Friday, September 22, 2017

Sep 11 17, 4:39 pm

77-year-old woman died, robbed in Baguio

A 77-year-old woman was found dead in Baguio CIty on September 19 after an alleged thief hit her with a hard object. Lourdes Abalos-Teodoro’s child and grandchildren found her lying on the floor inside their house, ABS-CBN reported. Police reports showed that the...

69-year-old man in Ilocos arrested for raping minor

Authorities nabbed a 69-year-old man in Batac City, Ilocos Norte for raping a 14-year-old girl twice. Jose “Boy” Cuanang was arrested at his house on September 17 at Barangay Billoca in Batac City, ABS-CBN reported.   The report said the Regional Trial Court-Branch 18...

DOLE moves full issuance of OFW ID cards to October

The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) has moved the full issuance of the OFW ID card to October. Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III said he has formed a task force that will come up with an implementing guidelines for the issuance of the much-hyped card...

“Swing at the end of the world” brings thrill-seekers for a ride 8,500 ft. above sea level

by | Lifestyle

Getting on a swing as an adult is just as fun and this South American country will surely give adventurous thrill-seekers a memorable experience.

    Known as the “Swing at the end of the world”, the largest swing in South America is located 8,500-feet high in the Andes mountains in Central Ecuador.

    The swing, which hangs over a steep slope, is overlooking the beautiful terrain of Mt. Tungurahua Volcano.

Flying high 🍃 #freedom #baños #ecuador

A post shared by Rebecca Booth (@becb13_) on

Photo credit: becb13_/Instagram

Swing at the end of the world. Casa Del Árbol – Ecuador 🇪🇨 (📷 – @triffer26) ✨ Tag someone who’d use this swing ✨

A post shared by 🌴Big Travel Photo🌴 (@bigtravelphoto) on

Photo credit: bigtravelphoto/Instagram

The instructor tells riders to shout as they ride the giant swing so as not to experience chest pains.

Falling would probably mean death, but that doesn’t stop adventurous swingers from giving the swing at the end of the world a go.

Video Link: https://youtu.be/ZTZTIsl2Q54

Video credit: thewanderluster ASMR/Youtube

Source: Daily Mail UK

   

Jobs

Editors Choice

OFWs urged to ‘bring home a friend’ to win amazing prizes

OFWs urged to ‘bring home a friend’ to win amazing prizes

The Department of Tourism is reviving its Bring Home a Friend (BHAF) program to attract more overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) to revisit their home country as well as encourage more foreign visitors to visit the Philippines. The incentive program aims to enlist the...

Teen wearing headset hit by PNR train

Teen wearing headset hit by PNR train

A grade 10 student, who was wearing a headset while crossing the railways in Sampaloc, Manila was hit by the Philippine National Railways train on September 20. John Genesis Munsayac Jr, Manuel Roxas High School student, was declared dead on the spot after he was...

House restores budget for CHR, 2 other agencies

House restores budget for CHR, 2 other agencies

The House of Representatives has decided to restore the proposed budgets of three government  offices, the Commission on Human Rights (CHR), Energy Regulatory Commission, and National Commission on Indigenous Peoples (NCIP), House Committee chair Karlo Nograles...

Teen wearing headset hit by PNR train

A grade 10 student, who was wearing a headset while crossing the railways in Sampaloc, Manila was hit by the Philippine National Railways train on September 20. John Genesis Munsayac Jr, Manuel Roxas High School student, was declared dead on the spot after he was...

House restores budget for CHR, 2 other agencies

The House of Representatives has decided to restore the proposed budgets of three government  offices, the Commission on Human Rights (CHR), Energy Regulatory Commission, and National Commission on Indigenous Peoples (NCIP), House Committee chair Karlo Nograles...

Recent posts

We listed over 1,000,000 jobs from United Arab Emirates monthly.

Accomodation option available in the market.

Latest News
Subscribe to our free weekly newsletter and never miss a thing. No spam. Only hand-picked trending news.

THE FILIPINO TIMES is the biggest and most trusted Filipino newspaper in the UAE.

It has a print run of 60,000 copies and 250,000 readership per week; bolstered by 1 million visitors to its website every month. It also has an e-newsletter sent to its 250,000 subscribers every day.

The Filipino Times is FREE and has the widest targeted circulation across the 7 emirates of the UAE.

With more than 2,500 strategic distribution spots, TFT is available where the Filipinos are - at Smart Bus Shelters, Metro Stations, restaurants, supermarkets, schools, airport lounges, Emirates and Etihad Philippine-bound flights, churches, Filipino community events and many more.

THE FILIPINO TIMES. We are where the Filipinos are.

Recent Articles

© 2017 The Filipino Times

More in Lifestyle
Indian boy visited PH to showcase breathtaking limbo-skating skills
Published On  September 11, 2017
Most MENA employees expecting increased cost of living – survey
Published On  September 11, 2017
What does it take to get a job?
Published On  September 11, 2017
Close