Month: October 2016

Filipino Property Show in Qatar

The Association of Filipino Real Estate Executives in Qatar (AFREEQ) staged its second season of the Philippine Property Investment Show – QATAR (PPISQ) last October 28-29, 2016 at the Splash Water Park, Katara Beach Front. The event was participated by premier Filipino real estate companies, mostly those with established offices or marketing teams in Qatar. It

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Cafe#999: A New Take on Doha’s Gastronomic Emergency

Saturday is definitely FAMILY DAY for us. And while going out with the kids during weekends, I still have to somehow mix creativity with family responsibility. As I discover new dining places i want to visit and since we also have to eat together, then it’s like hitting two birds in one stone. We are originally scheduled

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Hospitality Qatar 2016: A Photo Blog

Under the patronage of H.E. Sheik Ahmed bin Jassim Al Thani, Minister of Economy and Commerce for the State of Qatar, the second annual global hospitality and horeca show of Qatar took place at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Center last October 18-20, 2016. There were lots of food-arts on display. You can feast your

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The day we wake up and Facebook is gone

Though only hypothetical, we can’t imagine life without FACEBOOK or other social media. The thought of it is mind-boggling, even catastrophic equal to a stock market crash or war in Iraq (just my exaggeration). Imagine how we panicked only with a simple brown out or water interruption? Can you feel the paranoia and how you seem to

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Our unique Saturday eat-away

After work today, we decided to drive around town and see random places for some gastronomic adventure. Here’s what we discovered: Majilis Al Shamali – Female Housing Complex (Qatar Foundation) During weekends, they are only open for Education City students and staff. While from Sunday to Thursday, they are open to everybody.  They serve breakfast from 7am

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Figaro Coffee is now brewing in Doha!

As Filipinos, we take pride in seeing anything “PINOY” making waves in the international arena: from sports, to entertainment, to fashion, and even in business. And if you kind’a miss home… seeing familiar faces and places can make you feel a bit nostalgic and patriotic at the same time. After a long wait, a Figaro Coffee franchise

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How to Apply for a Schengen Visa in Qatar

In my recent blog, Europe was identified as the top travel destinations for OFW’s in Qatar. And since this blog’s goal is to provide as much information which will be beneficial to the Filipino community in Qatar, I tried to collect some information that will be useful especially to those who are planning for their

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Weekend Food Trip: Cactus Senshi and Amazing Waffle Cafe

While both of us are working half day on a Saturday, I also saw it as an opportunity to sneak in a lunch date with her. Got inspired and reminded after reading Pastor Dennis Sy’s blog – “Dating your wife need not be extravagant, but well planned. Well planned dates are cost effective.” CACTUS SENSHI

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