Month: May 2015

The best yakiniku restaurant in Tokyo is called Champion. And they serve slices of shabu-shabu meat in the yakiniku style.

Today in Tokyo, living a #Travelife, we had a very nice yakiniku lunch. I was hankering for very good Japanese beef, especially after my lousy steak yesterday. The choices for lunch today were a Western-style steak, Japanese teppanyaki steak, shabu-shabu or yakiniku. THE CHAMPION OF YAKINIKU I left it to someone else to decide and …

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Saturday lunch at Ivy, a very popular restaurant in Daikanyama, Tokyo. And about a steak I couldn't eat.

Today in Tokyo, living a #Travelife, I had lunch with some neighbours at a very popular restaurant called Ivy in the fashionable Daikanyama area of Tokyo. It was a perfect day and so we decided to walk to Daikanyama for a little exercise before a big lunch. The Ivy is really popular so you need …

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Rustan’s brings forth Fashion Globalization as they bring Thomas Pink to Manila

Rustan’s Department Store, home of upscale brands delights, yet again, fashionable globetrotters as they bring to Manila the epitome of traditional British shirtmaking brand – Thomas Pink. This luxury clothing brand that originated in Jermyn Street, London started back in the 18th century, when a tailor named Mr. Pink designed the very iconic hunting coat. …

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Japan's best hotel for 2015 is the Aman Tokyo in Otemachi. And about my own private office in Tokyo.

So this week, in Tokyo, living a #Travelife, I’ve literally been living at the Aman Tokyo, which is currently Japan’s best hotel, hands down. Yes, I’ve stayed everywhere in this country, and for 2015, Aman Tokyo is definitely the best hotel in Japan. It’s not cheap either, but you certainly get what you pay for in …

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French Film Festival celebrates 20th anniversary in the Philippines

    As France and the Philippines reach a high note in        their bilateral relations following the historic state visit of French President François Hollande to the country last February, cinema continues to serve as a bridge between Filipinos and the French through the French Film Festival. This year, the French Film …

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BRUCE LIM, TATUNG SARTHOU AND SIDER TADTAD TEAM UP FOR F1 HOTEL MANILA’S 3RD FILIPINO FOOD FESTIVAL

F1 Hotel Manila will launch its much-awaited gastronomic adventure as it now goes on its third year! Prepare to fill your palate with our distinct Filipino flavors as guest chefs recreate some of the country’s most popular dishes from Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao in LUZVIMINDA 3: Pistang Pinoy. Taste and savor authentic Filipino dishes masterfully …

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Take a Bite of the World at SIAL ASEAN-Manila 2015

The world’s largest food innovation observatory from France, Salon International de I’Agroalimentaire or SIAL, sets sail on a voyage to tap the wondrous potential of the ASEAN food market and share the plethora of flavors that abound within each region. Eyeing a nation rich in cultural heritage and biodiversity, SIAL headed southeast and docked on …

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Microtel by Wyndham awarded 7 TripAdvisor Certificates of Excellence

Recognized as one of the best hotels – as reviewed by travelers on the world’s largest travel site – Microtel by Wyndham® in the Philippines received seven TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence awards for its different properties across the country, with one entering the Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame. Now in its fifth year, the …

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DIAMOND HOTEL PRESENTS FEASTS FROM THE FILIPINO KITCHEN

Prepare your taste buds for an outstanding gastronomic feast to celebrate the country’s Independence Day at Diamond Hotel Philippines. From June 3-14, 2015, the hotel’s Corniche restaurant buffet will present Feasts from the Filipino Kitchen, featuring the famous Philippine Lechon as prepared by homegrown culinary personality Dedet dela Fuente Santos of Pepita’s Kitchen. Feasts from …

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