19 Interesting Sightings Found Only in the Philippines

19 Interesting Sightings Found Only in the Philippines

Time to put a smile on your face.

The Philippines has its fair share of good and bad qualities. As with other countries, it is not perfect; it is continuously striving to improve its environmental, economic and socio-political conditions. Regardless of its flaws, it is still an interesting country to live in, and there could be no better proof than these sightings found #OnlyInThePhilippines.

1. Want some fish balls?

only in the philippinesImage credit: Aicel Morante

2. Beat the heat with dirty ice cream

Image credit: Austronesian Expeditions

3. Delight your taste buds with taho

Image credit: Ludwig Simbajon

Also read: 20 Signs You Were Born and Raised in the Philippines

4. Munch on cheap fruits on the streets

Image credit: erasmusa

5. Buy all your basic needs in a sari-sari store

Image credit: John Martin PERRY

6. Here’s what you need for the cold and rainy days

Image credit: Author’s own photo

7. Get your quick hair fix right here

Image credit: Aeus Arcilla

8. Nobody seems to follow this rule because #yolo

Image credit: Jhuart Aganon Dizon

9. And another #yolo

Image credit: Lola Bashang Kowts ツ  

10. To swim or to eat?

Image credit: Villa Escudero Plantations and Resort

11. Behold, the world’s largest pair of shoes

Image credit: Ramon FVelasquez

12. And the cutest pink shoe car

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13. Who can resist riding on this pink taxi?

Image credit: GrabTaxiPH

14. Hitchhiking is truly fun in the Philippines

Image credit: Wayne S. Grazio

Also read: 23 Reasons Why It Is So Much More Fun in the Philippines

15. Stuck in traffic? Sing along with strangers in this karaoke jeepney

16. Or slither your way through the traffic on this habal-habal

Image credit: Paul Lewin

Also read: 15 Experiences You Must Have in the Philippines

17. This is how vibrant election time can be

Image credit: Sheryl Cababa

18. Life’s too short to dwell on the negative

Image credit: LeylanR

19. So smile and document your happiness!

Image credit: John Christian Fjellestad

Also read: 16 Things The Philippines Does Better than Other Countries

The Philippines isn’t such a terrible place after all; it’s all a matter of perspective.

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Charmaine Acha
Charmaine Acha

Charmaine loves random weekend trips, technology, and coffee. Guided by her travel mantra "chill and travel", she enjoys unplanned escapades without compromising leisure. If not fangirling over her K-drama idols, she's on DND mode writing or planning her next possible adventure.