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
The city of Bocaue, Bulacan just knows how to give back – with a bang! Known as the fireworks capital of the Philippines, Bocaue chose to welcome 2017 Jan 1 with its very own pyromusical called “Pailaw Pasasalamat”, a thanksgiving event for its fireworks manufacturers and dealers, by the 12-kilometer Bocaue River in Bulacan. The… Continue reading Bocaue gives back
The year 2017 has just started and here’s a list of some of the best must-experience festivals in the country. Here they are in no particular order. Drumroll please : 1. Sinulog (Cebu) January 15 – undoubtedly the biggest festival of the Philippines. Experience the deep devotion of the people by attending the fluvial procession… Continue reading Top Philippine festivals you should not miss in 2017
Christmas is always a season of wonder with festive music, magicians, street performances, and glittering lights making the season magical. Set to make Christmas even more wonderful is Pasko sa Intramuros, a Christmas exhibit and bazaar at Gen. Luna corner Postigo Streets in Intramuros, Manila, as they stage their line-up of performances.
Pasko sa Intramuros is the month-long Christmas celebration organized by the Department of Tourism, the Tourism Promotions Board and the Intramuros Administration. Started on December 6, the event will host various special events for people of all ages like musical gigs and festivals, fireworks displays, and prizes. Pasko sa Intramuros is a bazaar which will… Continue reading Goodies and great finds at Pasko sa Intramuros
It’s four months to go and Metro Manila will once again host the annual Aliwan Fiesta 2017. Expect the grandest and the most colorful Philippine festival converge in Metro Manila for a three day cultural extravaganza There will be shoppers’ bazaar beauty pageant and street dancing competition Highlight of the Aliwan Fiesta is the grand… Continue reading Aliwan Fiesta 2017 schedule
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
In recent years, the insurance industry in the country has been growing steadily in double digits and it is driven by an unlikely force—the millennials.
STUDYING IN THE European Union (EU) has become more attainable now than ever before, as both the EU and the Philippines grow more open in a developing economic relationship. The upcoming European Higher Education Fair (EHEF) on November 10 at the Fairmont Hotel in Makati will be a testament to the growing mobility of students… Continue reading EU and PH partners for more ‘open dialogue’ in education
Students, faculty, academicians and those who are looking at undertaking post-graduate studies abroad will have a chance to know more about schools in the member-states of the European Union (EU) at the European Higher Education Fair (EHEF) Philippines, set on 10 November, at the Fairmont Hotel in Makati.