‘Balangay’ At The Harbor Square

From Brunei to Indonesia to Malaysia, Cambodia, Thailand and Singapore, the ‘balangay’ is finally back home. Three replicas of the pre-Spanish watercraft landed this morning at the Harbor Square in CCP Complex after a 14-month sail across Southeast Asia. The event was flagged by a number of luminaries (FVR, Executive Secretary Paquito Ochoa, Danny Lim […]

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The Picture Window

My workstation sits on the 7th floor of an eight-story building in the bustling  bay area of Malate, in Manila. This  means I have an all-encompassing view of the famous Manila Bay with its little idling  sails and  – the breathtaking sunsets. From behind the wretched slats of the vertical blinds, the picture window. Sleepy […]

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