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Anton Diaz
Manila,Philippines
Founder and Digital Publisher, OurAwesomePlanet.com
Interests: second is photography, i'm addicted to the internet. we already cut off our cable subscription and get exclusively all our information from the internet. my first love is bl, and third is internet marketing. we love to travel specially to the different beaches in the philippines. i am a marathoner and continues to love to r
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THE DALMORE is a British luxury brand and one of the world's most revered Highland Single Malt Scotch Whiskies. We were invited to a tasting of 3 expressions--The Dalmore 12, The Dalmore 15, and The Dalmore King Alexander III--with Adam... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at OUR AWESOME PLANET
BEER BELOW ZERO (BBZ) is a Filipino-invented refrigeration technique where the beer--stored at -8 to -12 degree environments--are served ice cold but not frozen. The brand was created by Luigi Nuñez, Vinson Co Say, and Jay-jay Angala on May 16,... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at OUR AWESOME PLANET
Bonifacio Global City fills its bare walls with gorgeous murals for the 2nd time in their ArtBGC Festival 2016. Working closely with Bonifacio Art Foundation, Inc. (BAFI), LeBasse Projects and Honeycomb Communities assemble a talented group of local and international... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at OUR AWESOME PLANET
Monkey Bay is a wine from New Zealand with fantastic grape varietals whether it's a Sauvignon Blanc or a Merlot. Once a year during the full moon Monkey Bay creates a wonderful experience for its consumers with great wine, food,... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at OUR AWESOME PLANET
The 2013 earthquake may have caused serious damage to Bohol's popular churches and structures, but that doesn't stop tourists from coming as there is more to Bohol than its Chocolate Hills, cute tarsiers, and old churches. Join us as we... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at OUR AWESOME PLANET
When it comes to cheesecakes, Chef Gregory Guy has it all figured out—making one isn’t hard, and that’s the beauty of it! After taking a culinary course at the prestigious Le Cordon Bleu in France, Chef Guy journeyed into entrepreneurship... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at OUR AWESOME PLANET
Henann Resort Bohol is the biggest luxury resort in Panglao island, with a 6.5-hectare property sitting on the shores of Bohol's famous Alona Beach. Henann is named after its founder Dr. Henry Chusuey and his wife Ann (hence the name... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at OUR AWESOME PLANET
Whammo’s is the mouthwatering super soft choco fudge - rich chocolate cake with fudge filling. I remember getting addicted to it at one point because it’s one of our favorite baon in the 90’s. This past weekend some people in... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at OUR AWESOME PLANET
Casetta del Divino Zelo is an Italian pizza and pasta place in Silang, Cavite operated by the Daughters of Divine Zeal. I got a foodie tip back in 2014 about this small place with huts, serving pizza and tiramisu by... Continue reading
Posted May 20, 2016 at OUR AWESOME PLANET
The Bellevue Resort is a luxurious 5-star resort situated on the peaceful shorelines of Doljo Beach, Panglao Island, Bohol. It's perfect for families both looking for quiet leisure time and fun-filled activities on their Bohol vacation. Our family escaped to... Continue reading
Posted May 18, 2016 at OUR AWESOME PLANET
One of the must-do activities in Bohol is watching the dolphins swim in their natural habitat near Pamilacan Island. It's recommended to get the Bohol Island hopping tour from the resort you're staying at, but you can also book a... Continue reading
Posted May 17, 2016 at OUR AWESOME PLANET
VA BENE is an artisan Italian restaurant by Chef Massimo and Carolyn Veronesi. It started off as a humble pasta deli in Petron Edsa on the corner of Pasay Road and, after much success, opened its second branch in BGC.... Continue reading
