Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar: Travelling back in time


Filipina Wanderer travelled to Bataan with my artsy travel friends. In 7 hours, we travelled back in time, as we entered the cobblestones path to Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar. We travelled for 7 hours. Battling from the friday sweldo traffic of Metro Manila. Coming from the South of the Metro is also a big…

How I Met Your Mother slash self waiting game over


Kids, remember almost a decade ago and we started to watch how i met your mother. I was 20 then. Young and romantic. Somehow the elusive feeling of love overtakes me and started loving the show up until the finale. You would hear spoilers everywhere of what should have happened or not. Yet by the…

The Truth About Xdeals


The Truth About Xdeals – Filipina Wanderer. In this industry of fashion where photographers, makeup artists, stylists, and models collaborate, there is a known issue about X deal, Is it a good thing or a bad thing?? What is an X Deal? An X Deal is an agreement  between two parties, who would want to collaborate…

Design 1o1 Week One homework – CTCHIQ


Welcome to my weekly homework world. I have decided to join Iversity.org onlne classes and I am having fun. I just ended my week one of art studies focusing on Basic Design. Monday. Berlin. There was quiz. Apparently I felt I answered all correctly. I even felt happy submitting it on time. However a week…

Yapak mo Yakap Ko Concert for a Cause featuring Up Dharma Down


Filipina Wanderer together with Fashion Hub Philippines is proud to present Yapak Mo Yakap Ko, a concert for a cause. CSR World, a department of Benita and Catalino Yap Foundation (BCYF) launches Yapak Mo Yakap Ko Benefit Concert to help build a library in the slum area, particularly in Smokey Mountain, Tondo Manila. In partnership with…

Marco Polo Ortigas Manila opens in 2014


Filipina Wanderer has a great news for Marco Polo aficionados. We can now explore the new hotel experience at Marco Polo Ortigas Manila. AFTER two decades, a welcome transformation to the Ortigas skyline will be finally unveiled with the opening of the brand new Marco Polo Ortigas Manila.  Marco Polo Hotels Group continues to increase its…

Luxe Aura elegant pampering


Filipina Wanderer and blogger friends enjoyed a luxurious pampering afternoon in Paranaque. Luxe Aura Nails and Face Station invited us to indulge to a heavenly treat.  From their 8 step foot spa (wherein it takes a special time for every process) to our personal treats from Luxe Aura. Experiencing the princess treatment with a blast….

Robbyn and Cher Adventures: the mermaid


Filipina Wanderer and my crazy lovable cousin Robbyn. We had awesome adventures together.  Shes from LA, I am from Manila. She is a true blue American girl, and I am proud Filipina. Despite our differences, we found a friend and a sister from each other. This is suppose to be a throwback picture for throwback…

Nina Garcia FW Ultimate Fashion Icon in Manila


Who is Nina Garcia? Filipina Wanderer have been screaming in excitement since the EDSA billboard announcement that Nina Garcia is coming to Manila.  After many post in facebook and twitter, my close friends are all asking, who is Nina Garcia. In my dismay of horror, I am shocked that only few people knows her. Nina Garcia…

Pope Resigns: Five Strange Facts


Joseph Aloisius Ratzinger decided to resign as the Sovereign of the Vatican City State and leader of the Catholic Church. Pontiff says he lacks the strength to do his job. Vatican spokesman Federico Lombardi said the resignation was not due to any specific illness. The pope may have wanted to resign now to avoid the exhausting rush of…

Filipino Stereotypes


  Filipina Wanderer. Ever wonder what other cultures say to us Filipinos? Recently, I have been interacting with foreigners. I was amazed and sometimes appalled with how they think Filipinos are.   A stereotype is a thought that may be adopted about specific types of individuals or certain ways of doing things, but that belief may or may…

beats and more beats


Filipina Wanderer and beats. Recently, I have been flooding your pages with some eargasmic pleasures. I always believe that to empower the world today you should have a great content. And by great content, it should always be creative, fresh and 100% yours. The wonder of beats. I have met new people from this new…

Ilocos and Beyond


Filipina Wanderer travelled Ilocos and beyond. Most of my shots are my stock photos from a previous travel in Ilocos Norte particularly in Pagudpud and Laoag. Hello there! Welcome to Pagudpud. Pagudpud is in the tip of Luzon. This is actually the gateway of Ilocos Norte (where my father’s clan is) and Cagayan Valley (my…

