Impress your friends and family with your set of culinary skills! Whether you’re an amateur or a seasoned cook, it’s best to learn some fresh ideas and expand your possibilities in the kitchen through enrolling in some of the best cooking schools around Makati, BGC, and Ortigas. Check out the list below: MAKATI Global Academy IMAGE/GLOAL ACADEMY Opened its first branch in Ortigas in 2007, Global Academy promises of giving its students the utmost relevant education and professional training. This school is now dubbed as the first culinary school in the Philippines to receive The World Association of Chef’s Societies (WACS) Recognition of Quality Culinary Education Address: 118 Jupiter St. […]
Dancing may not be for everyone, but anyone can try it though. Not only will it bring you healthy mind and body, but dancing can also be your new hobby. Joining dance workshops will allow you to built confidence and express yourself in a creative medium. You can either try hip-hop, contemporary, jazz, and more! Here are some list of dance workshops around Makati, BGC, and Ortigas you should try! MAKATI Fame Artists Studio IMAGE FAME ARTISTS STUDIO Committed to provide unparalleled opportunity to change the conglomerate world world of arts, health, and wellness, Fame Artists Studio offers their upcoming “Unlimited Dance Class” on June 14-August 31, 2017. For only […]
Every child is deserving of a good education. However, not all schools can accommodate anyone because there are some who will need special attention, just like those who have special education needs. In the Philippines, there are a lot of accredited SPED (Special Education) schools where you can enroll your child should he/she need specifically-designed programs to help him/her regarding academic, physical, social-emotional cognitive aspects. To help you out, here are some SPED schools that you can find in Makati City. Note: This list is grabbed from The National Council on Disability Affairs’ website. A mother helping his son to study. (Photo grabbed from blog.specialneedsessentials.com) Public SPED […]
Everyone’s been on a stationary bike, but being on a stationary bike and sweating like crazy is something a bit uncommon. Sweat those unwanted pounds away at Electric Studio, the Philippines’ first indoor cycling studio. INDOOR CYCLING AT ITS BEST. Electric Studio pioneered indoor cycling in the country, and they’re doing great in keeping ahead of the pack. Electric Studio is the pioneer indoor cycling studio in the Philippines. Tucked away nicely in Bonifacio Global City, they brought this fast-rising fitness trend to our shores last June 2015. They worked hand in hand with fitness professionals and doctors to create their one-of-a-kind Electric rides, which give anyone who […]
Established in 1968 in partnership with Harvard Business School, the Ford Foundation, and visionaries of the Asian academic and business communities, the Asian Institute of Management (AIM) is an international management school and the first Southeast Asian school to be accredited with Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). Photo grabbed from expatch.org AIM offers management education courses which aims to develop professionals, entrepreneurs, managers, and leaders. Having 41,000 alumni, they take pride of their practitioner-based education provided by Washington SyCip Graduate School of Business and development management education by Zuellig School of Development Management. Photos grabbed from AIM’s Facebook page AIM provides five degree […]
A busy schedule is not an excuse to skip a workout session or your favourite calorie-burning activity. Why not find a gym that’s near your workplace or home. Photo via bodybuilding.com Here’s a list of fitness centres in one of the busiest districts in manila; Makati City. 360˚ Fitness Club Makati Address: 7F Dolmar Gold Tower, C. Palanca St., Legaspi Village, Makati Contact No: 02 – 949 – 9575 Mobile: 0917 – 860 – 0360; 0949 – 889 – 7869 Gold’s Gym Address: GF, 2F, 3F, Glorietta 3, North Dr., Makati Contact No: 02 – 754 – 8283 CrossFitMNL Address: Unit 102 GF First Midland Bldg, 109 Gamboa […]
Australian International School (AIS) is the first and only international school in the Philippines that offers an Australian High School Diploma. Opened In 1964, the school continuously provides global education among its students to inspire them to become lifelong learners. The school is recognized as a Western Australian Certificate of Education (WACE) provider by the Curriculum Council of Western Australia and the Department of Education and Training of Western Australia. This pioneering international school merges with the Mahatma Gandhi International School (MGIS), which is now being called as United Campus of MG international School and the Australian International School, Manila. This united community of schools holds various […]
Family Partners Learning Center (FPLC) is a school which caters to kindergarten children. Located at the Union Church of Manila, the school is being handled by the church but there is no requirement for students to be involved in a particular kind of religion. The school takes pride of their various cultural exchange events that respect the culture of the children enrolled coming from different countries. The learning center provides different activities that help kids to develop skills needed for their growth. Also, the school works closely with the students’ families to be able to help in the progress of the child. The center conducts field trips, and programs for […]
Cambridge Child Development Center (CCDC) was established in Singapore in 1993 but only started operating in the Philippines in 2001. The international preschool believes that every child has the potential to be the best they can be. Their teaching methods and policies are all centered around the belief.
