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Let’s go to the market

Halika sa palengke: Let’s go to the market! I love markets, and in the Philippines they have rather more local colour (and, it has to be said, smell) than the sometimes homogenous and sterile shopping malls. So today Mary Ann … Continue reading

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In Manila the mall has taken over from the shopping street. Sure, as you drive around you see plenty of streets lined with shops. But you soon find that walking to the shops is an almost impossible proposition, mainly because … Continue reading

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New year, new glasses

This afternoon we went shopping at what is quickly becoming our mall of choice, the Marquee Mall in Angeles City. There are four shopping malls within easy reach of Apalit – SM Pampanga and Robinsons Starmills in San Fernando and … Continue reading

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