Our New Site is Finally Up and Running!

Our new site is finally up and running!

That explains the reason for my inability to write the past few weeks. Make sure you drop by and visit our new site at http://life-and-leisure.com and subscribe to our new feed there to get the latest news.

Some additions:

1. We now have a Facebook Page! Visit us at http://www.facebook.com/lifeandleisure and like us.

2. In addition to offering insightful articles, tips, and reviews, our new site now offers an online hotel booking service where you can get the cheapest hotel rates.

3. We now accept guest posting. To submit your article, send us an email using our new Contact Page

Hope to see you there!

Time for Some (More) Changes

Yes! This blog is going to go through some more changes. For starters, I’ll be migrating this blog with to its new domain. It’s going to be more refined and will contain lots of new articles and topics. The new site is still under construction, but I am hoping to get everything all up and running in about a week or so. In the meantime, you can visit the new home of Life and Leisure Philippines and leave your email so that you can be updated on when it will be up.

Also, the blog will feature some additional writers who are good friends of mine to add a different dimension into the blog which I’m sure you’ll all enjoy.

If you have any story ideas or suggestions, feel free to drop me a note at the contact page.

5 Tips How to Look Stylish Without Killing Yourself

fashionista in painNo doubt, keeping up with the latest fashion trends will make you look stylish. But they can also be hazardous. Those towering high heels and huge bags that promise to make a statement can also put your body through so much strain and pain that the chances of you getting injured is inevitable. Read more of this post

30 Seconds to Mars Live in Manila

Date: July 29, 2011
Venue: Trinoma Mindanao Open Parking, Mindanao Avenue, Quezon City
Price: P4,212 (Gold), P2,025 (Silver)
Time: 8:00PM

Catch Jared Leto and the rest of 30 Seconds to Mars live at the Trinoma Mindanao Open Parking on July 29, 2011. Concert starts at 8:00PM.

30 Seconds to Mars is behind the hit songs “Kings and Queens” and “The Kill.” They won Best Rock Band at the 2010 MTV Europe Awards and Best International Band at the 2011 Kerrang Awards.

Tickets are now available at TicketWorld and SM Tickets.

30 Seconds to Mars Live in Manila is presented by Futurentainment, Inc.

Want to win free concert tickets? Click here to find out how.

Tribute: A Martin Nievera Concert

Date: July 16, 2011
Venue: Newport Performing Arts Theater at Resort’s World
Address: Newport Boulevard, Newport City Cybertourism Zone, Pasay City
Price: P3,500 (VIP/Premiere), P3,000 (Deluxe), P2,500 (Balcony
Time: 8:00PM

Come and be serenaded by Martin Nievera in his upcoming concert entitled Tribute at the Newport Performing Arts Theater on July 16, 2011.

The Concert King will be singing some of the hits of some of the greatest names in music like Frank Sinatra, Tom Jones, Dean Martin, and Michael Jackson. He will also be paying homage to some of the top OPM composers music like George Canseco and Louie Ocampo.

Tribute is presented by Viva Concert and Events.

Tickets are now available at Resort’s World Manila Box Office and TicketWorld.

5 Ways of Saving Money Now

coin placed in piggy bankDo you often find yourself in a situation where you simply say “hi, hello, goodbye” to your salary every payday? For many people, their salary simply seems to slide off their hands within just a few days. Within a week, they are left bewildered, wondering where did all that hard-earned money go?  Read more of this post

QTouch Windows 7 Tablet Set to Release in July

Qtouch PC Tablet from Qube

Local computer retail and service center Qube announced that it is set to release its PC tablet called QTouch this July 29th.

QTouch is going to be a 10-inch tablet that will run on the Windows 7 OS, making it one of the very few Windows-based tablets available in the Philippines. It is also going to be one of the cheapest tablets in the market, with prices starting at P19,999 for just the Wi-Fi only tablet model without the Windows 7 installed to P24,999 for the Wi-Fi and 3G model, and the Windows 7 OS included. Both models come with a one year parts and service warranty.

Pre-orders are now being accepted. Visit their website to make their reservation today.

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2

It all ends here.

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 is the final adventure in the much-acclaimed movie series based on the novels by J. K. Rowling.

As the battle of good versus evil rages, the stakes have never been higher. No one and no place is safe. And Harry Potter is called upon to make the ultimate sacrifice as he draws closer to his final confrontation with Lord Voldemort.

Jelly G Now Open in Glorietta 4

Jelly G offers an assortment of milk tea, green tea, coffee, espresso, and natural brown sugar drinks with all of the health benefits of grass jelly, but without any artificial coloring, preservatives or flavorings.

Visit them at the Food Choices section in Ayala Glorietta 4 in Makati today!

Jelly G Grass Jelly drink

Sophia’s Mediterranean Deli

TiropitaTucked away inside Alabang’s Westgate Center is Sophia’s Mediterranean Deli where you can experience more than just a cozy atmosphere and good Mediterranean food. Read more of this post