Finds


Reminisque Bistro

Reminisque Bistro in Metro Manila offers a sought-after classic experience with a personalized touch. Upon entering the bistro, customers are welcomed by a nostalgic display of an old gramophone, a hauntingly-beautiful but damaged violin and other antiquities.

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GLO Café and Restaurant

During our 4D4N Cebu-Bohol trip, we stayed at Crown Regency Hotel and Towers. We used a Metrodeal voucher that included a lot of perks; one of them was a daily breakfast buffet at GLO Café and Restaurant. The buffet exceeded any expectations we might have had.

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Arca’s Yard Café Baguio

If you’re looking for a quiet, pretty place to read comfortably while surrounded by nature, books, cultural artifacts, and lots of natural light, then Arca’s Yard Café Baguio is perfect for you. It took a while before I finally went there, but I am glad I did.

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Padang Padang Beach

Padang Padang is one of the “hidden” beaches in Bali. After the movie Eat Pray Love starring Julia Roberts came out, it a not-so-hidden beaches in Bali. To get to the beach, one must walk down a narrow and steep flight of stone steps and through a rock tunnel.

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Bali Buda Café

Bali Buda Café is a restaurant we stumbled across during our Bali trip. This dining establishment promotes natural and healthy food. Their restaurant has an adjoining shop where customers can buy organic food and spices. We tried their pizza, cake, and drinks.

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Ozark Diner

Ozark Diner offers South American-inspired dishes and treats. It may be a long and winding drive from the city proper, but the food is worth it. The diner’s main dishes come with either one or two free side dishes of your choice, plus their iced tea is divine.

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Sage: A Baguio Must-Try

The word “sage” has become closely associated with a cozy restaurant along Military Cut-Off Road for many Baguio City locals. Their bright green logo can’t be missed. The lantern-style wall lights create an ambiance suitable for families, couples, and friends.

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Pearl Meat Shop & Restaurant

Pearl Meat Shop and Restaurant is an authentic Korean restaurant is along Cariño Street, across from Paladin Hotel, in Baguio City. It has no fancy signboards, flashy lights, or other eye-catching paraphernalia, and it’s packed with people enjoying their food.

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Chaya: Japanese Cuisine

Chaya, a Japanese restaurant in Baguio City, has a very good reputation they live up to. I’ve tried their Temaki Sushi made up of 3 different kinds of raw fish, crab sticks, egg, and some veggies — all of which you could mix and match to create your own sushi.

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