August 18, 2017

Where to dine this weekend: The Asian Street Food Festival at Novotel Manila Araneta Center


Good food doesn’t have to be expensive or complicated. Sometimes, the simplest recipes are those that hit just the right spot, satisfying both our hunger and desire for the most comforting tastes. This and more you’ll find at the Novotel Manila Araneta Center in August and September at their all-day dining destination, Food Exchange Manila. (Novotel’s chefs Continue Reading


August 11, 2017

City of Dream Manila’s Jing Ting is your next favorite Chinese restaurant

Crispy Five Spices Eggplant

By ISABELLA OLIVARES  Chinese food has become the go-to cuisine for all occasions – just think of all the birthdays, graduation/promotion dinners, family lunches, barkada hang-outs and even afternoon snacks that were spent passing around heaping bowls of rice and bamboo steamers full of dumplings on a Lazy Susan. But City of Dreams Manila’s newest Continue Reading


July 27, 2017

DrinkManila’s Chillnuman Series: Episode 1



DrinkManila.com, your learned drinking buddy who can tell you what to drink, what you’re drinking and where to drink, invites you to check out DrinkManila’s Chillnuman Series. The online series suggests lots of fun ways to add a super cool, super chill vibe to your get-togethers with your best buds. Check out their pilot episode which kicks off Continue Reading

By Sara de los Reyes
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July 11, 2017

No Visas needed, just appetites required! Marriott Hotel Manila’s Korean Food Festival

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Marriott Hotel Manila knows that Filipinos love Korean food as much as they adore their romance series and beautiful actresses and handsome leading men, so they invite all lovers of Korean cuisine to enjoy their Korean Food Festival this July — Marriott Café buffet’s biggest culinary event this year. In partnership with the Korean Cultural Center, Marriott proudly presents Continue Reading

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June 23, 2017

One more week for Novotel’s Kanyaman Filipino food festival

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Due to popular demand, Novotel Manila Araneta Center is extending their Kanyaman food festival — a specially curated menu by chef Sau del Rosario featuring Kapampangan delicacies with a twist! (Pako Salad) As Filipinos, we know that Kapampangan cuisine is truly delicious as is, but expect something new when you dine in Novotel’s popular dining destination Continue Reading


June 15, 2017

Happy Father’s Day! Where to take Dad on Father’s Day


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Today is Dad’s day! To all the fathers and male role models in our lives, know that we’ll make sure that this Father’s Day will be one you won’t forget. Say thank you and I love you in many different ways by treating Dad to these delicious feasts (topped with ice cold beers), relaxing staycations (with the Continue Reading

By Sara de los Reyes
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June 8, 2017

A feast of independence at Crimson Hotel Filinvest City Manila

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Art for the eyes and soul, a feast for the body and good company for the days ahead are what Crimson Hotel Filinvest City, Manila promises to give their guests this June and July. In line with Philippine Independence Day, this luxury destination the southern metro invites you to celebrate this special occasion with everything that makes Continue Reading


June 7, 2017

Kanyaman! Celebrate independence at Novotel Manila Araneta Center


Kanyaman! (Delicious!) That’s the first word to describe Novotel Manila Araneta Center’s Philippine Independence Day feast that’s coming your way this month named Kanyaman. For those of you who speak or understand the dialect, it’s a clue to what the culinary event offers: Kapampangan food! Novotel’s buffet restaurant Food Exchange Manila will be the epicenter of a specially Continue Reading

By Sara de los Reyes
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June 3, 2017

Here’s what we’ve eaten so far at WSFC17: Part 2


Photos and text by ISABELLA OLIVARES The World Street Food Congress 2017 is here and we’re stuffing all the street food that we can into our tummies. Here’s a continuation of what we’ve eaten so far at this foodie heaven: Fish Tacos (Mexico)   Remember the tostada we raved about in our last post? Meet its Continue Reading

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June 2, 2017

Here’s what we’ve eaten so far at WSFC17: Part 1


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Photos and text by ISABELLA OLIVARES  The World Street Food Congress 2017 will be going on its third day today and we here at PeopleAsia have been eating our way through this year’s lineup of hawkers and vendors. Here’s what we’ve eaten so far: 1. Salted Egg Pork Ribs (Singapore)   Asia’s favorite flavor craze is Continue Reading