MV Doulos (Bacolod)

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MV Doulos is a big ship. A two years younger than the Titanic, this is the oldest ship that still crosses and navigates the ocean all around the world.

MV Doulos is a big ship that circumnavigates the world with its books, bringing knowledge, help and hope. I was surprised two days ago when a friend asked me to go over Doulos. I asked where the hell is that, and she brought me into this place. It was docked in Bredco Port. It’s a big white ship which has an entrance fee of 10 Pesos. Upon entrance, there are books sold in varying costs from a dollar to five a-piece. You can locate yourself though, from drama to inspirational to children, you name a genre they got it. It’s a big bookstore - in a big ship!

Since most are bargain books, I found myself buying a book for five years old. I am going to give them to my nephews, actually. Well, MV Doulos also has a cafe. For refreshment purposes, you can visit this place after you’re done shopping within the book shop area.

Well, it’s quite a nice experience with this one. Shopping books over a big ship overlooking the sea.

More information here http://www.doulos.org/

written by ethermoon on 2009-02-27 in #world #locations #cruise-ship #bredco-port #philippines #bacolod

6 Comments

  1. eyecon
    eyecon ·

    That sounds interesting.....and the pics are also really nice!

  2. kirri-joy
    kirri-joy ·

    wow this is a cool location. and great shots! the toilet doors have some character in picture #5. :)

  3. rater
    rater ·

    Cool ship!

  4. stouf
    stouf ·

    WoW ! This is so poetic... A ship loaded with books... I love it !

  5. -a-l-b-e-r-t-o-
    -a-l-b-e-r-t-o- ·

    great...a location that will move all around the world!

  6. ethermoon
    ethermoon ·

    hi guys! thanks for all of your comments! :)

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