02 August 2019, Davao City – As an Overseas Filipino Worker, whenever I have my vacation in Davao, I always want to try new restos/cafes in the city. I am currently in Davao and will stay here until 21st August. … Continue reading
Last June 12, 2019 it is with great pride that all Filipinos around the world celebrated our 121st Independence Day. For us Filipinos working in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, the highlight was when the colours of the Philippine flag was displayed on the tallest building of the world – The Burj Khalifa.
Burj Khalifa is known for its amazing light & fountain show. On New Year’s Day people from around the world gather near the building to watch the fountain & light show and the extra ordinary fireworks display. And it is very rare for them to feature the Philippine Flag on the building. It was very special since it was our Independence Day. This only shows that people this foreign land – the UAE appreciate the Filipino people who are working here. We love UAE and consider this our second home. This place has allowed us to reach for our dreams.
Seeing our flag on the tallest building made me stand so proud that day. I was happy that I get to work here and feel the love of UAE for all of us expatriates. 🙂
Here is a short video compilation of what happend during that historic event.
It’s already 2019 and I told myself to be more active on my blog posts. Last year, I rarely post on this blog simply because I got too busy or too lazy to write. This year, I promised to be … Continue reading
I lived in Davao City for a long time but was not able to explore some of its wonderful places. When I had the chance last May, me and my family decided to explore some great places in Buda area. … Continue reading
The Sonnenberg (700 meters above sea level) is the “small” local mountain to the north of Kriens, Switzerland. However, you’d be surprised to know that if you google it, the top searches will bring you to the Philippines. And it … Continue reading