Author Archives: TheFilipinoExpat

Amsterdam: Mayamang Kultura cultural event

What: Mayamang Kultura cultural event When: November 7, 2015, Saturday, 13:00-18:00 Where: Jan rebelstraat 21, Amsterdam, Netherlands Info: www.mayamangkultura.com Mayamang Kultura is the brainchild of Irene Esquibil-Looze aiming to promote the culture of Philippines in…

The Snails of Barcelona

I see them everyday, smell them, squeeze myself through them. They are practically everywhere. Queueing in front of the metro ticket vending machine clueless what to press. Standing on the left side of the escalators…

Paying it forward

  I arrived in London in May 2007. The gloomy weather did not dampen my excitement to start a new chapter of my life there. I remember my first day of university. On a train…