DETERMINATION , THE LIFE STORY OF PIA WURTZBACH “MISS UNIVERSE 2015″…

PIA WURTZBACH IS THE THIRD FILIPINA TO WIN THE MOST COVETED CROWN OF MISS UNIVERSE . THAT HELD IN LAS VEGAS DECEMBER 20 2015 .  ANNOUNCING THE WINNER FOR THE MISS UNIVERSE2015 MAKE A BIG MISTAKE ON THE PART OF STEVE HARVEY . ANNOUNCED THAT MISS COLOMBIA IS THE NEW MISS UNIVERSE 2015 .BUT AFTER FEW SECOND HE APOLOGIZED THAT MISS COLOMBIA IS THE FIRST RUNNER UP NOT FIRST . THEN HE ANNOUNCED THAT PIA WURTZBACH IS THE MISS UNIVERSE 2015 . THEN THE MISS UNIVERSE 2014  TAKE BACK THE CROWN AND PUT ON THE HEAD OF PIA WURTZBACH . HERE IN THE PHILIPPINES THEY SHOW ON THE TV SHOW THE LIFE STORY OF PIA WURTZBACH. PIA WAS BORN IN STUGGART , WEST GERMANY . THE MOTHER IS FILIPINA AND THE FATHER IS GERMAN . AT AGE OF NINE THE PARENTS WAS SEPERATED. THEN THEY GO BACK IN PHILIPPINES . AT AGE OF NINE SHE BECAME BREAD WINNER OF THE FAMILY . DOING MODELING AND ACTING AND SHE GRADUATED SECONDARY EDUCATION AT ABS-CBN DISTANCE LEARNING CENTER . AND LATER SHE GRADUATED  CULINARY AT ASIAN CULINARY CENTER .

WATCHING HER STORY AS AN ACTRESS IN ABS-CBN . DID NOT MAKE HER  A SUCCESSFUL ACTRESS  ALL HER COLLEAGUES ALREADY HAVE THEIR OWN TELE SERIES. THEN ONE DAY THEY ARE IN THE MALL AND ONE TALENT SCOUT APPROACHED HER , IF SHE WANT TO JOIN THE BINIBINING PILIPINAS .AND THAT OPPORTUNITY MAKE A BIG CHALLENGE ON HER . THEN SHE JOIN THE BINIBINING PILIPINAS 2013 OR MISSPHILIPPINES 2013 AND SHE WON FIRST RUNNER UP AND ALTERNATE FOR MISS PHILIPPINES 2013  FOR THE MISS UNIVERSE 2013 . THEN 2014 SHE JOIN THE MISS PHILIPPINES 2014 AGAIN BUT SHE ONLY MAKE ON THE TOP  15 . BUT SHE NEVER LOST HER HOPE THAT MAYBE ,NEXT TIME SHE IS GOING TO MAKE IT . THEN ON THE THIRD TIME SHE DECIDED TO JOIN AGAIN THE MISS PHILIPPINES2015 AND SHE BECAME THE TALKED OF THE SOCIAL MEDIA . WHERE A LOT OF BAD COMMENTS FROM DIFFERENT PEOPLE IN THE PHILIPPINES TO STOP JOINING AGAIN . BUT SHE NEVER DISCOURAGED ON THOSE BAD COMMENTS INSTEAD SHE REPLIED THAT ” BE COOL PEOPLE THIS TIME IM GOING TO BE THE ” BININING PILIPINAS2015″ AND SHE MAKE IT . IF SHE WAS DISCOURAGED ON THOSE BAD COMMENTS SHE WILL NOT BE THE MISS UNIVERSE NOW  . IF SHE DID NOT TRIED HER BEST TO REACH HER GOAL THEN SHE WILL NOT BE ON HER STATUS RIGHT NOW . AND  SHE WILL NOT REGRET IF SHE DID NOT MAKE IT BECAUSE SHE DID HER BEST .    ALL THE PICTURES CREDIT TO GOOGLE .

