Category: Christmas

  • Davao Lights Up for Christmas

    Davao Lights Up for Christmas (2013) Photojournalist Jojie Alcantara goes around town one night to document gaily colored holiday bright lights festooned in the streets, illuminating Davao at its finest.  Though most renowned for its “Silent Night” sans the noisy fireworks during this merry season, this big old city comes to life in a different…

  • Street Photography with Jojie Alcantara (Dec. 14)

    In 1997, street photography in Indonesia started my journey to photojournalism, eventually pushing me to explore portrait, landscape and travel which is part of the field I specialize in. Come take a walk with me for one day, as I share how I observe, compose and capture scenes in a different, thought provoking perspective.

  • SM Lanang Premier’s Davao Gourmet Collective

    Flavors of the holidays at SM Lanang Premier’s Davao Gourmet Collective A delectable Christmas feast awaits foodies from all over the metro as SM Lanang Premier holds the Christmas edition of Davao’s massive gastronomic celebration on December 6 to 8, 2013.

  • Ateneo Flashback 2013 Alumni Grand Homecoming

    Mark your calendars, Ateneans.  Ateneo Flashback 2013 Alumni Grand Homecoming is on December 30, at the SMX Convention Center in SM Lanang Premier. Be part of the biggest event of the year. Admission is P450.

  • Metrobank Party Rocks!

    Metrobank Party Rocks! By Jojie Alcantara (Pubished in SunStar Davao, January 9, 2013) It was a strange invitation for me, to attend a Rock Star Theme Christmas party for the Metrobank Group, and get this—as one of the judges of the American Idol. I was to choose between acting like Jennifer Lopez or Paula Abdul.…

  • Free Carousel Ride at the Park on Christmas

    Free carousel ride at the Rizal Park Christmas in Davao City © Jojie Alcantara 2012 “There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle”− Albert Einstein A Blessed and Prosperous New Year from my family to yours! Thank…

  • Day 8: Abreeza’s 12 Days of Christmas Kindness (Dec.17)

      Day 8: Abreeza’s 12 Days of Christmas Kindness (Dec.17) In a continuing project of Ayala Malls called 12 Days of Christmas Kindness, 100 Christmas lollipop candies were given away to surprised diners at the Food Choice of Abreeza Mall on Day 8. It was a wonderful mood where everyone shares in the gift of…

  • My Mindanao: Photographs for Hope

    MY MINDANAO: PHOTOGRAPHS FOR HOPE opens tomorrow, December 18, at the Sulawesi Function Room, ground floor of Marco Polo Davao, from 9am until 10 in the evening. This special one day exhibit is for a cause. In our years of experience as photojournalists we have been lucky to be traveling around to document wonderful places,…

  • RDL launches new Body Spray

    The Grand Launch of the newest product of RDL Pharmaceutical Laboratory, Inc.-its NEW BODY SPRAY with four variants, 2 for men and 2 for women. In photos during the press con at the D’Leonor Hotel is the newest celebrity endorser is ENRIQUE GIL (known as Dasho Jao in his current teleserye Princess & I), before…

  • Abreeza Mall Davao launches 12 Days of Christmas Kindness

    In the spirit of gift giving during the most eagerly anticipated holiday season, Ayala Malls pushes for a nationwide call for the act of kindness during Christmas by spreading forth cheer in the most surprising ways. Abreeza Mall Davao is excited to participate in a big way for the Dabawenyos.