HOTELS & RESORTS

RAFFLES, MANILA, THE PHILIPPINES

Literally going head-to-head with the Fairmont (it shares the same spa and pool deck) the Raffles is the Filipino import of the infamous Sin...
Nobu Manila

NOBU HOTEL, MANILA, THE PHILIPPINES

Less Manila more Vegas, or Macau even, but the gold-tinted glass of the shiny new Nobu Hotel in the ‘City of Dreams’ entertainment district ...
Henry Hotel Manila

THE HENRY HOTEL

Old- and new-world Philippines collide in this beautiful compound of converted 1950s townhouses. This was our true oasis in the city, comple...
Fairmont Makati Manila

FAIRMONT, MANILA, THE PHILIPPINES

This five-star offers an urban sanctuary in the bustling hub of Manila. Asian luxury with a Canadian vibe – the local shopping malls are acc...

MEN OF DISTINCTION

JAKE MACAPAGAL
MANILA

Like a fine wine, Romano “Jake” Macapagal has reached his prime with maturity. He was recently nominated for a BAFTA (British Academy of Fil...

BJ PASCUAL
MANILA

At just 27, Filipino photographer BJ Pascual is already one of Manila’s biggest names. He’s the city’s go-to celebrity fashion photographer ...