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Weekends Away: Corregidor Island

Weekends Away: Corregidor Island

Corregidor is a small, tadpole-shaped island that was fortified due to its strategic location at the entrance of Manila Bay in southwestern part of...

Events

Ambassador Amanda Gorely at the Anzac Day Dawn Service

Ambassador Amanda Gorely at the Anzac Day Dawn Service

Speech by H. E., Amanda Gorely Australian Ambassador to the Philippines during the Anzac Day Dawn Service Libingan ng Mga Bayani, Taguig 25 April...

Business

Sunny Sonny Story: Making The “Right To Light” A Reality

Sunny Sonny Story: Making The “Right To Light” A Reality

ENERGY In the Philippines alone, around 16M families have no access to electricity. With the absence of a steady energy source, these families...

Video of the Week

The Longest Island to Island Zipline in the World (Hidden spots of Philippines - Sablayan Mindoro)

 

Here in Sablayan, Mindoro at Presing and Parola Park is the longest zipline in the world (as they say)! Watch our adventures as we travel through Mindoro and explore the islands of the Philippines. Filipino-Americans foreigners show why it's more fun in the Philippines in their adventure through the islands.

 

Expatch Calendar Weekly Highlights

Monday, 2 May 2016

❀Ayala Museum: Secord Quarter Writing Workshops - Creative Writing for Young Adults with Mina Esguerra

Time 9:00am - 12:00pm
Venue Ayala Museum, Dela Rosa Street corner Makati Avenue, Makati City, Metro Manila
Description Course schedule: 2, 4 and 6 May 2016 Php5500 ~ Regular | Php4950 ~ Discounted | For more information and reservation, please call 759-8288 loc. 35 |

❀ The Podium: Summer Getaways and Dining Deals

Time 11:00am - 10:00pm
Venue The Podium, 18 ADB Avenue, Ortigas Center, Mandaluyong City, Metro Manila
Description A world of discovery 2016! Experience the best summer get away at The Podium. | ~ Summer Getaways @ThePodiumMall | Win 1 of 9 Best Summer Getaways for a minimum spending of Php1500 from any shops and restaurants at The Podium. Destination: Discovery Shores, Club Paradise Palawan and Country Suites Tagaytay. Promo: 15 April to 15 May 2016, Mallwide. | ~ Dining Deals ~ Enjoy exclusive discounts and treats this summer when you dine with your BDO card and select restaurants at The Podium. Participating companies: Bono Gelato, Cinnabon, Eric Kayser, Burgoo, Borough, Gino's, LES Bagels, Schmidt's Hotdogs, Madeca, etc. 1 April - 31 May 2016, Mallwide. |

❀✽ City of Dreams Manila - Nobu Hotel's Mother's Day Package - Spoil Your Mom!

Time 2:00pm
Venue Nobu Hotel, City of Dreams Manila, Aseana Avenue, Parañaque City, Metro Manila
Description Bond over a luxurious stay for two on her special day. Avail of Nobu Hotel Manila's Mother's Day Package for as low as Php11500 nett, overnight stay, complimentary breakfast spa treatment at Nobu Spa for two (2) and a lovely floral box arrangement for mom. | Booking period: 1-30 May 2016 | Stay period: 1-31 May 2016 | For booking and enquiries, please call +632 800 8080. | For room rates, please visit http://cityofdreams.com.ph/promotions/nobu-mothersday. |

Tuesday, 3 May 2016

☆ Summer Frolix 2016 at Plantation Bay Resort and Spa

Time 8:00am - 5:00pm
Venue Plantation Bay Resort and Spa, Mactan Island, Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu
Description For its 20th Anniversary Treat, Php20,000nett for 3-night stay, Plantation Bay Resort and Spa invite you to Summer Frolix 2016. Avail of special discounts on food and beverage. Plus, get a gift certificate for your next visit! Only limited number of rooms available at this rate! | Open to Philippine residents and balikbayans. Excluding peak and black-out dates. Conditions apply. | Call us at our Manila office at 632 844-5024 to 25. | For more information, please visit http://plantationbay.com/. | For this promo: http://plantationbay.com/english/pbrsat20.html |

