Monthly Archives: March, 2016

March 31, 2016

Fighting Temptation with Iza Calzado 


Text by DENISE ROCO If vanity should be assigned a season, it has to be the summer. And with the abundance of show all, bare all fashion that (barely) , it’s no surprise that we all become extra conscious of our appearances this time of year. Still, fitness is a gift, not just for those who Continue Reading


A Day at the Bay Keeps the Stress Away


By GIANCARLA GUERRERO Plantation Bay is everything a weary-minded vacationer wants to experience in a tropical resort. A fresh approach Perched atop 11.4 hectares of secluded ground and only 20 minutes away from the Mactan Airport, privately-owned waterway Plantation Bay Resort and Spa is definitely one of the most impressive of its kind. Two larger-than-life lagoons Continue Reading


March 30, 2016

TV’s Golden Boy: Matteo Guidicelli


Gods, even demigods, may live immortally and savor innumerable birthdays, but that doesn’t mean they enjoy them any less with every year that passes. With every year added, there are people, successes, graces to give thanks for. Every year, the humility and wisdom to acknowledge that you’ll always have something to learn, room to mature, and Continue Reading


March 29, 2016

Dining with the Prince

The Little Pricne menu

In line with the global culinary festival Madrid Fusion Manila and in partnership with the Department of Tourism, the Spain Tourism Board and Philippine Wine Merchants, treat yourself to “Dinner with the Stars,” a culinary journey with Spanish Michelin Star Chef Dani Garcia at New World Manila Bay Hotel. Diners must not only be equipped Continue Reading


PAL: Soaring, Serving at 75

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By GRACE C. DIEZ As Philippine Airlines continues to expand its reach and business, its passion to serve people also grows and rises. Through the Philippine Airlines Foundation (PALF), Philippine Airlines (PAL) is able to earmark efforts and activities that would help uplift the state of Filipinos around the world, especially those who are in Continue Reading


March 28, 2016

A Bout of Passion

Passion Sour dough pizzas

Cooks, chefs and overall food lovers will disagree over many things. Sweet or savory? Hot or cold? Is cooking a science, or an art? The list of points of opposition is longer than you might think, but there is one point of convergence among all of them: the recipes, the measurements, the finest ingredients comprise Continue Reading


Coming Soon: Philippine Real Estate’s Most Exclusive Event

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The country’s top-tier real estate seminar series, awards ceremony and networking event is only days away! With this year’s theme being Transformative Technology in Real Estate, attendees can expect to learn from insights, be given business recommendations and pick up new techniques from industry experts like Lindsay J. Orr, CEO of Jones Lang Lasalle Philippines, Continue Reading


The 2016 RECon Comes to Manila


The International Council of Shopping Centers holds the Real Estate Convention for the Asia-Pacific (RECon Asia-Pacific) every year with the intention of bringing together industry experts and professionals to share best practices.  Delegates from across the region can look forward to presentations and discussions, trade booths that allow them to learn about the latest services Continue Reading

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March 26, 2016

After the “last supper”



The Lenten season brings discipline, control and moderation to the foreground. PeopleAsia shares a list of handpicked meals and dishes that are enough to nurture the body and can still leave you room for nourishing the spirit, especially after your Lenten sacrifice . Bamba The name of this quaint, little restaurant was basically derived from the popular upbeat ditty Continue Reading


March 23, 2016

Where to go: PeopleAsia’s Top Travel Picks for Summer


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When you find that your world has become too small, remember that it is anything but. Travel in style to these amazing local destinations. Henann Resort Alona Beach, Bohol Postcard perfect, the Henann Resort is everything guests might associate with “tropical.” From uncomplicated food, an Asian-themed spa treatments, and an attentive staff, it is also Continue Reading