Hunyo 12: Repoblacion ng Pilipinas! (Insider Guide)

Read more: Repoblacion ng Pilipinas: A Rainy Toast to our 120th Independence Day! MGA KABABAYAN KO!!! Sa bisperas ng ika-120 Araw ng Kalayaan, magaganap na ang kasarap-sarapan, katakam-takaman at kasaya-sayahan fiesta ng ating sariling bayan! Join us, as we commemorate our forefathers’ fight for independence: when brave souls laid down their lives on the altar of … Continue reading Hunyo 12: Repoblacion ng Pilipinas! (Insider Guide)

Agimat Foraging Bar and Kitchen (A Review)

Update 12/21/2018: As featured in 10 Best New Restaurants in Manila (2019 Homegrown Edition)! Agimat is the flagship foraging bar concept of Liquido Maestro by Kalel Demetrio x  Modern Filipino Tapas by Chef Niño Laus in the heart of Brgy Poblacion. The name and concept are inspired by Filipino folklore: the mysterious amulet known for warding off evil or the mythical charm … Continue reading Agimat Foraging Bar and Kitchen (A Review)

Camiguin Travel Guide – Thank you, Camiguin! @Traveloka

By Sean

The island province of Camiguin, known as the island born of fire, is a popular tourist destination in the south region of the Philippines.  Known for its clear blue waters and diverse wildlife, the island draws in visitors from all over the world who are looking for an alternative to the more fast-paced vacations islands … Continue reading Camiguin Travel Guide – Thank you, Camiguin! @Traveloka

Girona: Game of Thrones Film Location Guide!

Are you a GoT fan coming to Girona, Spain? I was touring Barcelona at that time, when I had a geek out moment, as I found out one of the filming locations for Game of Thrones was just 30-minutes away from me! Braavos, Oldtown, and Kings Landing! If these places are familiar, then the historic … Continue reading Girona: Game of Thrones Film Location Guide!

Samba Sabado de Fiesta: A Lazy Saturday Peruvian Feast!

Oh Samba!  I love how Peruvians indulge in long Saturday lunches with friends and family over a feast of colorful, flavorful dishes and overflowing drinks to celebrate the weekend. Chef Carlo is bringing this rich Peruvian tradition to Manila with Samba’s Sabado de Fiesta every last Saturday of the month. It features live buffet stations … Continue reading Samba Sabado de Fiesta: A Lazy Saturday Peruvian Feast!

The Ivywall: Your Home in Puerto Princesa

Named after the climbing vines symbolizing growth and prosperity,  The Ivywall Hotel is an award-winning Best Western Plus Hotel in Puerto Princesa City. Finally, we found a place in Puerto Princesa that we can recommend; where good food meets modern Filipino interiors. They recently launched their flagship restaurants – Anibong All-Day Dining and Balayong Grill … Continue reading The Ivywall: Your Home in Puerto Princesa

Gallery by Chele & Carlo: Flavor-Forward and Fine Casual Vask

Update 12/21/2018: As featured in 10 Best New Restaurants in Manila (2019 Homegrown Edition)! Gallery by Chele is a new restaurant concept by Chef Chele Gonzales and Carlo Villaflor based on the learnings from Vask Gallery and Tapas Bar. It’s flavor-forward; celebrating local ingredients in the Philippines refined by Spanish culinary techniques. I like the casual, open … Continue reading Gallery by Chele & Carlo: Flavor-Forward and Fine Casual Vask

RUBY JACK’S MANILA: Introduces 30 Days Jack Daniel’s Whiskey Dry Aged Beef!

Tokyo’s popular steakhouse has done it again! Famous for their dry-aged meat and premium grilled steaks, Ruby Jack’s has once again revamped its menu. Besides improving the classic favorites, it proudly introduces its new highlight steak the Jack Daniel’s Whiskey Dry Aged Beef- a prime cut steak soaked in premium liquor for 30 days. RUBY … Continue reading RUBY JACK’S MANILA: Introduces 30 Days Jack Daniel’s Whiskey Dry Aged Beef!

Are you a Sustainable Diner? 9 Ways to Practice Sustainability When Dining Out

Savour Planet, a wordplay on Save Our Planet is a sustainable dining advocacy led at the forefront by World Wide Fund for Nature Philippines. The Sustainable Diner is a series of talks among people in the food industry in an effort to promote sustainable dining among restaurants and diners alike. The use of this word … Continue reading Are you a Sustainable Diner? 9 Ways to Practice Sustainability When Dining Out

Where to Eat Lobster All-You-Can in Manila! @MarriottManila

Seafood lovers rejoice! Marriott Café is serving Lobster All-You-Can in their buffet! And what better way to start off your week than with a mouthful of such sweet and tender lobsters at Marriot Café? Every Monday, beginning May until August, lunch and dinner, they’ll be serving Lobster All-You-Can in their buffets. Their fresh catch of … Continue reading Where to Eat Lobster All-You-Can in Manila! @MarriottManila