♔Soccer School Philippines: Summer Camp 2016

Time 9:00am - 5:00pm
Venue Football Clinic Venues: Treston International School, Beacon International School, Gatorade Chelsea FC Blue Pitch, Alabang Country Club, Manresa School Parañaque ... and more!
Description Note: Time varies per venue. Please contact them on the numbers provided below for exact time slots per class. Thank you. | Summer Camp 2016 is from 5 April to 31 May 2016! Enrol your kids in a football clinic for summer with goalkeeper's training, open to ages 4 years old and above. | Football Clinic Venues: Gatorade Chelsea FC Blue Pitch, Alabang Country Club, Kings School Manila, Treston International School, Beacon International School, Manresa School Parañaque and Tribeca Private Residences. | To register please contact: +632-807-0278 or +63917-538-7589 | Email: info.chelseafcssph.com | Facebook page: chelseafcssph | Instagram/Twitter: @chelseafcssph |

Sale: Summer Show Sale (50% off on Keds, Pony, Skechers, Sperry, etc.)

Time 10:00am - 7:00pm
Venue UP Balay Kalinaw, UP Diliman, Quezon City, Metro Manila
Description Fit in a new you as as UP Organization of Business Economics Majors (OBEM) brings back SHOE SALE. Enjoy choice picks from Skechers, Sperry, Keds, Pony, and Polo by Ralph Lauren—with up to 50% off. | Visit us at UP Balay Kalinaw from May 3-7, 2016. The store will be open from 10 am- 7 pm. Invite your family and friends and enjoy the Summer with new styles. See you there! | This event is in partnership with ClickTheCity.com, 1 Digimedia Audiovisuals, Inc., Aktivshow, PYE.ph, and Manila Shopper. | For more details, visit and like Shoe Sale’s official Facebook page or please contact Mark (0917-727-8366) or JJ (0905-445-5902).

 

Sports Schedule from Howzat – Week 5 – April 2016

Take your pick. Basketball, football, motorsports, martial arts, rugby and more! Howzat Sports Bar provides the comfort and...

Sports Schedule from Howzat – Week 5 – April 2016
posted on: Apr 29, 2016 | author:

Expat Residential Option: Where to Settle Down in Subic Bay

Subic Bay area is among the ideal places that expats can consider when looking for a place to settle and retire. Since the place...

Expat Residential Option: Where to Settle Down in Subic Bay
posted on: Apr 27, 2016 | author:

Is Too Much Sun Exposure Bad For Your Eyes?

We all know the dangers of the sun to our skin, but did you know that it’s as important to protect your eyes from the sun as...

Is Too Much Sun Exposure Bad For Your Eyes?
posted on: Apr 26, 2016 | author:

In Tagalog: Matanda, Bata

Antonyms (People) Translation: Matanda – (noun, adjective) old, elderly Bata – (noun, adjective) child,...

In Tagalog: Matanda, Bata
posted on: Apr 26, 2016 | author:
Safety and Health at Work: Workplace Stress

Safety and Health at Work: Workplace Stress

posted on: Apr 25, 2016 | author:

April 28 is World Day for Safety and Health at Work. This day was declared by the International Labour Organisation (ILO) “to...

Sports Schedule from Howzat – Week 4 – April 2016

Sports Schedule from Howzat – Week 4 – April 2016

posted on: Apr 22, 2016 | author:

Enjoy watching your favourite sports LIVE on HD at Howzat Sports Bar! Our lineup this weekend includes Super Rugby, Motorsports,...

The Coaching Kata Workshop with Mike Grogan

The Coaching Kata Workshop with Mike Grogan

posted on: Apr 20, 2016 | author:

Mike Grogan is a Motivational Speaker and Leadership Coach from Ireland who found his home here in the Philippines. He travelled...

The Miracle of Music: Andrea Bocelli Live in Manila 2016

The Miracle of Music: Andrea Bocelli Live in Manila 2016

posted on: Apr 19, 2016 | author:

In 1958, an Italian couple was advised by their doctor to abort their unborn baby boy due to predicted disability or birth...

In Tagalog: Aklat, libro

In Tagalog: Aklat, libro

posted on: Apr 18, 2016 | author:

Translation: Book     Write the author.   On the 23rd of April, the world celebrates International Book Day or...

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