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Dining on the Streets without the Urban Din...

Pedro ‘n Coi is one of the new restaurants at Fishermall, Quezon City. It has a very unique theme that makes you feel that you are eating outside in a city street… Minus the air pollution and the heat, of course! 216 more words

In The City


I have recently joined Carlos Celdran again in his tours, particulary his Malate-Ermita and Intramuros tours. Yeah, I too hope too see Manila, in my lifetime, back to its old grandeur. 469 more words

Pilipinas Kong Mahal

Nostalgia Hacienda


Just three to four hours ride from Manila built a historic villa that will turn your time back to History. 223 more words

Old Manila and the Spanish Empire

Old Manila was a mediaeval walled city, built by Spanish colonialists in the late 1500s. Up until the early 1900s, it was a beautiful place of baroque cathedrals and ornate villas, reminiscent of towns in New Spain (today’s Mexico), from which it was ruled.   222 more words


RAFFAELE... Bay Leaf hotel

The purest and most thoughtful minds are those which love color the most.
-John Ruskin-

Raffaele – Our Premise on Pizza…

I discovered Raffaele while browsing for places that used the color violet for their interiors. 718 more words

Happy Tummy

A Sunday Afternoon in Manila

There’s more to Manila than its monstrous malls and its faddish crazes. Although there is much to be desired from our heritage sites, they are still there – needing both badly needed maintenance and visitors. 701 more words