Westin Manila is back, finally opened by Robinsons Hotels and Resorts to provide a distinctive 5-star hotel experience for business travelers and the leisure staycation market in the Ortigas area. They are best known for their Heavenly Bed, the second hotel in Asia to deploy the signature Heavenly Bed. The hotel feels like home in … Continue reading Westin Manila Heavenly Staycation (First Look)
The Best of Bellevue Alabang! (2023 Staycation)
Bellevue Alabang is the best 5-star hotel in the south, setting the standard in luxurious hotel staycations in the Alabang Area. We celebrated my son Raphael’s birthday with a Bellevue stay, exploring the best dining and family experiences that Bellevue has to offer after the pandemic. Kapampangan Chef Xerxes Narciso, also known as Chef X, … Continue reading The Best of Bellevue Alabang! (2023 Staycation)
Shangri-La Boracay Awesome Staycation X Potatoes USA Camp (2022 Edition)
Shangri-La Boracay is the gold standard for a luxurious romantic escape in the island. I must admit this was the first time Rache and I had a staycation and the first time I got to speak at the Potatoes USA Menu Ideation Camp held at the resort. Technically, it was a perfect workcation where you … Continue reading Shangri-La Boracay Awesome Staycation X Potatoes USA Camp (2022 Edition)
Marco Polo Ortigas Staycation 2022 Guide
Marco Polo Ortigas Manila (MPOM), located at the heart of the Ortigas area, is the Philippines’ first sky hotel. It is known for its world-class service, with a five-star rating from Forbes Travel Guide from 2017 to 2022. The entire family loved the impressive view of the Ortigas skyline and the mountain views throughout our … Continue reading Marco Polo Ortigas Staycation 2022 Guide
TAAL VISTA // Tagaytay Staycation Guide 2022
Note: Use booking code “OurAwesomePlanet” to get 15% off Best Available Rate (applicable to weekday stays [Sunday to Friday], valid until October 28th 2022). TAAL VISTA Hotel is one of the heritage staycation destinations in Tagaytay because of its iconic vantage point of the Taal Volcano. It’s awesome to see how the hotel survived the … Continue reading TAAL VISTA // Tagaytay Staycation Guide 2022
B Hotel Alabang // Best of Penthouse Birthday Staycation!
POV: We surprised Yugi on his 8th birthday with a penthouse suite staycation at B Hotel Alabang, good Filipino food, and a private outdoor hot tub experience with the boys. He thought we were going to McDonald’s to just grab a cheeseburger and a sundae to satisfy his birthday request. Yugi loved every moment—from the … Continue reading B Hotel Alabang // Best of Penthouse Birthday Staycation!
Sheraton Manila // Best Staycation in Manila 2022
Sheraton Manila provides an awesome family staycation experience in Manila because of the stunning Vega pool, good food at S Kitchen and Oori Korean, and the thoughtfully designed rooms for the best staycation experience. They now have Shine Spa for the parent’s relaxation and a safe outdoor Vubble dining experience, both of which were not … Continue reading Sheraton Manila // Best Staycation in Manila 2022
JPARK Island Resort & Waterpark Travel Guide
(📍Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu) JPARK is the biggest island resort in Cebu by Justin Uy of Profood International Corp. famous for the Philippine Brand Dried Mango and Mango Juice Nectar. More than just a waterpark, it continues to evolve from their core Korean market to more local tourists as the Cebu market opens up. This was … Continue reading JPARK Island Resort & Waterpark Travel Guide
Radisson Blu Cebu // Awesome Business Class Staycation!
(📍Cebu City) Radisson Blu, a 5-star hotel in Cebu, is back to provide unparalleled service and memorable stays for business travelers looking for an unforgettable leisure experience in Cebu! We stayed for 5 days at Radisson Blu during the Cebu Food & Wine Festival and we loved the attention to details, the warm service and … Continue reading Radisson Blu Cebu // Awesome Business Class Staycation!
Balay Indang // Nature Retreat (2022)
Balay Indang is back and slowly recovering from the financial effects and maintenance realities of the pandemic. We love Balay because it has always been managed with love by Marge and Fulgent who take care of every guest escaping in Indang. Here are tips for your next nature escape at Balay Indang with the kids. … Continue reading Balay Indang // Nature Retreat (2022)