Tag: Englishman

Different Fun & Games

Saturday, February 20, 2010 Next week should prove very interesting. We have been told that a notice will be issued by the city engineers department although the content is at present unknown by any of this staff. When we visited…

Construction Close-up & Personnel

Thursday, January 14, 2010 We visited the construction site mid-morning today to capture some photos using my SLR digital camera and a range of lenses. The pictures do not really need captions. They simply show a team working very hard…

PLDT Overdue But No Bill

Sunday, February 14, 2010 PLDT installed our telephone and internet last August but since that time have never billed us. We called in at their office in October but they just said we would be billed in due course. Now…

Celebrating New Year

New Year in the Philippines is an occasion for hiring a videoke machine, eating lechon (roasted pig) and letting off as many loud fireworks as possible. Justin sang his first videoke song although as yet we have no idea what…

Stairway To Heaven

Saturday, February 27, 2010 House Construction 26 February 2010 In the last couple of days our contractor has started to construct the spiral staircase, our stairway to heaven, that starts from just outside the lanai and runs up to the…

Kite Flying

Friday, April 09, 2010 Category: Travel and Places There has been very little wind in our subdivision during the current dry season but when even the slightest breeze picks up hundreds of children appear in the streets flying both homebrew…

Moving On

Tuesday, February 09, 2010 We had a meeting at the site today with the outgoing project engineer and the two incoming architects who will support the finishing stage. A constructive meeting with full commitment from Northcon to rectify the faults…