Category: Philippines

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Finding the Best Internet Connection in Angeles City

Fast wifi for streaming Youtube The best internet I’ve found so far in Angeles City hotels is by asking Royal Amsterdam hotel to put a router in my room. Normally their internet is poor, slow with lots of disconnections like all other Angeles hotels I’ve stayed in – Field’s Hotel, Galaxy Hotel, and Kokomos hotel I’ve...

Tried out a Filipina Escort – Manila Courtesans Review

‘Simone’ Escorts aren’t something I normally use because usually they’re expensive, you pay a premium for the convenience of a girl being delivered to your place, and are risking the pictures not matching her appearance. It’s easy in places like the Philippines and Thailand to find a hot girl yourself in person from a red light...

Where to Meet Russian Girls in Manila

If you’d like to meet Russian girls in Manila there are half a dozen working at Horizon on P Burgos street. On the North end past Ringside bar. The Russian girls there work as pole dancers and then there are dozen or more Filipinas who do choreographed dance performances in various costumes. In total about 20...

Keeping your Food Budget Low in the Philippines

The cost of living in the Philippines and around Asia is great compared to the West but as a foreigner you are still going to be paying a lot more to live than most locals. You may be able to cut your spending down in some ways, but you will likely never be comfortable on a...

Where to take a Girl on a Date in Angeles City

Office worker Pinay ‘Angeles dating’ may seem like an oxymoron. Amongst tourists the city is known mostly for the gogo bars. But there still plenty of normal Filipinas with jobs living and working in Angeles City, it has a population of almost half a million and Pampanga province has 2 million. Angeles Beach Club rooftop bar Maybe you’re...

Bus / Taxi from Manila to Angeles & Back

Beeway Travel driver When looking for a reliable taxi service from Manila to Angeles I Googled it along with ‘philippines-addicts’, that’s a good forum with information from expats. I found a fairly up to date thread with two expats arguing over whether Margarita Station or Beeway Travel, two private car hire companies, were best. Taxi Manila...

Where to Meet Black Girls in Manila

Makati nightclub If you’re wondering where to meet black girls in Manila the most I’ve seen so far in one place is at Royal. Often when you meet Russian or Black women in SE Asia cities they are ‘working’ freelance in afterhours discos, in Manila that’s Royal nightclub. About 2/3rds or more of the Filipina girls...

Avoiding the 200 Peso ATM Fee for Foreign VISA Cards

HSBC Makati 10k Peso Limit + Fee Philippines ATMs (BDO, PNB, etc.) all charge a 200 pesos ($4) additional fee for foreign bank cards and withdrawals are capped at 10000 pesos at a time. BPI 20k Limit + Fee One exception is the 20000 peso withdrawal limit at BPI ATMs (Bank of the Philippines Islands). The red ones....

Philippines Instagram Users

Who are the best Philippines instagram users? Well I’m a Philippines instagram user, nomadphils on IG. Then there’s an account I saw followed me, travelaroundphilippines a Taiwanese expat who has been living in the Philippines for 7 years. He’s visited 65 out of the 81 provinces. Here are some of the best Philippines instagram pics we’ve both taken so far. Nomad...

Bodybuilding, Supps & Steroids in Angeles – Enhanced Athlete Gym

50 peso Recharge To update our old post on gyms in Angeles City (do you even lift Dante?), Fitness Connection is now called Enhanced Athlete gym. Same location opposite Casino Filipino, take a right out as you come out of Walking Street, the end where McDonalds is. It’s now $2 a day (100 pesos) walk-in daily pass,...

Philippines Terrorism – Manila Warnings?

Muslim porn star Nadia Ali Update – a few hours after this post there were shootings and explosions at Resorts World Casino Manila. Original post – Terrorism in the Philippines doesn’t really worry me as I rarely go to the Mindanao region – an island in the South. The Philippines is over 7000 islands. Just like in...

‘Hidden’ High End Makati Bars | Belle & Dragon Review

The Belle & Dragon entrance There are several high end ‘secret’ bars in Manila, mostly Makati. Not really a secret but they make it so you have to walk through a wardrobe or ‘hidden’ door to get into them. One’s inside a 7/11. The idea being it’s kinda cool or creates some feeling of exclusivity. Wheninmanila magazine...

Lady Boxing Fight in Manila (Video)

Filipinas in the ring I went back to Ringside bar and finally managed to catch a boxing fight. Most of the bargirls were ugly as usual, older and fatter than other gogos and three of them swarmed us as we went in instead of waiting for us to call them over. Gogo bars like Kojax and XOXO...

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...