MEETING WITH THE MOST CELEBRATED RADIO HOST IN THE PHILIPPINES …

JEEPNEY ARE THE KING OF THE ROAD IN THE PHILIPPINES . THEY CAN PICK UP ANY PASSENGER ANY TIME IN THE ROAD . THEY DONT FOLLOW TRAFFIC RULES , SOMETIMES OR ALL THE TIMES THEY COUNTER FLOW THE TRAFFIC . HOW COME THEY ARE NOT BEING ARRESTED .YOU KNOW WHY ?THEY ARE PROTECTED BY THE POLICE . FOR WHAT , BECAUSE THEY ARE BRIBING THOSE POLICE .OFFS IM OUT OF LINE .THIS IS HOW ITS LOOK INSIDE THE JEEPNEY . IM LUCKY ITS NOT FULLY LOADED. USUALLY . DURING RUSH HOUR .THIS JEEPNEY SHOULD HAVE TEN PASSENGER EACH ROW . BUT SOMETIMES WHEN THEY HAVE  FAT PASSENGER . STILL TEN PASSENGER EXCEPT THE SKINNY ONE SIT ONLY ONE THIRD OF HIS OR HER BUTT . THEY DONT HAVE AIRCON OR FAN TO COOL YOU INSIDE THIS JEEPNEY . ESPECIALLY WHEN ITS RAIN . THE HUMIDITY IS REALLY VAPORIZING. THAT THE TEMPERATURE INSIDE IS RISING MAYBE 45 DEGREES CELCIUS ESPECIALLY WHEN THE PLASTIC COVER WAS DOWN ON BOTH WINDOW OF THE JEEPNEY . THAT MAKE YOU SWEAT LIKE INSIDE THE SAUNA  . BUT MOST JEEPNEY HAVE THEIR OWN ENTERTAINMENT INSIDE . SOME THEY HAVE THOSE LOUD SPEAKER THAT REALLY GOING TO BREAK YOUR EAR DRUM . BUT INSIDE THIS JEEPNEY . THE DRIVER TUNE HIS RADIO TO A RADIO TALK . AND ITS MY FIRST TIME TO EAR THIS KIND OF RADIO TALK SHOW . AND SHE IS REALLY FUNNY AND TALK A LOT OF HUMOROUS THING ABOUT EVERY DAY LIFE . AND FOR SEVERAL DAYS OF RIDING THIS JEEPNEY . THIS RADIO TALK SHOW ALWAYS PLAY INSIDE THE JEEPNEY . AND THIS RADIO TALK SHOW DIVERT YOUR ATTENTION INSTEAD OF SUFFERING THE HEAT INSIDE THE JEEPNEY . ITS MAKE YOU LAUGH . THEN ONE DAY I WAS WALKING IN MANILA BAY WALK NEAR THE CULTURAL CENTER . AND STOP FOR COCONUT WATER DRINK . AND THE VENDOR HAVE A SMALL RADIO TUNE ON THE SAME TALK SHOW IM EARING INSIDE THE JEEPNEY. I ASKED THE VENDOR IF SHE IS VERY POPULAR . THE VENDOR SAID . AND THEIR STUDIO IS ONLY ACROSS THE BLOCK .

AND THIS IS THE RADIO STATION IM SEEING FROM WHERE IM DRINKING COCONUT WATER . I DONT KNOW I GOT A CRAZY IDEA AND WANT TO SEE THIS RADIO HOST AND WALKED ACROSS AND GO INSIDE THE BUILDING . AND ASKED THE SECURITY GUARD . IF POSSIBLE I CAN MEET THIS RADIO HOST . I GIVE MY CARD AND  DRIVER LICENSE AND THE SECURITY GUARD WENT INSIDE . WHILE THE GUARD WAS INSIDE IM ALREADY IMAGINING HOW THIS RADIO HOST LOOK LIKE. MAYBE SHE IS VERY FAT WEARING BLACK SWEAT SHIRT AND PANT. YOU KNOW YOU DONT KNOW PEOPLE BEIND THE RADIO . WE ONLY APPRECIATE THE WAY THEY TALK . THEN THE GUARD COME BACK AND HE SAID ITS OK AND GIVE ME ID  CARD TO WEAR AND ESCORTED ME TO THE STUDIO .AND THIS IS ” MARIA MORENA ” HER RADIO  NAME MORENA MEANS BROWN COMPLEXTION . ACCORDING TO HER SHE IS VERY PROUD TO HAVE A BROWN COMPLEXTION AND SHE IS GOING TO REJECT ALL THE GLUTA OFFER TO MAKE HER COMPLEXTION TO BE WHITE . AND ALL MY IMAGINATION WAS OPPOSITE .THIS IS HOW SHE LOOK OUTDIDE THE BOOTH . TALKING ALONE WHERE HOW SHE CAN ENTERTAIN MILLION PEOPLE IN THE PHILIPPINES .I WOULD LIKE TO THANK YOU MARIA MORENA FOR GIVING ME A CHANCE TO TALK TO YOU EVEN I JUST WALK IN IN THE MIDDLE OF YOUR SHOW . THANK YOU VERY MUCH AND MORE POWER TO YOU .

