Akrame’s creative, complex cuisine
by Marielle Santos-Po - February 19, 2015 - 12:00am
Always on a hunt for new places to dine in, my husband and I were excited to try Akrame in Hong Kong.
Cannes diaries
by Marielle Santos-Po - June 9, 2013 - 12:00am
One of the most extravagant cities in the French Riviera, or what is aptly called Cote d’Azur, Cannes is the very definition of chic opulence — a true playground of the rich and famous made even more...
Deconstructed sukiyaki and other thrills at Ryugin
by Marielle Santos-Po - December 20, 2012 - 12:00am
On my recent “babymoon” to Hong Kong I told my husband that I wasn’t going to have a dining plan; for some reason I wanted to wing it, which is quite uncharacteristic of me since each trip I take...
A special journey to The French Laundry
by Marielle Santos-Po - May 17, 2012 - 12:00am
Having retained its three-Michelin-star status for the past six years, The French Laundry is quite the experience — mastering the technique of serving the finest quality of ingredients in each dish, creating...
Resolution No. 1: Eat healthy
by Marielle Santos - Po - January 12, 2012 - 12:00am
As the holiday binge comes to an end we see ourselves making our annual checklist of things to accomplish — usually a copy/paste version of the year before with optimism brewing that we can scratch it off this...
La Girolle: A true-blue Paris bistro
by Marielle Santos-Po - November 17, 2011 - 12:00am
I’m always on the lookout for new restaurants.
Grab that young Hollywood look now
by IN YOUR FACE By Marielle C. Santos - April 13, 2007 - 12:00am
With the entire buzz surrounding Hollywood’s princesses you never know what to expect, from Paris, Lindsay, Britney and the rest of the pack’s...
Walk on the Burberry side
by IN YOUR FACE By Marielle C. Santos - March 9, 2007 - 12:00am
A journey to London’s sights and scents was the beginning of a fun evening at the premiere launch of Burberry’s...
A legacy of parties
by IN YOUR FACE By Marielle C. Santos - December 1, 2006 - 12:00am
The 2006 night scene is marked by a fascinating display of the Metro’s hottest parties and most creative events. From the strictly VIP-only parties to the massive productions attended by thousands, the...
Oh! It’s Sam
by IN YOUR FACE By Marielle C. Santos - October 6, 2006 - 12:00am
Crazy, funny, charming, hot, and gorgeous are just a few ways to describe Sam Oh – ETC’s wacky host for their original lifestyle-oriented show, Rated Oh! The phrase "What you see is what you get"...
Super bods of the Century
by IN YOUR FACE By Marielle C. Santos - May 26, 2006 - 12:00am
With all the excitement on wellness and being fit in this highly advanced day and age, discipline takes a lot more than just going to the gym. Being exposed to the new exercise regimes, sports activities, and TV...
Summer’s last hurrah
by IN YOUR FACE By Marielle C. Santos - May 19, 2006 - 12:00am
The sun is hotter than ever, with a high of 37 degrees, it’s no wonder the mall is every Filipino’s favorite destination this summer. But don’t take your summer for granted, pretty soon the heat will...
Summer heats up with Kaskade
by IN YOUR FACE By Marielle C. Santos - March 31, 2006 - 12:00am
As an overnight success in the house music community, 33-year old artist-DJ-producer-writer Ryan Raddon, better known as Kaskade, can’t help but smile these days. Not only will he be touring Europe and the States,...
Cooking it up, Tuscan-style
by IN YOUR FACE By Marielle C. Santos - November 11, 2005 - 12:00am
7I’ve always been a great lover of food, be it Asian, Mediterranean, or other western cuisines – yummy food has always been at the top of my list and especially in my family’s list as well....
Interior motives
by IN YOUR FACE By Marielle C. Santos - October 14, 2005 - 12:00am
If you had a free-hand in personalizing your own room, what would it look like? Well, a simple character test will do the trick. Let the 2005 graduates of the Philippine School for Interior Design show you how....
Having a blast in Bohol
by IN YOUR FACE By Marielle C. Santos - June 18, 2004 - 12:00am
I used to spend my weekends checking out the hottest bars Manila had to offer but these days I have the need to explore the different resorts since typhoons have been storming their way up to Manila. Believe it...
Best Moments With Dad
by IN YOUR FACE By Marielle C. Santos - June 13, 2003 - 12:00am
He is your hero, your mentor and your friend. A selfless and loving man who doesn’t mind if you take his last scoop of ice cream. Yet he is strong and secure enough to carry you to your bed when you fall asleep...
A Guy Guide For Girls
by IN YOUR FACE By Marielle C. Santos - May 23, 2003 - 12:00am
Different girls have different tastes when it comes to guys. Some girls find it appealing when guys have this whole high-standard way of living, meaning they appreciate the fine things in life, be it what they eat,...
Shopping for jeans, bingeing on baguettes in Vietnam
by IN YOUR FACE By Marielle C. Santos - April 11, 2003 - 12:00am
There’s nothing quite like traveling to learn about the cultures of other countries.
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