Davao City Warnings and Dangers

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Davao City Warnings and Dangers

  • Not a danger only a warning

    Eating Durian inside your Hotel Room? Sus Ginoo!!. don't ever think about it. Remember. smells like hell but taste like heaven? now if you do that, and you have consumed heaven what has remained? hehehehe! it will haunt you in your sleep or the rest of your stay in an aiconditioned room. the best thing to eat the fruit is upon opening at a durian...

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  • Traffic lights

    now that davao city traffic system is functional, jaywalking ordinance is aleady strictly implemented. cross the road on the designated pedestrian lane. if caught? hehehehe! fine or imprisonment.

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  • Smokers Beware!

    Davao City is a smoke free city. Meaning smoking anywhere( public utility vehicles, shopping malls, bars, clubs) is not allowed and you could be fined and end up spending a night in jail. This doesn't mean that you can't smoke completely when you go to the bars and clubs. These places will definitely have smoking areas for those gagging for a fag!

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  • Beware to Smokers..

    When you step out of the plane be sure you will watch out where to smoke...there are places for smoking and look out for these places before you lit up your cigarette or you will end up being apprehended by a police.

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  • Smoking might get you Jailed!

    Davao is a smoke free city. Smoking is not allowed in all public buildings, resraurants, discos, etc. There are areas designated for smoking. If you are caught smoking in public areas, you will be jailed and fined.

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  • Taxi touts at the International Airport

    Be wary of those men standing near the taxi queue - they are watching out of people with loads of luggages and foreigners they can charge extra. The normal taxi fare from the airport to a downtown hotel should be about 100-150 pesos only.

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  • Pickpocketers & Kids along the streets

    Well, as i said in my earlier tips bout this place is that, this are in southern Mindanao is the most safety city. Though, we can't skip all those little things that happens in our way.Just be careful to all those beggars, salesmen/women in the street. etc. etcAlways be friendly and to all. Filipinos like to joke and just do the same. If you have 1...

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  • Not really a warning but added info!

    If you go looking to buy a good brochure of guidemap on Davao, don't bother looking at the bookstores. We wasted 3 good hours looking for one but to no avail. All the bookstores have are a series of brochures listing business establishments in Davao and listing of hotels and motels which are totally useless for travellers who have no idea of which...

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  • Watch out for some few pickpockets

    Anyway i don't actually live in davao city but let me tell you this. If you're fresh from visiting from Davao, avoid going to Quezon Boulevard or San Pedro Sts. Or generally beware of pickpockets and snatchers...But i guess not all are criminals here eh! (Only a few.) Davao is still a place one must not be afraid of.

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