Posts Tagged ‘manila’

Visiting Philippines : Checking Out Star City – Amusement Park in Metro Manila

Friday, September 18th, 2015

This post is a reprint of a post by leonny that originally appeared at Our Everyday Things.

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The five of us went to Manila last June.

And naturally, we searched for family-friendly places to visit.

This was one of the places that we checked out together – a local amusement park in Pasay, located next to the Cultural Center of the Philippines.

 

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When I checked out (Read more...)

Inagiku and Sage Bespoke Grill at Makati Shangri-La Hotel, Philippines

Wednesday, July 15th, 2015

This post is a reprint of a post by leonny that originally appeared at Our Everyday Things.

 

If you’re in Manila and are ready for some good food, why not you try some gastronomic treats at Makati Shangri-La?

(If you’re not quite familiar with Makati City, this hotel is strategically located opposite Glorietta Mall!)

In this post, I’d like share with you two of Mak (Read more...)

Manila Trip : Staycation and Father’s Day Togetherness at Makati Shangri-La Hotel, Philippines

Friday, June 19th, 2015

This post is a reprint of a post by leonny that originally appeared at Our Everyday Things.

 

We went to Manila in the Philippines, our first time ever, as a family.

We spent a night in Metro Manila and the remaining 2 nights in Makati City.

And it’s at Makati City that we spent our 3day-2night staycation at Makati Shangri-La Hotel!

An early Father’s Day celebration and f (Read more...)

Checking Out : Metro Manila and Makati City, Philippines

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015

This post is a reprint of a post by leonny that originally appeared at Our Everyday Things.

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We are in Manila, the Philippines!

So happy to be able to spend a few good days with the family, away from home and our daily routines.

I guess we all need that from time to time :)

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Anyway.

Prior to our Manila trip, I was told that there is ‘nothing much’ for families there.

Well, ̷ (Read more...)

Getting to Cebu and Bohol From Singapore!

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014

This post is a reprint of a post by leonny that originally appeared at Our Everyday Things.

 

Recently I shared some NINE good reasons for visiting Cebu and Bohol in my last travel post.

(Click HERE to read it, if you haven’t =)

But you see, after we look at pretty pictures of places to visit, the next thing we need to know is, ‘HOW should we go there?’

Well, this p (Read more...)

Getting to Cebu and Bohol From Singapore!

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014

This post is a reprint of a post by leonny that originally appeared at Our Everyday Things.

 

Recently I shared some NINE good reasons for visiting Cebu an Bohol in my last travel post.

(Click HERE to read it, if you haven’t =)

But you see, after we look at pretty pictures of places to visit, the next thing we need to know is, ‘HOW should we go there?’

Well, this po (Read more...)

Manila Marriott Hotel LUXE STAY @ Resorts World Manila

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014

This post is a reprint of a post by sylistic that originally appeared at Sylistic.

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Descending thousands of feets to ground, “Welcome to Manila!” hovered over the announcement. I smiled, knowing my much-needed rest doesn’t need much travelling. The Marriott Hotel Manila is just opposite NAIA Terminal 3 and nestled in the comfortable location of Resorts World Mani (Read more...)

Summer Fun with Cebu Pacific Air

Tuesday, May 20th, 2014

This post is a reprint of a post by CK Chai that originally appeared at Hpility SG | Singapore Blogger.

Cebu Pacific Air (PSE:CEB), the Philippines' largest airline, has launched  a special seat sale, from 19 – 22 May 2014, offering all-inclusive fares from S$129 to four Philippines cities: Clark, Cebu, Iloilo and Manila, encouraging families to have a fun-filled summer break. While  (Read more...)

My Home My Playground

Friday, November 16th, 2012

This post is a reprint of a post by Hendra Lauw that originally appeared at life through the lens.

I returned to the Manila North Cemetery in May this year after visiting the place few times between 2006 and 2008, I just wanted to come back and see what might have changed. I did not take a lot of photos but spent more time talking to some children and adults living there.

The photo above was tak (Read more...)

Binondo in the Morning

Thursday, November 15th, 2012

This post is a reprint of a post by Hendra Lauw that originally appeared at life through the lens.

I took these images of Binondo, the Chinatown of Manila, in May this year. The weather was good that morning and there were lots of colors on the street. I was shooting with my iPhone 4s using the 645Pro app, except one, the black and white image below, that was shot using Hipstamatic app.

Binondo (Read more...)