Posted May 16, 2016 at OUR AWESOME PLANET
POP CAFE is the first Liquid Nitrogen-charged Popcorn Cafe in the Philippines by Kettle Korn--originally created by RFM's Joey Concepcion--and is the latest craze in enjoying this popular snack. This is the first time I've seen liquid nitrogen used in... Continue reading
Posted May 16, 2016 at OUR AWESOME PLANET
Our NOBU HOTEL Staycation is one of the most awesome stays we've had in Manila with the family. It's conveniently located, the rooms have elegant Japanese-inspired interiors, the famed Nobu Restaurant is found here, and there's an awesome view of... Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2016 at OUR AWESOME PLANET
Related Blog Post: SUP Tours Philippines: World Class Stand-Up Paddle Eco Tours in Loboc, Bohol! The Fox & The Firefly Cottages in Loboc is the bed & breakfast place of Fred & Joan Soupart of SUP Tours Philippines. We stayed... Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2016 at OUR AWESOME PLANET
Vigan is the third oldest city in the Philippines following Cebu and Manila. It is famed for the Philippines' most beautiful street Calle Crisologo, that brings back history which rivals Intramuros. The streets are cover with cobblestone lined with old... Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2016 at OUR AWESOME PLANET
The Ilocos Region, consisting of Ilocos Norte and Ilocos Sur, may sound like a daunting place for first-time visitors. Often, our friends and relatives ask for a dozen Vigan Longanisa, a bottle of Sukang Iloko, a bundle of Native Garlic,... Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2016 at OUR AWESOME PLANET
Related Blog Post: The Fox and the Firefly Cottages Experience in Loboc, Bohol (Photo Essay) Stand Up Paddling (SUP) is the latest eco-adventure in the Philippines. And if you ever find yourself down south in Bohol, don't miss the chance... Continue reading
Posted May 11, 2016 at OUR AWESOME PLANET
Related Blog Post: NOBU MANILA: The Art of the Nobu Hotel Staycation in Manila! @CityofDreamsPH The NOBU SUNDAY BRUNCH is a well-curated Japanese-Peruvian-Filipino buffet of the best of Nobu in City of Dreams Manila--Sushi/Sashimi, Hot Dishes, Kushiyaki, Meat Carving, and... Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2016 at OUR AWESOME PLANET
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180 meter long Sand Art depicting the core message of Human Nature's Save Our Seas Festival or SOS Coastival. Meant to be a Green alternative to Labor Day Weekend, the event was host to people from all walks of life... Continue reading
Posted May 7, 2016 at OUR AWESOME PLANET
KIWA is an authentic, fine dining Korean Grill by the Kung Bok Kung restaurant group. The name "Kiwa"--the traditional Korean roof tile--was used in Manila so that it can be easily pronounced by Filipinos while still highlighting its Korean roots.... Continue reading
Posted May 5, 2016 at OUR AWESOME PLANET
(Bohol, Philippines) The Buzzz Cafe is the retail store and cafe of Vicky Wallace's Bohol Bee Farm, with 3 branches in Bohol and one in Cebu. The Alona Beach branch is popular for its healthy breakfast, a great view of... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2016 at OUR AWESOME PLANET
Related Blog Post: HIGH STREET CAFE: Your Neighborhood BGC Food Hall @ShangriLaFort (A Review) Shangri-La at The Fort is where luxury and the contemporary lifestyle get married. Standing at 250 meters tall, Shangri-La is composed of the Hotel, Shangri-La Residences,... Continue reading
Posted May 3, 2016 at OUR AWESOME PLANET
STAND UP PADDLE (SUP) is the fastest growing watersport in the world. It is quite popular because the learning curve is so easy and people of all ages and skill can quickly master it. It also provides a low impact... Continue reading
Posted Apr 27, 2016 at OUR AWESOME PLANET
Related Blog Post: World Street Food Jamboree: 15 Hawker Stalls Worth Lining Up For! The World Street Food Congress (WSFC) is a symposium--both a conference and a street feasting festival--celebrating the world's most popular heritage street food culture with the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 25, 2016 at OUR AWESOME PLANET