AZUMI BOUTIQUE HOTEL: Staycation with a Southern Charm in Alabang (Photo Essay)

AZUMI BOUTIQUE HOTEL is a modern 186-room boutique hotel with an infinity pool that overlooks the Alabang skyline. Azumi means “Safe Residence” in Japanese. We celebrated Father’s Day with the boys here. We love their garden room accommodations, Romulo Cafe’s heritage Filipino food, and the infinity pool vibe with a 360-degree view of Alabang.  Here … Continue reading AZUMI BOUTIQUE HOTEL: Staycation with a Southern Charm in Alabang (Photo Essay)

LG G6: Why It’s the Best Mobile Phone for Food Porn?!

Oyster Sisig 📍 Perfect Pint, Alabang The LG G6 is the best food blogging mobile camera for capturing deliciousness with ease. Its photos are of a quality that I can confidently use for the blog. Here are five reasons why the LG G6 is the best mobile phone for food porn… LG G6 Blog Post Series: … Continue reading LG G6: Why It’s the Best Mobile Phone for Food Porn?!

THE COMMON TABLE @ SALCEDO: Progressive Gastropub by Chef Ian Padilla! (First Look)

THE COMMON TABLE is a progressive gastropub concept in Salcedo by Chef Ian Padilla of La Girolle fame. The name is inspired by the communal dining habits of foodie bar goers. We’ve missed Chef Ian Padilla’s tasting menus and casual fine cuisine from the La Girolle days. We are happy he’s back in the Manila scene … Continue reading THE COMMON TABLE @ SALCEDO: Progressive Gastropub by Chef Ian Padilla! (First Look)

FOOD HIVE: What to Eat at the Yummiest Food Park in Quezon City?!

THE FOOD HIVE is hailed by foodies as one of the best food parks in Quezon City, with unique offerings from award-winning young chefs and first-time food entrepreneurs!  I love the overall vibe of the food park. You can feel the passion of each chef and entrepreneur when you taste their dishes. It’s reminiscent of the … Continue reading FOOD HIVE: What to Eat at the Yummiest Food Park in Quezon City?!

Announcing… THE CHOICE 2017: People’s Choice Restaurant & Hotel Awards in Manila! Vote Now! (until July 23)

Every month, every week, and almost every day it seems, there’s a new restaurant opening in Metro Manila. There are a lot of great new dining choices, side by side with the perennials, the classics that we grew up with. As food bloggers, writers, and members of the F&B industry, we’re always very curious about … Continue reading Announcing… THE CHOICE 2017: People’s Choice Restaurant & Hotel Awards in Manila! Vote Now! (until July 23)

MR. ROBOTO: A Millennial Retro Japanese Robot-Themed Restaurant in Alabang!

MR. ROBOTO is a Retro Japanese Robot-themed restaurant by Dani Ramos and David Mendoza, 2nd generation restaurateurs from the famed Neil’s Kitchen in Alabang. They are millennials who grew up with their parent’s 80’s music and loving the Japanese Robot genre heroes like Voltes V, Mazinger Z, Daimos, and Voltron.  The name of the restaurant is … Continue reading MR. ROBOTO: A Millennial Retro Japanese Robot-Themed Restaurant in Alabang!

KYO-TO by Chef Ryohei Kawamoto: The Best Japanese Kaiseki in Manila?!

KYO-TO is the best Kaiseki restaurant in Manila. The restaurant, whose name is a tribute to the cultural capital of Japan, is the brainchild of Japanese Chef Ryohei Kawamoto. Kaiseki is the highest expression of Japanese gastronomy, inspired by the traditional tea ceremony. Its elegant multi-course set format showcases the finest local ingredients of the season and … Continue reading KYO-TO by Chef Ryohei Kawamoto: The Best Japanese Kaiseki in Manila?!

NEOLOKAL by Chef Maksut Aşkar at Flame Manila! @DiscoveryPrimea

NEOLOKAL is the Modern Anatolian Museum Restaurant of Chef Maksut Aşkar located in SALT Galata, a cultural institution and exhibition space in Istabul, Turkey.  The term “neolokal” is meant to describe the refined family cooking philosophy of the restaurant, based on the roots and traditions of real Anatolian cuisine. “Anatolia” is the old name of Turkey, which refers to … Continue reading NEOLOKAL by Chef Maksut Aşkar at Flame Manila! @DiscoveryPrimea

How to Build Your Own Solar Lamps? @LiterofLight #SolarLampsforMarawi

Liter of Light, is a home-grown, global, grassroots movement that is committed to providing affordable, sustainable solar light to people with limited or no access to electricity. One of the most common figures in off-grid communities is the kerosene lamp. These lamps provide light to the families at dinnertime and the kids as they study … Continue reading How to Build Your Own Solar Lamps? @LiterofLight #SolarLampsforMarawi

UNO: A Taste of Modern Filipino and Cebuano Cuisine! @WaterfrontCebu

by Czarina Maye Mariano UNO is the popular international buffet and a la carte cafe and restaurant by The Waterfront Group of Hotels. If you’re flying to Cebu from June to August 2018 then you're in for a treat! They have an upcoming culinary event entitled “UNO’s Modern Filipino Taste: A Filipino Feast for All Senses”, … Continue reading UNO: A Taste of Modern Filipino and Cebuano Cuisine! @WaterfrontCebu