A race?





A horse drawn carriage, locally know as a "calesa" was once a usual sight here in Manila, but of course due to innovations in technology, that has changed during the past half century. But is this really a race between a calesa and a Hyundai van...hehehe actually no...I just caught this van overtaking the calesa who is leisurely taking its time going down the Intramuros street.

Technorati tags: , , ,

I have moved! Please visit http://www.maniladailyphoto.com to view more Manila photos.

All Rights Reserved.







5 Comments:

At 2/07/2006 04:08:00 AM, Blogger Dean Harvey said...

Hi Anne - I'm claiming the Calesa would win the race - Hyundai's are not known for their speed!

 
At 2/07/2006 05:57:00 AM, Blogger Sidney said...

I am surprised there are still so many Calesa in some neighbourhoods.
Funny shot !

 
At 2/07/2006 08:34:00 AM, Blogger Anne said...

Hi Dean...hehehe agree with you!

 
At 2/07/2006 08:37:00 AM, Blogger Anne said...

Hi Sidney, no i don't see much of calesas anymore, just around Intramuros, Quiapo and maybe Divisoria...

 
At 2/16/2006 02:42:00 AM, Blogger ggpaborito said...

I love this photo reminds of me about my LOLA. SHES FORM NEAR INTRATMUROS.................

 

Post a Comment



Please visit my other blogs:

Free Beauty Tips and Hottest Trends
Natural Health, Beauty and Fitness
Free tips on Losing Weight
Latest Celebrity News and Buzz
Reality TV and more


Click on the photos below for more photos of Manila or visit: my photo slideshow


www.flickr.com
This is a Flickr badge showing photos in a set called Manila Daily Photo. Make your own badge here.




<< Home

^back to top