Kyoto with Kids

The first and last time I was in Kyoto was 10 years ago and I wasn’t married or had kids yet. And that trip was so different to this trip for many reasons from accommodations (I stayed in a ryokan 10 years ago and I can’t do that anymore!), to places to go (they have … Continue reading

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 Home & Entertaining: The Road Less Traveled

It’s been awhile. 🙂 Metro Home & Entertaining‘s latest issue has published my trip to Japan with my family. Please pick it up at your nearest bookstore or on Zinio.   The Road Less Traveled There is more to cherry blossom season in Japan words and photographs by jar concengco (Directory of links at the … 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