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Resorts World Manila puts up the country’s first Twitter board

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Resorts World Manila (RWM), as the country’s ultimate entertainment and leisure hotspot, continues to innovate with added attractions that shall thrill its 1.5 million members and guests.

Posted: October 9th, 2013 in Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

BGC as ‘gimik’ place: Dance music, R&B thrive at Jill’s

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THE FACADE of Jill’s, one of the first clubs to open at The Fort Strip in BGC. PHOTO BY POCHOLO CONCEPCION

What was once part of a somber military camp—where the likes of Ninoy Aquino, Serge Osmeña and Geny Lopez were once imprisoned—is now a vibrant “gimik” place called Bonifacio Global City (or BGC) in Taguig.

Posted: June 16th, 2013 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

Heart month also season of hot air balloons

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RED, WHITE AND BLUE  The Philippine flag is unfurled by an unidentified parachutist to mark the opening of the four-day 18th Philippine International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, over the former US Clark Air Base in Pampanga province. It might as well also mark the start of the four-day observance of the 27th People Power Revolt on Edsa. RICHARD A. REYES

For many adults February is the season of the heart, but for 9-year-old Trisha Anne Carlos it is the time to once again see the colorful hot air balloons fill the early morning sky here.

Posted: February 22nd, 2013 in Featured Gallery,Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Resorts World Manila brings Grand Fiesta 2012 for Christmas holidays

Exciting shows at Resorts World Manila. INQUIRER file photo

Resorts World Manila brings the country a more vibrant holiday season with Grand Fiesta 2012. Imagine an entire month teeming with celebration and cheer.

Posted: December 5th, 2012 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

My life as a gentleman farmer ‘kuno’


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There are several kinds of farmers. The common types are the poor ones you often see plowing the fields using their carabaos. He’s the rural, do-it-yourself farmer. If he does not farm, his family will starve.

Posted: October 7th, 2012 in Columns,Featured Columns,Headlines,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

US extreme skier Plake among avalanche survivors

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American Glen Plake, survivor of a weekend avalanche at Mount Manaslu in the Himalayas arrives at the Tribhuwan domestic airport in Katmandu, Nepal, Wednesday, September 26, 2012. Rescuers have so far brought down the bodies of eight victims, four French, one each from Germany, Italy and Spain, and a Nepali guide. The climbers killed were part of a crush of mountaineers who came to the peak in Nepal because of heightened tensions between Chinese authorities and Tibetans. AP/Niranjan Shrestha

Renowned American extreme skier Glen Plake says he feels lucky to be alive after surviving the weekend Himalayan avalanche that killed at least eight people, but he’s heartbroken that he could not save two friends.

Posted: September 27th, 2012 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Size matters at Monaco yacht show

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A picture taken on September 19, 2012 shows yachts moored at Port Hercules in Monaco during the 22th edition of the International Monaco Yacht Show. The Monaco Yacht Show is considered the most prestigious pleasure boat show in the world with the exhibition of 500 major companies in the luxury yachting and a hundred super and megayachts afloat. AFP / VALERY HACHE

As the world’s biggest yacht, codenamed Project Azzam, nears completion under a veil of secrecy in Germany, the trend for ever larger floating palaces was on full display at the Monaco Yacht Show this week.

Posted: September 23rd, 2012 in Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Palawan island No. 1 getaway spot in the world

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BEST HOLIDAY DESTINATION Ariara island boasts of 600 meters of soft, white sand, one of the reasons it topped the British edition of Vogue Magazine’s 100 best holiday destinations in the world. PHOTO FROM WWW.ARIARAISLAND.COM

The fun in the Philippines is definitely starting to pick up with a private getaway island in Palawan province taking the top spot in the British edition of Vogue Magazine’s 100 best holiday destinations in the world.

Posted: July 17th, 2012 in Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos,Travel | Read More »

They raced hard–and partied harder

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The last quarter of the year marks the end of the sailing season in the Philippines, and time for the last regatta of the year. For those not too familiar, a regatta is a series of races of boats, normally sailing vessels, though there have been races for engine-powered vessels.

Posted: March 3rd, 2012 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Travel | Read More »

Bird-watching, diving, heritage-touring –siblings bond from Bacolor to Bataan

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A long, active work life does not necessarily have to lead to a boring retirement. Our country is blessed with the culture of close-knit families, scenic and historical places accessible  to everyone, young and old  alike. My senior-citizen sisters Dodie Faustino, Peachie Gaston and Bobbie, and I recently took off for Bagac, Bataan. Keeping our [...]

Posted: August 28th, 2011 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle,Travel | Read More »

Boracay is beautiful–even when it rains

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The picture that came with the press kit of Boracay Regency Beach Resort and Convention Center Philippines looked, well, the way Boracay should—blue skies over cool, calm waters and sand with the color and consistency of oatmeal.

Posted: August 21st, 2011 in Headlines,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle,Travel | Read More »

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