Pinoy Halloween 2012


Halloween Celebrations in the Philippines is not really a known trend, however since we adapt so much with the changes in the western world, we are now celebrating it in style.  I discovered some few activities which you guys can relate with. From going conservative to being all the way Halloween. Amidst the trend I…

Alma


Filipina Wanderer watched Alma years back from Vimeo in random. For the second week we are offering our Animated Mondays. And we hope you get scared, we mean, happy with our great find 🙂 Alma Alma is Rodrigo Blaas’ first short film as a director. Originally from Spain, Rodrigo Blaas has worked in animation for…

Loving the Vibe by CT


Filipina Wanderer is CT.   Loving the Vibe is Trance Progressive, inspired by my man who digs music and beats.  Its fast yet messy. I will get better I promise. Lemme hear your cry! 🙂 Yes. It says “Cher beats Loving the Vibe”. You can follow me on SoundCloud for my other tracks 🙂 http://soundcloud.com/chergorgeous  

50 Shades Contract Review


The world went crazy when the E L James published the book. So what is this fad about? You would see the ladies going vocal about their love for Grey. It was originally a fan book based on the characters in Twilight and the authors unique question on what would it like to be if…

Granny O’Grimm’s Sleeping Beauty


Filipina Wanderer will be posting Animated Short Films worth blogging. I have collected this materials which I was able to watch via Vimeo in random or saw it on Youtube. These are all great finds and we will be starting to post this films every Mondays 🙂 Granny O’Grimm’s Sleeping Beauty Oscar nominated “Granny O’Grimm’s…

Chairs are like Facebook


I was reading my feed and came across Mashable‘s article. Facebook Is Like Bananas and Boxes, Says the Internet by Stephanie Haberman.  At first I thought this was just a parody or a mockery but no its official. I am embedding the videos which have been distributed publicly. No infringement necessary. You may view the original link too….

Pinterest 101


Filipina Wanderer have been addicted to the this new crazed called Pinterest. Since I have started, I was amaze how fast people like and repin. I have various boards which are really interesting. I started repining my old stock files from my tumblr account. In day 1 I got 50 followers. So I made this list for…

October 2012 Magazine Covers


Filipina Wanderer found  October 2012 Magazines covers from around the world and the local ones in the Philippines. Which one is your favorite??   International British Vogue. Kristen Stewart Fashion Magazine. Carly Rae Jepsen Allure Russia Maryna Linchuk ELLE Online Japan(エルオンライン) Elza Luijendijk ELLE Slovenija Nina Vodopivec Flare Magazine Milla Jovovich GLAMOUR UK Emma Watson Glow Sofia Vergara Harper’s BAZAAR, Singapore Ella…

Define Libel


Filipina Wanderer defines Libel. ¹A libel is a malicious, false statement in written media, a broadcast, or otherwise published words.  According to wikipedia, Defamation—also called calumny, vilification, traducement, slander (for transitory statements), and libel (for written, broadcast, or otherwise published words)—is the communication of a statement that makes a claim, expressly stated or implied to be factual, that may give an individual, business, product, group, government, religion, or nation a negative or…

Republic Act 10175 AKA Cybercrime Prevention Act of 2012


Filipina Wanderer wants you to be aware. Republic Act 10175 AKA Cybercrime Prevention Act of 2012 (20120912-RA-10175-BSA)   was approved by our President Benigno Aquino last September 12, 2012. “AN ACT DEFINING CYBERCRIME, PROVIDING FOR THE PREVENTION, INVESTIGATION, SUPPRESSION AND THE IMPOSITION OF PENALTIES THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES” Since Senator Tito Sotto made a big commotion…

Photographs from 2010


  Filipina Wanderer’s post from Tumblr. You may check: http://ch3r.tumblr.com/archive for all of the post. “Green Grass Carabao” Ilocos Norte “Palawan One” Coron, Palawan “Princess Allyzon” “Drunk Clown” Festival Mall Alabang “Kubo Beach” Calatagan, Batangas Filipina Wanderer is connected to the real world. Facebook. Twitter. Tumblr. Pinterest. Google+. Youtube.

