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#BreakfastDate at Pi: Breakfast and Pies  Posted on 03/02/2015
My memory of Teacher’s Village in Quezon City can be summed up in two words: counter strike (oh yes, I used to be one of the boys) and food (Maginhawa suki here!). It was one of our favorite spots when we were still in college...
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Four Afternoons in Tbilisi  Posted on 02/28/2015
Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia, is a small city tourism-wise (well, it actually depends on which areas are touristy to you or not). So when we were plotting out our itinerary, we didn’t dedicate a full day of exploring it. Instead,...
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Chinese New Year at Lan Kwai Fong Restaurant  Posted on 02/22/2015
Last Thursday, my colleagues and I planned of eating out for lunch break. The original plan is to dine at a Chinese restaurant nearby to celebrate the new year. We instantly thought of Spring Bamboo near Lamcy Plaza but when we got there,...
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#BreakfastDate at Serafina  Posted on 02/17/2015
Two Saturdays back, we spent our morning sitting in front of a perfect view of Dubai’s iconic Burj Khalifa and the motionless lake. We were in for breakfast at Serafina, an American Italian restaurant, located at a prime spot...
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DXB-BKK-MNL: Our Thai Airways Experience  Posted on 02/12/2015
Unlike other companies in Dubai, the one I was working for doesn’t provide me an annual flight ticket. So when I think of going home, I always have to plan, say, 7 to 12 months early, so I could take advantage of cheaper fares. Last...
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Kite Festival 2015 at Jumeirah Beach  Posted on 02/02/2015
Our past few weekends were pretty awesome – spending more time outdoors as much as we can, while we still can. The weather’s pleasant although it’s starting to get a little hot during the afternoon. Last Saturday was...
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Market Outside The Box at Downtown Dubai  Posted on 01/26/2015
We liked the concept of Market Outside the Box the very first time we got to experience it. It was held at Burj Park in 2014. This year, it’s in South Ridge Park, still in Downtown Dubai but a bit farther away from the busy Dubai...
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Welcoming the New Year  Posted on 01/23/2015
I can hardly believe that the first month of the New Year is about to end. And it’s funny I’m doing my first post of the year just now. Add to that that I’m writing about how I welcomed 2015. :p So here’s how we...
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2014: The Year That Was  Posted on 12/30/2014
We are about to flip another leaf on the calendar and this time with a brand new year. Cliché as it goes, time really flies so fast. Looking back on the last 12 months, it was a perfect blend of fun and challenges. Here’s...
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  • Snip-dogg06
    Snip-dogg06 07 July 2014 09:12:10

    The UAE is considered desert country but if you haven't been here or want to visit, you'll get an experience of a lifetime and you'll come away with wow, what a desert...


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