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 with Pasinaya 2017
Mothers really deserve to be treated like queens. For everything they’ve done, they deserve the perfect Mother’s Day gift. Everyone availed the best finds for Mom for less as Festival Mall in Alabang, Muntinlupa City held the Moms’ Amazing May Sale from May 12-14. Mom can dress like a queen with great deals… Continue reading Treats for Mom at Festival Mall’s “Moms’ Amazing May” Sale
Bel-Air Village has been home to some of the most creative people from different persuasions – art, design, literature, interior design, and many more. And then there’s fashion – both couture and retail, specifically Mang Ben Farrales, the Dean of Philippine Fashion, and Mr. Paolo Campos, the man behind the highly successful online fashion store… Continue reading Ben Farrales x Zalora in Bel-Air Village anniversary show
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
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
Moms are the queens of our hearts. From preparing breakfast for the family early in the morning, to going to support their children during their sports matches or plays, to taking care of the kids when they’re sick, there’s nothing that moms wouldn’t do. That’s why moms deserve to be treated like queens, and River… Continue reading Paolo Santos sings acoustic hits for moms at River Park
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
Last week I was in Metro Manila to cover the annual Aliwan Fiesta. Now on its 15th year the festival celebration is organized by Manila Broadcasting Company and jointly sponsored by the cities of Manila and Pasay.
I CONSIDER MYSELF a seafood person foremost—I can’t imagine life not waking up to the smell of crispy danggit in the morning, or the reveling delight that is in my mother’s sarchadong dalagang bukid for lunch; and, at night, going to my favorite sashimi joints in Little Tokyo to let the week pass by.
Flavors of the Philippines 2017, the month-long gastronomic celebration of Filipino cuisine mounted by the Department of Tourismand the Tourism Promotions Board, joins in on the fun in the North as it celebrates “Bangus Festival 2017” in Dagupan City. The festival is an annual event hosted by the City of Dagupan, dubbed as the Bangus… Continue reading Dagupan sets grander Bangus Festival 2017