The Great Escape

Rediscovering life in Palawan Philippines

The Land Where I Was Born 010

Random photos and thoughts about the Philippines

Our environment, our experiences, and the people we choose to surround us shapes us into who we are. In this series I search the web for thought-provoking images about the Philippines, the country I was born in and which I am now just discovering.

One Street That Binds Them All

Life revolves around the sea.

The Philippines history begins with its first inhabitants arriving via primitive boats nearly 67,000 years ago. Various tribes roamed the islands until small kingdoms began establishing roots during the first millennium. –

Street Chicken

Let’s not lose our heads.

For Sale – ALPO puppy formula Php65.00 chicken and rice 24 pcs available. or swap with Whiskas canned TUNA for cats. (serious buyers only) paypal or COD. – Classified Ad, October 18, 2011

sago and gulaman

Some ideas you have to chew on.

Andrew Zimmern Declares Filipino Food the New Everything – “I want to go on record — this is not something that’s hot now somewhere and will get hot everywhere else,” Zimmern alerted the universe today, with a sidebar of a Spam-fried-rice recipe. He says the trend is just starting this second, and might take another year to peak, but prepare for “miraculous” tropical Asian ingredients, and a whole lotta coconut milk. – Grub Street New York, June 12, 2012


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3 thoughts on “The Land Where I Was Born 010

  1. Beautiful capture of the sea !

  2. Gorgeous image of the sea. Are you sure about the 65000 years? Unlikely a boat existed then 🙂

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