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Why “The Ruins” of Bacolod Was Built and Why You Need to Visit it

Amidst the hectares of sugar cane plantation lays the famous “ Ruins of Maria Braga Mansion”. Built in 1900’s by sugar business tycoon Don Mariano Ledesma Lacson, it…

What it’s like to Travel to Malapascua Island for less than P2,000 ($45)

No “white sand beach” list in the Philippines would be complete without including Malapascua Island in Northern Cebu. Dubbed as the Maldives of the Philippines (I haven’t been…

Chef Paolo Pelosi Brings Michelin Experience to Cowrie Cove

Immersed in his native Italian cuisine, recently appointed Executive Sous Chef Paolo Pelosi goes out of his comfort zone and swims into new waters to handle Cowrie Cove, Shangri-La’s…

This Hotel Jen’s Promo Will Help You A Lot on Mother’s Day

This coming Mother’s Day never missed the chance of expressing your heartfelt gratitude to your mom by bringing her to Hotel Jen – Latitude Restaurant on May 10,…

81 Grandest Pictures From the 81 Provinces of the Philippines

With 7,107 Islands, a land area of 343,448 square kilometers, Philippines is bigger than Italy, Britain or North & South Korean combined. I’m sure you’ll have a hard…

How to Know the Best Restaurant Without Checking Online

Whenever I go places, it has been my custom to try and taste the local cuisine. This is a philosophy you should always have to fully enjoy the place…

Acqua Cucina Italiana Delivers New Menu By Chef Franco

Shangri-La’s Mactan’s Acqua Cucina Italiana restaurant welcomes guests with a renewed menu formed by resident Italian Chef Gianfranco Pirrone. Chef Franco, as he is commonly called, gets from…

Hotel Jen Manila: See How Easy You Can Enjoy This Easter Sunday

Looking for some EGG-tivities this Easter Sunday? Bring the whole family at Hotel Jen Manila on April 5, 2015 from 11:30AM to 3PM as we prepared exciting treats…

Shangri-La s Mactan Welcomes Summer

Year-round sunshine, prestine azure waters, widest stretch of white sand and countless water activities and underwater fun will welcome guests at Shangri-la Mactan, Cebu. The ultimate venue for…

Shangri-La’s Mactan rated as One of Asia’s Top Resorts in TripAdvisor poll

Shangri-La’s Mactan, Cebu was announced as Asia’s 4th “Top Resort for Families” and the Philippines’ “Top Family Resort” in the latest TripAdvisor Traveler’s Choice poll. TripAdvisor as the world’s…

Check Out Hotel Jen Manila’s Best Chinese New Year Staycation Deal

Featured Cover Photo by: IQRemix Join us as we say Kung Hei Fat Choi to 2015 and celebrate the year of the sheep, a year of good fortune…

Hotel Jen Manila Celebrates Valentines Day With Special Dining And Room Offers

Celebrate the most romantic time of the year with Hotel Jen Manila ’s “Love Me Do” promo from February 13 to 15 then welcome the propitious Chinese New…

Hotel Jen’s Indulgent Surprises for this New Year Coming Your Way

Hotel Jen Manila, formerly Traders Hotel Manila, presents leJendary room offers and indulJent surprises for all Jen’s friends to welcome the New Year 2015. Located on Roxas Boulevard…

The El Nido Palawan You Haven’t Seen Yet

You’ve seen the panoramic beauty of El Nido Palawan in different travel mags and blogs. Its karst limestones formation, its idyllic collection of lagoons, its extraordinary marine biodiversity,…

Here’s What to Expect When Tides Re-Opens

Shangri-La’s Mactan Resort & Spa, Cebu’s  Tides welcomes back loyal diners after an extensive six-month renovation. The 372-sitter all day restaurant re-brings with a vibrant, modern, light-colored interiors….

Jolly Holly Days with Hotel Jen Manila

Newly re-branded Hotel Jen Manila rekindles the Yuletide season of giving & merriment with indulJent surprises and special treats shared best with family and friends until January 14,…

Lo and Behold, Hotel Jen is Here!

When Traders Hotel Manila thought of rebranding its brand, the management believed that it should focus on catering the new generation of independently minded business and leisure travellers…

Say Goodbye to Traders Hotel, Hello to Hotel Jen!

With the “fresh, friendly and trouble-free” jenre of Hotel Jen, a  new brand of Hong Kong-based Shangri-la International Hotel, Hotel Jen aims to cater the new generation of…

12 Travel Apps You Should Download for Your Next Wanderlust

Planning for your next trip? Download these travel apps today and your next wanderlust will never be the same again. From a currency converter to an offline map…

10 Tips for Packing Your Travel Bag You Shouldn’t Ignore

10 Simple Tips for Packing Travel Bag That Are Often Neglected Preparing a baggage is not an easy task for some travelers. A simple decision making can seriously affect…

Casa Verde Cebu : An American Dining Experience in the Heart of Cebu

Full parking lots, endless queuing customers patiently waiting to be seated, countless orders coming in and out of the kitchen and diners enjoying their plates are normal scenarios…