These days, taking some much-needed time out from the harried pace of city life doesn’t mean you have to leave all your favorite modern conveniences behind. At Tagaytay Highlands, upscale living is just as much of an attraction as the spectacular view of the postcard-perfect Taal Lake and Volcano and the perennial cool, crisp mountain weather.
By Raoul J. Chee Kee
The definition of luxury has changed over time given our increasing interconnectedness. It used to mean having a big house, an expensive car and costly jewelry. Nowadays, being able to “unplug” ourselves from our gadgets is considered by some as luxury.
By Vangie Baga-Reyes
Imagine owning a house by the beach or shopping in a sprawling, state-of-the-art mall by the beach. Or better yet, taking a stroll on the beach—after work.
By Annelle Tayao-Juego
The continuing mixed-use trend in property development has seen the rise of condos with their own commercial space on lower floors, or right beside a huge mall. Either way, the convenience of shopping, dining out or seeing a movie can now be only a few steps away from home.
By Pam Pastor
The beach club is gonna be very Paris—sexy, fun, exciting, beautiful. Of course, there’s going to be pink there, it’s my favorite color,” said Paris Hilton in 2011 when she first flew to Manila for meetings with Century Properties’ creative and design team.