Flight chronicles of the backpacker Tutubi, with travelogues, pictures/photos/videos, travel guides, independent and honest reviews, affordable, recommended resorts and hotels (including inns, guesthouses, pension houses, lodges, hostels, condotels, bed and breakfast and other cheap accommodations), commuting guides, routes (sometimes street maps and GPS coordinates/waypoints) and driving directions to answer "how to get there" questions, information and tips on tourism, budget travel and living in Philippines, Exotic Asia and beyond!
Backpacking, independent travel, and flashpacking are cheaper than the "cheapest package tours" and promotional offers around but you can also use travel information for family vacations, even romantic honeymoon destinations.
More than the usual tourist spots and "places to see," this blog advocates heritage conservation, environmental protection, and history awareness for Filipinos, foreigners, and ex-pats wishing to explore Paradise Philippines and Exotic Asia!
Want to catch Dinosaurs alive from the Jurassic and cretaceous periods kicking in Manila? Drop by SM Mall of Asia November 28 to January 11, 2009 with your whole family and friends
After touring Bangkok (Thailand) and Jakarta (Indonesia), “Dinos Alive World Tour” MAX Entertainment, the organizers of the Dinos Alive World Tour, will bring the attraction to Manila.
Dinos Alive World Tour video from Inquirer.net
What to See at Dinos Alive World Tour:
Some dinosaurs: Tyrannosaurus, Triceraptors, Velociraptor, Brachiosaurus, Stegosaurus and Megalosaurus.
a fossil dig, a dino train, the QTV movie theater, magicians, clowns and stage performances every hour, a picture booth, Santa’s corner and souvenirs for sale at the shopping area, magicians, fire-eaters, jugglers, puppets, clowns, face painters, balloon sculpting, dino train rides, reptile shows (iguana, albino python, kumingi dragons and crocodiles), fossil digging and a theatre.
Dinos Alive World Tour Ticket Prices:
Weekdays: P550 (adults), P400 (kids below a meter), and P1,600 (family package-2 adults + 2 kids + 1 free ticket).
Weekends: P600 (adults), P450 (kids below a meter), and P1,750 (family package-2 adults + 2 kids + 1 free ticket).
Schedule: 10am to10pm on weekends and 12pm to 10pm on weekdays at Block 5 of the SM Mall of Asia from November 28 to January 11, 2009
How to get to SM Mall of Asia:
Commute to MOA: From MRT Taft Avenue Station or LRT EDSA Station, board buses or jeepneys going to SM Mall of Asia. Alternatively, from LRT Buendia (Gil Puyat) Station, board multi-cabs going to MOA that pass by Macapagal Avenue.
Driving Directions to SM Mall of Asia: The gigantic mall is at the south end of EDSA so it's easy to get to with a car or taxi.