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August 18, 2017

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

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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


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August 17, 2017

A portrait of the artist: CNN Presents: Malang

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In the Philippines, the name Malang has now become synonymous to excellence in modern art. But who is the artist known as Malang? On Aug. 19, 8:00 p.m., CNN Philippines will explore the life and work of Mauro “Malang” Santos, the prolific cartoonist, illustrator and painter who passed away last year, in CNN Presents: Malang. Continue Reading


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August 16, 2017

Music from around the ‘Globe’ comes to Manila!

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What if we told you that P5 could earn you front row seats to a crazily energetic Chainsmokers concert, or that enviable tickets to adored musical West Side Story are up for grabs? Leading mobile brand Globe Telecom is giving their loyal patrons the chance of a lifetime to experience the best of the best of Manila’s upcoming shows with Continue Reading


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By Sara de los Reyes
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August 15, 2017

Review: Repertory Philippines’ Beauty and the Beast

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By ISABELLA OLIVARES  With Disney releasing live action adaptations of their own animated films and Broadway producing its own princess-centric musicals (zdrastvuite, Anastasia!), fairy tales are all the rage now. How does Repertory Philippines’ own fairy tale production, Rep Theater for Young Audiences’ Beauty and the Beast, stack up against the tales as old as time? Continue Reading


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By Sara de los Reyes
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August 7, 2017

Golden age: Our Lady of Fatima University and The Fatima University Medical Center celebrate 50 years

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This year, the proud pioneers, alumni, employees and students of Our Lady of Fatima University (OLFU) and The Fatima University Medical Center (FUMC) celebrate 50 years of excellent education and compassionate value formation. The golden milestone is honored with the release of a special edition coffee table book entitled “50 Years: A Glorious Journey to Greater Heights,” as well Continue Reading


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July 19, 2017

Beauty at the center of the world

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Filipinos are gearing up for another dazzling beauty pageant season, and luxury travel destination New World Makati Hotel is staying on top of the excitement. This hotel at the heart of the Makati Business District has proudly announced that it has bee chosen as the official residence of Miss World Philippines (MWP) 2017, and will be hosting pageant-related activities Continue Reading


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By Sara de los Reyes
Posted in features and tagged as Miss World Philippines New World Makati Hotel

June 29, 2017

Escape to the sea: Hotel Jen Manila’s Seascapes

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Hotel Jen Manila knows that hotels are not just places of luxury, rest and recreation. That’s why this cozy hotel by the bay is extending Seascapes, the first in a series of exhibitions featuring young local Filipino artists, as part of their Jen-Why Art campaign. The campaign trains the spotlight on emerging artists in each city Hotel Jen is present in in Continue Reading


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June 17, 2017

Happy Father’s Day! A tribute to the dads of PeopleAsia

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To the man who swept mom off her feet, the hero sons (and daughters) want to live up to, and the overall protector of the brood – a Happy Father’s Day to you! These PeopleAsia dads show us what it’s all about with their deep devotion to family, soaring careers they worked hard for and Continue Reading


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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


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By Sara de los Reyes
Posted in Feast features and tagged as Father's Day Father's Day 2017

June 1, 2017

Hungry with Chef JP: Cooking, eating and surfing with Chef JP

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What are the two things that Filipinos can’t live without? Food and the beach! It’s a good thing then that Bacolod-bred celebrity chef JP Anglo are packing these two things up into a neat little package in the form of the second season of his show, Hungry with Chef JP. With the help of CNN Philippines, Chef Continue Reading


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