THE SIXTH STOP ON MY CHALLENGING RIDE …

FROM ISABELA TO NUEVA VIZCAYA RIDING THE CARABAO IS A COMMON SCENE IN THE PROVINCE . BUT FOR US . THIS SCENE UNUSUAL THAT MAKE ME STOP TO TAKE PICTURE .GOING TO NUEVA VIZCAYA IS ALL WINDING ROAD TO CROSS THE MOUNTAIN . THEN AS YOU GO UP . THE WEATHER IS GETTING COLDER . THEN WHEN YOU REACH THE PEAK . YOU CAN ENJOY THE BEAUTIFUL SCENERY AND FRESH AIR  .MAYBE YOU  WILL WONDERING , WHY IM POSTING THIS PROTEST AGAINST HONDA PHILIPPINES .I BOUGHT A NEW HONDA 150 cc AND BASE ON THEIR MANUAL . I SHOULD HAVE THREE FREE MAINTENANCE. BUT THOSE FUCKING DEALER DONT COMPLY WITH THEIR OFFER .I WAS IN VIGAN AND I WENT TO GUANZON HONDA DEALER FOR CHANGE OIL .THE FIRST THING THEY ASKED ME . WHERE DID I BOUGHT MY MOTORCYCLE. AND THEY TOLD ME .IF BOUGHT WITH OTHER DEALER THEN I NEED TO PAY FOR SERVICE FEE AND THAT WILL COST ME 150 PESOS . AND I TOLD THEM WHAT IS THE USE OF THIS COUPON  . THEY CANT DO ANYTHING ACCORDING TO THE SERVICE ADVISOR ITS THEIR COMPANY POLICY .THIS IS THEIR  LIST OF ACCREDITED PROVIDER IN THE PHILIPPINES . BUT OF ALL THE PLACES I HAVE BEEN TO SERVICE MY MOTORCYCLE ARE GUANZON AND THEY HAVE THE SAME ANSWER  THAT I NEED TO PAY FOR SERVICE . SINCE I HAVE THOUSAND KILOMETER AND I NEED TO HAVE CHANGE OIL . WHAT I DID IS JUST BOUGHT THE OIL TO HONDA DEALER AND GO TO SMALL SHOP TO CHANGE THE OIL AND THEY ONLY CHARGED ME 50PESOS . IM NOT TRYING TO SAVE  MONEY HERE ITS THE “PRINCIPLE “WHY THEY ARE WRITING “FREE”.WHY THIS FUCKING HONDA GIVING THIS FUCKING MANUAL AND ALL THOSE FUCKING PROVIDER DEALER FOR WHAT . AFTER THAT I EMAIL THE HONDA PHILIPPINES AND THEY CALLED ME AND EXPLAIN TO ME THAT EVERY DEALER HAVE THEIR OWN POLICY . IF I WANT THEY CAN REFER ME TO ANOTHER DEALER TO SERVICE MY MOTORCYCLE. I TOLD HER FUCK IM NOT INTERESTED , IM JUST FOLLOWING YOUR FUCKING MANUAL. NOW I REALIZED THIS HONDA PHILIPPINES IS NOT CARING FOR THEIR CUSTOMER . ” PHILIPPINES DONT BUY HONDA “

