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November 27, 2017

‘Wonders of Christmas’ at the City of Dreams

16.A 22-foot teddy bear covered in LED lights will be a favored backdrop at the garden by Nobu Hotel, as it sets the holiday mood and illuminates the outdoor space

This year, City of Dreams started the holidays with a European-themed décor, replete with two towering 22-foot nutcrackers, life-size Santa’s log cabin and sleigh at the main entrance  — against a backdrop of a towering Christmas tree! Parañaque City Mayor Edwin Olivarez and his wife Janet, Parañaque First District Rep. Eric Olivarez, Belle Corp. Vice Chair Willy Ocier Continue Reading


August 31, 2016

Thirsty? Get your fill at DrinkManila.com

DrinkManila’s Editor-in-Chief Tatum Ancheta, president and CEO Arnold Liong, Marketing Director Icy Mariñas, and publisher Patricia Romualdez toast to DrinkManila.com

Manila, Philippines — it’s a city filled with people continuously finding more to love about food, drinks, and merriment. Manila’s inhabitants infallibly find reasons to raise their glasses and share a toast because, in this city, there’s always something to celebrate and be happy about. No one knew this better than publisher Patricia Romualdez and her all-girl squad Continue Reading


July 28, 2016

The Gates of Shopping Heaven Open with Hermès’ Re-opening

After Party venue

Committed to excellence in everything they do, beginning with sourcing the finest materials to seeking only most skilled artisans to create their masterpieces, Chief Executive Officer Axel Dumas and Artistic Director Pierre-Alexis Dumas make sure they are always on top of things, both of whom are sixth-generation family members. Their prized teasure: the family-owned, world-renowned Hermès. Continue Reading


July 12, 2016

Be SPECS-tacular with new Sunnies Specs!


Wil Dasovich, Vina Guerrero and David Guison

It’s always sunny in Manila with super hip and trendy — and most importantly pocket friendly — sunglasses and glasses frames brand Sunnies. Business partners and couple Eric Dee Jr., and Bea Soriano-Dee along with cousins Georgina Wilson and Martine Cajucom are the brains and brawn behind the exceedingly popular brand. Sunnies quickly moved from Continue Reading


July 1, 2016

Ever wonder what the Queen likes to have for snacks?


We don’t just have the answer to that; we make everything that she — and perhaps the rest of Great Britain —  loves about British snack time available to the whole of Manila. The British invasion came and it’s here to stay, what with the new, improved and expanded Marks & Spencer boutique at the Powerplant Continue Reading


June 8, 2016

Hannah Kong: Fairy Godmother to Fashion


Take a look at these gowns. Really zone in and focus on every bead, every precious stone and every evenly spaced stitch as if each dress were a work of art. The longer you look, the more the dresses look like the creations of a fairy godmother — dresses a real-life Cinderella will gladly wear Continue Reading


Live deeper, live boundlessly, live versatilely with Technomarine



Live deeper, live boundlessly, live versatilely. For multi-faceted actor and poster boy for millennials just like him, Xian Lim promises he’s lived by those points all his life. While Xian is best known for his television and film roles, few may know that he’s also an athlete (having been awarded a basketball scholarship from the Continue Reading


May 31, 2016

F&C Jewelry x Coleen Garcia


The youth, young adults, generation Y, and yes, millennials — all names for the cohort that bands together adolescents, 20 and 30-somethings that seem to be ruling the world today with their purchasing power and ability to influence trends. They know what they want, they know who they are and they know what they deserve. Building Continue Reading


May 21, 2016

In Perfect Harmony: Longines Symphonette


Being in the audience of a well-conducted symphony is equivalent to witnessing elements of different makes, sounds and personalities perfectly come together. In a symphony, the sum of the whole is greater than the sum of its parts. No one knows this better than Swiss timepiece standard-setter Longines and they’ve translated this philosophy in their newest Continue Reading


May 3, 2016

Sting and Chris Botti Tour Manila in Volvo


World-renowned jazz trumpeter Chris Botti and rock legend Sting cruised around Manila in their March 2016 tour in the dynamic Volvo XC60 SUV and All-New Volvo 7-seater XC90 SUV. Volvo – whose signature features are its uncluttered design and a combination of power, fuel efficiency and advanced technology – was the perfect pairing for these Continue Reading