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Which Cryptos to Buy? ETH Hits $350, BTC $3000

Bitcoin graph Since I bought some Bitcoin 7 months ago and did a post on it the value of BTC rose from $650 to almost $3000 today. In April Japan legalized Bitcoin which pushed the value up a lot. I bought some Ethereum (ETH) / swapped some BTC for it, and that rose from $40 to $350...

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...

Manila Pad for RooshV Day Gamers | Greenbelt Excelsior

Greenbelt Excelsior check in The RooshV forum guys love to day game and ‘mall game’ and never do P4P (pay for play sex), this Manila condo I recently stayed in reminded me of them. It’s a short walk from Greenbelt mall, on Don Carlos Palanca street, take a right as you come out then a left,...

‘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...

Best Condo in Bangkok / Living in Lower Sukhumvit?

The Trendy condominium I like to do a 50/50 mix of dating and red light nightlife, so the best area of Bangkok for me to live at is around Asok / Nana, somewhere on lower Sukhumvit between Soi 4 to 23. I recently finished a year lease at the Trendy Condominium on Soi 13. Next door are Hyde...

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...