Cuaderno Fil-Mex Book Café: A Haven for Foodies and Book Lovers

My late night thoughts include one constant self-debate to find out what is better: the smell of good food or the smell of books. Squeezed in the middle of the bustling Estrada Street in Malate, Manila is a café-slash... Read More

Ida Anduyan: Getting The Best Of Both Worlds

Scroll through your Discover section on Instagram and get your eyes glued to photos of influential bloggers posing furiously in front of the Metro’s flashing lights and rapidly changing skyline.  Manila is of course c... Read More

Hustle Cafe: Helping Out-Of-School Youths One Cup Of Coffee At A Time

The hustle and bustle of big Manila is hard to escape. Especially, when you are looking for a place to work. Sometimes a coffee place can provide that peace and quiet. More often, however, they don’t. – if you’r... Read More

Community Chat: Little India Healthy Cuisine in Quezon City

Eating healthy in Manila can be difficult. Look around and you’ll spot food parks, burger stands, and steakhouses corner after corner. Enter all-day breakfast and unconventional dessert trends, resisting temptation ha... Read More

Timmy Tim: Adding flavor to the Filipino rap scene

Secret’s out—the local rap scene is thirsty for variety. With all the killer, speed-is-a-plus rap songs bombarding your playlist, we won’t blame you for needing a break (we need it too!). But hidden in Manila’s busy s... Read More

Brewing inspiration in Manila: D’ Cup Coffee Republic in Mandaluyong

OK first things first—a day does not start until the first cup. However, in the age where coffee shops mushroom from one corner to another, a cup of joe is not anymore enough. To ace the coffee game, cafes must realiz... Read More

Shoot! What happened at ‘The Art of Digital Cinematography Workshop’ with JC Gellidon?

Welcome to the era where we all aspire to be cinematographers. We film for various purposes—for work, for Snapchat or Instagram, for personal vlogs, or even just for the fun of it. But for some people, a plain one isn... Read More

Community Chat: Royalty – a brand proudly made in Manila

Throwback to 2013 when people started shifting to low-key, monochromatic pieces and strayed away from all-out prints or plaid shirts tied around the waist. It’s as if the world suddenly realized the value of comfort a... Read More