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List of malls and their events for Flavors of the Philippines 2017

List of malls and their events for Flavors of the Philippines 2017

Flavors of the Philippines 2017, the month-long nationwide gastronomic celebration organized by the Department of Tourism (DoT) and the Tourism Promotion Board (TPB) unite retail giants in the country to create cultural bridges through food, gastronomy being one of the best Philippine travel “destinations.” This April, prepare for a wider range of activities that will… Read more

Tapas Night introduces an explosion of Spanish-Pinoy flavors

Tapas Night introduces an explosion of Spanish-Pinoy flavors

  THE PHILIPPINES and Spain share a lot of things in common, especially in cuisine and gastronomy.  Recently, prominent Spanish cuisine chefs of Manila gathered together for Flavors of the Philippines’s Tapas Night. With theme “Toward a Sustainable Gastronomic Planet,” Tapas Night saw three teams of chefs, each presenting a tapas menu last April 1,… Read more

The road to fame starts at Festival Mall

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… Read more

Tiara by Tracy Dizon: A Quirky Crown of Filipino Design

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… Read more

Repoussé wearables by Earl Gariando shine at Manila FAME

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… Read more

Bocaue gives back

Bocaue gives back

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… Read more

Goodies and great finds at Pasko sa Intramuros

Goodies and great finds at Pasko sa Intramuros

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… Read more

The Stunning Villa Caemilla Beach Boutique Hotel Takes Top Title at the 2016 World Luxury Hotel Awards

The Stunning Villa Caemilla Beach Boutique Hotel Takes Top Title at the 2016 World Luxury Hotel Awards

Caemilla Beach Boutique Hotel was excited and honoured to be awarded yet another prestigious accolade by the internationally respected World Luxury Hotel Awards. Heralded for the second year in a row as the number one ‘Luxury New Hotel’, the picture perfect beachside hotel gives Conde NastTraveler’s ‘Most Beautiful Island in the World’ yet another top… Read more

GIZ Contest Winner Goes to Indonesia

GIZ Contest Winner Goes to Indonesia

Beyond the hustle and bustle of Jakarta, the rich culture of Bali, the tranquil beaches of Lombok, and the historical ruins of Borobudur, Indonesia offers a very unique experience to visitors with its rich biodiversity. It’s home to various numbers of flora and fauna, as well as Southeast Asia’s largest wilderness, the Gunung Leuser National… Read more

Vype ePen Launches in the Philippines

Vype ePen Launches in the Philippines

Vype, British American Tobacco’s e-cigarette brand, has today launched the Vype ePen in Manila, the first one in Asia Pacific following successful launches in Europe and South America.