Author Archives: ainegavin

Goodbyes

So where are we eating for lunch guys? Anything left to do today guys? Anyone have any insect repellant? …Hello? …. Anyone there? It’s August 7th and I’m currently sitting on the floor of Manila Airport lapping up the air … Continue reading

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It’s more fun in the Philippines

Over the last two weeks the Filipino tourism slogan “It’s more fun in the Philippines” has been thrown around quite sarcastically.   “It’s been three days since we’ve had electricity.. It’s more fun in the Philippines!”   “I got so … Continue reading

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An Ode to the Code

  Where would we all be without the Green Fins Code of Conduct?   I for one, would probably be sitting at home in Ireland in the rain, wondering what to do with my life. But more importantly, nearly 500 … Continue reading

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Accidentally traveling light

“Are you ok?” “Why are you on your own?” “Where are your parents?”   Did I really look that helpless arriving into Manila two weeks ago? I thought I was doing pretty well on my first time solo trip. No … Continue reading

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