Events

MEET TAIWAN to bolster PHL-Taiwan incentive travel opportunities

The Bureau of Foreign Trade of Taiwan under the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) launches “MEET TAIWAN,’’ a MICE (Meetings, Incentive Travel, Conferences and Exhibitions) promotion program that underscores Taiwan’s strengths and privileges in the MICE industry in the Southeast Asian region. MEET TAIWAN in Manila set on on June 20, at the Makati Shangri-la… Continue reading MEET TAIWAN to bolster PHL-Taiwan incentive travel opportunities

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DENR-BMB and GIZ announce 2017 “Selfie For Biodiversity” Winner

The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, together with the Biodiversity Management Bureau of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR-BMB), recently concluded its fourth annual photo competition “Selfie for Biodiversity and Sustainable Tourism 2017”, in commemoration of the International Day for Biological Diversity (IDB) on May 22.

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Bel-Air Turns 60; Pasinaya 2017 highlights celebration

Bel-Air Village has developed from a small community of pilots and their families to one of the most vibrant barangays not just in Makati, but also in Metro Manila. Today, the village celebrates 60 vibrant years with “Bel-Air: Kumikinang”, the 2017 edition of its now-famous annual Pasinaya celebration, to be held from May 26-28,  at… Continue reading Bel-Air Turns 60; Pasinaya 2017 highlights celebration

Events · Travel

Take a Selfie for Biodiversity and Sustainable Tourism

In commemoration of the International Day for Biological Diversity (IDB) on May 22, the Biodiversity Management Bureau of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR-BMB), together with the Deutsche Gesellschaftfür Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH will mount “Selfie for Biodiversity and Sustainable Tourism 2017”, a photo competition running from May 3 to May 15. IDBD… Continue reading Take a Selfie for Biodiversity and Sustainable Tourism

Food

Eat, Drink and be Merry at B&T Mexican Kitchen’s Cinco de Mayo

Rich flavors, vibrant colors and presentation as important as the taste — this characterizes Mexican cuisine. More than the usual tacos and nachos, chimichangas, Mexican steaks, taquitos and flautas, Mexican cuisine encompasses the best of Spanish, French, American and native Aztec Indian tribe influences with its unique convergence of history and cultural heritage. Bringing to… Continue reading Eat, Drink and be Merry at B&T Mexican Kitchen’s Cinco de Mayo

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The road to fame starts at Festival Mall

In this age of creative selfies and instant fame via viral posts and videos, all it takes to reach stardom is for the right agency to spot a gem. Child actor Hannah Lopez Vito first captured the hearts of Filipino viewers as the young Serena Marchesa who grew up to be Liza Soberano in the… Continue reading The road to fame starts at Festival Mall

Lifestyle

Tiara by Tracy Dizon: A Quirky Crown of Filipino Design

Filipino designer Tracy Dizon’s success story is anything but bland. From her reality show lemon to a heartbreaking trip to a foreign land, Dizon has enriched her artisanal products with a cocktail of experiences that any adventurous woman can relate to, as vividly represented in her funky flagship brand, “Tiara by Tracy Dizon,” which debuted… Continue reading Tiara by Tracy Dizon: A Quirky Crown of Filipino Design

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Repoussé wearables by Earl Gariando shine at Manila FAME

The hands of interior designer Earl Gariando work as many wonders as his mind. And his feet have brought his bid to walk the global path through the country’s premier trade event, Manila FAME. Debuting his Repoussé Series of wearable art at the Manila Wear section of the recent Manila FAME, Gariando wasted no time… Continue reading Repoussé wearables by Earl Gariando shine at Manila FAME

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Have the merriest Christmas in Intramuros

If you’re staying in the metro this holiday season, make a beeline for the historic walled city of Intramuros where you can dine and shop to your heart’s content and celebrate the most wonderful time of the year. The heritage enclave plays host to the Department of Tourism’s (DOT)  “Pasko sa Intramuros,” a holiday fair… Continue reading Have the merriest Christmas in Intramuros