Hotel Review: Hyatt City of Dreams Manila

Hyatt City of Dreams Manila is one of the latest addition to the growing number of hotels in Metro Manila and is conveniently located in the City of Dreams Manila in Entertainment City.  I had the chance to spend a night here, and here are my thoughts.

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Hyatt City of Dreams Manila

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West Coast Chronicles: Road To Las Vegas

The second week of my vacation on the West Coast started with a four-hour road trip from Riverside, California to Las Vegas, Nevada.  Four hours is not really that long, but it’s long enough for some realizations.


Somewhere in the middle of I-15 N

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Quick Bite: SM Markets Yakiudon by Lucky Me!

What can ₱50 buy you?  In SM Makati, that’s enough for a Yakiudon!  Quite unbelievable indeed, but what gives?

SM Markets Yakiudon by Lucky Me!

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Fitness First Platinum RCBC Mini-Olympics: My First Podium Finish

After all these years, who would’ve known that I’d still be able to have a podium finish?  And more surprisingly, in a physical competition!  This is the story of my most fun gym experience so far, during the Mini-Olympics of Fitness First Platinum RCBC.


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Quick Bite: The Halal Guys (Manila)

The famous street food from New York, New York, The Halal Guys had arrived on Philippine shores with its first branch opening at the Fashion Hall of SM Megamall.  I’ve had the chance to visit their maiden branch on a relatively lean time so I was able to try their combo platter, and here’s what my tongue had to say. :P

Chicken + Gyro Combo Platter (Small, ₱269)

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Now Showing: The Festival of Lights at Ayala Triangle Gardens

Christmas is indeed in the air with the Philippines’ Financial District, Ayala Center, all glittering with lights and decors for the season.  And one of the area’s most popular attraction, The Festival of Lights, had returned to dazzle the young and adults alike.  Read on for a glimpse on what’s in store for this year.

The calm before the highly-anticipated start of the show

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I can’t believe that it’s been seven years already since I started blogging.  This had become one of the longest activity that I’ve ever done in my life!


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Cyclists Ruled the Metro’s Roads On BGC Cycle Asia Philippines 2015

[Press Release] Manila, Philippines 23 November 2015 – Filipino riders geared up for thrilling bike action around the roads in Metro Manila last November 21 to 22 for the BGC Cycle Asia Philippines.  Close to 2,000 cycling enthusiasts joined the event which featured exciting and challenging categories for children, adults and families.

RotaKids’ Maligayang Bata Project by Rotary Club of Cubao

[Press Release] Maligayang Bata is the very first project initiated by the RotaKids and is sponsored by the Rotary Club of Cubao.  The project brings an early Christmas gift for the underprivileged children under the care of Kuya Center, a non-government organization based in Cubao, Quezon City that takes care of street children.  A total […]

Coca-Cola Kicks-Off World’s Largest Grassroots Football Program in the Philippines

(Press Release) Manila, Philippines (November 16, 2015) — Coca-Cola Cup – the world’s largest grassroots football which champions active healthy lifestyle, encourages values through sports, and celebrates football passion – has finally arrived in the Philippines.

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