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Photographs: Patrick Uy In the heart of Quezon City lies the neighborhood of New Manila, long known as a prestigious residential district, and here SkyVillas at One Balete has risen to keep up to par with its gated mansions and ancestral homes. Developed by Philippine Realty & Holdings Corporation, SkyVillas at One...

Good food, drinks, music, and a cozy ambiance make up a night well spent with friends. As you end the work week and enjoy your salary (before it runs out!), head over to these chill hangouts if you’re heading to the Ortigas area. Bar One at Holiday Inn Manila Galleria Holiday Inn’s Bar One Bar One is a casual lounge...

The Next Innovation in TV, the Samsung QLED TV (Photographs courtesy of Samsung Philippines) Watching TV has changed through the years and is now more central in the lives of consumers. From being a mere source of entertainment, TVs are now considered as windows that let users experience the world right from their...

(Image courtesy of Marco Polo Ortigas Manila) Motherhood is heroic, involving countless of sacrifices physically, mentally, and emotionally, not to mention financially. This Mother’s Day, pay tribute to the most important woman/women in your lives and show them how much you appreciate and love them. No material thing...

By Chesca de la Cruz The newest face of Bench, Pietro Boselli It’s almost summer and the temperature is heating up! Leading local brand Bench is bringing the fun with its Spring/Summer 2017 collections and newest Bench endorser, Italian engineer, lecturer, and model Pietro Boselli. Pietro Boselli’s campaign for...

By Arrian Guevarra The stunning al fresco setup (Photographs courtesy of Makati Shangri-La) Makati Shangri-La treated the country’s authorities in weddings and celebrations to an intimate afternoon to celebrate the artisans who work hard to give every bride and groom an experience that’s utterly unforgettable. The...

It’s a match!: Author Therese and her husband, Isa, whom she met on Tinder By Therese Yee-Sandoval Today’s dating scene is very different from what it was during our parents’ time. Now, with our ADD generation, dating has moved online. What used to be a drawn-out process has now been reduced to six pictures, 500...

Lion dance, a Chinese New Year tradition (Photo courtesy of Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria) A celebration of the ancient Chinese people’s triumph over the mythical creature Nian, Chinese New Year has always been a grand affair filled with fireworks, lanterns, and everything red—a tradition believed to be the reason...

Image (right) courtesy of @piawurtzbach instagram The whole world zooms in on the Philippines as we play host to the 65th Miss Universe pageant. This endeavor was undertaken by LCS Holdings Inc. During the swimsuit presentation in Cebu, Asian Dragon spoke with LCS Holdings, Inc. President and Chairman Luis “Chavit”...

A major milestone in the history of Metro Manila Film Festival, Sunday Beauty Queen bags the coveted prize for Best Picture. The documentary is the first to make it to the much-anticipated film festival’s slate and the first to win the award. The plot revolves around domestic workers in Hong Kong, highlighting their...