Seascape ₱1 Challenge: Golden China vs. Asian Taste

Seascape Village Market is our go-to place for the best paluto experience in Manila because it is one of the cleanest markets and it has an awesome view of the Manila Bay sunset. We tried Golden China vs. Asian Taste to provide tips on where and what to eat and to feature the ₱1 promotion … Continue reading Seascape ₱1 Challenge: Golden China vs. Asian Taste

EL GAUCHO Manila: Argentinian Steak House Now in Poblacion!

Originally from Ho Chi Minh, El Gaucho Manila is a Southeast Asian-based Argentinian Steakhouse concept by Israeli-born German restaurateur, Dany Himi and son David Timm, with branches in Vietnam, Thailand, Philippines and Hong Kong, not to mention their European expansion in Slovakia and Hamburg, Germany. I tried it years ago at their popular flagship store … Continue reading EL GAUCHO Manila: Argentinian Steak House Now in Poblacion!

Van Gogh Alive PH: Is it Worth It? (Sold-Out Tickets?)

Van Gogh Alive, the world’s most-visited multi-sensory exhibition, is now open in Manila, coming from its last exhibit in Hong Kong and before moving to Taiwan. Thanks to the Bonifacio Art Foundation Inc. (BAFI), in partnership with Grande Exhibitions, for presenting Vincent Van Gogh’s iconic works in an immersive 90-minute multimedia experience on the 4th … Continue reading Van Gogh Alive PH: Is it Worth It? (Sold-Out Tickets?)

Rambla Salcedo 6-Hands: Chef Josh x Chef Alfredo x Chef Ignacio

For the first time, Chef Josh Boutwood of Helm, Chef Alfredo Sangrador of Rambla and Chef Ignacio Alcala of Las Flores collaborated together to bring a 6-hand 8-course dinner featuring the flavors of Barcelona. First Things First The 6 hands dinner was held at the new Rambla Salcedo located on the corner of Tordesillas and … Continue reading Rambla Salcedo 6-Hands: Chef Josh x Chef Alfredo x Chef Ignacio

Hokkaido’s Unkai Terrace: Sea of Clouds and Staycation at Hoshino Resorts Tomamu!

Just wanted to share this experience I had, where I didn’t need to hike to experience the breathtaking sea of clouds atop mountains where I felt like I was on top of the world! There is a breathtaking spot in Hoshino Resorts Tomamu where you can see unkai (sea of clouds) just by taking a … Continue reading Hokkaido’s Unkai Terrace: Sea of Clouds and Staycation at Hoshino Resorts Tomamu!

AirAsia Now Flies from Manila to Osaka!

At long last, travelers will have more affordable options to fly directly from Manila to Osaka on Air Asia’s new route! AirAsia, the world’s best low-cost airline for 11 years running, launched its daily flights from Manila to Osaka. The gateway to many of Japan’s largest cities, namely Osaka, Kyoto and Kobe, the Kansai Region is … Continue reading AirAsia Now Flies from Manila to Osaka!

HOKKAIDO AUTUMN: Awesome Itinerary!

Hokkaido is surely popular as a winter destination, but you might just change your mind after seeing this autumn itinerary we’ve prepared… Traveling around Hokkaido is one of the best things you can do in Japan in autumn. Due to its northern location, Hokkaido sees the autumn leaves before anywhere else in Japan. The area … Continue reading HOKKAIDO AUTUMN: Awesome Itinerary!

TALISAY by Chef Tatung: This Modern Filipino Restaurant in Maginhawa

As featured in 10 Best NEW Homegrown Restaurants in Manila of 2019! TALISAY, the signature restaurant of Chef Tatung Sarthou of Netflix Streetfood fame, features modern Filipino cuisine that includes recipes from his hometown in Talisay, Cebu.  This comeback restaurant is the summary of all lessons learned from past private dining experiences, restaurant failures and … Continue reading TALISAY by Chef Tatung: This Modern Filipino Restaurant in Maginhawa

Haunted Manila Halloween: Official Festival Guide!

Buy your Festival Tickets Now! (with promo code: OAPxHMF) Here’s the official guide for the first-ever Haunted Festival Manila! See you there! About Haunted Manila Haunted Manila Festival offers 6 nights of festivities simply because one night is not enough. #HMF2019 celebrates Filipino culture with music, film, and adventure with a jam-packed schedule of events … Continue reading Haunted Manila Halloween: Official Festival Guide!

Keng Eng Kee: Zi Char Cuisine in Manila!

Zi Char Singaporean food is home-cooked wok-fried food that is like hawker street flavors in a kopitiam setting. It’s an array of creative dishes influenced by Malay, Indian and Peranakan flavors usually served in hearty family sharing style portions. Zi Char kitchens are known for their signature noodle, vegetable stir-fry and seafood specialties. Keng Eng … Continue reading Keng Eng Kee: Zi Char Cuisine in Manila!