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Cinco de Mayo Promo at Crimson Hotel


 Celebrating my belated birthday this 2017 at Crimson Hotel Filinvest City, Manila became even more special with the opening of Buen Provecho, a Mexican buffet promo just in time for Cinco de Mayo. From May 5 until May 14, the hotel’s main restaurant Cafe 8 will serve tacos, burritos, tequila and more for lunch and dinner. I was lucky to have my lunch at Cafe 8 on the first day of the promo, hence I had the opportunity to hear the educational speech of Mexican Ambassador Julio Camarena Villasenor (educational as we learned so much from him about the origin […]


MINISO opens in SM City Marilao


  MINISO, the lifestyle brand from Japan is opening soon in SM City Marilao. Watch out for the grand opening happening on February 28, 2017. Related: MINISO LIFESTYLE BRAND FROM JAPAN, NOW IN THE PHILIPPINES JAPAN’S FAST FASHION DESIGNER BRAND MINISO OPENS TWO MORE STORES IN MANILA Viewed 70837 times by 1889 viewers ADMINJuan Manila Express is a magazine-themed blog of different niche from daily grind to headline news, to entertainment updates and social media related topics. Email us at [email protected] for your suggestions and comments. Thank you for visiting!More Posts


We found one of the best-tasting chicken in town at Gringo’s


 If you’re looking for the best-tasting chicken, grilled to perfection, come over at Gringo, a restaurant that introduces pop culture references oozing with good vibes as soon as you enter their branches. Gringo serves delicious Mexican-Latin meals that Filipino diners will appreciate at the start of the first bite. Simple yet there is a homey feel when you get to your table and the ‘amigos’ start to ask for your orders. Them amigos are the friendly Gringo waiters and waitresses ready to assist customers with their choice of their food. Perfect Barkada Hangout Gringo, according to restaurateur Reagan Tan, is the […]


Europak: Inspired by European Artistry


 Inspired by European artistry, the Europak brand – registered in Hong Kong, has captured the discerning bag lovers’ taste with their equally premium quality-crafted designs that matches the everyday lifestyles of the young urban professionals. Europak’s design is rooted on European artistry and heritage with timeless appeal, sophisticated look in every inch made from different materials from nylon to genuine leather. To add this greatness, Europak just opened their newest concept store located in the Ayala-owned Market! Market! mall in Bonifacio Global City. Azrael Coladilla, blogger and social media influencer, took notice of the great design and style of the […]

SM City Fairview Spectacular Video Mapping


 Went here on a Thursday afternoon braving the traffic from Commonwealth to this part of Fairview City to witness SM City Fairview’s 3D Mapping event. Well the road to Fairview has seen a lot of new improvements with the rise of new establishments along the way like food parks which are now the trending hubs for foodies. Travel time to SM City Fairview depends on what time you’re going there. Expect a rush along the Commonwealth area during the high times of the day. SM City Fairview looks very different now if you’ve seen this place a few years ago. […]


Japan’s fast fashion designer brand Miniso opens two more stores in Manila


 In June 2016, the country was introduced to a new lifestyle brand that is in line with fashion and leisure. Miniso formally opened its first store in the Philippines with the first outlet located at Robinsons Place Manila. This November, two more stores opened to provide customers with quality, creative, and low-priced products. Miniso opened the SM City San Lazaro and SM City Manila. Before the “Holiday Rush”, 4  more SM Supermall stores are about to open, making Miniso’s goal to open at least 6 stores  coming to fruition. Miniso is a Japanese fast fashion designer brand, jointly founded by Miyake […]


Take a break and shop at Tutuban Center


 For many years, even before the biggest and modern malls  mushroomed in the metropolis, Tutuban Center in Divisoria is one of the shopping haven of Filipinos. Tutuban Center became more of a convenient place to shop as it sits in the main train station of the Philippine National Railway (PNR), the Tutuban station most commonly known as Manila station or Divisoria train station. Tutuban is a hunter’s paradise for those who loves shopping on a budget and bargain commodities from personal to home improvement needs. Shopping could go so well even if you only have a P1000 budget in your purse […]


Singapore comes closer to home with Makansutra at the SM Megamall


 If you love laksa, satay, bah kuh teh, or anything Singaporean cuisine, you don’t need to go very far – like book a flight with Cebu Pacific or Singapore Airlines, to savor the rich and flavorful popular food concept also known as ‘hawker food’ because now you can experience it here in Manila. SM comes with another first as it opened its doors to Filipino foodies and non-foodies alike with the newly introduced Makansutra street food-style stalls at the SM Megamall A. We just had our first dibs and we are convinced that Makansutra will take you to a food trip […]


