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18 Things That You Can Relate To Growing Up In The Philippines

Makaka relate ka Bes!

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1. The biggest lie ever!

Yung akala mo ice cream, Tilapya lang pala. Ano ba Bes?!
James Esturas / Via Twitter

Yung akala mo ice cream, Tilapya lang pala. Ano ba Bes?!

2. Weather in the Philippines be like:

That's the reason why we love going to Malls-- may libreng pa-aircon!
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That's the reason why we love going to Malls-- may libreng pa-aircon!

3. Public Transportation in the Philippines

A regular commuter in the Philippines? Isa kang Martyr!
Via Adobo Talk PH

A regular commuter in the Philippines? Isa kang Martyr!

4. The only place that defines the real definition of "forever"

Who the f*ck said that forever doesn't exist? Have you been to EDSA?
M Torres Macalinao / Via Imgram

Who the f*ck said that forever doesn't exist? Have you been to EDSA?

5. Balikbayan box is everything!

Who needs Dora's bag if you have balikbayan box?
Via CNN Philippines

Who needs Dora's bag if you have balikbayan box?

6. Childhood Nightmares

These things made your childhood more memorable... and painful.
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These things made your childhood more memorable... and painful.

7. We have ketchup made out of Banana

Tatak pinoy!
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Tatak pinoy!

8. We have our own version of loofah

It's FREE and very effective! Time to say goodbye to your "libag" and say hello to fresh skin!
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It's FREE and very effective! Time to say goodbye to your "libag" and say hello to fresh skin!

9. First love of each and every Filipino

A living proof that first love never dies.
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A living proof that first love never dies.

10. Philippine Transportation will never be boring

Talk about an efficient mode of transportation. Only in the Philippines!
Chuck Rolfe / Via Pinterest

Talk about an efficient mode of transportation. Only in the Philippines!

11. There's no such thing as diet during occasions

Via Giphy

Diet? Lokohan ba Bes?

12. We have immortal corporate workers

120 mph wind and heavy rainfall can't stop us from reporting to work 'cause duh, we're immortals!
Nhellieboy / Via Imgur

120 mph wind and heavy rainfall can't stop us from reporting to work 'cause duh, we're immortals!

13. A meal is not complete without rice

Rice is everything. So don't even plan on legalizing the unli rice ban!
@IvanUngui

Rice is everything. So don't even plan on legalizing the unli rice ban!

14. The real test of "courage"

Even the world's best foodies get chills just by mere looking at it.
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Even the world's best foodies get chills just by mere looking at it.

15. Jeepney Drivers in the Philippines be like:

Kuya naman! Joskwa!
PUP Memes / Via Facebook

Kuya naman! Joskwa!

16. "Emergency Kit" for Filipino Politicians

No explanation needed.
Cresanne Clyde / Via Buzzfeed

No explanation needed.

17. Our own version of Disneyland

The happiest place in the Philippines where magic happens!
Erika Quitoriano / Via Pinterest

The happiest place in the Philippines where magic happens!

18. We have a badass President

Scares the sh*t out of everyone!
Google / Via Pinterest

Scares the sh*t out of everyone!

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