Month: April 2012

PLDT myDSL’s Great Payday Sale offers all out savings in Davao

PLDT myDSL’s Great Payday Sale offers all out savings in Davao It’s a scorching start to the summer as the country’s most preferred broadband draws together unbeatable deals for its biggest Internet sale ever! The Great Payday Sale boasts of a list of Internet connection plans and upgrading subscriptions to suit everyone! For three days only, specifically from April 27 – 29, you can come home with savings of up to 5,000 pesos as plans come with free Installation, free WiFi modems, and 1-month free subscription! Applying for a myDSL plan on these dates is also made easy – just present 1 valid I.D.! There are likewise hot deals on speed boosts for Plan 1299 subscribers from 768Kbps to 1Mbps, and chances to upgrade current Plan 990 subscribers to 1299 for a 3x faster Internet experience and a free WiFi modem. PLDT knows that there’s no time like the present to get those strong connections cultivated at home. So with more than 5000 PLDT lines now available in Davao, it’s made sure to make the …

Delsey, top French luggage brand, makes its way to Davao

Top French luggage brand makes its way to Davao Delsey’s first boutique to open in the Philippines French manufacturer Delsey will soon bring to Davao its expertise in top-of-the-line luggage, with its first ever free standing store which will open at the Ground floor of SM Davao Atrium wing on April 26. Since 1946, Delsey has been setting the industry standard, not just with fashionable creations true to the brand’s French heritage, but also with the durability and innovation of their products. Delsey has introduced the Zip Securi Tech system which is a one-of-a-kind invention featuring a tamper-free zipper. No other luggage brand carries the same kind of technology. Delsey luggage products all have an unmatchable and superb anti-theft system – and despite a thief’s best efforts, these bags will go unopened and safe during transport and travel. Coinciding with the opening of the first Delsey store in the Philippines is the first peek of the Delsey 2012 luggage collections, which will be first made available in limited quantities exclusively at the Delsey boutique. Two …

Hanging Out at The Peak

Hanging Out at The Peak Text and photos by Jojie Alcantara (published in SunStar Davao) Gaisanao Mall has something to be proud of.  It has transformed its rooftop into a very attractive hangout for families and friends. While it is quite ordinary-looking at daytime, once sunset casts its orange glow over the rooftop and darkness settles in, the whole area is transformed into a dazzling display of changing multicolored pool illuminations, lighted plants, and twinkling displays on arch beams. Another draw is the well-lighted row of restaurants along the al fresco area. Have a choice from various dining outlets that offer culinary delights within reasonable ranges. They also provide entrance to the mall’s food court in the interiors. Barkadas, families, and lovers hang around, taking photos and savoring the cool breeze at the top, while others head for a wide array of meals. My family’s favorite is Mamma Maria’s Pizzeria, where they offer buy one take one pizza (not for takeout, though, so the outlet is mostly filled up) from 2pm-6pm daily. To date, more …

Young Fashionistas Invade Bauhaus

Young Fashionistas Invade Bauhaus Text by Jojie Alcantara Photos by Rhonson Ng Bauhaus opened its doors to Davao’s young fashionista bloggers as well as media friends for one exclusive night of checking out the latest in cool trends from the concept store that originated in Hong Kong. I hosted the special event that night. With avant-garde labels designed for the innovative, carefree individual, Bauhaus Philippines brought six core brands that earned a following for its scraftsmanship and highly quirky, limited designs: Tough Jeans, Salad, 80/20, Twistedmind, Superdry, and Cheap Monday. All original and distinctive, Bauhaus’ products are guaranteed to be out of the ordinary with designs exclusively found in Bauhaus.   Bauhaus Philippines brand manager, Clarissa Reyes, gave a unique shopping experience to the bloggers by giving them a shopping spree treat for the night. It was delightful to see many of the bloggers trying on outfits while enjoying the cocktails catered by St. Dominic Savio Center for Culinary School. Issa was assisted by in-house stylists Ghia Vicente and area supervisor Ricki Conwi, as well …