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Wednesday, December 15, 2010

Parol - Philippines Christmas Icon

Every year the brightest and the biggest Christmas lanterns plays to the tune of inspirational x'mas songs at the country's Christmas Capital, San Fernando Pampanga.
The contests were participated by its barangays to show their devotion and creativeness of making giant lantern that is around 18 to 20 feet in diameter.

Tuesday, December 14, 2010

Symphony of Parols-Ayala Triangle Gardens

Enjoy Christmas at the newly opened Ayala Triangle Gardens these weekends.
Watch the Symphony of Parols on December 18and 19. Shows are at 6:00PM, 6:30PM, 7:00PM, 7:30PM and 8:00PM.

Tuesday, December 7, 2010

Ang Mga Kaibigan Ni Mama Susan

Bob Ong's 8th book and his first horror book is now already available nationwide.
The book format is like a diary, A day to day story of an ordinary boy, which tells about the weird things, his grandmother, about religion, a little politics, and usual comedy.

Dengue Fever

Knowledge about dengue fever

The dengue fever is a condition caused by Dengue virus, which in turn caused by some kind of mosquito Aedes aegypti as. The main symptoms of dengue are high fever, headache, joint pain, and 'rashes' that looks seen in measles.
The severe form of dengue fever in health, dengue hemorrhagic fever is, causing bleeding in various parts of the body - it is feared complication of dengue because if not treated immediately, it is fatal. Currently, no drugs that fights the virus may carry dengue. Instead, ensure that the patient has enough water in the body and have enough 'platelet' to reverse the bleeding.

Freeway Online

Freeway supplies a broad collection of smart casual and fashionable work wear clothing for that young, dynamic woman.
Freeway Online clothing
Freeway earned great recognition for being a “Fashionalistic” brand with its National Artist Collectors’ Series, which started last 2009. Freeway concerning today’s youth with our renowned Philippine National Artists as it merges Filipino culture with current pop fashion.

Friday, December 3, 2010

Anti-Mendicacy Law:Child Violence

Changing facebook to Anime or Cartoon Characters? Why?
This is for campaign against violence on children. Which turns a massive facebook profile picture change worldwide.

Christmas is coming, And this time of the year gimmicks of soliciting money arises from streets, subdivisions, and everywhere that is crowded.

This reminds me the Philippines has an Anti-Mendicancy Law known as Presidential Decree No. 1563 which was passed by the late President Ferdinand E. Marcos on June 11, 1978.
Pamamalimos at Magpalimos ay ipinagbabawal.

Thursday, December 2, 2010

New Philippine Peso Bills:Currency of Hope and Change

new BSP LogoNew peso bills starting this Christmas 2010, imagine little kids, such as grandson (apo), nephew (pamangkin), godchild (inaanak) asking for their aginaldo the new peso bills.
Starting December 17, 2010 new design peso bills will be ready in circulation.
new philippine peso noynoyThe latest security features of the bank notes include security fibers/thread, embossed prints, serial numbers, watermarks, a see-through mark and optically variable ink /device. As the value of the note goes up the amount of feature increases.

Sunday, November 21, 2010

Kookaburra Travel Lodge

Kookaburra Travel Lodge in Puerto Princesa City, Palawan recently launched a fast and secure room reservation service by adding a direct booking engine on its website kookaburratravellodge.com.  Through the new, efficient technology, securing a room in Palawan is now easier and faster for travelers around the world. More so, because it provides instant confirmation directly from the hotel.
To use the new booking engine, guests simply need to click on the yellow "Reserve Now" button at the homepage of the hotel’s official website. This will bring them to the calendar page, where they can pick out their check-in and check-out dates. After clicking "Next," guests are shown the list of available rooms with the corresponding rates, images and descriptions.

Saturday, November 20, 2010

PCSO Grand Lotto-6/55-Half Billion

It is the Highest Jackpot Prize in the History of Philippine Charity Sweepstakes.

Grand Lotto 6-55 Philippines
Nobody knows. You could be the next Half Billionaire. (or Billionaire if still no winner until year 2011)
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Monday, November 15, 2010

Intramuros-Manila

 The Walled City popular known as Intramuros as the oldest zone and historic central of Manila.
Fort Santiago Gate
 The construction of Intramuros began in 1590 and continued under many governors until 1872.

