Join John Adams, world renowned Intl Matchmaker, Monday nights 8:30 EST for Live Webcasts!
And check out Five Reasons why you should attend a FREE AFA Seminar! See locations and dates here.


Scam free! Christian Filipina - Meet Asian women with Christian values! Members screened.
Exclusive book offer! 75% off! How to Meet, Date and Marry Your Filipina Wife



View Active Topics       View Your Posts       Latest 100 Topics       FAQ Topics       Switch to Mobile


London bus driver in Manila

Discuss culture, living, traveling, relocating, dating or anything related to the Asian countries - China, The Philippines, Thailand, etc.

Moderators: jamesbond, fschmidt

London bus driver in Manila

Postby Twobrains » Sat Jan 21, 2012 12:23 pm

A London bus driver goes to Manila to drive a Jeepney and is staggered by the poverty, overcrowding and crazy traffic. It's quite an eye-opener if you (like me) haven't been there.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e_Ht_19N8Uw
Twobrains
Freshman Poster
 
Posts: 194
Joined: Mon Sep 05, 2011 1:39 pm
Location: Europe



Special Offer! FREE 6 Month Membership on ForeignWomen.com! Sign up here.

Find Your Foreign Sweetheart Now! Try our international Dating Sites and Overseas Romance Tours!



Postby Seeker » Sun Jan 22, 2012 2:32 am

This was a very good documentary, thank you for posting this. I will not look at jeepney drivers in the same way after this.
Seeker
Freshman Poster
 
Posts: 275
Joined: Fri Dec 24, 2010 8:46 pm

Postby Repatriate » Sun Jan 22, 2012 2:56 am

Pag pag is pretty shocking. I remember seeing footage of kids eating out of dumpsters in the Philippines before but I didn't know there was an entire market behind it.


Have any of you tried it before?
Repatriate
Veteran Poster
 
Posts: 2533
Joined: Sun Jun 15, 2008 6:39 pm

Postby momopi » Mon Jan 23, 2012 12:14 am

Hmm... did they show the roadside piss stations for drivers? hehehehehe.
momopi
Elite Upper Class Poster
 
Posts: 4734
Joined: Sat Sep 01, 2007 4:44 am
Location: Orange County, California


Return to Asia, China, Philippines, Thailand

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Bing [Bot] and 3 guests