THE FIFTH STOP OF MY CHALLENGING RIDES …

THE FIFTH STOP IS FROM APARRI TO ISABELA .GOING TO ISABELA IS REALLY BEATIFUL WHERE YOU WILL PASS MOSTLY RICE FIELD . THE SCENERY IS REFRESHING AND YOU CAN SMELL THE SCENT OF THE RICE .WHILE THIS GROUP ARE ALREADY HARVESTING THEIR CROP .WHEN I REACHED ISABELA . I SAW THIS GROUP . I SAW THESE BIKERS  AND THEY LOOK FAMILIAR TO ME . AND THEY ARE RESTING . AND I STOP AND TALKED TO THEM .I SAW THEM IN APARRI . AND THEY TOLD ME , THEY ARE COMING FROM ANTIPOLO CITY . AND THEY ARE SHOWING ME THE MAP THEY ARE  GOING TO RIDE . THEN I REALIZED WE ARE USING THE SAME ROUTE . I THOUGH IM THE ONLY ONE CRAZY DOING THIS . THESE BIKERS  ARE PEDALING FROM 4:00 am to 5:00 pm AND THEY CALLED THEIR GROUP ” THE CRAZY GROUP ” . WHILE ME IM JUST SITTING  ON MY BIKE FOR FIVE HOURS UNDER THE SUN . I SALUTE YOU GUY .

THE FOURTH STOP OF CHALLENGING RIDES …

THE FOURTH STOP IS FROM PAGUDPUD TO APARRI . THE TIP OF LUZON ISLAND . WHERE THE CAGAYAN RIVER END AT THE NORTHERN PACIPIC OCEAN .THE ROAD FROM PAGUDPUD TO APARRI IS GOOD AND WINDING ROAD . BEAUTIFUL SCENERY OF THE LAKE .NOW ENTERING THE BOUNDARY ARCH. OF APARRI .THIS SIGN REALLY MAKE ME HUNGRY THAT I NEED TO RIDE TWO MORE KILOMETER TO HAVE LUNCH .THIS IS THE SIMPLE AND QUIET LIFE HERE IN APARRI .FISHING IS THEIR LIVELIHOOD . JUST LIKE THIS FISHERMAN . IF THEY CATCH TWO OR THREE KILOS OF FISH .THAT IS ENOUGH CATCH FOR THE DAY AND GOOD ENOUGH FOR THEM TO LIVE .DRYING SHRIMP IS ALSO MAJOR INDUSTRY HERE IN APARRI . ACCORDING TO THEM . THEY EXPORT THIS DRIED SHRIMP TO JAPAN .WHILE ON THIS PICTURE . THIS WOMEN IS SORTING THOSE SMALL DRIED FISH  AWAY FROM DRIED SHRIMPS . THEN THEY WILL PACK TO THE SACK AND READY TO SELL THE MARKET .

