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Fairy-tale kingdom conjured for magical debut


The marquee ballroom of the Shangri-La’s Mactan Resort and Spa was transformed into a fairy tale kingdom the night Dr. Jose Enrique de las Peñas and Jill Johns de la Peñas celebrated the 18th birthday of their beautiful daughter Mary Elizabeth.

Posted: October 26th, 2014 in Columns,Featured Columns,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

VIPs, hotel officials toast victory of Marco Polo Plaza Cebu

HANS and Bo Hauri
with EricWalburger

The Marco Polo Plaza Hotel in Cebu has been cited as Hotel of the Year among the international chain’s properties. This is the second time it has won since opening in 2006.

Posted: October 19th, 2014 in Columns,Featured Columns | Read More »

Feast of watercolors and abstracts at Cebu’s Qube Gallery

Fred Galan and Sio Montera

Qube Gallery at Henry Hotel recently presented “Water Proof,” an exhibit of watercolor masterpieces by Cebu’s outstanding exponents of the genre.

Posted: October 5th, 2014 in Columns,Featured Columns | Read More »

Amparito on first meeting Michel Lhuiller: ‘You danced like Elvis Presley’

MICHEL and Amparito Lhuillier

MICHEL and Amparito Lhuillier have just celebrated their golden wedding anniversary in Cebu. It was a two-day observance that was as well planned as it was attended by a throng of family and friends.

Posted: September 21st, 2014 in Columns,Featured Columns,Headlines,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

La Chaine des Rotisseurs of Cebu goes Chinese


The Cebu chapter of La Chaine des Rotisseurs held a fellowship dinner with a Chinese theme at the Tsay Cheng restaurant of the Cebu Grand Convention Center. Presiding were Michel Lhuillier, bailli délégué for the Philippines, and Amparito Llamas Lhuillier, baili de Cebu.

Posted: September 14th, 2014 in Columns,Featured Columns | Read More »