Thinking of driving in the Philippines? Read this book first!
It's both serious and funny all at the same time but it could save your life.
'How to Drive Like an Idiot in Bacolod' is the story of the British expat author's “road culture shock” when faced with the hazards of driving in Bacolod, Philippines. Those hazards are vividly described in this book.
He draws on his vast experience as a police-trained driver to offer tips in defensive driving in the hope it will help in surviving the chaos on the roads of the Philippines.
This book also addresses the negative impact of the author's observations about the local road culture by highlighting the many “great things” about Bacolod, Negros Island, Philippines beaches and the better aspects of Filipino culture.
This book is aimed at expats, Filipinos and tourists alike.