Superstitions in the Far East are “Life Dominating.”

Boo! Asians are superstitious people. Islanders even more so. When a people lives in isolation they can invent some strange mystical forces that act upon their daily lives. And for many centuries, travelers from far away lands would also visit, depositing their beliefs also. The Philippines has become a melting pot of local and foreign […]

[Video] Looking for a Cold Beer in Calbayog City, Samar?

Every so often, I wind up in Calbayog City late in the afternoon and will make Demitrius’, a local watering hole (Restobar) and eatery, a final stop before I head home. Many times I will find another expat or two to catch-up with while enjoying a cold beer and polutan (snacks). Of course, if you […]