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ICCP’s Real Estate and Investment Conference 2018 will explore timely question on September 25.
The local real estate market has experienced a surge in prices in the last few years. Latest data from property analyst Colliers International Philippines pegged the capital value of luxury residential units in Makati at a maximum of P301,000 per square meter ...
 
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These lifestyle shops are rich with hard-to-get fashion labels and unique shopping experiences.
In recent years, multi-brand shops that offer much more than retail have become more commonplace. Through a highly curated mix of products, these so-called concept stores provide a lifestyle that appeals to a large number of people.Here, we’ve rounded up a mix ...
 
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Stores that make organic living easy and convenient.
When one thinks of farming, the idyllic image of rice fields with lush mountains in the distance often comes to mind. It brings to the imagination the quaintness of provincial life, what one might see in a Disney film. But reality is ...
 
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Proclamation No. 1081 didn't mean a damn thing to an elite few during the '70s.
The ex-war photographer Slim Aarons snapping the venerable aristocrats and various celebrities being flown in—aboard a private Learjet, but of course—by the affable and incredibly loaded PAL president Beni Toda into his Hermana Mayor, his own private island off Zambales, a tropical ...
 
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Though the elite lived in luxury, the poor lived outside the walls.
The walled city of Intramuros, Latin for “within the walls,” was the precursor of modern-day Manila. During its heyday, the city was the center of life: business, politics, religion, education, and everything in between.Intramuros’ residents were mostly made up of Spanish officials ...
 
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We love International Museum Day!
International Museum Day, an annual celebration of the significance of museums in enriching cultures, is like Christmas in the middle of the year for history buffs and art enthusiasts. Admission fees to most museums are waived, plus there are guided tours and ...
 
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Looking for some outdoor fun with your children? Check out these playgrounds around the metro.
It’s summertime, and the kids are on vacation! But instead of video games and YouTube, how about some fun under the sun? Don’t forget the sunscreen when you visit these outdoor parks and playgrounds, all within Metro Manila.Jaime C. Velasquez ParkOpen dailyLocation: ...
 
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These gorgeous young women share their motherhood secrets.
Happy Mothers' Day to all mothers. Cheers to all of you Wonder Women who are being celebrated today.Here, we've asked some of Manila's young mothers what they've learned, how they bond with their kids, and their other secrets to motherhood.The New York native ...
 
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North vs. Center vs South: Where do you hang out? What's your mall attire? Are you having the most fun?
Welcome to the Truly Rich Districts of Metro Manila, with Makati being the central business and residential district, and everything outside labelled “the north” or “the south.” Your golden address defines your Truly Rich personality. Where do you live? ...
 
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She was spotted taking a break yesterday at Wildflour in Legazpi Village.
Earlier yesterday, March 11, Drew Barrymore took to Instagram to announce that she had arrived safely in Manila.The Hollywood actress-turned-beauty entrepreneur even gamely posed for a souvenir photo with at least eight airport security personnel.Her caption read, "We have arrived. Safe, as ...
 
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Dream Big: A quiz on some of Manila’s biggest dreamers.
Click here to learn more about your answers.Lizzie Eder Zobel, wife of Ayala Corporation’s Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala, works with Teach for the Philippines, an organization that enlists some of the country’s most promising graduates to teach for two years at ...
 
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Initial offerings display contemporary French flavors with an Asian twist.
After a quick break, modern European fare has made a comeback at the newly reopened Tasting Room, with seasoned chef Frederic Thevenet taking over as Chef de Cuisine.Initial offerings from Thevenet’s kitchen display contemporary French flavors with an Asian twist. Thevenet shapes ...
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