Tokyo In Winter with Kids

We were really itching to go traveling one last time before my wife gets too far into her pregnancy to get on a plane. I was so glad that we chose to go to Japan again (we went earlier this year as well) since it’s a relatively short trip from Manila and so easy to … Continue reading

Smile Magazine: Thrill of the Grill

I’ll be on board with those of you who will be flying with Cebu Pacific this month through their inflight magazine Smile Magazine (see the full issue here). I photographed chef JP Anglo (of Sarsa) and mouth watering grilled dishes he prepared for us. Let me know if you see it while you’re on your flight! … Continue reading

Metro Society – A Little Slice Of Spain

In the latest issue of Metro Society, you can feast your eyes on Arrozeria’s paellas. Find out why it’s also the perfect spot to gather your squad for a relaxed day of eating good food. This was at Arrozeria at BGC Fort. The sun was coming in at a great angles, and I took advantage … Continue reading

A Ride Through Ho Chi Minh City

My article and photos of our recent Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam trip was published in Metro Home & Entertaining Magazine. So happy to see some of my travel photos in the magazine and get to write about it too.   A Ride Through Ho Chi Minh City Text and Photography: Jar Concengco I’ve never ridden a motorcycle … Continue reading

Metro Society – Viva La Vie Boheme

My first assignment with Metro Society was such a high: an intimate dinner prepared by chef Victor Magsaysay at designer Eric Paras’ home. You couldn’t expect any less from Eric Paras’ home: Food would be served on these plates that are about a thousand years old! They were found in a sunken ship. Now, that’s … Continue reading