Amazing Food Challenge: Fun in the Philippines Premieres Today!

Amazing Food Challenge Contestants from around Asia

Asian Food Channel’s brand new travel and culinary reality show, “Amazing Food Challenge: Fun in the Philippines” will premiere tonight, March 11, 2014 – 9pm, exclusively in Asia and will be hosted by Malaysian celebrity Sherson Lian.

Indulge in Leisure with Resorts World Manila’s Indulge Card

Resorts World Manila Indulge Card

We live in north Quezon City so Resorts World Manila in Newport City, Pasay is relatively quite far. But since their introduction of the ‘Indulge Card‘, I think me and my wife will be at RWM more often these days.

Waterfront Manila Pavilion Hotel Casino Lights Up!

Waterfront Maila Pavilion Hotel

The Waterfront Pavilion Hotel and Casino in Manila recently held a simple but heartwarming Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony for the first time!

The Best Oktoberfest is at Sofitel Manila

Sofitel Manila oktoberfest

To say that I’m a moderate beer drinker is an overstatement. So I wasn’t really expecting to find myself participating again in an Oktoberfest.

Travel, Youth, & Juan For Fun

Candice Iyog, VP for Marketing & Distribution

To travel is fun, but ever more so while you are young! Young adults in their 20s are in their prime and is most physically fit to travel where they can basically do anything they want.

Zest Air CAAP Suspension Lifted

Zest Air Operations Resume

In a recent press statement by Zest Air, their management has expressed surprise over CAAP’s suspension on the airline reiterating that their planes are safe and airworthy.

Relevance of Mall Culture in the Philippine Setting

Mall Culture in the Philippines

I am inside a mall in Manila as I am writing this article, nestled in a coffee shop corner in the middle of the afternoon.  Honestly, I am here to escape the 35 degree Celsius heat wave across Metro Manila. If I would have stayed home, I would be bathing in my own sweat right now. As [...]

Goal: Grow A Million Trees

Earth Day 2013 Philippines

When you hear advertisements about Earth Day, you basically already know what the concept is all about. But what makes this advocacy more effective are the solid programs behind it. The more specific, the better.   Grow A Million Trees   So I was ecstatic when I heard about one of SM Supermalls program geared [...]

Lessons From the Earth: Benefits of Organic Farming

Earth Day 2013 Philippines at SM Supermalls

For decades, environmental groups from around the world have warned us of the ill effects of abuse we bring upon our environment and surroundings. At the turn of the century, this was heightened and earth-friendly methods were lobbied further. Earth Day 2013 Philippines Last week, in a visit to SM Megamall with my wife, we [...]

Tubbataha Reef Foreign Vessel Caught with Illegally-traded Pangolins

Pangolin Tubbataha Reef

Have you heard about the recent news of a Chinese fishing vessel which ran aground the Tubbataha Reef last 8 April 2013? Well, there’s more bad news. The same 48-meter F/N Min Long Yu fishing vessel was found carrying about 400 boxes or 2000 illegally-traded rolled-up pangolins probably set for trade in China. Demand for [...]