Boracay Victory Beach Resort

Victory is a nice resort to stay if you want to be in the middle of everything. All our rooms are well maintained, very clean and have beach fiew. All room facilities are in excellent work conditions.
Breakfast and food is good and cheap. All the staff is friendly and neat and always at your disposal. Diving center is really professional and not expensive.Good quality-new equipment and a fast boat to reach dive sites. In conclusion nice place to stay in Boracay station 2 especially if you like to dive.

Sunday, November 7, 2010

Shangri-La's Boracay Resort & Spa

Shangri-La's Boracay Resort and Spa are the first international luxurious vacation spot in Boracay. Placed at the northernmost point of the island, the resort is located on a hillside in a blooming nature reserve.
Shangri-La's Boracay Resort and Spa
The resort is just a forty-five-minute flight south of Manila, with relocate the time between the airport and resort of closely thirty minutes. It is the only resort in Boracay with a private jetty port.

Saturday, October 30, 2010

Human Alternative Clothing

It offers an array of fashion items such as shirt, tees, jeans, jackets, accessories and more. A clothing store for alternative lifestyle, lingerie, Gothic clothing, footwear and accessories, for all genres of alternative, gothic, punk, cyber and Dollie in Human.
There are few street-wear alternative clothing store owners who carry unique street wear clothing; thanks to the internet, you can search for and the ones that do.

Friday, October 22, 2010

Philippines First 3D Newspaper-Manila Bulletin

Last September 24, 2010, Philippines First 3D Newspaper was circulated to the country.

3D Newspapers Philippines
The Manila Bulletin is the first newspaper in the Philippines to go 3D!

Monday, October 11, 2010

Regency Lagoon Boracay Resort

An ideal location for guests looking for a little peace and quiet in a detached and relaxed environment, this oasis set apart from the Boracay crowd is Regency Lagoon Resort.
Regency Lagoon Resort
 The resort is also home to a 1,200 square meter lagoon-swimming pool, the biggest in the island.

Sunday, October 10, 2010

Galleon Andalucia-Dia del Galeon Festival

Last October 7 to 9 2010, Galleon Andalucia a 51 meter long spanish replica ship has been docked at Pier 13 in Manila South Harbor for the Dia del Galeon Festival.
Dia del Galeon Festival
The Ship was a 51 meter long by 40feet in height, comprising of six decks with a usable floor area of 320 square meters and three masts with seven sails.

Saturday, October 2, 2010

Dancing Philippines Flight Attendant

Since Dancing Inmates in Cebu becomes popular over the worldwide net, It becomes gimmicks to many Filipino commercial establishments the dancing act.
Dancing Flight Stewardes
However, this time they do it to drive attention of the customer by watch, enjoy and learn method.

Friday, October 1, 2010

SM City San Pablo

The land of seven lakes, which is Mohicap, Yambo, Pandin, Palakpakin, Kalibato, Bunot, and Sampaloc is now reached by SM - Got it All for you
SM San PabloSM second mall in the Laguna and 38th shopping mall in the Philippines opens last Oct. 01 2010.

Saturday, September 25, 2010

CEBU - Island of Festivals

Cebu City is one of the most advanced provinces in the Philippines, the leading center of trade, education, commerce, and industry in the Visayas.
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Baguio - Summer Capital of the Philippines

It was designated by the Philippine Commission as the Summer Capital of the Philippines on June 1, 1903 and took in as a city by the Philippine Assembly on September 1, 1909. 

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BOHOL - Island Paradise

Bohol is the Province of the eighth president of the Republic of the Philippines (1957–1961) Carlos P. Garcia,  who was born in Talibon, Bohol. 
 Pintados or “tattooed ones are known to be descendants of the last group of inhabitants who settled in the Philippines.

Palawan - Philippine's Last Frontier

The Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park is one of the most important biodiversity conservation areas of the Philippines located at Palawan.
 It features a stunning limestone or karst terrain that contains an 8.2 km long underground river. A distinguishing feature of the river is that it streams directly into the sea, and the lower half portion of the river is brackish and subject to tidal influence.