NBA merchs now available in TriNoma for the holiday season


 The National Basketball Association (NBA) announced the opening of its third NBA Store location in TriNoma for the holidays through Jan. 31, 2016. Following the successful opening of the second NBA Store in SM Megamall Fashion Hall last October 2015, the one hundred square meter store will carry products from brands such as adidas, New Era, Panini, Spalding, Stance Socks, 2K, Nike, and Under Armour. Regular store hours of the NBA Store branch will be from 10 AM to 11 PM during weekdays and 10 AM to 12 AM during weekends. Managed by International Athletic Trading Company, Inc. (IATC), the NBA Store offers basketball enthusiasts authentic NBA […]


Razer CEO Min-Liang Tan speaks on PH store opening


 One day before the official opening, fans drove to SM North EDSA from different parts of the metro to get in line and to be the first people to catch the first day opening of #RazerStorePH in the country. Razer‘s first Philippine store opened on Aug. 15, 2015. Razer is an American company that specializes in top-shelf gaming laptops, peripherals, and related products. We had the chance to meet and have an exclusive interview with Razer’s co-founder and CEO Min-Liang Tan on the pre-opening day. Here’s what Min have to say about coming to Manila. Why Manila? We held a poll, […]


Iconic headwear New Era opens first store in the Philippines


 American lifestyle brand New Era, makers of iconic headwear for Major League Baseball (MLB), National Hockey League (NHL), National Basketball Association (NBA), and National Football League (NFL) has finally landed in Manila, Philippines with the opening of its first store at the UG Level, Bldg. B in SM Megamall. Now you can purchase your favorite sports licenses caps, no more waiting for balikbayan relatives or for online orders, because it’s already here in the country. New Era caps has wide varieties of designs from popular and legendary NBA, MLB, NHL, NFL teams plus New Era also works with Marvel, Disney, Star Wars, […]


1st FUJIFILM Wonder Photo Shop in PH opens in UP Town Center


 FUJIFILM Wonder Photo Shop-Tokyo has opened its first store in the Philippines as part of its campaign to bring back the habit of printing photographs and increase of its print division. The opening of Wonder Photo Shop-Tokyo PH comes after the opening of Wonder Photo Shop-Tokyo in trendy Harajuku area on February 2014. Executives from FUJIFILM group flew in last June 17 to take part in the grand launch on June 18, at the Ayala-U.P. Town Center. Appearing during the launch are Hiroyuki Sakai, corporate VP at FUJIFILM Corp. and managing director at FUJIFILM Asia Pacific, and Masato Yamamoto, GM at FUJIFILM Corp. photo imaging […]


Biggest NBA store outside U.S. opens in the Philippines


 The Biggest NBA Store outside U.S.   That’s right! According to NBA SVP and Managing Director  for Asia & India, Scott Levy, the NBA Store located at Glorietta 3 in Ayala, Makati is by far the biggest NBA store outside United States of America and in Asia. This was confirmed by Levy during the inaugural opening for VIPs and media last night at the 2nd floor of the NBA Store in Makati. The NBA Store Philippines officially opens today, Dec. 6,  to the public. Aside from Scott, also present from last night were NBA Asia, VP, Global Media Distribution & Global […]

HUAWEI OPENS 6TH CONCEPT STORE IN SM FAIRVIEW. Young actress and Huawei brand ambassador Jasmine Curtis-Smith led the opening at SM City Fairview.

Huawei concept store opens in SM Fairview


 Young actress and Huawei Brand Ambassador Jasmine Curtis-Smith led the opening  ceremony of the brand’s concept store in SM City Fairview today, October 31, 2014. The Huawei Concept Store in SM City Fairview is the 7th store to service customers residing in Fairview, Quezon City. Huawei is introducing the flagship unit Ascend P7 and is also offering Christmas Sale on select Huawei unit models. The aggressive expansion is a testament to Huawei’s full commitment to bringing only the latest technology at an affordable price and without compromise to all Filipinos nationwide. “This move aims to bring Huawei even closer to […]

KUYA J CRISPY PATA. We now include Kuya J Restaurant with the best and crunchiest Crispy Pata.

Kuya J Restaurant is a dining experience like an extension of your family kitchen


 Kuya J Restaurant offers traditional Filipino comfort food and dishes on a dining experience that is like an extension of your family kitchen! Kuya J started as a casual dining hole-in-the-wall restaurant in Cebu and is slowly penetrating Metro Manila with 4 branches located in SM Mall branches and is targeting more branches in GMA, Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. We’ve mentioned in our headline that Kuya J is like an extension of the family’s kitchen and it stays true by their name. As the name suggests, Kuya J spawns from the Filipino Tagalog word ‘kuya‘ which means older brother of a […]