Tag: chinatown

REVIEW: Mei Sum Teahouse in Binondo

Funny thing about being the resident Binondo girl is the fact that I have not eaten in all the restaurants you’ll find in Chinatown. And I’m sorry to my great ancestors, but that’s primarily because I’m not so fond of Chinese food because I grew up with sought-for Chinese restaurants as my neighbor. But when

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BLOG LAUNCH: The Binondo Siblings

IT’S ON! The Binondo Siblings launched its first post! What started as a random thought in 2016 by me and my brother has come to life. Our mutual love for food is now giving birth to our first step in creating a blog (why it took so long is most definitely NOT because procrastination AT ALL) We’ll share all our

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Chinatown During the New Year

After chocolates, stuffed bears and flowers keeping the in-love somewhat extra romantic and the singles slapped with their statuses, shortly comes the firecrackers, ang pao‘s and tikoys that heightens the excitement even for the non-Chinese. Chinatown, Binondo, is probably the heart of Chinese citizens, but somehow, people of all races come to this place once every year to take

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