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Rediscover your favorites at SM City Manila Foodcourt

I had the opportunity to visit SM City Manila just recently and it has improved a lot from the time that I visited it a few years back. One of the things that I missed about this mall is its Food Court, very nostalgic.

SM City Manila, From the day it opened way back April 12, 2000, Natividad Almeda-Lopez corner A. Villegas and San Marcelino Streets, Ermita Manila just beside Manila City Hall became the mall where locals from Manila and students from near universities and colleges found their new place to hang out with family and friends.

Known for its accessibility for several public transportations and just beside Manila City Hall, it has been a known mall  for Manillennials and Millenials who prefer convenience in shopping and a place where they can make appointments with government offices like Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA), Land Transportation Office (LTO), MARINA for Seafarers and the like. It was a one-stop-shop where you can enjoy shopping, ease-of-access and of course d…

A Quick Guide to SMDC Grace Mall

With all malls, restaurants and other places crowded during the special occasion like Mother's Day, it has been a hard time for a lot of us in deciding on where to bring our moms for this special occasion.

While looking for a place to chill for a while, I have reached Taguig in which I was able to find a new place to relax and treat your mom on special occasions like mother's day - SMDC Grace Mall

Complete from restaurants, spas, well-known coffee shops, convenient stores, and other amenities, Grace Mall, located in Taguig near BGC will never fail its mall goers. You can definitely spend your time with your mom or your family without worrying about too many mall-goers flocking the same store that you wanted to go or not worrying about running out of seats on the restaurant that you want to eat.

You can have this quick guide of the establishments with Grace Mall that you can visit with your parents and family that they will surely enjoy;




You can begin your day by giving yourse…

Travel In Style with Lock&Lock Latest Collection

As a mom, every time I go to supermarkets or department stores I usually buy the brands that my family has been using and trusted for years. Most of these brands that established their names are the ones who retained their quality through the years.

Products like kitchen utensils at home are some of the things that last for more than a decade now and one of them is my Lock&Lock Food Keeper, not only that I trust this brand due to its quality but also for its durability while the food is guaranteed sealed and won't spill or smell. It's the best kitchen buddy that I have and kept until now. Plus my kitchen and even the fridge looks organize because of it.



Just in time for summer, Lock& Lock Philippines officially launches its newest Fashion Collection including Stainless Steel Tumbler and Travel Accessories such as luggage and container where you can store in your things while traveling.



The launch of Travel in Style was hosted by the news presenter and TV Host non-othe…

Staycation at Bosay Hotel and Resort in Antipolo

After a gruesome week at work, I was able to spend my off with my family and we decided to have a staycation, with some recommendations from my colleagues and friends, we chose to stay in Bosay Resort in Antipolo.

Although I have read some bad review, we decided to still pursue to see what they have to offer since the place is pretty accessible by commute or by car.



We stayed in their hotel for 2 days and 1 night and here's what I can say with the experience that we had with Bosay Hotel & Resort.

First of all, I am proud to say that I am really impressed with their customer service. It was superb, we were assisted from the time we arrived, during our check-in process and their staff is really courteous.

The staff who assisted us on our way to the hotel even spent the time to explain details about the resort and its facilities, and I can say that their employees are really knowledgeable about what their resort has to offer.



Upon arrival at the Hotel lobby, it has a relaxing am…

PLAY at Okada Manila turns 1 and you're invited!

PLAY at Okada Manila turns 1 this February 2019! This kiddie recreational area located in one of the metro's grandest integrated resort and known as a world-class entertainment destination will celebrate its first year anniversary with a month-long birthday party. Kids and Kids at heart can expect a magical and fun day on February 10, 2019. There will be exciting activities that kids of all ages will definitely enjoy,

This indoor fun area—the hub of “Purposeful Learning and Activities for the Young”— delivers educational entertainment for children aged 1-16 years old where thoughtful and joyful programs are available all year round.  Young visitors can immerse themselves in a whole range of educational yet playful facilities in a safe environment. Apart from interacting with fellow children and engaging in social activities in the eight different neighborhoods, youngsters and even guardian visitors can enjoy a variety of hour-long learning sessions with certified teachers and trai…

Japan Airlines offering special fares and new route

Filipinos can now enjoy and experience more about the land of the rising sun with Japan Airlines newest flight service
Takoyaki, Origami, Cherry Blossoms, Anime, Gundam, There is no stopping it. Japan, a place where almost all Filipinos fell in-love with. So when given an opportunity, most of us won't waste time to go and visit the land of the rising sun.

