This ubiquitous road sign is spread across Batanes’ National Highway system, a reminder to motorists to not forget to honk when navigating the meandering roads of Batanes. What makes this sign unique is that, as related by a local resident, the sign user “UR” for YOUR, years before text-speak reached the region.

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