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A great Friday brunch at the Four Seasons Amman

If only all trips could start out like this: After a great flight halfway across the world on Gulf Air's very spacious and comfortable...

Gulf Air from Bahrain to Amman, and a Four Seasons welcome...

So I got to Bahrain in a pretty painless way, being one of 7 people in a Gulf Air flight in a pretty spacious...

On board Gulf Air from Manila to Bahrain and the Middle...

Hello from several thousand feet up in the air, on a Gulf Air flight from Manila to Bahrain. I think we're somewhere over the...

Chilean artist Claudio Bravo at Manila’s Metropolitan Museum next month

This is a photo of a coffeetable bookwith one of my favorite Bravo paintings on the coverAt the National Day celebrations of Indonesia tonight...

The sweet and good life in Chiba, and EBTG

The day before I left Tokyo for Manila, I accepted an invitation from a friend to stay at his weekend estate in Chiba Prefecture,...

Soprano Katrina Saporsantos performs at the CCP on August 29

As part of its program to promote outstanding young Filipino artists, the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) is presenting soprano Katrina Saporsantos in a...

Cooking on pure inspiration, thinking about somebody I used to know

Tonight I made dinner for some neighbors I haven't seen in a long time, as we all have been very busy living a Travelife....

Slimming DVD is bestseller for online shopping in Japan

When I'm in another country, I love checking out what the locals are buying because this is an indicator of what's happening in the...

Kenya, you’re up next in our Travelife…

Last night I finished the book "Out of Africa" written by Karen Blixen, a Danish lady with a passion for travel and culture, who...

Wagyu barbecue lunch on a Tokyo rooftop

This weekend I hosted a barbecue wagyu lunch on my rooftop in Tokyo for all the friends visiting Tokyo from Manila for the four-day...

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