His pick-up line, probably: "You should try my lumpia! Wait, no, really. I make really good lumpia, ano ka ba. His pick-up line, probably: "Finding you is like finding a parking spot at the mall — so rare and so beautiful, I never want to leave.
There's no doubt about that, with Catriona Gray and Pia Wurtzbach reigning the Miss Universe runway in and , and with Manny Pacquiao smashing the title of greatest Asian fighter of all time. The country continues to gain acclaim for its beautiful people, especially now that Filipino ranks 3rd sexiest nationality in the world, through a poll conducted by content marketing company, Big Media 7. The list, consisting of 50 nationalities all over the world, was published on its website, bigseventravel. According to the content marketing company, their respondents were not given criteria for evaluation. They associated Pinoys' high ranking with the successes of globally acclaimed personalities such as Manny Pacquiao, Bruno Mars, and "the many Miss Universe participants. The results quickly escalated online, revealing the Filipino accent as the 1st in Asia and 21st globally.
While hopping from country to country within Southeast Asia one expects to encounter variation in cultures, however, I had never expected the attitude towards women to be so vastly dissimilar from one country to the next. Whenever being talked to, one usually turned towards my male partner and whenever a hand was extended to either of us, he was more often than not the one it was extended to. Generally I just went with the flow, knowing that that is the way it goes. When going from Indonesia to the Philippines I had expected it to be pretty much the same way.
No other country in Asia has such a culturally diverse past and present as the Philippines. What, you want proof? You better go back to working on your History—or better yet to reading this post warning: uncontrollable screaming and giggling may ensue!