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

Get inspired: Indie Un-film Festival

“Films are a great avenue for the youth to express themselves and what they stand for.” – Cherry Yao and Jenni Wee, state the importance of film for millennials as the project heads from the DLSU Green Media Gro... Read More

Exhibit opening at the Pineapple Lab featuring “The Undercurrent: 30 Artists under 30”

“Any art you make is an extension of yourself, your present, your past experiences and your hopes for the future.” – Fiona Lazaro, the 23-year-old Gallery and Events Manager for Pineapple Lab explain... Read More

Community chat: 1335Mabini – focus on cultural heritage and contemporary art

It is said that art enables us to find and lose ourselves at the same time. It keeps us in a constant loop of looking back and dreaming forward. It’s an impalpable idea that can be seen anywhere at any time, but... Read More

Neighborhood focus: Poblacion beyond the bright lights

Poblacion translates to “town” or “population” in Spanish, a name usually used to refer to a municipality’s center of trade, religion and government. With a rich cultural past, Poblacion has indeed lived up to its nam... Read More

Community chat: Felipe and Sons in Salcedo

Some of the worst mistakes in life come in a form of a bad haircut. Nothing beats that feeling of helplessness and defeat when you step out of those glass doors looking like a “balut”. Whether we admit it ... Read More

Community chat: Gen. Mdse. at HUB: Make Lab in Escolta

As Manila constantly transforms itself into a world city, we’ve reached out to some of the metro’s most creative pool of visionaries to know how they shaped Manila, one great idea at a time. One such idea ... Read More

App teaser: Available for download now on Android and iOS

It’s OFFICIAL. The Be App is now available for free download in Google Play and Apple store. You can now enjoy the app on iOS and on Android. We can’t be more excited! Manila is the first Asian city we unlock! F... Read More