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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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CRISP ON 28th is a neighborhood BGC cafe by Erwan Heussaff. The sister restaurant of Hatch 22, it offers breakfast and healthy all-day dining food. It's making a buzz for its healthy quinoa salads and beautiful plates. Here's our Crisp... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at OUR AWESOME PLANET
I arrived in Berlin on a Sunday and this started my love affair with the Best Kept Secret City in Europe. I'm kicking off my Awesome Berlin Series with my experience: Exploring Alexanderplatz Marketplace, Getting lost in U-Bhan (underground train),... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at OUR AWESOME PLANET
Finally met Matt Basile--popularly known as Fidel Gastro--last Saturday night at Chef Jessie's, for the Asian Food Channel's Kitchen Revolution Tour in Manila. He was here to promote the second season of his "Rebel without a Kitchen" show, which premiered... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at OUR AWESOME PLANET
Thanks for the appreciation Joey :) Youre welcome! ANTON
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As Digital Influencers, are you ready for the ASEAN Integration that will happen by December 31, 2015? Are you prepared to compete or collaborate with other ASEAN Digital Influencers? Thank you to Janette Toral for inviting me to give a... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at OUR AWESOME PLANET
Thanks Franny for the appreciation :) ANTON
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Let me know if you are in town so that we can meet up one of these days. Thanks for the comment! Anton ​
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2015 is declared by DOT as the "Visit the Philippines 2015" because of the big international events happening in the country next year. I'm excited for the Papal Visit, the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Ministerial Meetings and Leaders' Summit and... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at OUR AWESOME PLANET
People always ask me what our favorite cuisine is, and I would always answer, Filipino Food. We especially love the regional cuisine from Pampanga, Negros, Ilocos, and Bicol. So it's great news that Taal Vista--in celebration of their 75th anniversary--is... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at OUR AWESOME PLANET
IPPUDO is the most popular Hakata-style Tonkotsu (pork-based) ramen in the world. It was founded in 1985 by Ramen King Shigemi Kawahara in Fukuoka City, Kyushu. Its name literally means "One Wind Hall" and is symbolic for the restaurant's going... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at OUR AWESOME PLANET
VA BENE is a yummy artisan Italian pasta deli by Chef Massimo and Carolyn Veronesi. Originally located at Petron Gas Station on the corner of Edsa and Pasay Road, it is best known for serving what many consider the Best... Continue reading
Posted Sep 8, 2014 at OUR AWESOME PLANET
A'TODA MADRE Tequila Bar is the most extensive Tequila Bar in the Philippines, with now over 105+ tequila varieties. It's the 2nd Tequila Bar to open in the country, next to Maya in Cebu (which we're still waiting to expand... Continue reading
Posted Sep 5, 2014 at OUR AWESOME PLANET
The German Club offers the best German food in Manila. It's for members only, so you have to be accompanied by a German host to be able to eat here. We were invited by Michael Hasper, Deputy Head of Mission,... Continue reading
Posted Sep 4, 2014 at OUR AWESOME PLANET
Thank you to my travel blogger friend Nathan for this US destination list to inspire our next trip to America. The "I Dreamed Of This" Top 5 U.S. Travel Destinations by Nathan Allen It is known that my favorite place... Continue reading
Posted Sep 3, 2014 at OUR AWESOME PLANET
CHEF DU PARTIE (or CDP for short), is a restaurant offering global cuisine by Malou Fores (MMF) of Mamou & Recovery Food fame, Katrina Kuhn-Alcantara (KKA) of Mesclun & Chuck's Deli, and Kristine del Gallego-Locsin (KGL), formerly of Lu. They... Continue reading
Posted Sep 2, 2014 at OUR AWESOME PLANET
VASK Gallery's 40 Days & 40 Nights Degustation is a collaboration of Chef J. Luis Gonzales and Chef Julieta Caruso, former Head Chef of Mugaritz (World's Top #6 in San Sebastian, Spain), based on their 40-day food trip to discover... Continue reading
Posted Sep 1, 2014 at OUR AWESOME PLANET
The KAAMULAN FESTIVAL is an annual fiesta of the 7 Ethnic Tribes in Bukidnon -- the Matigsalug, Tigwahanun, Higaunu, Umayamnun, Manobo, Bukidnon, and Talaandig. It is a cultural celebration of the tribes' legendary stories, ancient rituals, ethnic music, and traditional... Continue reading
Posted Sep 1, 2014 at OUR AWESOME PLANET
Thanks to the OAP friends who answered the Survey on Life Lessons on Living Awesomely in Your 40's! Here are the results... (Copyright: goodluz / 123RF Stock Photo) Thank you for sharing your wisdom on how to be more effective... Continue reading
Posted Aug 25, 2014 at OUR AWESOME PLANET
Favor, can you answer the OAP Survey 2014 and vote for me for the Media Tourism Star? Dear Our Awesome Planet Friends, First of all, thank you for all the awesome support for close to 10 years! Thanks for the... Continue reading
Posted Aug 25, 2014 at OUR AWESOME PLANET
Theres no confirmation yet and most probably it will be after the war with Hamas. Anton
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The Church of the Holy Sepulchre is the holiest place and the spiritual center for Catholics in Jerusalem. Pilgrims follow Jesus' steps in Old Jerusalem via Dolorosa, reflecting on the passion and death of our Lord. Here's a photo essay... Continue reading
Posted Aug 21, 2014 at OUR AWESOME PLANET
Announcing an event for that both artisanal and gourmet food lovers and for natural, healthy and organic food advocates will enjoy! OUR AWESOME PLANET, MERCATO CENTRALE, MOMMY MUNDO and GLORIETTA bring to you BELLY-SIMA – the FIRST-EVER ARTISAN and GOURMET... Continue reading
Posted Aug 19, 2014 at OUR AWESOME PLANET
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1st month. I will always love you. via Instagram http://ift.tt/1BjkDtI Continue reading
Posted Aug 15, 2014 at Mrs Awesome Planet