February 23, 2020
I get P1,000 monthly allowance from city gov’t of Manila—this is how I spend it
Mark Bautista on love: ‘She has to be understanding of my situation, that I’m bisexual’
‘Crash Landing on You’ has descended into our hearts
Wearing face masks, people go makeup free, change style
Kendall Jenner headlines London Fashion Week’s Burberry show
Nico and Solenn, for real
10 makeup settings sprays, 10 different ways
Main takeaways from London Fashion Week
When skincare meets makeup: Introducing the BYS Cosmetics Full Coverage line
New Banksy artwork vandalised
London’s ‘chewing gum man’ fuses art with recycling
WATCH: The new Bawal Clan drop directed by Mark Nicdao
‘Pasko sa Palacio’ highlights an old-fashioned way of celebrating Christmas
Smart inspires aspiring content creators nationwide with “Smart Play: Vlogger Camp”
A cooking competition that aims to make recipes and stories to life-long legacies
He, she, they: Americans and the choice of gender pronoun
How Habi makes a difference in the lives of Filipino weavers
UAAP Season 82 medals made of bullet shells from Marawi siege
Weldon and Epperson: A deeper way of seeing
“To see a World in a Grain of Sand And a Heaven in a Wild Flower Hold Infinity in the palm of your…
Fashionable feathers: Italian designer’s life in plumes
PICTURES BY MIGUEL MEDINA. by Céline CORNU Feathers have adorned the most glamorous fashionistas throughout history, from Marie Antoinette to Lady Gaga, and…
Why you fell for ‘Crash Landing on You’
So whom [sic] do we contact to nominate #HyunBin for @people Magazine’s Sexiest Man Alive? #CrashLandingOnYou” This was tweeted by a socialite mom…
How I quit smoking after 21 years
On Valentine’s Day 2018, I quit smoking after 21 years. I picked up the habit before I peaked in puberty and never stopped.…
Julie Lluch’s ‘Irresistible Grace’ to grace art fair
Veteran sculptress Julie Lluch said she considered terra cotta a medium linked to the sensuous and fulfilling act of creation, as many of…
Boracay’s White Beach named 9th best in Asia for 2019
Boracay’s White Beach named 9th best beach in Asia, while Palawan’s Nacpan and Las Cabanas beaches took the 13th and 22nd spots, respectively.
Siargao, Boracay, Sagada remain top tourist destinations
The Philippines’ beautiful beaches continue to draw both local and foreign tourists for sun, surf and sand. Siargao and Palawan are still popular for intrepid travelers, while Sicogon is on the horizon—its newly opened airstrip began operations only last October.
Filipino kiteboarder, 17, bags silver at Youth Olympics in Argentina
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To Be You
Beloved home of ‘killer champorado’ and foie gras toast reopens in Boracay
I fell in love with The Sunny Side Café several trips ago, seduced by its delicious all-day breakfast meals, killer champorado and foie gras toast.
Asia Brewery’s Summit Still and Sparkling Water support Boracay’s efforts to be more environmentally conscious
Asia Brewery, Inc.’s (ABI) locally produced premium water in 100% recyclable glass bottles Summit Still and Sparkling Water support Boracay’s...
Health and Wellness
What my Boracay is like now–like a bipolar existence
From the outside looking in, one would surmise that life in “closed” Boracay Island is idyllic. Having the beach all to ourselves is indeed a once-in-a-lifetime experience that money can’t buy.
Photos & Videos
Save Boracay, sure—but who will save its people?
When news about closing down Boracay broke out, I was shocked. The idea was unfathomable. The possibility that life, as we know it in Boracay, would stop had never ever crossed my mind.
Unplug and have a ‘device-free’ dinner
The other day, I chanced upon an old friend dining with his son and three grandchildren, the oldest not quite 10. After the usual niceties, I rejoined my lively group.
Why Jason Magbanua is one with locals against Boracay closure
“I’ve made many friends who live in Boracay over the years and I felt that they had the weakest voice in this conversation," says Magbanua.
WATCH: Jason Magbanua captures residents’ insecurities on Boracay shutdown
The various interviews in Magbanua's video gave faces to those with supposed "selfish" business interests: Boracay's small business folk and locals.
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