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Manila Zoo-Philippines Wildlife

Philippines oldest Zoo, which opened back in July 1959.
Address is located at the Adriatico Street, Quirino Avenue, Manila.
Manila Zoo opens from 8 am to 6 pm every day.

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Chocolate Clothing

Until lately, chocolate has purely been a sweet luxury. Now chocolate is a tangible used to establish other items that normally aren't meant for eating, containing clothing.
chocolate clothing philippines
Chocolate clothing, like many other fashion pieces that appear on the high-fashion runways, naturally isn't realistic for day-to-day life.

Tuesday, September 14, 2010

Tribal Gear

In 2009, they celebrate twenty years of Tribal Gear, the first all-embracing Westcoast Lifestyle clothing brands. The primary concept in arrears Tribal in 1989 yet corpse now.
Tribal Gear philippines
To appear for who they are collectively and speak themselves through our art, lifestyle and images without settlement. Their feeling is that they have never lived in a cultural box. Being products of Southern California, they have been exposed and have contributed to what is now considered to be the Westcoast Lifestyle. A mixture, mashed up blend of their own reality and experiences.

Tuesday, September 7, 2010

21st Philippine Travel Mart - PTM 2010

Last September 3 to 5, 2010 at the Mega Trade Halls of SM Megamall held the 21st Philippine Travel Mart (PTM)
Organized by The Philippine Tour Operators Association (PHILTOA) in cooperation with the Philippine Department of Tourism, Philippine Airlines, Primer Group of Companies, Smart Communications, Tourism Infrastructure, Enterprise Zone Authority, Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR), Philippine Tourism Promotion Board, Resorts World Manila, Citibank, Patio Pacific Boracay, Marco Polo Davao, The Legend Palawan, Hilton Cebu Resort & Spa, Maribago Bluewater Beach Resort, Jeepney Tours, San Miguel Brewery, Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority, and Boracay Tropics Resort Hotel.

Thursday, September 2, 2010

RPG Metanoia-Philippines First Full Length 3D

This coming Metro Manila Film Festival or MMFF 2010 which are started on 25th of December every year will show the first full length 3D Animation in the Philippines. RPG Metanoia won't be completed through partners Thaumatrope Animation, Ambient Media and ABS CBN Star Cinema.

The story of a devoted online gamer named Nico, who is an eleven year old boy lives a normal child's life. However, when he is playing the Massively Multi-players Online Role Playing Game or MMORPG named Metanoia. He is an unexpected vagabond equipped with a magic yoyo and with remarkable speed and agility in his skill set.

Basics On The Syma S107 RC Helicopter

"The first characteristics of the syma s031 chopper are that it uses 'AA' batteries. This is also the case with other models like the Syma s107 model. The Syma S031 3 channel RC helicopters is weapon with the cutting-edge gyroscope system and it is presented in larger scale. The perfect flying will be obtained by the full-function trim control whether you are using this model or the syma s107 model.
CHANNELS FOR THE ELECTRIC RC HELICOPTERS
i. the 2-channel RC whirlybird
ii. the 3-channel syma s031 chopper:
Those wishing to get started with an electric RC helicopter can either opt for the 2-channel or 3-channel and by so doing you can never go wrong on these choices even as a beginner because for you to control the motions of the Syma S031, you require to use those channels.

Wednesday, September 1, 2010

Candie's

Candie's is a brand of clothing and accessories founded in 1981. Originally it was only a line of shoes, the brand was purchased by Iconix Brand Group in 1993. Since 2005, the Kohl's Corporation had exclusive rights to the Candie's brand in all departments except shoes.
The current poster girl is actress Lea Michele.

Friday, August 27, 2010

Philippine National Anthem-GMA7 60th

Philippine national anthem -- Lupang Hinirang -- spotlighting the brightest Kapuso stars

Andres Bonifacio and Katipuneros
This new theatrical version retells Philippine history through a succession of carefully-crafted and astonishing reenactments of historical events from Lapu-Lapu's victory over Magellan's troops in the Battle of Mactan to the Filipinos' peaceful revolt in pursuit of democracy in the 1986 People Power Revolution at EDSA.
National Flag Philippines
This task was done in close coordination with the National Historical Commission of the Philippines, who acknowledged the Network's efforts to transfuse nationalism and patriotism among the Filipino people.

Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Residencia Boracay

Residencia Boracay Resort, a beach front hotel at Station 1, is designed to provide a refreshing retreat away from the crowds of Boracay White Beach. Perfect for families couples and "barkadas" looking for value for money, convenience, comfort and style.
Residencia Boracay resort
The hotel was completed last April 2008. It offers numerous budget options from the Super De Luxe and De Luxe Select rooms with private verandas viewing the sea, the modern De Luxe rooms, to the cozy standard Superior rooms. All of their rooms are air-conditioned, with cable TV, personal refrigerator, and hot/cold water shower. Daily breakfast is included for adults.

Hang Ten

hang ten clothing
"Hang Ten" brand was founded in early 1960 in the United States, California. It was surfing clothing brand, subsequently began to get involved in other leisure clothing. The brand name derived from the English "hanging ten" word, meaning feet close surfboard, represents the spirit of surfing.

BAYO

Bayo presents bits of fix clothing from blouses, tees, pants, jeans, skirts, accessories such as footwear, bags, jewelry and other goods, which can be absolutely be combined and compared.
bayo clothing
It intents to produce a lifestyle for women by given them with a diverse range of products that female teeners and yuppies depend on for style.  "Bayo," an Ilonggo term which means, "dress" in English was chosen by the owners of the company since they are from Bacolod.

Monday, August 16, 2010

Transparent Government - P-Noy Official Website

New President Benigno "Noynoy" Aquino III website launches today.

A user friendly website of the philippines president will prove us a "Transparent Government"

Because P-Noy wants to hear from you.

Uniqlo

Uniqlo is a ' company Japanese , which designs, produces and sells casual clothing for men, women and children.
Uniqlo makes clothes from a concept very precise: the company intends to clothes as "components" with which to build your wardrobe, as separate "pieces" of a puzzle whose final result is the choice of everyone and from which you want to offer the maximum of possibilities in the fields of the form both of the color.

Monday, August 9, 2010

Argonauta Boracay Resort

The Hotels’ remarkable ordinary setting at first tended to as a private residential property.
Argonauta Boracay
Since the opening end of 2011, many emigrants living in South East Asian Cities were fascinated by our Hotel’s personal atmosphere, relaxed individually formed rooms, modern apartment suites and private villas, all dominated by the breathing Boracay ocean views.

Monday, August 2, 2010

Discovery Shores Boracay

Placed in one of the foremost shores in the world, the resort attributes eighty eight deluxe guestrooms furnished with only the best niceties and a world-famous spa within its advertised architecture.
Discovery Shores Boracay
It is one of the Boracay island's influential resorts and a beloved of the most selective local and international travelers. It grasps the contrast of being the first Philippine resort included in the unique Small Luxury Hotels of the World collection.

Sunday, August 1, 2010

JACLiner-Free Wi-Fi On Board

Free Wi-Fi nowadays is commonly accessed on restaurants, Cafe's, gasoline station, Hotels, and SM Malls establishment to attract more costumers. But can you imagine free Wi-Fi while on board in the philippines.
free wif-fi on boardGood news to all MetroManila and Southern Tagalog regions passengers because JAC Liner provides it first, hopefully other bus companies serve it too for free.

JAC Liner Wifi Bus

Saturday, July 17, 2010

The Biggest Loser Pinoy Edition - ABS CBN

After gaining popularity in US and Asia, "The Biggest Loser" is now on Philippines Television to challenge Pinoy's who are overweight and will battle it out to lose weight. This will soon air its Philippine edition on ABS-CBN! The one who will lose more weight will go to the next round and the least weight lose will be eliminated.
ABS CBN Pinoy Biggest loser
They are now searching for contestants for the reality show!

