2006-05 Anilao & Typhoon Chanchu, Batangas, Philippines #5 Land

  • Lotus Garden Hotel
    Lotus Garden Hotel
    A booking conflict at Club Ocellaris resulted in a couple of nights in Manila until rooms opened up at the dive resort.
    Manila, Philippines, May 2, 2006
    2006-05-02#0003
    Larry Jackson
  • Jeepney
    Jeepney
    These colorful vehicles make for fun traffic watching.
    Manila, Philippines, May 2, 2006
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    Larry Jackson
  • Jeepney
    Jeepney
    The original vehicle designs started with left-over jeep parts from WW2.
    Manila, Philippines, May 2, 2006
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    Larry Jackson
  • Jeepney
    Jeepney
    Manila, Philippines, May 2, 2006
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    Larry Jackson
  • Jeepney
    Jeepney
    Manila, Philippines, May 2, 2006
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    Larry Jackson
  • Jeepneys
    Jeepneys
    Manila, Philippines, May 2, 2006
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    Larry Jackson
  • L. A. Cafe
    L. A. Cafe
    Manila, Philippines, May 2, 2006
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    Larry Jackson
  • Bank Security
    Bank Security
    Fairly common type of security at banks and high end stores.
    Manila, Philippines, May 2, 2006
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    Larry Jackson
  • Sunset
    Sunset
    Having made it to the dive resort, there were nice days of diving and talk of an approaching typhoon.
    Club Ocellaris, Anilao, Batangas, Philippines, May 9, 2006
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    Larry Jackson
  • Sunset Banka
    Sunset Banka
    This trip was the first and probably last in May due to typhoon season.
    Club Ocellaris, Anilao, Batangas, Philippines, May 9, 2006
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    Larry Jackson
  • Sunset
    Sunset
    Pretty bands of color in the setting sun.
    Club Ocellaris, Anilao, Batangas, Philippines, May 9, 2006
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    Larry Jackson
  • pre-Typhoon Chanchu
    pre-Typhoon Chanchu
    With wind, waves and deteriorating conditions, our banka crews couldn't come to shore without risking damage to the boats.
    Club Ocellaris, Anilao, Batangas, Philippines, May 12, 2006
    2006-05-12#0048
    Larry Jackson