Leisure + Travel

A Few Things You Cannot Miss When Going On A Distant Road Trips

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Your next road trip should be a thrilling thing for the whole family, but it is not that much fun if you are not prepared. Look over all the different ways you can prepare for your trip by getting the car ready, getting your packing done, and planning stops along the way. Each step on this list makes your road ...

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Summit Hotel Magnolia: Haven for business travelers

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Looking for an urban jungle getaway within the metro? Along the quieter side of one of the busiest business districts of Quezon City, lies a perfect haven for business travelers, super chic and uber cool. The third hotel property under the Summit Hotels collection, Summit Hotel Magnolia is a unique boutique hotel which showcases functional design starting from its elegant lobby, ...

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Buon Giorno! Caffe & Bistro at Twin Lakes, Tagaytay

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With its cool climate and beautiful scenery, Tagaytay remains of the city’s top destinations for families looking for a weekend getaway. And with the opening of Buon Giorno! Caffe & Bistro at Twin Lakes, Tagaytay, those looking for an Italian family feast this holiday season just had their Christmas wish granted! A short drive from the city center, along the ...

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Gourmet Treats and Delicacies Galore for Christmas at Twin Lakes Tagaytay

Delicacies from Amira’s Buco Tart Haus

The Holiday rush is now in full swing and it could only mean one thing – tis’ the season for gift giving. And one way you can melt your loved ones’ heart is by warming their tummies. These gift ideas from Tagaytay Twin Lakes will surely guide you in sharing a merrier and more delectable Christmas to the people you ...

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Modern Twist to Local Dining in Singapore


A new generation of chefs is set on redefining Singapore cuisine with fresh cooking techniques, fusion flavours and innovative plating, yet with unmistakeably familiar flavours that strike a chord. Popular, local dishes are being reinvented, often with strikingly modern visual appeal, served up as classics on restaurant menus. This is Modern Singaporean cuisine, or “Mod-Sin”, as coined by well-known homegrown ...

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13 rules to remember when planning a trip to Dubai


via CheapFlights | Dubai is one of the more open and accommodating states of the United Arab Emirates – to an extent it has to be given the huge number of foreign workers. There are, however, a number of regulations that must be adhered to, particularly because you don’t want to inadvertently end up in a Dubai jail. Some rules may be ...

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Hong Kong souvenirs even the locals love (and where to find them!)


There are souvenirs aplenty at Hong Kong‘s ubiquitous markets – try Temple Street, the Ladies Market and Stanley for the more predictable tourist tat. But Hong Kong-inspired products are taken up a notch or two elsewhere in the city, and there are plenty of fun and quirky things to take home. For home-grown brands that draw on the city for inspiration, ...

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10 Surprising Things You Can Make with Your Panini Press and Waffle Iron


via Partselect | The waffle iron and panini press have a lot in common. They both produce delightful results, but are often limited to a single purpose. Is it worth cluttering up your kitchen with single-purpose appliances? The answer is yes! By diversifying the types of foods you can make, you’ll ensure that these appliances earn their keep on your ...

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FREE Italianni’s, TGI Fridays & Ayala Malls Cinema tickets with your BPI Amore!


Enjoy the complete Ayala Malls experience! Watch the latest blockbusters at Ayala Malls Cinemas or share great food with family and friends at TGI Fridays or Italianni’s. All of these, FREE with your BPI Amore Visa card! Just SHOP ANYWHERE for at least P2,500 from July 20 to October 20, 2015, and choose from the following rewards at Ayala Malls: Register ONCE to ...

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50 Filipino foods that define the Philippines

Sisig is one the Philippines' most popular dishes.

by Maida Pineda, Candice Lopez-Quimpo | Filipino food may not be as famous as that of its Thai and Vietnamese neighbors. But with more than 7,000 islands and a colorful history, this archipelago has some delicious dishes of its own. Blessed with an abundance of seafood, tropical fruits and creative cooks, there’s more to Filipino food than the mind-boggling balut (duck ...

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