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They work hard–and play even harder


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RAVEEN Misra, regional brand ambassador for Johnnie Walker Reserve, with Johnnie Walker models

Bacchus must be pretty pleased with Cebu these days. Lately, the social scene here has been somewhat of an ode to the Roman god of wine and intoxication.

Posted: March 10th, 2013 in Columns,Featured Columns,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

Love on the beach


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RIA Redulla and Odin Fernandez

They say life’s a beach, and although not everyone will agree with that, it sounds like most Cebuanos do. Hypothetically, that proverbial glass is usually half-full down here. And in a more literal sense, if you’re Cebuano, though life may not always be a beach, at the very least, much of it will be spent on one.

Posted: February 10th, 2013 in Columns,Featured Columns,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

Going for cool


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If the mark of a good brand is a good product, the mark of a great brand is a product that becomes more than what it is. Lest we get too philosophical here, let us make it clear that we’re talking about ice cream.

Posted: December 16th, 2012 in Columns,Featured Columns,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

Celebrating your dream home–and feeling ‘blu’


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“These make me want to build a new house” was an oft-heard sentiment the night Focus Global launched its showroom in Cebu.

Posted: November 18th, 2012 in Columns,Featured Columns,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

Expats in Cebu–what they love about their second home


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KUMIKO Onda

It is no secret that Cebu has become a hub for expats the world over, and we couldn’t help but notice how the average import’s profile has changed over the years.

Posted: October 14th, 2012 in Columns,Featured Columns,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

The Chevy Colorado launches in Cebu


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Admit it, yank tanks have always been cool despite the current un-Americanization of America, and you’ve always secretly had a thing for pick-up trucks minus the driver with the trucker tan.

Posted: September 9th, 2012 in Columns,Featured Columns,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

Shia Le Beouf, chef Robuchon and other dream encounters


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It can’t hurt to dream. Dreams after all allow us to meet people who we wouldn’t typically encounter or take us to places we wouldn’t normally get to on foot.

Posted: July 29th, 2012 in Columns,Featured Columns,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

Their top 3 dishes, from their fave Cebu watering holes


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We all have our own top restaurant picks and the beloved dishes we keep going back to. We asked some of Cebu’s self-confessed gourmands for their top 3 go-to dishes in their favorite watering holes, the ones that make them just skip over the menu and with full conviction ask for it from the server.

Posted: May 27th, 2012 in Columns,Featured Columns,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

Young Cebu newsmakers turn out for fashion show


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WHILE OSCAR Wilde may have thought that youth was wasted on the young, The Northwing at SM City Cebu begged to differ as it celebrated the second year of Glitterati, an annual fashion show featuring young Cebu personalities.

Posted: May 13th, 2012 in Columns,Featured Columns,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

From Sri Lanka to Namibia–travel destinations off the beaten path


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We asked some of Cebu’s passionate travelers for their top reasons to leave home and hit the road, just to see what’s out there. Their answers have stoked our wanderlust, and we hope they send you planning your next getaway also.

Posted: April 15th, 2012 in Columns,Featured Columns,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

Butch’s boozed-up carnival, Charlie’s Cebu furniture book fete


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No one proves that youth is nothing but a state of mind quite as well as Butch Carungay does. For his birthday, the darling designer of Avatar Accessories and inarguably Cebu’s premier partyphile decided to forego his usual bar haunts and opted to celebrate at St. James Amusement Park, which his guests had all to themselves for the night.

Posted: March 25th, 2012 in Columns,Featured Columns,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

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