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Restaurant Review

Yes, there’s a live pig at Ambos Mundos

By on January 30, 2013
My idea though of a good restaurant is that it should provide good food at very reasonable prices. The ambiance, no matter how quirky or how fancy it may be, comes next or even last on my list. If I want a trip down memory lane, I could just go to a museum any time of the week.
Restaurant Review

Searching for Humba at Fely J’s Kitchen

By on January 23, 2013
Let me get this straight first: humba is not the same with adobo. It is a completely different creature. It is usually characterized by a slow-cooking process, which yields a soy-based sauce that is darker and slightly sweeter.
Metro Manila

Parish of the Holy Sacrifice | Diliman, Quezon City

By on July 29, 2012
If not for a small metal cross, the Parish of the Holy Sacrifice, a small church in the University of the Philippines in Diliman, could easily be mistaken for a flying saucer.
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San Agustin Church | Intramuros, Manila

By on July 28, 2012
The Church of the Immaculate Conception of San Agustin or more popularly known as the San Agustin Church in Intramuros, Manila is considered as the oldest church in the Philippines.
Metro Manila

San Sebastian Church | Quiapo, Manila

By on June 5, 2012
Jutting out of the Manila cityscape are the two pointed Gothic spires of the San Sebastian Church, the only all-metal church in the Philippines.