THE CHALLENGING RIDES …

FROM MANILA TO APARRI .   IM GOING TO USE 150 CC . SCOOTER . THAT RUN FROM LA UNION , THEN VIGAN ILOCOS NORTE .FROM ILOCOS NORTE TO PAGUDPUD .UNTIL I REACH THE TIP OF THE LOOF OF LUZON .THEN BACK ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE ISLAND  THIS  IS THE ZERO MARKER IN. LUNETA WHERE IM GOING TO START THIS CHALLENGING RIDES.FROM MANILA MY FIRST STOP IS , LA UNION . ITS TWO OCLOCK IN THE AFTERNOON . THE WEATHER IS REALLY HOT .AROUND 39 to 41 DEGREES CELSIUS .THESE ARE SOME OF THE BEACHES YOU CAN SEE AT BAUANG , LA UNION .FROM BAUANG LA UNION TO VIGAN IS MY SECOND STOP .THEY HAVE LOT OF VENDOR SELLING VINEGAR AND GARLIC . ILOCOS IS KNOWN FOR MAKING PALM VINEGAR AND PRODUCING GARLIC .ENTERING VIGAN , ILOCOS SUR . VIGAN IS ONE OF THE FAMOUS TOURIST ATTRACTION IN THE PHILIPPINES .WELCOME TO THE BEAUTIFUL CITY OF VIGAN .THE FAMOUS VIGAN CATHEDRAL .THEY HAVE THIS HERITAGE CITY HERE IN VIGAN . WHERE YOU CAN STILL SEE THOSE HOUSES BUILT DURING SPANISH TIME .AT NIGHT FOR TOURIST IS THE BEST TIME TO ENJOY THE CITY . YOU CAN STROLL , BUY SOUVENIR  , AND DINE . THE GOOD THING IN THIS CITY . EVERTHING HERE IS REASONABLE PRICES FROM ACCOMODATION TO DINING.MY THIRD STOP IS PAGUDPUD , ILOCOS NORTE .ENTERING PAGUDPUD , ILOCOS NORTE .AS I ENTERED THE BEACHES RESORT HERE IN PAGUDPUD . THE SCENERY IS REALLY BEAUTIFUL FROM THE TOP OF THE MOUNTAIN .HERE IN PAGUDPUD THEY HAVE A LOT OF WHAT THEY CALLED HOMESTAY . MOST RESIDENTS HERE HAVE SEVERAL ROOM WHERE THEY OFFER FOR THE GUEST WHO WANT TO SAVE MONEY ALL DO THEY HAVE SOME GOOD HOTELS FOR MORE MONEY . AND YOU CAN BARGAIN AND I STAYED HERE . THE ROOM ARE DECENT AIRCON  WITH PRIVATE TOILET  AND BATH . NOT LUXURIOUS . ENOUGH FOR THE PRICE .SOME KIDS THINK IM A JAPANESE  VERY FRIENDLY AND SAY HELLO TO ME .PAGUDPUD IS BECOMING POPULAR FOR LOCAL TOURIST BECAUSE OF IT WHITE SAND BEACHES .ACCORDING TO MY HOST LAST HOLY FRIDAY THEY ARE  FULLY BOOKED FOR ONE WEEK . AND THEY ARE BECOMING VERY POPULAR DESTINATION  AS OF TODAY .

WHERE IN THE WORLD I AM ? ? ?

CAN YOU GUESS WHERE I AM ?WHERE CAN YOU FIND THE LAND OF BUDDHA? THIS PLACE IS IN CALAUN , LAGUNA . NOT THAILAND . AND THIS IS KNOWN AS LITTLE THAILAND  HERE IN LAGUNA . VERY VISIBLE IN THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY AND ITS ONLY THIRTY MINUTES AWAY FROM PAGSANJAN.THIS RESTAURANT THEME PARK WITH THE CONCEPT OF THAILAND .THEY SERVE NINETY PERCENT OF THEIR MENU ARE FRESH FISH AND SOME FILIPINO DISH . ALL THE COTTAGES ARE BUILT IN FLOATING FOUNDATION .THEY HAVE A SECTION HERE WHERE YOU CAN RELEASE YOUR ANGER BY THROWING ANYTHING YOU WANT LIKE WALLCLOCK , GLASS , FRAME , PLATE IN THE WALL BUT YOU NEED TO PAY ALL THE THINGS YOU BREAK .AND IN THEY HAVE SOME ENTERTAINMENT FOR EVERYBODY GOING AROUND THE PLACE AND ALSO THEY HAVE AT THE MAIN STAGE .

