By Cathy Yamsuan
Tucked in a dark shelf somewhere in the Archdiocesan Office of Communication of the Roman Catholic Archbishop of Manila in Intramuros is a mint-condition back issue of Penthouse magazine.
By Cathy Yamsuan
One could tell that half of the selfies that will flood the Internet on Visita Iglesia this Holy Week will be taken in the renovated Manila Cathedral-Basilica of the Immaculate Conception.
Puerta Real Gardens in Intramuros, Manila, all bathed in pink light, became the choice destination of Manila’s glamorous women last week as Cream Silk celebrated its 30th year.
By Jovic Yee
On April 15, 1805, by decree of King Charles IV, the smallpox vaccine was brought to the Philippines by Dr. Francisco Xavier de Balmis. In gratitude to the king, a statue was erected in 1824 at Plaza de Roma in Intramuros.
By Brylle Tabora
What happens when three damned souls are trapped within the confines of an existential hell and have no way out but to transform themselves into the vipers that they have become as consequence of the warped lives that they have lived on earth, against the abominable eye of an absentee landlord?
Purely PersonalBy Josephine Darang
Today, first Sunday of December, will see Marian devotees flocking to Intramuros for the 34th annual grand Marian procession starting at 4 p.m. Organized by the Cofradia de la Inmaculada Concepcion headed by Imelda Ongsiako Cojuangco, with the Intramuros Administration, this year’s procession will gather at least 90 Marian images.
By Pocholo Concepcion
The White Knight Hotel (Plaza San Luis Complex, General Luna cor. Urdaneta St.) in the storied Intramuros district of Manila hums with an easygoing energy.
Sisters Dinty Barredo-Keating and Mindy Barredo Perez-Rubio of luxury tour outfit Tour Flair are bringing back their popular Food Safaris, just in time for food adventures this summer.
By Constantino C. Tejero
Two years ago, on a late afternoon, tour operator and performance artist Carlos Celdran was arrested for reportedly interrupting Mass in Manila Cathedral to stage a protest against priests and bishops interfering with the passage of the Reproductive Health Bill.
Without Batting An EyelashBy Maurice Arcache
Who doesn’t love a good bubbly, dahlings? I know I do!
Gut FeelBy Minyong Ordoñez
The thing is an ancient ruin of a weird, huge arch. It stands forlorn at the base of a steep ravine walled in by a thick jungle and the Olya River in Majayjay. It’s a tall arch, moss-covered, with wild ferns and creeping vines growing in its cracks and crevices. Below is a dark green lagoon where we swam and frolicked naked when we were young boys many moons ago.