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……in the spirit of missing the jungle, and the approaching show, click play above for the song of the day "jungle man"

 

thought for the day----> some folks got a pretty good deal…..some are just looking for their next meal….

 

Philippines day 15

 

……day 15 in the phillo's……if Angeles City had surf , this place would be nuts……it's already all going, casinos, clubs, bars, girls, the alcoholics paradise……many retired americans are here…..after playing the game in america for 3/4's of their lives, they are spending their last 1/4 here, their pensions helping keep the revenue flow move in the philippines…..I got up at 5:30am and down to my new coffee spot…..now I am back in my room, CNN as background music……I am downloading, uploading, it's all going on……I think breakfast and a meeting will round out my morning….which is exactly what I did…..at breakfast I saw my new friend "Alabama Dave"….. retired career military good ol boy……..he got my #……I then went over to the concert venue to see if any of the crew I know are around…..no luck, on known guys but, the production manager I did find…..he kinda rock stared me…..so I put the screws to him…..he sent an email and by the time I got to the hotel to check my email things were moving……the promotor blew me off as well for 2 days(after getting an email message of which I was cc'd saying the band and crew really good friend is here please contact him and give him anything he needs)…….another email was sent, saying 

 

Mike and Jasmin

Are we taking care of the band's friend like I asked? 

I was pretty clear, anything he wants

I sent you his contact information already. Here it is here again

 

…..so now things are moving….as they should……a 30 year relationship counts for something….so I will have a photo pass, an all access pass, I was invited to the promoters private area, and blah blah blah……then alabama dave sent me a message and asked me to go bar hopping with him about 2pm……so I went…..his drawl is classic….it's like being with hank hill from "king of the hill" the animated sit-com, that I highly recommend…..so dave and I hit the streets…..3 different bars, 3 beers for him, 3 mango juices for me,  then he fell in love, and three of us left the last bar……then we got a jeep back to where we started…..the bars were out of hand…..kinda……the music was about 10-15 years behind they were full of girls dancing on stage, each one had a different theme, school girls, lost in asia, pony tails……every bar in this city has a name/theme…..I went and picked up my laundry…..nice to have clean stuff……once I got to the hotel, I took off what I was wearing and took that back down to the laundry……I have a friend from bali here, putting on a surf comp about 3 hours up the road, so he'll come to the show…….good times and good fun here in the phillos......today's photo is of the waterfall at casaroro………below……….sign-series…….below………..travelin with tyler is guaranteed laughs….here we are on one of our in the last row of one of our cebu-pacific flights……..below…………a vegetarian indian, b-day extravaganza….…….and finally……my weapon of choice in the philippines……….