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The funky condiment to jazz up any meal

By Mel Fernandez One condiment reigns supreme in any Filipino kitchen - and it’s the mainstay of so many of our popular dishes. And the...

Aristrocrat Restuarant, Manila

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More fun awaits in the Philippines

Tourism Philippines By Mel Fernandez, Travel Editor Photo credit: PNA. Baguio market during the good old pre-Covid era. AUCKLAND -  Several Southeast Asian countries are gearing...

Flower power

Photo credit: Santa Cruzan pageant by Luigi Bertello MANILA - The May Fiesta Filipinas box is here! The flowers of May are in full bloom. Bask...

Baguio City develops ultra-modern market

By Mel Fernandez BAGUIO CITY – The city government of Baguio City led by visionary Mayor Benjamin Magalong has plans set in motion to develop...

Palawan is 8th top Asian-Pacific destination

Global travel authority Lonely Planet has today named Bay of Islands & Northland, New Zealand as the number-three Asian-Pacific destination to visit in the...

Wooden boatmaking embraces Mindanao life and culture

By Rey-Luis Banagudos ZAMBOANGA CITY - In a coastal barangay located 35 kilometres from downtown Zamboanga City, one can witness a craft that has existed...

Boracay: ‘This time I’ll love you much better.’

“This shoreline, the beachfront that we are seeing now, this is the Boracay we fell in love with 30 years ago.” – Philippine Tourism...

Iloilo Island – one of the world’s best kept secrets

Gamay is described as a small island located two kilometers off the coast of Isla de Gigantes Sur in Carles, Iloilo. By Criselda David ILOILO CITY,...

Sugar & Romance: The Pioneer Families of Negros Occidental

By Louie Encabo BACOLOD CITY - In the belly of the Philippines lies a province rich in history, as well as in sugar. Dubbed 'the...