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Roel's Bookshop is probably Maginhawa's best-kept secret.
Let us set the scene: It is 6:00 p.m. on a Thursday night and Metro Manila is alive—as it always is. The usual rush hour means people everywhere are hurrying to get elsewhere, but as you walk along the busy street of ...
 
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As of February 17, there are currently 171 persons under investigation for COVID-19.
As the spread of COVID-19 shows no signs of slowing down, it’s time to bookmark the Department of Health’s online tracker for COVID-19 if you want to stay up to date on what the World Health Organization (WHO) calls “public enemy number ...
 
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Francesco Ricasoli is the 32nd baron of Brolio in Chianti.
Baron Francesco Ricasoli of Brolio, the oldest estate in Chianti, was recently in Manila to dine with fellow wine lovers and to share his celebrated wines.Francesco Ricasoli, 32nd Baron of Brolio The 32nd baron of Ricasoli resides Castello di Brolio, a family-owned fortress ...
 
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What's extremely clear in this script is that Star Wars is good when there is consequence.
Sixteen pages into the recently leaked script for Duel of the Fates—which may or may not be completely fake—an alien is executed by a lightsaber guillotine. Five pages after that, Kylo Ren's face is violently mutilated by a surge of red lightning. ...
 
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It's alarming, to say the least.
The airport and, by extension, airplanes have always been a cause for concern when it comes to hygiene. We're not kidding when we say there's a coughing epidemic in both areas. A face mask can only do so much, however, as a new study ...
 
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High fashion turned home furniture.
There’s a new showroom in town, and it’s bringing the best of fashion furniture to the Philippines. Sovrano is Living Innovations’ latest and most luxurious showroom, featuring pieces from three iconic Italian fashion houses: Armani/Casa, Bottega Veneta, and Fendi Casa.Sovrano is giving ...
 
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Is the NLEX Harbor Link our last hope?
The Department of Public Works and Highways has spoken: EDSA traffic will soon be less of a headache than it currently is. We know it isn’t a complete 180-degree turn, but Secretary Mark Villar expects a relatively huge reduction in traffic—by almost 30 ...
 
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The collective talks about its upcoming curated space, art mediums, and more.
More and more are turning to photo and video as art mediums. As a celebration of both art forms, Art Fair Philippines is amping up its photography and film sections this year. The sections will focus on photography and video as contemporary ...
 
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Paintings and sculptures—presented in an immersive and engaging way.
The newest art show in town has just opened. ALT Philippines 2020, the brainchild of 10 of the city's leading galleries, promises to create 'new ways of presenting and experiencing art' and that's exactly what it delivered. From established to up-and-coming artists, ...
 
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We skip a long drive in the countryside and take the pony car for a spin to an art show.
There’s a certain stereotype attached to owners of cars like the Ford Mustang whether we care to admit it or not. Immediately our minds go to preconceived notions about what he or she might be like—perhaps he’s a showoff who spends his ...
 
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When it comes to your wedding party, bear gifts they will actually enjoy.
Groomsmen gifts can be pretty tricky. “It’s the thought that counts,” they say, but what do you really want to convey with shot glasses, bag tags, and beer mugs? The only thing these communicate is the lack of thought put into them. Ditch ...
 
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From nods to the New Yorker and Tintin to subplots buried in the background.
A new Wes Anderson film means a new Wes Anderson film poster, and the illustration for The French Dispatch by artist Javi Aznarez is a thing of typically Andersonian beauty.It's a lovely little pastiche of a mid-century magazine cover published by the mag at ...
 
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The immortal Enrile.
Earlier today, February 14, Juan Ponce Enrile was found in his home still alive and kicking after turning 96 years old.Enrile was born on February 14th, 1924 in Cagayan. In his long career in politics, he has assumed the offices of Secretary ...
 
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It’s the Oscars of luxury properties.
Forbes Travel Guide 2020 Star Awards has unveiled its list of the most luxurious hotels, restaurants, and spas in the world, and a total of 15 Philippine hotels and spas were awarded five and four-star ratings from the prestigious award-giving body.This is ...
 
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The saying "the rich get richer..." rings especially true now.
You've no doubt heard the saying "the rich get richer and the poor get poorer" multiple times. But how true is it exactly? Very accurate it seems, according to Wealth-X, a firm that studies the world's wealthiest individuals.The company's latest report, the Very High Net ...
 
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The Manila mayor shows some support for the embattled network.
“Ito na ang mahiwagaaaaang black box!” (Here are the magical black boxes!) said Manila mayor Francisco “Isko” Domagoso in a Facebook post. He was referring to ABS-CBN’s TV Plus, a digital box or digibox for televisions. The digiboxes were officially turned over ...
 
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It will use the funds for expansion in the provinces.
Doubledragon Properties Corp. is planning to list shares in a real estate investment trust (REIT) worth up to $1.3 billion or around P66 billion starting this year for the next five years. The listed property development giant co-founded and chaired by Edgar ...
 
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The space is masterfully transformed by its new Italian tenant, but the influence of the cultural artist can still be felt in the details.
Barely an hour into his first day back in Manila, Italian Luca Bombeccari found himself walking along McKinley Road—barefoot—with his friend, the late Carlos Celdran trailing behind. He couldn’t remember the exact date, but it was around the first week of January 2018 for ...
 
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Bob's Watches has five incomparable versions of the watch for sale right now.
Talk for longer than a couple of minutes to anyone who's really into watches, and you're pretty much guaranteed to hear some version of the following: "A watch tells a story." Yes, in the era of smartphones and fitness trackers, a mechanical ...
 
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The most symmetrical, most pastel-colored, most whimsical scenes you ever saw.
The trailer for Wes Anderson's next film, The French Dispatch, is here, and to nobody's surprise, it looks extremely Wes Anderson-ish.Now you've seen that trailer, you'll know that that description undersells it a bit. This is not just a very Wes Anderson trailer. It ...
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