Free COVID-19 swab tests for domestic tourists starting November 1

Starting November 1, tourists can have free COVID-19 swab tests for domestic travels around the Philippines.  According to a report from the Department of Tourism (DOT), the program is part of the Department’s extensive efforts to market and promote the country as a safe tourism destination and pave the way to a more robust recovery …

Mariott and other Hotels in Metro Manila now open for Staycation

My Staycation at Novotel Deluxe room at Linden Suites Staycation in Metro Manila is possible and safe again. Get ready to plan your holiday stays in the Metro from this list of hotels with Department of Tourism (DOT) Safety Seal Certification. The DOT is only allowing accredited accommodation establishments (AEs) to accept guests checking in …

Black Friday 2021 Sales to Avail: Sculptshe Shapewear products

Black Friday is one of the best days for e-Commerce sales throughout the entire year. It’s also the greatest day to go online shopping.  This Black Friday is a more favourable day to shop for body shaper products on Sculptshe as you’ll find significantly greater discounts on its website. I understand how frightening it is …

The most valuable garden investments that you can make

Gardens and backyards are some of the most underutilized spaces that we have. Far too many people neglect their use and there are a couple of reasons why. For starters, people have this idea that you have to invest a lot of time to make your garden look great. While it’s true that the more …

8 things to love about Baliwag Lechon Manok this pandemic

Almost everyone who grew up in the mid ‘90s knew the ‘lechon manok’ craze the Baliwag Lechon Manok brand had spurred. Folks in and outside the Metro have a soft spot for this roast chicken kiosk that is named after its founder’s hometown Baliwag, Bulacan.  To me the brand holds a special place in my …

What to Pack for a Boracay Adventure

It’s common for some people to pack last minute and regret what they brought or didn’t bring for the beach trip afterwards. I used to procrastinate on organizing what I should pack and end up forgetting some useful items or feel bad leaving an extra pair of sandals that could have made my trip better …