Category Archives: Makati


ShangriLa Makati Outside Front


After a few hot and wet months in Pampanga I decided to treat myself to a weekend in luxury. My local friend had a resident special where his second room would be at a significantly reduced rate. Since I love discounts, as I’m sure you do too, I hardly had to think twice.

The Makati Shangri-La is right in …


Greenbelt Mall Makati City


Normally, I would say a mall is a mall.

Greenbelt Mall in Makati City, however, is no ordinary mall.

Sure, it has all the usual stores and restaurants ranging from medium to high quality. It has the mall rats taking advantage of the air conditioning and getting out of the mid day heat. It has people spending money …

AIM HOTEL – Makati City

AIM Conference Center Hotel Makati


In the search for a nice hotel, the Lonely Planet Guide Book suggested the AIM Conference Center Hotel in Makati. The hotel was decently priced, but most importantly it was very close to Greenbelt Mall and Glorietta Mall.

The hotel is attached to the Asian Institute of Management. There are many different conference and meeting rooms, which makes …