Breaking out the big guns, Valentine’s 2019: Hotel dining and staycation specials for the holiday

Filipinos are a romantic lot, so Valentine’s Day is a big deal around here. If you’re after an extra-special celebration — one of those fancy, big date night affairs — then a good way to do this is to book a meal or overnighter at one of Metro Manila’s many hotels, where special multi-course menus and staycation ...

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Peep this: Printed Pets uses your pet’s likeness to make custom phone cases, totes, mugs, and more

Things to do this weekend (Feb. 8 – 10): Fringe Manila 2019, CRWN x Gus Albor in Ayala Museum, Artesania Valentine’s pop-up, ‘Charot’ play, Toast! celebrations fair

Things to do this weekend (Feb. 8 – 10): Fringe Manila 2019, CRWN x Gus Albor in Ayala Museum, Artesania Valentine’s pop-up, ‘Charot’ play, Toast! celebrations fair

True blue Manileños, recent transplants, and visitors to our city all know — there is never a lack of things to do in Manila. This is Coconuts Manila’s guide to all things...

The Coconuts guide to family-friendly spots in San Juan: Art spaces, brunch spots, sports centers, escape rooms, and the best Chinese restos

The Coconuts guide to family-friendly spots in San Juan: Art spaces, brunch spots, sports centers, escape rooms, and the best Chinese restos

San Juan may be the smallest city in Metro Manila, but that doesn’t mean it can’t compete with bigger ones like Quezon City and Makati for your leisure time and...

Things to do this weekend: New Year’s 2019 edition

Things to do this weekend: New Year’s 2019 edition

True blue Manileños, recent transplants, and visitors to our city all know — there is never a lack of things to do in Manila. This is Coconuts Manila’s guide to all things...

Last minute Christmas shopping ideas: Cool online stores to buy nice kicks, treats, and threads for the holidays

Last minute Christmas shopping ideas: Cool online stores to buy nice kicks, treats, and threads for the holidays

Last minute Christmas shopping might not be what you want to do right now, but it’s unavoidable for most of us — the gift-giving time approaches, and it approaches...

Things to do this weekend (Dec. 14 – 16): Taeyeon and Boyz II Men live, Christmas bazaars, Circus 2020 Xmas Special

Things to do this weekend (Dec. 14 – 16): Taeyeon and Boyz II Men live, Christmas bazaars, Circus 2020 Xmas Special

True blue Manileños, recent transplants, and visitors to our city all know — there is never a lack of things to do in Manila. This is Coconuts Manila’s guide to all things...

Great date spots in Antipolo City: Hip cafes, gorgeous galleries, romantic restaurants, and spas set in nature

Great date spots in Antipolo City: Hip cafes, gorgeous galleries, romantic restaurants, and spas set in nature

Antipolo City, just a two-hour drive away from Manila, sits in the Sierra Madres and consistently pulls in crowds of visiting Manileños, many of whom are attracted by...

The Coconuts guide to chilling in Quezon City: Hipster hangouts, animal cafes, laser tag, unli K-BBQ, artsy activities, and more

The Coconuts guide to chilling in Quezon City: Hipster hangouts, animal cafes, laser tag, unli K-BBQ, artsy activities, and more

We know how hard it is to meet up with friends in a world ruled by responsibilities and #adulting, but sometimes, all anyone needs to de-stress is a proper squad hangout. Quezon...

Things to do this weekend (Nov. 9 – 11): Waitress musical, Cigarettes After Sex, UDD, Dean, Jessica Sanchez, Guns N’ Roses, iKon concerts

Things to do this weekend (Nov. 9 – 11): Waitress musical, Cigarettes After Sex, UDD, Dean, Jessica Sanchez, Guns N’ Roses, iKon concerts

True blue Manileños, recent transplants, and visitors to our city all know — there is never a lack of things to do in Manila. This is Coconuts Manila’s guide to all things...

Blowing minds (and chunks): We tried VR gaming at two new virtual reality theme parks, Virtual PH and The Garage

Blowing minds (and chunks): We tried VR gaming at two new virtual reality theme parks, Virtual PH and The Garage

Virtual reality gaming has become all the rage in Manila — and two new VR theme parks in the city, Virtual PH in Pasig and The Garage City of Dreams in Parañaque, have...


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