Rafe Totengco’s Manhattan

You call a place home not just because of your house, but of the nearby places that give you joy and warm familiarity. In Neighborhoods, we ask our fellow Filipinos their favorite corners and places of interests of the city they are in. — Despite developing his own growing cult brand Schizo here in Manila, Rafe Totengco moved to the Big Apple nearly 30 years … Continue reading Rafe Totengco’s Manhattan

This Parisian resto has karaoke and serves the best sisig in town

You call a place home not just because of your house, but of the nearby places that give you joy and warm familiarity. In Neighborhoods, we ask our fellow Filipinos their favorite corners and places of interests of the city they are in. —     A textbook tita swooshes past with a ready smile and a glass of mojito in each hand, making her … Continue reading This Parisian resto has karaoke and serves the best sisig in town

Erica Paredes’ Paris

You call a place home not just because of your house, but of the nearby places that give you joy and warm familiarity. In Neighborhoods, we ask our fellow Filipinos their favorite corners and places of interests of the city they are in. —   “Paris is small, generally. I walk up to 3 kilometers to get to places sometimes,” says Erica Paredes. “When I’m … Continue reading Erica Paredes’ Paris