...

BestOnWardTicket or FlyOnward? Do they Work?

Cebu Pacific check in I’ve tested Flyonward.com and posted about it before, it works fine. It’s a $10 flight ticket confirmation that gets accepted for proof of an onward ticket when boarding a flight to the Philippines. Valid 24 hours. Even if they type in the flight number (which they do) it shows up as a...

Things I Learnt About the Philippines While Traveling Southeast Asia

After living in the Philippines so long there are definitely some things I have come to know about the place but I wasn’t really sure if these were ‘Philippines things’ or ‘Asia’ things. There are certain things that I learned were just an Asian thing, and others where it was much more prevalent in the Philippines...

Philippines Ladyboy Stories – Banging a Bakla in Manila

Manila ladyboy I have nothing against guys doing ladyboys – more girls for me – but over the years it has surprised me how often I hear about it. It’s almost feels as if eventually every expat will have sex with a ladyboy at least once? Many of the guys that do it are young and...

Philippines KTVs (Karaoke Bars) | Pics & Reviews

Pegasus KTV, Quezon City KTVs are a form of prostitution / entertainment popular with Asian guys. Like a gentleman’s club / hostess bar with karaoke rooms. However not all KTVs offer sex, you’ll see ‘Family KTV’ signs around the Philippines, those ones are just for singing songs in. Then some are just for guys to be...