For its 5th branch in the Philippines, Anytime Fitness Club opens their flagship gym at the Paseo Center in Makati. Anytime Fitness is a popular global brand that started in Minnesota, USA in 2002. It is considered the largest fitness chain in the world and commended as #1 global franchise by Entrepreneur Magazine. As its name suggests, Anytime Fitness boasts of their 24-hour accessibility which allows people to work out and live a healthy lifestyle with no time schedule excuses. Each member can enjoy full access to other branches in Manila and international locations using a single access key. Access to the club is protected by the state-of-the-art security system […]
Steps Dance Studio’s is one of the Philippines’ premier ballet schools producing top-caliber dancers of highest international standards. Founded in 1994 by Sofia Zobel Elizalde, who also serves as Steps’ Managing Director, Steps Dance Studio is among the Philippines’ most comprehensive dance schools. Its Classical Ballet training is based on the Royal Academy of Dance syllabus, which began in England. The Royal Academy of Dance is an international teacher training and examining organization for classical ballet whose aim is to develop the highest possible standards of teaching.
Whether you’re a yogi or a first-timer, you are invited to join Urban Yoga, a fun and meaningful yoga activity on November 8, from 8am to 12nn at the Ayala Triangle Gardens Makati. Let the bright Sunday morning calm and inspire your mind, body, and spirit as you contribute to a good cause. There will be three different classes: Pranayama with Lasse Holopainen Urban Yoga with David Kim Community Yoga with Nica Hechanova and Ron Habla Learn from these yoga experts and help benefit ethnic communities’ livelihood as the event’s proceeds will go directly to the Iraya – Mangyan Foundation. Tickets are sold at Php300 pesos. First 100 paid signups […]
It’s time to discover the Philippines’ deep-sea beauty! The Philippines has one of the world’s richest marine ecosystem that’s waiting for you to discover. Explore this world by diving into the depths and seeing the awesome wonders of the sea, beneath the surface. Don’t fret if you have never tried diving before as there are a lot of legitimate diving institutions in the country offering PADI courses where you can learn leisure and technical diving lessons. Photo grabbed from remotelands.com Here are some of the diving education centers you can check out: 1. Anilao Diving and Resorts Website: http://www.anilaodiving.com Address: Unit 4 Marimar Building, Pulong Niogan, Mabini, Batangas, Philippines Tel.: […]
The urban pace and a stressful lifestyle weighing you down? Discover and live out the aikido philosophy, or the way of the harmonious spirit as it lets you imbibe serenity and focus while promoting fitness and wellness. Learn this Japanese martial art at the Makati Aikido Club (MAC), a globally-recognized dojo right in the heart of the city. The institution is located in Salcedo Village Makati and offers high quality instruction and amenities. Its students come from all age brackets with the youngsters and adults classes strictly segregated. Headed by Dan Amaranto (5th dan Aikikai), the Chief Instructor and Dojo-cho of the MAC, The Makati Aikido Club (founded and in […]
Put the rhythm back to your life by learning some Latin dance. Those graceful hip swaying and arms swinging that you see professionals do on the ballroom dance floor? You can let your body learn them! Whether you’re a beginner or aspiring to be a professional performer, you can breathe life into your dream by enrolling in dance classes. The Philippine culture is known to have a close affinity to Latin culture as the country, like most Latin American countries, used to be a Spanish colony. And so love for dancing is very much a part of the local culture, from social gatherings, to school fairs, fiestas and the like. […]
Exhilarate your busy lifestyle with Elorde Elite, a sports and fitness gym strategically located in Legaspi Village, within the Makati business district. Elorde Elite’s 10-meter high ceiling provides you with the kind of space that inspires punchy and intense movements, making you feel that you can reach the top of the world with every sweat. The well-equipped Elorde Elite only employs the best coaches in the metro ensuring clients that they get their money’s worth and an experience of a lifetime. Elorde Elite also has its own equipment shop for clients who are not sure where to get the right equipment for the right price. Clients can even get expert […]