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It’s Binge-Lit, 2017 a Recap of the Most Defining Streaming Moments on Netflix

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What a difference a year makes. We learned how to save New York City (Marvel’s The Defenders), deal with both mysteries and teenage drama (Riverdale), time travel (My Only Love Song), and read the minds of serial killers (Mindhunter). That life is better with super pigs (Okja) and just as crazy without Pablo (Narcos). And once again, that Eleven is not to be messed with (Stranger Things). The only thing we didn’t learn… who drew the dicks (American Vandal).

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The Ultimate ‘lakwatsero’ Holiday Gift Guide: Give Your Travel-holic Loved Ones the Perfect Present This Christmas

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The wind is cold, the Christmas decorations are up, and all your family and friends are cooking up a big reunion for the Holidays. With traveling becoming more accessible these days, it seems like everyone is (or knows someone who is) always on some big adventure halfway across the country, or the globe! It can be your family who spends every Holidays in or out of the country, that uncle or auntie of yours who’s always on a business trip, or that cousin who starts traveling solo to tick more destinations off of his/her bucket list. So before you finish gift hunting this year, why not give them something they can use for their adventures ahead?

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Enjoy Christmas with Warm Deals From New World Hotel

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Book a Yuletide Getaway package from 10 December 2017 to 10 January 2018 and enjoy a buffet breakfast for two adults and two children at Café 1228, complimentary Internet access, and a special gift for each room category.

Stay in a Superior room and get a bottle of wine; a Deluxe room for a bottle of wine and two movie passes in Ayala Cinemas, or a Residence Club Deluxe room for a bottle of wine and PHP1,000 shopping credits from Store Specialists, Inc. Rates start at PHP5,900.

Additional charges apply for reservations made for or passing through the night of 31 December 2017.

Sumptuous feasts and festive cuisines

Start off with Christmas favourites at Café 1228 such as Oven-roasted turkey with chestnuts and prunes and Honey-glazed Hawaiian ham, along with sweets such as Bibingka and Puto calasiao. Lunch is priced at PHP2,199 per person on weekdays and PHP2,499 on weekends. Dinner is at PHP2,599 per person.

Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve dinner entitles you to one round of sparkling wine and standard drinks for PHP2,999 per person. Christmas Day and New Year’s day lunch are priced at PHP2,599 per person.

Try our holiday specialties at our award-winning Chinese restaurant, Jasmine. Feast on one of any of the 10-course set menus prepared by Chef Wong Kam On, with signature dishes and traditional favourites such as Braised local abalone with black mushrooms and Pan-fried scallop with egg white and black truffle sauce, available on 24, 25 and 31 December 2017 and 1 January 2018. Set menu prices start at PHP9,888 for a group of six guests.

Or dine on our Festive Yum Cha Lunch Buffet brimming with the tastiest steamed, baked and fried dumplings, rolls, noodles and buns at PHP1,388 per person.

Wondering what to get family and friends this Christmas? Drop by The Shop for a festive hamper of treats which we can customize just for you. Highlights include handmade Chocolate Christmas Yule Logs, Traditional European Stollen Bread, Christmas Star Cookies, gingerbread goodies, and much more.

Sweet holiday surprises

Wondering what to get family and friends this Christmas? Choose from a wide selection of handmade and finely-crafted delights such as chocolate Christmas yule logs and Santas, traditional European stollen bread, assorted Christmas cookies, and gingerbread goodies.

Indulge in mouth-watering holiday confections like Christmas fruit mince pies, crunchy almonds, and sugared macadamia nuts. Bring home this Christmas a box of rich fruit cake or moist cake to share with the family.

Customize your own special hamper with these delicious premium items. Gift your loved ones with a bountiful Christmas basket brimming with festive treats. An exciting collection of goodies awaits all guests and visitors at New World Makati Hotel’s The Shop.

Located at the lobby level, The Shop is open daily from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. For more information or for reservations, please call (02) 811-6888.

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Michael Kors celebrates the next generation of Michael Kors Access smartwatches

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Michael Kors hosted a party to celebrate the launch of two new Michael Kors Access smartwatches, the Sofie and the Grayson. The immersive event held at ArtBeam in New York featured photo-friendly lighting installations, digital screens, and spinning watch hands that brought guests on a journey inside a Michael Kors Access smartwatch. Alexandra Richards DJ’ed as guests enjoyed cocktails and light bites.

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