CCL Café (CAFÉ, CHÁ E LEMBRANÇAS) opens in Arnaiz, Makati

Located at 910 Arnaiz Avenue in Makati City, CCL (CAFÉ, CHÁ E LEMBRANÇAS) Cafè is what its name suggests: a place to create memories over coffee and tea. With a menu that currently features pasta, waffles, and caffeinated beverage, CCL Cafè is a gorgeous coffee bar that caters to the working and business people around …

CCL Cafe revived my love for Portugal, and it saved me

I have to confess. My love for travel and journaling might have died a slow death during this pandemic but not solely because of the coronavirus – on a greater part, by who I turned out to be coping with the challenges. I tried to resuscitate what’s left in my system but for months I …

Loving the Antipodean Cafe experience in Legazpi Village, Makati

My sixth visit to Antipodean COFFEE + CAFE + CULTURE in Makati was extra special. One of the owners, Ms. Ina, cheerfully greeted me at the entrance, took my temperature, and hinted she knew my friend was waiting for me at the back area. She then guided me to where my friend was seated and talked …

Yellow Bird Cafe x Kitchen in Mission Hills Antipolo

From the glass-walled building to the hanging soft lights to the undaunted décor – not to mention that ambiguous name (is it the song or is it really a bird? a yellow bird) – you’ve got to love this diner-cum-coffee shop.  Dine at the bar or at the main room to enjoy a plate of …

BRKD CAFE in Angono, Rizal

The newly opened BRKD CAFE is a long-awaited upgrade from a concept mobile cafe/bar to an “operational shop” that benefits coffee enthusiasts in the neighbourhood of Angono AND the local coffee industry as well.  When I first visited this cafe, I was with my friend Lady (who is a COFFEE EXPERT). We decided to try …

Wanna try the world’s best coffee at Florentine Grand Hyatt Manila?

Canisters of Port of Mokha displayed at Grand Hyatt Manila Pool House Rather than just ordering another mediocre cup of coffee for the sake of selfies or wifi availability, why don’t you experience coffee unlike anything you’ve ever had before? At Florentine Grand Hyatt Manila, you can enjoy these coveted beans, regarded by coffee connoisseurs …

PTT SCTEX Bamban, Tarlac: More than just your gas station

When was the last time you gave a gas station a second look? Most of us just pass through and head on to our destinations. But time and again you encounter a station that makes you stop and think — “Hmm, maybe I’ll pass this way again.” The PTT gas station in SCTEX Bamban, Tarlac is one …

Geláre: Australia’s much-loved dessert café, now in Manila

Three things stand out at Geláre in Uptown Mall BGC that need mentioning: (one) its gourmet ice cream is airless, with real flavor and no artificial ingredients; (two) it offers ice cream flavors that are Vegan and Halal certified; (three) it serves to-die-for waffles! Offering melt-in the mouth gourmet ice cream that is 100 percent airless …

Mio Gelati opens its Flagship Store in Ayala Malls Vertis North with new premium dessert creations

Mio Gelati opens its flagship store Friday, Nov. 10 in Ayala Malls Vertis North. Bloggers and Press people came to the event to celebrate with Mio Gelati, know about its upgraded menu as well as enjoy the taste of its new premium dessert creations! From a gelato stand to a mobile truck, Mio Gelati has …