Features Articles


Famous Lines from Rizal

Features, Hitlist · June 18, 2016

Jose Protacio Rizal Mercado y Alonso Realonda, also known as Rizal, was born on June 19, 1861 in the town of Calamba, Laguna. He was the seventh child of Francisco Mercado Rizal and Teodora Alonso y Quintos. He has traveled in a number of countries in…


The HUB: Newest Local Shopping Destination

Features, Products · June 17, 2016

At Manila’s Queen of Streets Escolta lies a new space for sellers of interesting artworks, innovative food items and up cycled clothes, to name a few. Hailed as the central business district during the Spanish colonial days, 98BCollaboratory brings back the rich history as they bring…


It’s the 118th Year of Philippine Independence!

Features, Hitlist · June 11, 2016

This year marks the 118th year of Philippine Independence. How much do you know about this national historical event? Check out this infographic and remember what our nation’s heroes did for us to enjoy the freedom we are experiencing today. Have a Happy Independence Day!

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Spotlight’s on for the Wandering Weekend Warrior

Features · May 31, 2016

Travel hugots and Philippine destination puns have been viral on the web. We’ve seen and share these posts on social media and got entertained as it tackles things about traveling that most of us can relate to. Behind these posts is a wanderlust that brings out…

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On the rise: Street Art Scene in the Metro

Art + Design, Features · May 27, 2016

Seeing beautiful walls on your way to work or home only proves that the art scene has been evident in the society especially around the metro—Intramuros, Marikina, Bonifacio Global City and Quezon City, among others. Public spaces are perfect as a venue for creating art since…


What’s on For Kids: 5 Activities To Do with your Little Ones

Collection, Features, Hitlist · May 17, 2016

Having a kid in the family is exciting. This only means a spending quality time with the youngest family member as you watch him grow. No matter if you’re going to stay home or spend the day out, you will definitely have fun doing the things…

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The Big One: How prepared are you?

Events, Features · May 11, 2016

Coach Manny Batungbacal of University of the Philippines Mountaineers Safe and Rescue Team (UPM SAR) conduct an earthquake and tsunami awareness and preparedness seminar at the TeamManila Graphic Design Studio, May 5. In the seminar, he discussed what are the things to when the disaster strikes….


Ready to take a dip? Here are the best swimming destinations in the country.

Features, Hitlist · April 28, 2016

(image credit: Fransisco Guerrero/@studioguerrero) From the 7,107 Philippine islands, we are truly blessed to have a number of pristine beaches here. Every once in a while we need to experience #VitaminSea—but which one should we visit first? 1. Benj Ramos is an explorer and a visual…


First time traveler? Here are the things you need to know.

Collection, Features, Hitlist · April 18, 2016

If you’ve always been afraid of heading on to new adventures, you will never go places. Worry no more because we’ll make it easy for you. Straight from the travel bloggers, here are the things that you need to know before climbing the highest peaks or…


Spotlight’s on for Reese Lansangan

Features, Music · March 3, 2016

Reese Lansangan is a 25-year old multi-awarded creative with notable work in the fields of art, design, fashion and music. She has recorded an album entitled “Arigato, Internet!”, participated in an art exhibit, got invited as a speaker in several talks and was featured in huge…