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Best Beaches and Islands

The Philippine archipelago is composed of 7000 islands choose from world-famous beaches to secluded one's, and additionally, you'll definitely be able to justify your title as a beach bum.
The archipelago’s distinct topography may have affected the country’s contagiously laid back and additionally light world as the locals truly know what “island living” is all about. Tourists from all over the world are immediately entranced by the beauty of the Philippine seashores. You'll come up with everything you need here.

Tagaytay Wingate Manor

Welcome to Tagaytay Wingate Manor! The area has many attractions including Summit Ridge Promenade and Picnic Grove. Another point of interest in the region is Taal Volcano.
Tagaytay Wingate Manor
Enjoy brunch, lunch and dinner in the restaurant of this 3-star hotel in Tagaytay , where you'll find something for every palate. To you want low-key dining options, barbecue grills, cafe and picnic area. You can also approach the bar or lounge to have a drink after a long day. During your trip to the Philippines, be sure to take time out to relax in the massage parlors or treatments available. For your leisure, nothing like a swim in the outdoor pool at the hotel. The reception has qualified staff available 24 hours you will provide assistance and tour ticket.

Monday, July 12, 2010

Spider House Boracay Resort

The Spider House is an honestly rare place of residence, in a magical location of Boracay.
Spider House boracay
 First, they built and moved into the Spider House back in 1990. In the beginning, this was their family home where they raised their children and lived for four months of the year. At some point, they decided to open a house to let everyone enjoy its beauty, and the Spider House Resort was born.

Monday, July 5, 2010

Ambassador in Paradise Resort

The rarely designed of 5-Star Resort is settled straight in one of the best sand beaches in Southeast Asia, overlooking the Boracay crystal clear blue sea.
Ambassador in Paradise Resort
With fifty well-appointed large guest rooms equipped with balconies, a Gourmet All-Day Dining Restaurant with an authentic Italian design and Wood-Fire Built Pizza Oven, and a Beachside Swimming Pool.

Friday, July 2, 2010

MMDA now on Twitter - Metropolitan Manila Development Authority - tweetMMDA

Are you always looking for traffic updates? Now technology comes into the rescue.
It's Twitter!!!

MMDA Twiiter Account
Yes, MMDA is now on Twitter with username as tweetMMDA

Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Cebu Pacific

Cebu Pacific Air is a low-cost airline based in Manila in the Philippines. This is the second company after Philippine Airlines. Its main base is at the Manila International Airport Ninoy Aquino with another hub at Mactan-Cebu International Airport.
It is a subsidiary of JG Summit Holdings, controlled by the Chinese-Filipino family Gokongwei. In September 2010, the company became famous for establishing the safety danced. A video taken in flight by a mobile phone shows hostesses with the safety while dancing on a title of Lady Gaga. More than 7 million people have seen this video. Following criticism from union staff, particularly speaking of "machismo" stewards of the same company made ​​a similar demonstration in October.

Jollibee Foods:No.1 Fast Food Chain in the Philippines

Jollibee Foods Corporation is number 1 Fast Food Chain in the Philippines and World in the near future. This year Jollibee Foods will open 100 new stores for pizza chain Greenwich, Jollibee Foods will set up 30 more Jollibee Chain, while Chinese fast food chain Chowking will open 40 restaurants. "For both Greenwich and Chowking, we have been focusing on renovation in the past six months because it helps boost same-store sales," Chowking and Greenwich President Ariel P. Fermin told reporters.
After opening Jollibee branches at different location in US and Asia, Now they will build 60 new stores in China, which accounts for the bulk of the company’s international expansion efforts. "Our foregoing expansion priorities are still in China. We are at the same time looking in India and Indonesia," Jollibee Foods Chairman and Chief Executive Tony Tan Caktiong told reporters after the company’s annual stockholders meeting in Ortigas Center.

Monday, June 28, 2010

Pearl of the Pacific Boracay Resort & Spa

The Resort has over sixty agreeable guest rooms and suites equipped with private bathrooms, air-conditioning, mini-bar, cabled television, telephone service and a 24-hour room service.
Pearl of the Pacific Boracay Resort & Spa
All rooms have verandas overlooking the beach, the pool and a tropical garden and hills. They have been operating in Boracay for more than a decade now, established in 1984; we were among the first few properties in the island to welcome and extend warm service to its early tourists.