Monthly Archives: February, 2018

February 20, 2018

The Lexus LC 500: Black Panther on wheels


The King of Wakanda travels in style. And it’s all thanks to Lexus, which debuted its 2018 LC 5oo in an amazing stunt sequence in the Marvel Studios blockbuster, Black Panther. “Marvel continuously captures audiences through charismatic characters and inspiring stories — the ideal fit for Lexus’ mission to craft amazing, engaging experiences,” said Brian Bolain Continue Reading


February 19, 2018

Sabrina Co: Fragrance of a nation


Some people find their calling too late, while others spend a lifetime searching in vain. This young lady, on the other hand, found hers when she was just 15. She had a whiff of an idea and followed her nose through to create Atin, a world-class Filipino home fragrance brand that exudes Philippine pride. By Continue Reading

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February 15, 2018

Where do broken hearts go? A list of places for hearts that belong to no one

Batanes is a lovely place for the lonely heart

By Arabella Santos-Smith A meaningful journey can be the first step to moving on — especially for those who just lost in love. If you’re one of them, then take out your map, stuff your bags and go out into the world. Remember, you may have a broken heart, but not a broken spirit! 1. Continue Reading


Five spots to visit this Lunar New Year

CNY Spread

Usher in the Year of the Dog with your favorite Chinese treats at these great restaurants: Jasmine Jasmine is serving up a Cantonese feast expertly prepared by Chef Wong Kam On. The menu includes Braised Dried Oyster Sea Moss, Fried Glutinous Rice with Assorted Chinese Marinated Pork, Steamed Cod Fish Fillet and, of course, the Continue Reading


February 14, 2018

KRIS AQUINO: Authentic & Unsinkable


By BÜM TENORIO JR. / Photography by MARK CHESTER ANG In the department of honesty, Kris Aquino is number one on the list. She puts premium in paying her right taxes because ‘It’s the right thing to do.’ Her life is an open book. She’ll tell you she almost got married to Quezon City Mayor Herbert Continue Reading

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Whether you’re single or taken, DrinkManila’s Valentine’s Day cocktails are for you


Who needs flowers and chocolates when you can have cocktails? Whether you’re treating out your significant other or yourself today, take a sip of these two irresistible concoctions from DrinkManila. First Kiss Ever had a first kiss so sweet and passionate that you just didn’t want it to end? Well, this cocktail might just beat that. Check Continue Reading

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February 13, 2018

Five places to take your S.O. to this Valentine’s Day

Al Fresco Nights at the Mireio Terrace

Scrambling for a romantic date place for Valentine’s? Hit up any of these five spots around the Metro: OYE Tapas and Grill This funky tapas bar is the perfect spot for a fun, flirty night over small, delicious plates of food and generously poured drinks. The menu features traditional tapas like salmorejo, chorizo chistorra and Continue Reading


February 9, 2018

Philippine Airlines shining through with four-star rating

PeopleAsia's special commemorative issue on Philippine Airlines' 75th anniversary

Four stars and counting — Philippine Airlines was recently named as the country’s first and only four-star airline by Skytrax, the global authority on “on the ground and inflight service quality standards” for airlines around the globe. The award brings PAL closer to its five-star goal, which it promised to pursue when it celebrated its Continue Reading


February 8, 2018

Raped at 6, she ‘very easily’ forgave her attacker for robbing her of her childhood

Pinky Valdes

By Joanne Rae M. Ramirez “One never forgets.” Never, never, in my wildest dreams did I think that the principal when I was in high school at the Assumption Convent, San Lorenzo, the nun in the purple habit who would strum the guitar during Mass and give the most compelling of talks — and the Continue Reading


Lawyers Danilo & Gaby Concepcion: Laws of Attraction


By Joyce Reyes-Aguila / Photography by Jar Concengco / Makeup and hair by Erwin Oning   The exchange between two brilliant minds can be utterly enthralling. They can talk about anything under the sun, resulting in an engaging, interesting spectacle for anyone to witness. Ah, but when these people — particularly when they’re married to each other Continue Reading