Jill Bantang

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North Wing in Maginhawa by Arianne Bautista & Louise Delos Reyes

There will never be an end to my fixation with chicken wings. A fact I’m holding on to as long as I can chew, taste and digest. At the time I heard …

Cooking

Ryza Cenon's PaBurrito - Ulam in a Burrito

How often do you hear your good old Pork Adobo wrapped as a burrito?<p>Even in the age of millennials, there are still humans hiding in their narrow …

World Trade Center

CRU Steakhouse in Marriott Manila Hotel

For how many times in the history of being together, I’ve mentioned to O how eager I was to go back to CRU Steakhouse. It all circulated within our …

Grilling

CDP Global Table in Rockwell

Leaving the house, casually dressing up to dine and unwind in Rockwell is an exercise I don’t mind repeating thrice a week. As one of my favorite …

Ice Cream

Wingstop in Promenade Greenhills

Chicken wings occupy a big space in my heart. That’s the truth. Expressing myself to you succinctly, all chicken wings stores in the metro, I pay …

Cooking

Say Farewell to Magnum Manila on July 26, 2015

Music to my ears, Sound of Music’s song “So Long, Farewell” slowly sings like a repetitive machine. Sad to admit, <b>Magnum Manila</b> needs to march towards …

Ice Cream

Costa Coffee Opened Its 1st Branch in Eastwood

The cool kids will love the idea that <b>UK’s #1 coffeeshop chain</b> is now in Manila!<p>Last <b>June 29</b>, Costa Coffee opened to the public its first branch in …

Coffee

Le Petit Souffle @ Century City Mall

Why should you follow the road to Century City Mall?<p>Aside from the restaurants I have in mind like <i>Hole in the Wall</i>, <i>Arrozeria</i> and <i>X.O. 46 Bistro</i>, …

Dessert

To Lantau Island, Hong Kong

On our 4th day in <b>Hong</b> <b>Kong</b>, without parents, Reine and I excused shopping for a bit and planned the entire day for Lantau Island.<p>To get to Lantau …

Tim Ho Wan Glorietta Makati

It has been more than a year and the crowd is still wild for <b>Tim</b> <b>Ho</b> <b>Wan</b>. I won’t deny my personal feelings for the brand. And I totally understand why …

Food & Dining

Seoul South Korea - First Night at Residence Unicorn

<i>Annyeonghaseyo!!!</i><p>We took the evening flight to Korea, together with the family except my dad. 🙁 Screw you meetings, you stole my dad from our trip. …

Korean Food

New Snack Alert - Nova Jalapeño Spice

I would always run to <b>Nova Country Cheddar flavor</b> as my go-to snack if I feel like eating junk food without the guilt. Through Jack N’ Jill’s …

Food

US Potato Board Recipes - Potato Wedges and Potato Waffles

The common question I receive from being a food blogger is this, “Do you cook?” Dang! And I give them an answer, “Hmmm… If I have the time.” Hahaha! …

French Fries

Travel Guam - Jamaican Grill

Only a few meters away from our hotel <b>Pacific Star Hotel</b>, it’s easy to notice Jamaican Grill each time we drive out of our hotel. Without the car, we …

ArroZeria - Where Rice is the Hero

We are part of a rice nation. And rice, is our hunger’s hero. As Filipinos, even if we are already introduced to various cuisines, rice is still …

Food Crawl in 5 Restaurants at Trinoma

Trinoma Food Crawl Presented by Yummy Magazine<p>Your belly is missing out a lot if you haven’t brought it to a food trip at Trinoma, Quezon City. Yep, …

Big Buddha at Lantau Island, Hong Kong

From the cable car’s window view to <b>Lantau</b> <b>Island</b>, the sight of Big Buddha can already be seen. For a closer look, you have to walk and climb all the …

China

Seoul Korea - The Subway Guide

The easiest way to get around a foreign country is to rent a car and be in control of your own schedule. Our family has been relying in car rentals …

South Korea

My Bucket List - Skydive Guam

<b>“There’s no way, but up!”</b><p>The mantra that played repeatedly inside my head when I woke up at 5 in the morning, on the day of my scheduled skydive.<p>I …

Mr. Pizza from Korea - Now in Manila

To all pizza freaks, K-Pop and Koreanovela fanatics and foodies reading this post, the <b>no. 1 pizza chain in Korea</b> is now in Manila! <b>Mr. Pizza</b> joins in …

Travel Guam - Lone Star Steakhouse

Food carries the heaviest baggage of my purpose for travelling. On top of seeing the world from my perspective, I have the appetite to taste what …

Texas

Seoul Korea - Cat Cafe in Myeongdong

“Meow!” the sound of a cat mesmerizes my sister Reine wherever we go. She hears the sound and she chases it like she smells fresh muffin out of the …

Qi Wellness Living in Tagaytay - Your Next Dating Spot

Satisfied with the restaurants you frequent in Tagaytay?<p>I’m not. And I want to keep on exploring more!<p>From my recent trip to Tagaytay, the favorite …

Shades of Grey

Holy Crab! in BF Homes, Parañaque

I crossed the border of my comfort zone and went straight to the south for our “Saturdate.” I’m a lucky girl for having a partner who doesn’t …

Ice Cream

KFC Chizza - Buzz Feed Worthy Snack

I’ve been a fan of KFC for their innovative brains! Who would forget the slamming double down varieties, including the <b>epic double down dog</b>, which was …

Genius

Sabao Soup Bar in Salcedo Village Makati

At this Filipino soup bar, ramen is so yesterday and Filipino soup is forever.<p><b>Sabao Soup Bar</b>, another restaurant opened by <i>Mothership F&B</i> group (Erwan …