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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? Scam?

Cebu Pacific check in Update – Flyonward.com now appears to be a complete scam, they deleted their Facebook and according to many reports including people I know, they never received their ticket. Avoid. In the past it worked, including when I used to use it. One theory about how the scam works is at first they’ll...

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...

Best Manila Nightclubs to Meet Normal Filipinas?

Guilly’s Island While the Philippines is thought of as one of the easiest countries to pull girls in, some of the traditionally ‘best Manila nightclubs’ in the Makati / Fort area aren’t easy. When you go to the BGC area superclubs e.g. Valkyrie, Palace Pool Club, Revel, places heavily featured on any ‘best nightclubs in Manila’ list, the girls there...

Living in Laos, is it Boring? What are Laos Girls Like?

Beer Laos Laos has a reputation for being boring. Versus other SE Asia capital cities, Vientiane has: No modern high rise condos No large malls, less things to do Fewer bars and clubs No red light district, just a few small brothels Less transportation, no Uber / metered taxis Annoying tuktuks that overcharge Hot, dusty streets, not many air conditioned spots....

Making Money Online with Ethereum?

I did a post about Bitcoin five months ago. I’m not an expert in investing in cryptocurrency (some say it’s just speculation) don’t take this blog as financial advice. But I had spare change to gamble with and decided to copy what smarter people were saying. It did make intuitive sense that cryptocurrencies will become more valuable over time,...