Month: August 2015

30% off on New World Manila’s Vietnam Food Festival for Travelife Magazine readers. Plus an exclusive Vietnamese cooking class on September 12.

#Travelife with us to Vietnam via the New World Manila’s Vietnam Food Festival from September 1 to 12. During this period, master chefs from the New World Saigon will be preparing exquisite Vietnamese specialties as part of the lunch and dinner buffet at the Market Cafe Restaurant of New World Manila. Receive a 30% discount …

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Dune London Autumn/Winter 2015 Collection

This season draws focus to reinvention. Influences are taken from the present-day modern icon, while textures and colours are revitalised, developing through the season from fresh and neutral to rich and luxurious. Shape and texture is still heavily influenced by the Seventies era, while deep dusted metallic and midnight tones make for a dramatic day-to-evening …

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2nd MANILA INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL EXPO SLATED AT SMX

INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL EXPO (I.T.E.) SERIES 2015, one of the most exciting travel expositions in the country, is set to open its Manila doors at the SMX Convention Center, SM Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City on September 24 to 26 to welcome thousands of travel enthusiasts looking for great deals from top suppliers. Already successful …

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An early flight to Hong Kong, Sex and the City for breakfast, and a hot springs weekend in Hokkaido.

With President Ramos at the Manila Golf Club last night,living a #Travelife Good morning at 730 AM from the airport lounge in Hong Kong, living a #Travelife. Or at least trying to. I was on the 520 AM flight out of Manila, which is way too early for me to be anywhere, considering I was …

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Hot springs weekend in Hokkaido and two weeks on the Silversea Explorer ship

So by this time tomorrow, I’ll be in Hokkaido, spending a long weekend at a hot springs, living a #Travelife. And then I’m jumping on a Silversea Explorer ship that will navigate the truly rarely trodden destinations of Japan and South Korea over a period of two relaxing weeks. It’s for this reason that I’ve …

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Doing over 10,000 steps on the FitBit while the world stock markets drop. And about the million dollar question.

fitbit.com So yesterday morning, there I was at the office living a #Travelife, and on the phone to an old friend in Singapore. I’d called her just to shoot the breeze about the state of the world’s stock markets, and miraculously I’d managed to catch her on her mobile phone for her precious five minutes …

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Photos from the very successful 2nd L’Aperitivo Italiano at the Makati Diamond Residences organised by the Embassy of Italy, the Italian Chamber of Commerce and Travelife Magazine

H.E. Massimo Roscigno and Madame Agnes Roscigno of Italy,with guests Last night, in Manila living a #Travelife, the second L’Aperitivo Italiano party took place with great success. Over 300 people joined us to party and to talk Travel and Life all night, at this wonderful chill event organised together with Ambassador Massimo Roscigno and the Embassy …

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Paella lunch for two at Donosti and afternoon tea at the home of the Ambassador of India on a Black Monday

Yesterday, which was the kind of Black Monday I have not seen in a very long time in my #Travelife, I had a tapas lunch with someone and then I spent a very pleasant afternoon at India House, the residence of the Ambassador of India, having afternoon tea with the wives of the ambassadors. A …

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Driving around Manila, listening to a Swing Out Sisters’ song about a fool

Today, in Manila on a long weekend, living a #Travelife, I decided to take a new set of wheels on a first test drive. I drive everywhere in the world, but I haven’t driven myself in Manila in something like 20 years because the traffic here is just crazy and many drivers simply don’t follow …

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The Vantage at Kapitolyo

Rockwell Primaries Lauches The Vantage at Kapitolyo: Where Everything Comes Together (Manila, Philippines) 11 August 2015 – Rockwell Primaries continues to expand its property portfolio of well-designed living spaces where buyers can gain the best value for their money through The Vantage, it’s first high-rise and integrated vertical village development in Kapitolyo, Pasig City. Recently …

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