10 shows to see at Fringe Manila 2020 this weekend!

Manila isn’t just a melting pot of cultures, it’s a melting pot of talent. From the city’s essential museums and art galleries to its best performing arts centers, there’s an abundance of talen... Read More

What to see at Fringe Manila 2020: Some things bold, some things nude, some things novel, and some taboo!

Boasting over 88 performances in over 16 venues, the Fringe Manila will once again be the talk of the arts world. For nearly six weeks (Feb 8 – Mar 15), the Philippine capital becomes home to comedy giants, magicians,... Read More

Manila’s most romantic restaurants

Shakespeare was onto something when he declared music the food of love. But, sometimes, food is the food of love – as seen in your #planBe of Manila’s best romantic restaurants. Looking for a classy joint for Valentin... Read More

Binondo in Manila: A guide to food and culture of the world’s oldest Chinatown

Binondo in Manila is the oldest Chinatown in the world which was acknowledged in 1594 as permanent settlement of Chinese immigrants during the Spanish occupation. It has become the melting pot of almost all the commer... Read More

The Lunar New Year in Manila guide

It’s the year of the rat! For Lunar New Year (or Chinese New Year), Manila is going all out with festive events and dinners offering traditional dancing and performances–no matter what your take on the rodent is... Read More

Something’s Brewing – Three Waves of Coffee

Today, coffee is a culinary experience. It is not just your morning wake-up call or after-dinner-with-dessert beverage. Homage is paid to its origin, brewing methods and all the nuances of its flavor. But why has coff... Read More

Art Fair Philippines 2018

Set in an alternative urban venue, the six floors of a carpark building in Makati will be converted into a pop-up art space for the sixth edition of Art Fair Philippines (1-4 Mar). The premier platform for one of Sout... Read More

Cinema Centenario: Maginhawa Boasts Its Newest Theater In The Neighbourhood

Maginhawa is an undisputed foodie destination in Quezon City. From fantastic street food to authentic cocktail bars, you can indulge your taste buds infinitely in this charming neighborhood. Book-lovers on a budget wi... Read More

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