Big Jim's Philippines Experience
OUT and ABOUT (page 2)
everyday living and tour pictures of the Philippines
Even though I may not have taken most of the following pictures, I was standing somewhere nearby!
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|Click on the small pictures to enlarge them||Description (all pictures taken May 2006)||Size|
|Begging for coins at the pier in Cagayan De Oro, Mindanao||123kb|
|More begging for coins at the pier in Cagayan De Oro, Mindanao||160kb|
|Pier at Balingoan, Mindanao||135kb|
|Nipa hut at high tide on Camiguin Island||146kb|
|Nipa hut on the lagoon at Benoni on Camiguin Island||151kb|
|House on the lagoon at Benoni on Camiguin Island||129kb|
|Rice farm on Camiguin Island||136kb|
|Caribao relaxing in a river on Camiguin Island||149kb|
|Calf eating bananas on Camiguin Island||130kb|
|Ardent Hot and Cold springs. Camiguin Island. There isn't actually a cold spring. You choose the temperature of the pool you want to relax in. The hottest pool is 38c (about 100f). The other pools are cooler with the coolest being luke warm.||148kb|
|Children playing in the water at Secret Cove beach resort near Yumbing on Camiguin Island||119kb|
|Souvenirs for sale on White Island. A small island near Camiguin Island||137kb
|The main building at Secret Cove, a small resort near Yumbing on Camiguin Island||127kb|
|Upstairs in the main building at Secret Cove,||133kb|
|The view from Secret Cove.||151kb
|Squatters houses at high tide near Benoni on Camiguin Island.||124kb|
|The pier at Palompon Leyte.||151kb|
|Sari Sari store in Brgy Talisayan, Albuera Leyte.||121kb|
|Good, better, best!
3 houses in a row in Brgy Talisayan, Albuera Leyte.
|Fish drying by the road in Albuera, Leyte.||126kb|
|Singing karaoke at home on the rented karaoke machine. Albuera, Leyte.||124kb|
|The local water supply. Brgy Talisayan, Albuera, Leyte.||146kb|
|Another local water supply in Brgy Talisayan, Albuera, Leyte. The water flows continuously from a fresh water spring.||148kb|
|The main road in Brgy Talisayan, Albuera, Leyte.||112kb|
|Selling water melons at a roadside stall in the middle of Cebu City at the corner of Colon and Legaspi Streets.||120kb
|The Da Vinci Code was showing at the Colonnade Mall in Cebu City but whether or not it should be shown was hotly debated throughout the Philippines.||132kb|
|Plaza Indepencia in Cebu City.||128kb|
Basilica de Santo Niño
Also known as the Sto Niño Basilica, situated in Cebu City. The original building is at the top. An open plan area to accommodate large masses is the second picture. The third picture shows candle and balloon sellers. The bottom picture shows the Sto Niño college in the background.
|Guitar vendors beside the Magellan's Cross in Cebu City.||140kb|
|Costume jewellery vendors beside the Magellan's Cross in Cebu City.||135kb|
|Selling vegetables in the historic Carbon Markets is downtown Cebu City.||118kb|
|Selling eggs in the historic Carbon Markets is downtown Cebu City.||126kb|
|Selling religious dolls in the historic Carbon Markets is downtown Cebu City.||140kb|
|Robinson's Mall on Fuente Osmena in Cebu City.||113kb|
|Fuente Osmena in Cebu City with the Midtown Hotel in the background.||136kb|
|Rajah Park hotel, formerly the garwood Park hotel on Fuente Osmena in Cebu City.||138kb|
|The Capitol building for the province of Cebu, situated on Escario Street, Cebu City.||131kb|
|The view along Escario Street to the Golden Peak hotel in Cebu City.||117kb|
|The Apartelle on Escario Street in Cebu City.||117kb|
|Squatters houses on a creek in Lahug, Cebu City.||140kb|
|Taoist Temple in Beverly Hills, Cebu City
The top picture is a dragon sculpture. The second photo is a smaller temple inside the complex. The third photo is the main temple. The fourth Photo is a bell, presumably rung at prayer time. The fifth photo is looking past the main temple up into the hills. The sixth photo is from the top level of the temple complex. It is a pond with religious statues. The last photo is a fisherman sitting in a pond on the top level of the complex..
|The old CebuTours.com office. It is now the Ambassador's Cafe.||130kb|
|The Marison Condominiums on C. Rosal Street, Cebu City.||122kb|
|The Maryville Condominiums on C. Rosal Street, Cebu City.||113kb|
|3 different views of Ayala Mall in Cebu City.||110kb
|SM Mall in Cebu City.||133kb|
|Squatter area near SM Mall, Cebu City.||124kb|
|Sari-Sari store in the squatter area near SM Mall, Cebu City.||122kb|
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