From ramen to izakaya, to onsen, to sakura, this country continues to capture our imagination, prompting seasoned travelers to make return trips and an increasing influx of first-time visitors. Since 2012, the number of Filipinos visiting Japan has been rising by 20 percent. The new route comes in time as even more are encouraged to take the trip with Japan's easier Visa requirements for Filipinos declared in mid-2018.

The newest flight service form Japan Airlines (JAL) is giving Filipinos the chance to enjoy more experiences in the land of the rising sun. Starting February 1, travelers can take the Manila-Tokyo (via Haneda)…

One Night Food Trip Season 2 with K-pop Idols Nichkhun and Alexander Lee

Asia's hit Korean Show returns to the Philippines, for the second season of One Night Food Trip -International Edition on tvN Asia. In 2017, Sandara Park and her brother Thunder went to a challenging 48 hour of gastronomic frenzy in One Night Food Trip Season One. This time, K-pop heartthrobs NICHKHUN and My Korean Jagirang actor Alexander " Xander" Lee will have a face-off against the lovely celebrity cousins Danica Sotto-Pingris and Ciara Sotto in a 48 hours culinary frenzy around the Philippines.


The One Night Food Trip is originally based on a hit Korean food competition show. The International edition adds a more exciting twist to show by having K-pop celebrities to travel to a diverse Asian destination including Taiwan, South Korea, Malaysia, and the Philippines. K-pop celebrity team have to eat, play and compete against the local celebrities. each team has to complete the missions involving exotic flavors and cultural attractions to earn stamps. The team that col…

The Blulane Hotel in Binondo, Manila

When we hear Binondo, we usually think about the Filipino-Chinese community in Metro Manila that has been a melting pot of two different culture, making a destination to locals and  tourist that wanted to experience the fusion of  modern and traditional establishments.
Binondo is known as the world’s oldest Chinatown and, as such, is richly steeped in history and culture. Since it was established in 1594, it has always been a busy hub for commerce for the Filipino-Chinese community. The area has undergone several phases of modernization through the years with the opening of progressive establishments, but the essence of its old-world charm has remained intact with the eateries at the esteros, to the mom-and-pop shops that offer products ranging from lucky trinkets to traditional Chinese medicines.
The Blulane Hotel is the newly-opened hotel with a vibrant modern luxury ambiance. Its a 17-story building with 172 rooms. This hotel aims to cater to the needs of local guests, business tra…

5 Must-Haves for a Perfect Beach Adventure

Are you planning to go on abeach adventure?
Me? I'm almost done packing our things for our weekend beach trip.
With the weather temperature in Manila ranging around 40-45 degrees Celsius, I can't blame anyone if people just go pack their bags and visit the nearest beaches in the city.

You don't need to exhaust your self before getting to that beach due to packing your things, it's better to pack wisely, remember to bring all the things you will need the most in your beach adventure. Clothes and toiletries are the basic things.

With this being said, here are 5 of the must-haves for a perfect beach adventure.

1. Smartphone for Perfect Selfies 



Never leave for a trip without your smartphone! Well, that is unless you are trying to get off the grid. Your smartphone can be your ultimate travel buddy that will document your getaways, help you stay on track with its GPS feature, and more. If you are looking for a new smartphone, consider getting a Vivo V9. The latest flagship …

A Foodie Guide to the Visayas with Go Hotels

The Visayas region consists of beautifully scattered islands blessed with diverse cultures, majestic beaches and warm people that will keep you coming back. But aside from these, one thing that makes all its islands worth flying for is the glorious food, which is the highlight of—if not the reason for—traveling here. From foods that originally came from the region to the reimagined classics, hopping off from one Visayan island to another offer great experiences for the senses and especially for the stomach!
Are you a foodie traveler? Cross some Visayan food from your bucket list! Here are some Visayan provinces that will give you a taste of an unforgettable vacation:

Bacolod: The Land Origin of Chicken Inasal

The famous Masskara Festival in Bacolod | Photo by Leonardo Villasis
Bacolod City, the capital of Negros Occidental, is home to the vivacious Masskara Festival and vast sugar plantations. That is why it’s dubbed as the City of Smiles – a place where festivals are faithfully celebrate…