One Bar to Rule Them All

It was a peculiar pub in the heart of Manila, a tiny nook in the big city, a seemingly insignificant crevice that was hard to see. Yes, it was there and yet, in a forest of skyscrapers, it was nowhere. Who knew that to step through its door would be to step through a portal?

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A Hole in Ermita

Red-light district, a place where houses of prostitution and other sex-oriented businesses are commonly rampant, is what is frequently associated with Ermita.

Ermita in Manila is the home of some of the country’s most popular landmarks such as the Rizal Park which is commonly referred to as Luneta, Manila Ocean Park, and the National Museum of the Philippines. It is also where many educational institutions are located like the University of the Philippines Manila (UPM).

It may just be like any other district in the city of Manila during the day, but it really comes to life when the sky turns dark.

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Small Man, Big Heart

While patiently waiting for The Hobbit House to open and to begin his shift, he was sitting down, constantly looking and pressing keys on his phone as if conversing with someone. At first glance, one would think that he wouldn’t respond if they tried talking to him. He looked like a man with few words, a mysterious man with a small built. But, as they always say, what you see isn’t always what you get.

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