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Philippines

Porcelanosa Grupo Opens in Manila

Porcelanosa Grupo, apparently one of Spain’s “most reputable companies in the international scene” opens in Manila.

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Technology

Nokia Lumia Nation!

WARNING: Sabog! I know it should be all Gaga posts now and this is late and all, but I wanted this up because this is my first shot at shooting with the iPhone. It’s not whoa, but the pictures are sharper than any other phone camera I’ve seen (not that I’ve seen a lot). Whew, […]

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Body Movement

Pain is Weakness Leaving the Body (WOD Nation Crossfit)

This whole day, I was just waiting for my arms to finally fall off.

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Manila Philippines

I Was a Star City Kid

I bet none of you have been to Star City in about 5 million years, and you’re not really planning to return anytime. It was the same for me. Except one blessed, unplanned holiday night, we figured we’d head there just for the heck of it. And perhaps also to relive some childhood memories. Before […]

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Manila Philippines

At The Black Eyed Peas Concert: Get a Room!

I got pretty excited with all my #SmartBEP discoveries in my previous post that I totally forgot to mention this. Aside from the concert, those people in our area had another show.

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Manila Philippines

Mercato Centrale: Eating on the Sidewalk for a Change

I’ve been hearing so many good things about Mercato Centrale at Bonifacio Global City. My sisters have been bugging me to go there for weeks and weeks. So finally, despite my splitting headache last night, we drove to Fort to check it out.

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Music and Art

In the Heights: Pacencia y Fe!

You could say that Atlantis Productions strikes again with another moving musical this year —┬áIn the Heights. Although the play takes place in a bodega-ish area in Manhattan’s Washington Heights, the common Pinoy would easily relate to the culture of the community, and even the individual stories of its characters. Imagine a typical day of […]

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Manila Philippines

Cartimar: The Divisoria for Pets

If Divisoria is for clothes and Dangwa is for flowers, Cartimar is the shopping complex for pets. Yes, pets! And you might have heard that this place is oftentimes raided for illegally selling endangered animals. Name them — monkeys, snakes, birds, spiders, turtles, all these wild creatures and more. It’s like a zoo, except you […]