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@  samthedog : (21 May 2018 - 02:25 PM)

no not blow job bar. police had to be called she was kicking off for ages launced a bar stool at billiard table and then more at bar. got dragged outside but managed to fight her way back in again and started again launching things

@  Parne : (21 May 2018 - 02:18 PM)

Why you want to know COMRADE????

@  bill44ca : (21 May 2018 - 01:53 PM)

Sounds like a riot in Subic, is that one of the blow job bars someone shouted about? I want know which bars are blow job bars?

@  samthedog : (21 May 2018 - 11:29 AM)

nice kick off in cocolips last night bar girl gone wild and launching chairs and table and billiard balls at people

@  bill44ca : (21 May 2018 - 11:19 AM)

Actual words spoken by the MC at the party were Suspended Indefinitely

@  Parne : (21 May 2018 - 10:49 AM)

According to the "other" board Manic Monday and Wow Wed. has been terminated for the summer.

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Thanks a lot. I didn’t actually know that was a thing ha. I appreciate it

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Click on calendar then keep following it. It will eventually take you to locations.

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Anyone know if maniac Monday is still going on? If so where it’s at today?

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Trike to Dau Terminal then Victory Bus to Q.C Donno if it's best but cheapest few hundred pesos tops i think

@  BullWhero : (21 May 2018 - 02:03 AM)

Best way to get to AC from Quezon City? Heading up soon

@  bill44ca : (21 May 2018 - 01:19 AM)

More Blow Job bars coming or expanding in Barrio Barretto Subic you say Samthedog. Where is it located? Count Nicolas has baklas but most men don't want them

@  samthedog : (20 May 2018 - 08:49 PM)

yes seen some baklas but there were girls as well. i didn't partake as i was already drained but worth bearing in mind as apparently they will be expanding soon

@  grahamuk : (20 May 2018 - 08:46 PM)

...and those baklas are pretty good at their job... so I've heard. :)

@  samthedog : (20 May 2018 - 08:19 PM)

well you learn something new everyday never knew there was a blowjob bar in baretto until tonight

@  scuba539 : (20 May 2018 - 07:19 AM)

#JerryK52. Prostitution is actually ILLEAGAL in Clark county/Las Vegas.

@  Kadachiman : (20 May 2018 - 04:14 AM)

When you tell your g/f in Angels to go and get f***** it takes on a whole different meaning.....as she just might do that....lol

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I can't remember if the BM was here or the other place. Was in the shout out box.. I found 2 clinics here in NorCal . Just curious his results.

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PK: I saw a sign for that at Bangkok Pattaya hospital when I had my phtsical there. Curious if any member here has done itm

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A while back a BM posted here or the the other place about his GainWave ED treatments. Thought I had a PM with but nothing. Wonder how the treatment is working.

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Best Auto Gps Mapping Device For The Philippines?

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#1 OFFLINE   ktab27


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Posted 08 November 2017 - 08:17 PM

I'm looking for the best GPS mapping device to have in a car for the Philippines.  Does anyone have a suggestion?  Happy to buy the device in the Philippines, or could buy here in the States and bring over and download the specifically needed maps.  I just got off the phone with Garmin, whose devices I use in the States and Canada - they have South East Asian maps that include The Philippines but they haven't been upgraded since 2015.  Any suggestions? Favorites? Ideas?  Thanks in advance.

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Posted 08 November 2017 - 08:30 PM

Not sure if the 2 collate but I have noticed that a lot of southern Phils is now on Google street view, so maybe google maps might work.

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Posted 08 November 2017 - 09:24 PM


Hopefully this will answer your question.

I don't use a GPS from North America in Asia anymore.

Last time I did, was in Japan. I used one while driving a relative's Van in Fukuoka.
In the main areas of the city, it did ok. When I got more adventurous and took side streets, rural roads...it went to crap.

Roads I was driving on showed as an empty field, roads where translated to Taiwanese Chinese, voice spoken for roads and POI were in half Japanese, half Chinese, etc.

Ended up using my companions phone and fired up Google maps (she'd never used it before). Worked like a charm.

