Month: July 2014

See you in Cebu for CITE 2014, July 24 to 26, at the Waterfront Cebu City Hotel

CEBU INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL EXPO (CITE) is the biggest and the most exciting travel exposition in the Visayas region, and Travelife Magazine, the leading travel & lifestyle publication, is a proud partner. It’s set to open its doors once again at the Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino, in Lahug, Cebu on July 24 – 26, …

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The best scrambled eggs in France are at the Grand Hotel de Bordeaux

We at Travelife Magazine join the rest of the world in offering our sympathies to the families of the ill-fated Malaysian Airlines flight, and in condemning this most senseless and unfortunate tragedy. •••••••••••• THE BEST SCRAMBLED EGGS IN FRANCE In the last 15 days, going around France and Spain, living a Travelife, I’ve eaten what …

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A wonderful holiday in France and Spain, including Bordeaux, San Sebastián and Paris

At a lovely chateau in France Good evening from the most civilized middle of nowehere possible in France, living a Travelife. I just finished a six course dinner that ended up becoming eight courses, and then some. So very delicious, in fact, that we’ve decided to have dinner there again tomorrow night, In the Loire …

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Lunch in Bordeaux with Edouard Miailhe, owner of Chateau Siran

The other day in Bordeaux, living a Travelife, we drove to the town of Margaux to visit Edouard Miailhe, a friend from back in Asia and the owner of the Chateau Siran. IMPRESSIVE PROVENANCE Chateau Siran is the oldest family-owned winery in Margaux.  Edouard’s family bought the Chateau Siran in the mid-19th century from the …

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Wine tasting at Chateau Figeac and dinner at the Hostellerie de Plaisance in St. Emilion, Bordeaux

The other day in Bordeaux, living a pretty liquid Travelife, we spent a very nice afternoon around the town of St. Emilion, and then ended the day with dinner at Bordeaux’s best restaurant. The entire day was very enjoyable and eventful, and we ended dinner at 1 AM in St. Emilion, walking through an empty …

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A Filipino fusion farewell dinner for two ambassadors, with singing waiters and 30 guests

Tonight was an enjoyable and eclectic sort of evening, in Manila, living a never-ending Travelife. I hosted a farewell dinner for two ambassadors — the ambassadors of Israel and South Africa —  and we had a total of 30 guests. And, as all these 30 guests are quite used to attending such dinners, I wanted …

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Travelife with us to exotic Morocco, November 16 to 24, 2014

Experience exotic Morocco with Travelife Magazine  November 16 – 24, 2014  * See the Imperial cities of Fes and Marrakech * Visit lovely Meknes, a UNESCO World Heritage site * Experience life in a Berber village in the Atlas Mountains * Drive along the famous promenade of exciting Casablanca  PLUS  * Shop the ancient souks of …

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