Digital Marketing Trends in 2021

Thank you to all those who attended my Digital Marketing Trends 2021 presentation and hope that it will help you grow your business this 2021 and beyond. Sharing with you the primary sources of my research on the digital trends for 2021 so that you can learn and leverage the insights and take action. Here’s … Continue reading Digital Marketing Trends in 2021

Los Indios Bravos: Boracay’s #1 GastroPub

Los Indios Bravos is the only restobar in Boracay that serves good food and good craft beer on tap. It’s even better than the gastropubs in Manila. With Chef Martin Jickain and Chef Mike Katindig at the helm, they are surviving the pandemic because of their commitment to quality. This is the go to place … Continue reading Los Indios Bravos: Boracay’s #1 GastroPub

The Chairman Hongkong 大班樓 : Memories from the Best Cantonese Restaurant in Asia

With the four boys, we had one of our memorable food trips in Hong Kong last November 2017. The Chairman was highly recommended by chefs as a must visit place in Asia’s Cantonese food mecca. Best known for its freshness, Cantonese food is the most popular and most influential cuisine among the “eight culinary classical … Continue reading The Chairman Hongkong 大班樓 : Memories from the Best Cantonese Restaurant in Asia

ABWOON by Fr. Armand Robleza: Best Holy Week Retreat in Manila (My Reflections)

Holy Week 2021 is more meaningful because our Christian institutions have already adjusted to online pandemic realities, and retreats have become more impactful in the safety of our homes. Pre-pandemic, you had to choose just one retreat because of scheduling conflicts, but now you can join more than one synchronously or asynchronously. Here are my … Continue reading ABWOON by Fr. Armand Robleza: Best Holy Week Retreat in Manila (My Reflections)

How to Invest in US Stock Market (Learnings from Awesome 10X Global Investing since March 2020)

One of the skills I proudly learned in 2020 is how to globally invest in Global Stock Markets—US, China, London, Poland, Australia, Hong Kong and Philippines. I’ve always wanted to know how to invest in awesome businesses around the world and learn the secrets of high network individuals who do it. The advent of retail … Continue reading How to Invest in US Stock Market (Learnings from Awesome 10X Global Investing since March 2020)

BEING SOFIA: Ikarus’ First-Ever Desktop Film Series (A Review)

I miss watching local theater in Manila, and I can still remember the last show we watched, Next to Normal by Blue Rep. Being Sofia is not a live performance but more of a film series shot with the pandemic in Manila as setting, featuring the aspirations and socially distanced relationships of the younger generation. … Continue reading BEING SOFIA: Ikarus’ First-Ever Desktop Film Series (A Review)

10 New Food Delivery Discoveries to Try

Watch our recent Manila Podcast Episode 5 discussion on our top 5 new food delivery discoveries (at 1:16:00 mark) with Spanky Enriquez. This will be a regular segment on The Manila Podcast to promote home-based food entrepreneurs, restaurants and cloud kitchen to continue their food delivery businesses to thrive in a post-pandemic reality. Here’s a … Continue reading 10 New Food Delivery Discoveries to Try

Hue Hotel: See Hue in Boracay @ Station X

We always wanted to stay at Hue ever since because of the young vibe and the awesome day pool concept. You can take a dip in the alluring pool and enjoy the best food and signature cocktails on the island. We spent day and night just hanging out by the pool and food tripping at … Continue reading Hue Hotel: See Hue in Boracay @ Station X

10 Ways to Help the Environment at Home

We cannot afford to be apathetic anymore about the impacts of climate change on our environment and the kind of world we are leaving for future generations. As Bill Gates said, “COVID-19 is awful. Climate change could be worse.” What are you doing to fight climate change? Here are 10 ways to do it at … Continue reading 10 Ways to Help the Environment at Home

Dos Mestizos Boracay: Still the Best after 25 years

Dos Mestizos, one of the surviving restaurant institutions in Boracay, recently celebrated its 25 years. During the pandemic, they relocated to a more accessible prime spot along the main road in Station 1 behind Seawind Resort. A visit to Boracay is not complete without experiencing tapas and paellas at Dos Mestizos. During our recent visit, … Continue reading Dos Mestizos Boracay: Still the Best after 25 years