I still can’t believe that TBEX has finally come to the Philippines! TBEX–or Travel Blogger Exchange–is the largest gathering of Travel Bloggers in the world. Ever since I attended TBEX in Athens in 2014, I’ve envisioned bringing the conference to the country. And with the help of Rick of TBEX, the Department of Tourism, and the Tourism … Continue reading TBEX: The Biggest Travel Blogger Conference Finally comes to the Philippines! @TourismPHL
BANDUNG, the capital of West Java, makes up one of the largest cities of Indonesia. Highly accessible by train from Jakarta, this weekend destination is heralded for its cultural hubs and factory outlets. Bandoeng was previously a Dutch Colony. Its cool climate is attributed to its location on a river basin within a group of … Continue reading BANDUNG: Top Must-See Destinations at The Weekend Capital of Indonesia
After 12 years since it last shipped on Oct. 12, 2004, Fat Fingers is finally back. We were curious and excited to see if it has the same taste as the Fat Fingers we remember.
Bali’s beautiful Alila Seminyak combines luxury with sustainable practice. The resort boasts a sprawling beachside along the Indian Ocean, a 3-bedroom penthouse with a private infinity pool, chic deluxe and superior rooms, lavish comforts to ease the tired traveller. Alila is committed to the social and environmental enrichment of the community they operate in. Utilizing environmentally … Continue reading ALILA SEMINYAK: Bali’s Prime Luxury Resort Destination!
One favorite street food of Pinoys is barbecue–pork or chicken meat or giblets skewered on sticks and cooked over a charcoal grill. For Cebuanos, the go-to place for barbecue is Matias in Mandaue City. Nestled under the shade of sweet star apple trees, this open-air eatery sells very affordable pork barbecue, chicken barbecue, chorizo, pork … Continue reading MATIAS BBQ: Cebu’s Favorite Barbecue Spot! (Review)
Tymad Bistro is our go-to place for authentic French pastries and dishes in Cebu! Owned by a French Chef, Philippe Estienne, who settled in Cebu with his Filipina wife, the bistro is popular for their perfectly buttery, light, and flaky croissants, chocolats, and kouign amann–all baked fresh daily. Tymad means “good house” or “good restaurant” … Continue reading TYMAD BISTRO: Undoubtedly the Best French Breakfast in Cebu!
Manila Art, is the Philippines longest-running Art Fair and has become a major draw for artists and art lovers from around the globe. Now in its 8th year, and with support from some of the top Filipino Galleries like; Art For Space, Artist Orientis, Bruno Art Group, Gallerie CMG, Gallerie Circa, Legacy Art Gallerie, as well … Continue reading Manila Art Festival 2016: A Festival of the Best of Filipino Art!
As featured 10 Most Awesome NEW (Franchised) Restaurants in Manila 2016! Denny’s is America’s 24/7 diner famous for their affordable all-day breakfast menu. Founded by Harold Butler, Denny’s opened its doors in 1953 with its first store in California and has grown into 1600 stores located in Canada, Mexico, Latin America, United Arab Emirates, and now … Continue reading DENNY’S: America’s Favorite 24/7 Diner Opens in Manila!
The majestic BOROBUDUR TEMPLE lies in the heart of CENTRAL JAVA. Its nine tiers overlook rolling hills and lush greenery that are best viewed at sunrise. Borobudur is only an hour’s drive away from Yogyakarta City, the center of education and traditional Javanese arts. Built in the 9th century during the Sailendra Dynasty, this marvel … Continue reading BOROBUDUR TEMPLE: Experiencing the Most Wonderful Sunrise in the World!
Ask any of the locals for the original liempo in Balamban and they’ll direct you to Johnna’s Liempo Haus. Balamban, located in the western part of Cebu, is known for its distinctive method of grilling Liempo using traditional herbs and spices, similar to how you would prepare Lechon Cebu. Bebot Mapa, the creator of the … Continue reading The Original Balamban Liempo: Johnna’s Liempo in Balamban Market!