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Filipino Flashback Friday: I Want to Ride a Tricycle

Gray Filipino tricycle

Tricked out tricycle in Cavite City, Cavite

Tricycles are one of the most common means of transportation in the Philippines. Used everywhere, except on busy highways, they are cheap and usually a fast way to get around. Tricycles are a side car build onto a motorcycle, hench tri-cycle, three wheels.  Some are small and some are big, I read somewhere that some can seat 9, but they would have to be small people, like me!  Tricycles are colorful and decorated like jeepneys. Chad and I loved riding in tricycles during our stay in the Philippines. I was a big fan of taken pictures of the different colored ones. It seemed like certain areas had special colors for tricycles, but I’m not sure. Here are some of my favorites.

Pink  Filipino Tricycle

Macho pink tricycle in Angono, Rizal

Blue Filipino Tricycle

Blue rainy day tricycle in Pasig City, Metro Manila

Orange Filipino Tricycle

Orange tricycle in Pasig City, Metro Manila

Back of  Filipino Tricycle

Back of a tricycle in Pasig City, Metro Manila

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