Revisiting Manila


My name is Cher. Born and raised in the Philippines. I am a traveler, a happiness wanderer. Disclaimer: This should have been my entry for a Europe trip contest, I decided not to submit the article and decided to post it here. The only way to revisit Manila is when a Balikbayan (your relative/ friend…

Photography Background


Filipina Wanderer, wanted to repost everything that was on my bucket. Maybe make this blog as an external memory/ online flashdisk LOL. (We will see) Lets start with my Photography. I started the love for arts at a very young age. Coming from a family of architects, I’ve been opened to creativity at its finest….

FTW – For the Win – Magazine


FTW – For the Win – Magazine A few months ago, a friend gave a very good idea of making our own magazine, wherein we can conceptualize from a to z. The creative in me went on raging with inspirations from fashion, women, technology, thus, me gaving the name “FTW”. I may not be able…

EMEX, The Electronic MusiCon and Expo


The Philippines’ annual electronic music convention, the Electronic MusiCon and Expo, comes back to SMX Convention Center in SM Aura at BGC, Taguig from June 19-21 this year. Popularly known as EMEX, it is the event every electronic music enthusiast looks forward to because of its creative lineup of educational talks, gear exhibits, and acclaimed…

A date to Remember this Valentines 2015


Every Romeo is looking for a Juliet. And every Juliet wants to feel love and pampered. You might probably be watching 50 Shades of Grey where your Christian will do the spanking in your inner Anna. Your fantasy can run wild, be sure to keep your hands where it should belong. Better yet you should…

The truth about the other Girl


Love is blind. Love is bearable. Love is kind. Love is a source of fantasy. Love bears ecstacy. Love conditions your mind. Love begets all sins. Love is risky. Love is always frisky. Love trust the anger and pain. Love forgives the temptous crave. You may have met her, seen or even taste her. She…

FengShui Paint How to attract Prosperity, Health and Harmony this 2015


Chinese New Year is coming and people look forward to a  fresh new beginning. Everyone’s optimistic about the year ahead and can’t wait to start the year with positive changes like New Year’s resolutions, bucketlists, and even home renovations. In the Philippines, home design and renovations are now done by an increasing number of Filipinos…

Lee Cooper Philippines opens in Market!Market!


The Fine British Denim Jeans brand finally opens the very 1st store in the Philippines Lee Cooper London, a British Denim and Apparel brand which was founded by Morris Cooper in 1908, in Stratford, East London is the first jeans company in Europe. From ‘work wear’ and ‘military wear’ to ‘must wear’, the brand continues…

LiveWellLeaveWell Aeternum Garden in Taguig


Everybody deserves a good life. We all deserve happiness and contentment but what happens when we leave the world? If we have live a good life, dont we deserve to leave well? Aeternum is a Latin word which means Eternity. Located at the heart of Heritage Park Area 2 of Fort Bonifacio Taguig City, Aeternum…

Lee Cooper Philippines


Lee Cooper Philippines If you have been walking across the Metro, I am pretty sure you have seen their ads everywhere. It is indeed a fine British Denim Brand. I am honored to witness and participate the British Council Festival last March. This was a two day event happened in the High Street at the…

BDJ box March 2014 Loot


Filipina wanderer is excited to announce that the contents of this month BDJ box is no other than Benefit. As a teenager I always have been amaze with color and fashion. My friends who gets stuff from the states introduce me to the world of benefit. Benefit is known for their product benetint. Its a…

WhenInManila.com Rockeoke Blog Party Happening this December 17 in Aracama


WhenInManila.com is celebrating a Rocking Xmas Rockeoke Blogger Party at Aracama this December 17, 2013, Tuesday. If you are within the area, Filipina Wanderer absolutely suggest that you dress and prepare to be entertained. This will serve as a after party from the much successful Blogapalooza event. For more details about this awesomeness: Visit WhenInManila.com …

Customer Experience is Changing – LEAD THE CHANGE with TeleTech


Good news for our wanderers in Cebu. Filipina Wanderer partnered with Teletech to bridge the connection to fellow job seekers. Customers satisfaction has always been a priority with this BPO industry and with the Filipino labor force, we can assume that it can synergize completely. Read here for more information on this existing partnership. LAHUG,…