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Chasing the ghost of explorer David Livingstone in Zambia

One of Toka Leya Camp's canopied motorboats, used for wildlife viewing. Photos by PAOLO R. REYES

Unlike other remote bush camps in Zambia, safaris at Toka Leya revolve around the river: canoeing excursions; wildlife viewing by motorboat; catch-and-release fishing; as well as bush walks and game drives on open-sided Land Rovers.

Posted: December 13th, 2014 in Headlines,Travel | Read More »

Windows to the future


“Hit the face of Bill Gates,” motioned a suspiciously tanned Ryan Seacrest to the bald man seated beside him.

Posted: February 18th, 2012 in Columns,Editor's Pick,Featured Columns,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Super | Read More »

Seven international artists (a Vogue photographer included) breathe new life into Intramuros


Why have seven international artists—a Vogue and Elle photographer among them—taken over a forgotten courtyard in Intramuros?

Posted: November 12th, 2011 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Super | Read More »

Everything you wanted to know about Nicholas Sparks (but were afraid to ask)


Hmm. Well, I cry infrequently. Certainly the tragedies of life would make anyone cry. I lost both my parents and my younger sister. Those were very sad events for me. I suppose it’s the real events that do. But every now and then it’s a book or a film. It’s usually a dog’s story. You know, “Old Yeller,” “My Dog Skip.” These things are heartbreaking! [Laughs] It’s just who I am.

Posted: November 5th, 2011 in Columns,Featured Columns,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Super | Read More »