Starbucks Philippines to launch reusable cups, tumblers, straws

via rappler.com -Starbucks Philippines is going the greener route, just in time for Earth Day on April 22. After launching 4 new frappucino flavors for the summer, Starbucks has surprised customers yet again with its new sustainable collection of reusable hot and cold cups, tumblers, and straws, all available starting Read more »

Cadillac, Chrysler, Lincoln Continental: How Philippine presidents rolled in style

By CNN Philippines – Inside Quezon Memorial Circle is a contemporary museum that hosts 13 luxury cars of the previous presidents of the Philippines — from Emilio Aguinaldo to Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo. The National Historic Commission of the Philippines (NHCP) has maintained the cars since 2008, and later signed a memorandum Read more »

Northern Blossom Flower Farm: Atok’s floral carpet

By Ivan Jim Layugan/rappler.com – Much like people who go to safaris for a genuine experience of the wild, some travelers have been flocking to gardens lately to see flora in its natural habitat. The Northern Blossom Flower Farm in Atok, Benguet, has been dominating social media for quite some Read more »

Does Holy Week still matter to Filipinos?

By Nicole Soriano/nnphilippines.com – Manila (CNN Philippines Life) — On the surface, the Christian faith appears ingrained in the lives of many Filipinos, with over 80 percent of the Philippine population identifying as Catholic. Every Sunday, families gather together and pack their local parishes; priests preach with conviction to a Read more »

How Marvel’s first featured Pinoy superhero can save society

By Jonathan Lansang/abs-cbn.com/ancx – The world could always use more heroes. Next month, the hero coming has Filipino comic book fans buzzing. Her name is Wave, and she is an all-new superhero from the Philippines created by Greg Pak and our very own Leinil Francis Yu. There isn’t much known Read more »

These vintage Italian posters prove Pinoy films were being screened in Europe as early as the ‘60s

By Jerome Gomez/abs-cbn.com – Three weeks ago, Archivo 1984 gallery at the La Fuerza compound in Makati screened the documentary Happy Days Are Here Again. It’s a Cirio Santiago production that weaves together many musical numbers from our big studio films from the 50s to the 70s, each segment introduced Read more »