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Essentials you'll need on your next trip to the Land of the Rising Sun.
With the Japanese government relaxing its reins on visa requirements for Filipino tourists and businessmen, it’s imminent that a trip to the East Asian country is in your near future. If you’re looking to avoid overpacking and work on a must-bring list, here ...
 
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Time to use the KonMari method on your suitcase.
One of the greatest pains when it comes to traveling is packing. Filipinos, in general, tend to fill their suitcases with too many clothes, toiletries, and shoes in an attempt to be prepared for any situation.If you correctly trim down the items ...
 
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Earthquake damage can lead to serious secondary disasters if unattended.
In the aftermath of an earthquake, it's perfectly reasonable to feel rattled. You mustn't forget, however, to assess your home to make sure its structural integrity isn't compromised—even if it seemingly made it through unscathed.Town & Country consulted structural engineering expert Emilio ...
 
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Ever wondered why the Philippine passport switched from a green color to maroon?
Passports are a way to convey a country’s national identity. In fact, the color of a passport cover is in itself indicative of its origin country’s characteristics. And while each country is given complete freedom in choosing a passport color, the decision ...
 
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Because travel and style have always gone hand in hand.
Luggage has certainly evolved over the years. First, there was the steamer trunk which eventually gave way to the suitcase, all leading to today's smart luggage. Arranged alphabetically from Away to Valextra, these are the top luggage brands that have been trusted ...
 
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Because good table manners are a must.
The basics of proper eating are common knowledge. Everyone knows that you work your way from the outside to the inside (nearest to your plate) when selecting cutlery for each course. But there's certainly a lot more to formal dining than just ...
 
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Don't leave without trying at least one of these iconic dining establishments.
The dynamic city of Singapore is a commercial hub that's seen many fine establishments come and go. This makes it a challenge for chefs and restaurateurs to up their game and explore the new and the bold. If you ever find yourself ...
 
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Holiday weight gain is real.
There’s plenty to look forward to during the holidays. Trimming the tree, shopping for presents, celebrating with dear family and friends, and of course, the many feasts. All the decadent dishes and treats can, however, put a damper on your diet or ...
 
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These travel add-ons will make life on the road much more comfortable.
It's an understatement to say that traveling comes with its little inconveniences—long, uncomfortable flights, baggage theft, unstable connections are just the half of it. Here are some innovative travel accessories that promise to rid you of these discomforts while you're on the ...
 
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Basic manners matter most during a negotiation with a potential client or while presenting the company’s latest numbers to your seniors.
Basic manners matter most during a negotiation with a potential business client or while presenting the company’s latest numbers to your seniors.Aside from the ABCs of professionalism like dressing properly or coming on time, here are a few more notes on good ...
 
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There's a lot to eat, see, and experience at this neighboring East Asian country.
Newly opened establishments worth your attention  A post shared by ????? (@man_manomozzarella_bar) on Jun 22, 2018 at 8:33am PDTTaiwan may not be top of mind when it comes to cheese, but Man Mano is the first to put it on the map as ...
 
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As the famed Boracay island prepares for its reopening, learn the different and new ways to enjoy the island.
This week’s news of Boracay’s 10-day dry run opening has everyone excited to visit the pristine island soon.While new rules have been implemented, there are various other ways to enjoy the island life. Perhaps the most credible source on how to do ...
 
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Award-winning restaurants, unique retail concepts, and festivals rooted in tradition characterize this Japanese city.
Newly opened establishments worth your attention A post shared by ?????? Hilton Osaka (@hiltonosaka) on Aug 7, 2018 at 3:55am PDTThe recent renovation of the second floor of The Hilton Osaka has introduced four new dining establishments. One of these new spots is ...
 
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Say you were caught in a downpour in transit. This is what you need to do to save your clothes.
Got caught in a shower? Here's what you need to do to make yourself presentable again.Shoes: Stuff with crumpled-up newspaper and dry slowly, away from direct heat. Before they're entirely dry, insert cedar shoe trees to make sure they dry out evenly and ...
 
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The lifestyle entrepreneur shares her tips on traveling with kids.
How exactly does a Spoiled Mummy travel? She brings her whole house with her. And more.Our June digital cover girl, Grace Baja, shares her must-have items when she travels, her top secrets and tips, and her favorite hotels and destinations. A mother ...
 
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Put that plane ticket to better use through these creative travels.
A single social media post holds so much power that it can influence our daily decisions. For avid traveler Candy Reyes-Alipio, a Facebook friend’s post brought her all the way to Vietnam. She had backpacked in the Southeast Asian country in the past, ...
 
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Sometimes, agelessness is a matter of dressing.
As you age, your style should evolve along with you. After all, the last thing you want is to look older than you are. Apart from harsh makeup and overstyled hair, these are the fashion items that can add years to your ...
 
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The Crystal Skye can take you anywhere in the world, and even back in time, as you party in the sky.
It was like time travel, as the Crystal Skye flew back in time. After witnessing a majestic New Year’s Eve fireworks display on a barge in Sydney Harbor, passengers of the private aircraft then flew to Honolulu, Hawaii to celebrate New Year’s Eve ...
 
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Don’t let the heat get in the way of you making the most of this time of year.
This year, the Philippine summer is expected to reach dangerous levels. Aside from heading to the beach, here’s what you can do to cool down.A post shared by LANAI (@lanai_manila) on Apr 14, 2018 at 2:21am PDTShop LANAI’s newest collaboration with Bohemian ...
 
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Singapore Airlines says business class passengers on its new Boeing 787-10 planes will enjoy maximum comfort.
The popular vote in the air travel hierarchy has lately shifted to Business Class, with advanced features almost as good as First Class, but less expensive.In a groundbreaking event on March 28, Singapore Airlines and Boeing introduced an ergonomic answer to the ...
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