This is after paying almost $300 for the current Asia maps from Garmin. Contacted Garmin about this after getting back to the US. Told that those issues I have also been noted by other customers. Just not enough to warrant either a refund or a reissue of maps. Maps reissue date frames are (supposedly) set for automobiles. Sea and aviation maps/GPS are updated almost daily. Well then...

Guess I'm lucky (?) that my Garmin has lifetime maps and traffic for North America...but of course, MY mileage may vary.

Hope this somewhat helps.

Maybe your Garmin unit will work seamlessly for you in the Philippines.

Good luck

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Posted 08 November 2017 - 09:36 PM

I have used my phone with Google maps several times and always has been pretty good..

I tried Here maps once, was sort of ok, but google was better.

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Posted 08 November 2017 - 11:19 PM

Waze (phone app) is very popular here, most uber drivers use it. Has crowd sourced data (ie. crash, police etc) shows traffic congestion etc.

Just download from App Store and go.

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Posted 09 November 2017 - 12:28 AM

Waze (phone app) is very popular here, most uber drivers use it. Has crowd sourced data (ie. crash, police etc) shows traffic congestion etc.
Just download from App Store and go.
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Waze is very good, i didnt realise it worked outside of UK

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Posted 09 November 2017 - 01:23 AM

Both Waze and Google Maps work well in the Philippines. But are not perfect


The big issue I have had is not getting a mobile signal in some areas so can not set up a route (google maps lets you download maps in advance to get around this)

Both have sent me the wrong way down one way streets (google maps much worse here than waze)

Google maps has sent me down roads that you need a 4x4 to get down,


But generally to get around or between the major cities they both work fine. I normally use waze as I find its estimates of arrival time more accurate.

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Posted 09 November 2017 - 02:17 AM

If you have Garmin devices already, just download Philippine map onto a microsd card and put into your Garmin.


You can download maps from open street maps, google it.

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Posted 09 November 2017 - 02:49 AM

I use Waze in Manila and if out of GPS signal go with MapFactor Navigator on my phone which is using Open street maps as well.


Been using Sygic years ago but the app started crashing after Kit Kat.

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Posted 09 November 2017 - 03:11 AM

I use Waze although as it relies on you having a data signal it can be problematic in the province.  In the city, however, it is superb.

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Posted 09 November 2017 - 04:18 AM

I bought a garmin and never use it these days. Always pics the longest and most convoluted route to get anywhere. I always use my phone and google maps which is vastly superior. The phone will drain fast, so have spare batteries or a spare phone.

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Posted 09 November 2017 - 08:29 AM

Best to just use an app for your phone.   I use Waze, and occasionally Google Maps.   I have a Garmin, that I have used in Saudi Arabia, UAE, Taiwan, and the Philippines.    In all locations, I stopped using it relatively quickly, and switched to phone apps.   The problem with Garmin, is that they don't update as often, they are not as easy to update, and often you have to pay for the updates.     Plus, you have to buy the maps for specific regions with Garmin.   With the phone apps, once it determines where you are through your GPS signal, the maps for your area are available.   

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Posted 09 November 2017 - 08:56 AM

I also use phone apps. I used Waze in the US but never tried it here.

Mostly I use 'maps.me' and 'map of philippines'. Both are on the Android play store, for free. I like the look and interface better on map of philippines, but I like the labels better on map.me.  Both of them rely on downloaded maps so no connection is needed, just gps signal.

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Posted 09 November 2017 - 10:45 AM

Google Maps works well if you have data. Hit or miss with the data, the local telco's coverage and performance is inferior (to just about every other telco in the region).
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Posted 14 November 2017 - 08:50 AM

I suggest to use the app maps.me that is free and it allows to use use offline maps

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Posted 14 November 2017 - 01:05 PM

The best two apps if you have data are Waze (for driving), and Google Maps (for walking).

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Posted 14 November 2017 - 06:15 PM

Thank you all.  Great advice.  Google maps and Waze it is.  

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Posted 15 November 2017 - 09:10 PM

The best two apps if you have data are Waze (for driving), and Google Maps (for walking).


I agree with that. I use Waze every time I drive in Manila and wouldn't be without it. In fact Manila has one of the highest number of Waze users anywhere in the world (about 12th position). There are often over 40,000 drivers simultaneously using Waze there.


Google definitely best for walking.


By the way, Waze is actually owned by Google.

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