THE COLORFUL PAHIYAS FESTIVAL …

PAHIYAS FESTIVAL IS THE MOST COLORFUL FESTIVAL CELEBRATION HERE IN  LUCBAN , QUEZON . ITS ONLY TWENTY EIGHT KILOMETER AWAY FROM  PAGSANJAN .  MAY 15 WETHER SUNDAY OR MONDAY THEY CELEBRATE THAT FESTIVAL IN HONOR OF SAN ISIDRO LABRADOR . THE PATRON OF THE FARMER .THEIR FESIVAL IS TO THANK GOD FOR GIVING THEM A VERY FRUITFUL HARVEST .I CAME A DAY BEFORE THE CELEBRATION WHERE EVERY HOUSES ARE BUSY DOING THEIR FINISHING TOUCHES ON THEIR HOUSE FOR THE BIG DAY OF THE CELEBRATION. THEY TOLD ME ITS BETTER TO VISIT A DAY BEFORE OR AFTER . AND IWAS ABLE TO TOUR THE WHOLE TOWN . NOT LIKE ON THE DAY OF THE CELEBRATION . THEY CLOSE THE TOWN FOR ANY VEHICLE THAT YOU NEED TO WALK FROM THE BORDER TO THE TOWN PROPER .AS YOU CAN SEE , THEY DECORATED THE FRONT OF THEIR HOUSE WITH DIFFERENT VEGETABLES.CAN YOU GUESS WHAT IS THE BUSINESS OF THE OWNER OF THIS HOUSE .AND  THEY HAVE  A LOT OF STALL SELING DIFFERENT KINDS OF PASTRIES OR BAKERY PRODUCT . THAT YOU WILL ENJOY EATING THERE AND TAKE HOME FOR YOUR RELATIVES.

PAGSANJAN , THE MOST POPULAR TOURIST DESTINATION  IN LAGUNA …

PAGSANJAN IS ONE OF THE POPULAR CITY IN LAGUNA . BECAUSE OF ITS WATERFALLS  AND THE SHOOTING OF THE RAPID . WHERE YOU RIDE THE BOAT GOING UP THE MOUNTAIN AND SOMETIMES THE BOAT MAN CARRY THE BOAT YOU ARE RIDING TILL YOU REACH THE WATERFALL . ITS MY FIRST TIME TO VISIT PAGSANJAN ALL DO I HAVE BEEN TO THE WATERFALL BUT NOT ON THE CITY PROPER . AND I WAS SO IMPRESS OF THE BEAUTY OF THE CITY THAT REMIND ME OF NORTHERN SPAIN . BECAUSE OF THE ORIGINAL ARCH THAT WAS BUILT DURING SPANISH TIME 1890 .THERE ARE SOME ORIGINAL HOUSE THAT BUILD DURING THAT SPANISH TIME . THAT REMIND ME ABOUT HERITAGE CITY IN VIGAN ILOCOS NORTE . BECAUSE IN VIGAN ,THEY WHERE ABLE TO PRESERVE THE CITY AS IT IS  AND MAKE THEM UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE .ANYWHERE YOU GO . CATHOLIC CHURCHES IS ALWAYS THE LAND MARK FOR EVERY COLONY OF SPAIN .THIS CHURCH IS REALLY WELL PRESEVED THE WAY IT WAS DURING EARLY SPANISH TIME .THIS CHURCH HAVE A LOT OF HISTORY. ESPECIALLY ABOUT THE ” OUR LADY OF GUADALUPE “THE ACTIVITES OF MAY IS EVERY FAMILY OFFERING THEIR DAUGHTER TO BE A GOOD CATHOLIC .FIRST OF ALL , I WOULD LIKE TO THANK THIS LOVELY COUPLE THAT I MET IN APO ISLAND IN DUMAGETE IN ONE OF MY TRIP . AND THEY INVITED ME IN CASE I WILL BE VISITTING PAGSANJAN THEIR HOUSE IS OPEN TO ACCOMODATE ME .AND AFTER TWO MONTH I GIVE THEM A SURPRISE VISIT AND I REALLY APPRECIATED THEIR WARM WELCOME  IN CASE YOU WILL VISIT PAGSANJAN . THIS RESTAURANT IS THE ONLY ONE SERVING THE BEST HALO -HALO IN THIS CITY . VERY POPULAR FOR LOCAL AND. FOR ME AS ATOURIST REALLY LIKE THEIR BEST HALO – HALO . AS YOU CAN SEE THE THREE TALL GLASS INFRONT OF THAT LOVELY COUPLE .AND FOR NON PILIPINO . HALO -HALO IS A DESSERT MIXED WITH DIFFERT COOKED FRUIT WITH MILK  , SUGAR AND SHAVED ICE AND MIXED IT . AND ENJOY IT. IN CASE YOU WILL VISITING PAGSANJAN , LAGUNA  THIS IS THE ONLY RESTAURANT SERVING THE BEST HALO -HALO IN THE CITY. VERY POPULAR FOR THE LOCAL ESPECIALLY ON THIS WEATHER . AND IF YOU ARE FOREIGNER VISITING THIS CITY IT A MUST THAT YOU TRY IT AND I CAN GUARANTEE YOU WOULD LIKE IT . WHILE EATING ON THIS RESTAURANT . WE MET THIS GROUP  . THEY ARE CLASSMATE DURING THEIR ELEMENTARY . BUT AFTER THEY ARE GRADUATED FROM  HIGH SCHOOL AND COLLEGE AND WORK FROM DIFFERENT PLACE OF THE WORLD .. NOW EVERYBODY ARE RETIRED . ITS LIKE A REUNION TO SEE EACH OTHER  ON THE SAME PLACE WHERE YOU GROW UP .. AND I REALLY ENJOY TALKING TO THEM TOO .ON  THIS PICTURE ARE ALL EFREN GRANDAUGHTER AND GRANDSON  . WHERE ALL  THEY LIVE IN ONE COMPOUND . EVERYONE  HAVE THEIR OWN  HOUSE AND FOR THE CHILDREN HAVE MORE SPACE TO PLAY AROUND . THEIR PLACE IS REALLY COOL  . THEY HAVE DIFFERENT  KIND OF FRUIT TREES IN THE COMPOUND  . AT NIGHT YOU CAN EAR DIFFERENT KINDS OF SOUND FROM DIFFERENT INSECT AND ANIMAL THAT MAKE MUSIC ON MY EAR . AND I DO HAVE GOOD  SLEEP THAT IM GOING TO MISS THAT BED  .

