今日は! お元気ですか？Konnichiwa! Ogenki desu ka?
This edition of Misshoggy 101 is really just a diary of her struggles in Japan with public transport and taxi. It has episodes of hilarity and confusion, but nonetheless she managed to get where she needed to go.
Let us begin with Misshoggy holding a scorecard of Foreigner vs. Taxi Driver from three years ago. Being ripped off in the Philippines, haggled like no tomorrow in Georgia, surprised by the honesty of the Armenians, and complete distrust in Malaysia, interestingly she had no intent to keep score with Japanese driver. They are close to perfect and taxi war is well prevented in Japan. Continue reading “Japanese 101”
Foreigners vs Taxi Drivers 2- 1. How?
And I think I saw a tram, outside of Melbourne. Or is it really?
Here’s to navigating around Armenia, made easy.
Continue reading “Armenian 101”
Now, you’ve just arrived in the Republic of Georgia, what’s next? How do get out of this airport you might ask? Would anyone be speaking English at all? Would I be bridenapped or guys, groomnapped? Why? It can be a legitimate concern, if you’re an attractive foreigner…
Okay, Miss Hoggy was just messing with you. But whatever worries you might have of moving around in Georgia, lay it down, because this is Georgian 101, the manual to marshrutka and wine drinking. Continue reading “Georgian 101”
How are you? Thinking about travelling to the Philippines? Oh, you should, take that busy schedule of yours and push everything aside and squeeze the Philippines in there, somewhere. All packed and ready? Miss Hoggy really wants you to have a great time in the Philippines, without getting ripped off by taxi drivers, or mugged though. Continue reading “Filipino 101”