Month: September 2012

Rizal Park goes eco-friendly with rainwater and solar-powered lamps

The Philippine Department of Tourism  (DOT) invited Travelife Magazine on a Rizal Park tour, and Dani Elevaso, one of our Travelife interns, volunteered to go and write about the experience. Yesterday, she sent in this piece: “On a dull, hot Monday spent at home, I usually just go on my computer and busy myself with …

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Dinner with the Flowers Club, an after party at Dillinger’s, and dresses from Tinsley

Even in a never-ending Travelife, tonight was a really fun evening. I received an invitation for dinner from Daphne Teo, Deputy Head of Mission of the Embassy of Singapore, to be her guest at the dinner of the Flowers Club tonight. She was hosting dinner at the embassy and the invitation said “smart casual.” When …

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PATA 2012 Opening Night in Manila: way more fun in the Philippines

Tonight, in Manila living a Travelife, I crossed town again in pretty horrendous traffic to attend the gala/ welcome dinner for the opening of the PATA (Pacific Asia Travel Association) Travel Mart 2012, the biggest travel trade event in the region. The welcome dinner was organized by the Philippine Department of Tourism and co-hosted by …

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Cellist Antoni Inacay performs at the CCP on September 26

If you’re in Manila and looking for a Travelife, head for the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) this Wednesday, September 26, for a wonderful performance by the cellist Antoni Inacay. This is part of the CCP’s young artist series, and Travelife is happy to help promote this series and to publicize the talents of …

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