THE 36 HOURS OF RIDE FROM MANILA TO CEBU …

TO DO THIS RIDE , I NEED TO RENT A VAN . RENTING A VAN IS VERY ADVATAGES WHERE YOU CAN LOAD EVERTHING YOU NEED . ITS ALSO AN ALTERNATES IN CASE THE ACCOMODATION IS TO HIGH FOR YOUR BUDGET .JUST PARK IN ANY GASOLINE STATION AND ASK PERMISION TO PARK . MAKE SURE WHEN YOU RENT A VAN IS FULLY INSURED FOR YOUR PROTECTION .FROM MANILA , I LEFT AT FOUR OCLOCK IN THE MORNING . THEN FIVE OCLOCK IN THE AFTERNOON I REACHED ALBAY , BICOL . FROM HERE I CAN SEE THE BEAUTY OF MAYON VOLCANO . MAYON VOLCANO IS FAMOUS FOR BEING THE PERFECT CONE . THIS VOLCANO STILL VERY ACTIVE VOLCANO .FROM MAYON OR ALBAY . I REACHED MATLOG FERRY STATION AT EIGHT IN THE EVENING  . THEN WAIT FOR THE TEN OCLOCK IN THE EVENING FERRY . THEN ARRIVED ALLEN STATION AT ONE IN THE MORNING .

ON THE WAY TO ORMOC FERRY STATION . I PASSED THIS MONUMENTAL SHIP . THIS SHIP ASHORE IN THE POPULATED AREA OF THE COMMUNITY DURING THE HEIGHT OF TYPHOON YOLANDA . ALL THE HOUSES IN THIS COMMUNITY WAS TOTALLY CLEARED BY THE TYPHOON YOLANDA AND REPLACE BY THIS SHIP . NOW THE COMMUNITY IS BEING RECOVERED AND BUILD THIS  PART OF THE SHIP  AS A MONUMENT IN REMEMBRANCE OF TYPHOON YOLANDA .THEN ARRIVED ORMOC FERRY STATION AT NINE IN THE MORNING . THEN TAKE THE TEN OCLOCK  IN THE MORNING FERRY GOING TO CEBU FERRY STATION .THEN ARRIVED CEBU AT TWO OCLOCK IN THE AFTERNOON . THE RIDE IS SIX HOURS THAT GIVE ME A GOOD REST .AND THIS IS THE REPLICA OF MAGELLAN CROSS MOUNTED HERE IN THE YEAR 1521 .NOW ITS TIME TO HAVE A GOOD DINNER .