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My personal treats–or why I love coming home to Sydney

outdoors at King’s
Tableland in the
Blue Mountains

Having lived in Sydney briefly, with half my family still based there, I consider Australia my second home.

Posted: November 15th, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos,Travel | Read More »

Discovering a different side to Hong Kong

THE INTERIORS of The Coffee Academics in Causeway Bay

For many Filipinos, Hong Kong is the gateway to the world. Its proximity and reasonable foreign exchange rates make it the perfect initiation for any wannabe traveler.

Posted: August 31st, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle,Travel | Read More »

From seafood to nightcaps, here are Cebu’s ‘bests’

ABACA’S infinity
pool overlooking

I have always enjoyed my visits to Cebu. I love how it has all the comforts of a cosmopolitan city but the charm of a small town. As a Manila girl, it’s fantastic that, whenever I’m there, I could head to the beach in just half an hour.

Posted: August 2nd, 2014 in Headlines,Travel | Read More »

Eat your way through San Francisco


Ask most people who have been to San Francisco and they will probably tell you that it’s one of their favorite cities on earth. It was even ranked third in the Readers’ Choice Awards of the Top 10 Cities in the United States by Conde Nast Traveler.

Posted: June 14th, 2014 in Headlines,Travel | Read More »

Throw on a kaftan for the ‘island life’

CEBU’S next designer to watch: 23-year-old Mia Arcenas

Supporting local has been the way to go for quite some time now, as Filipino designers are being given the credit they deserve, with many of them being noticed even internationally.

Posted: March 21st, 2014 in Fashion and Beauty,Headlines | Read More »