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The Sari – Sari Store – Filipino Retail

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The Sari-Sari Store – Small Filipino Retail   Have you ever seen little packets of soy sauce, cooking oil, and laundry detergent being sold in retail stores? What about small sachets of shampoo, hair gel or lotion? The Philippines is a county chock-full of stuff being sold tingi-style, or in ultra-small retail sizes. It’s one of the quirks of living ... Read More »

5 Places You Must Visit When In The Philippines

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5 Places You Must Visit When In The Philippines   No matter what city or barrio in the Philippines you may be heading off to, there are certain quirky places that you just should not miss. There are certain secret spots in every Filipino town you can explore only if you know where they are and how to get there. ... Read More »

Viva Ilocandia: A Time Traveler In Vigan (Part 2)

Grandpa's Inn - A popular hotel in Vigan, Philippines

Viva Ilocandia: A Time Traveler In Vigan (Part 2) Itching to do more in the historic city of Vigan? Here are a few ideas as to how you can spend your holiday there: Read More »