CCP Launches Performatura Festival in the Reading Month

The Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP), through its Intertextual Division,celebrates the National Reading Month of November with Performatura Festival, Performing Literatures on November 6, 7 and 8. Performatura Festival, the free three-day event in various venues of the Center, has over 200 local and international participating artists. The Department of Education (DepEd) declared November…

25 Things To Do In Aurora Province

Hidden in the Pacific seaboard hidden by the mighty Sierra Madre mountain ranges, Aurora lays claim to being a frontier for tourism. Located on Luzon’s east-central side, it once comprised the northern part of the sprawling Tayabas province (now Quezon) until it was carved out in 1979 and named after its most prominent daughter –…

Joanique Shares Smiles with Maskara Collection

Philippine-based accessories brand Joanique spreads literal smiles with a collection that embodies the festive Filipino spirit. Available across the world, with stores in London, Tokyo, Hong Kong, and America, Joanique and its Maskara jewelries and clutch bags take inspiration from a colorful fiesta in the city of Bacolod, aptly named the City of Smiles. Self-taught…

New Epicurean Revelry at The Manila Pavilion’s SEASON Restaurant

Seasons, Manila Pavilion Hotel’s premier lifestyle restaurant proffers a new festive selection of international ala carte dishes starting at Php280 nett.  Indeed, there has never been a reasonably priced hotel restaurant this lavish, stylish, and luscious as the Seasons’ new menu offerings. For the gastronomic adventurers who want to satisfy their cravings, they can fete on dishes from around…

Samsung Celebrates Culture and Heritage through ‘The Plazas of Manila’ Exhibit and Mobile App

Samsung Corporate Citizenship celebrates the richness of Filipino culture and heritage by using innovative technology to cast the spotlight on historical sites and landmarks. Once the center of Filipino life, plazas in Manila are either disappearing or falling into a state of disrepair. Few people recognize the historical and cultural significance of these landmarks, and…

Biggest Anime Confab Set

The Best of Anime  is back.  Slated on Sept. 19 to 20, at SMX Convention Center, SM Mall of Asia Complex, the Best of Anime  (BoA) is now on its sixth year and  continues to be one of the most anticipated anime conventions in the country for anime,  manga and cosplay fanatics, gamers, figure collectors,…

Eclectic Offerings on ‘Modern Living TV’

From architect to blogger, rare treasures to liquid gold, “Modern Living TV” pops surprising segments in this week’s episode that fire from all corners catering to various persuasions. While many dream of having a big house, interior stylist and blogger Marilen Montenegro is content turning small corners in her house into some piece of sky.…