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More often than not, when traveling throughout Southeast Asia, you'll find that the hotel professionals serving you hail from the Philippines. I've seen it myself, mostly in Malaysia and Singapore. The bellhops lugging my furniture at the Ritz Carlton Millenia and the Parkroyal at Pickering? Filipino. The reservations manager at the Hotel Fort Canning? Filipino, too. Even the front desk personnel in hostels like the Fernloft in Kuala Lumpur and the Syok in Penang were Filipino....
Posted on February 7, 2010 at 1:00pm