Archive | January, 2014

Underwater. More fun in the Philippines.

Here it is.  Video number three of our More fun in the Philippines series.  This one was shot with the GoPro Hero 3 while diving at Balicasag, just a short boat ride off Panglao Island.  It had been four years since we last dove (Read: We’re Divers Again!!), but after this dive, we’re absolutely hooked again. […]

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We Survived Our First Dengue Epidemic in Singapore!

The new banner outside of our condo is a sign of promising times.  The Red Dengue Alert that saw up to 60 cases in our condo has just changed to Green, with a, “thank-you, please stay vigilant”.  Seriously though, we can’t see how any bug could survive the flogging blast seen in the photo below. […]

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Thaipusam: A Hindu Festival in Singapore ~ 2014

Up until last week, we had never heard of the Hindu Thaipusam Festival.  Ignorance abound, when friends told us that men would be piercing themselves with fishhooks and skewers, and then carrying jugs of milk and elaborate kavadi throughout downtown Singapore, we just had to check it out! We did a quick google search to find the […]

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New Year’s. More fun in the Philippines.

Video number deux in our “More fun in the Philippines” series.  This time it’s New Year’s Eve 2014, and what better way to celebrate than being on the white sand beaches of Boracay, watching lady-boy fire dancers and fireworks in the rain? There’s no better way. AWESOME! *HD always looks best! :)

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Sunrises. More fun in the Philippines

On the ferry from Bohol to Cebu, we watched about two dozen “More fun in the Philippines” commercials, all to the tune of Barbra Streisand.  Then naturally we thought, “Hey, we should do that”! So, here’s video 1 of 1.  Not sure how many more there will be, but you can count on at least […]

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