Many people enjoy looking for souvenirs while on vacation. Some resorts even have large gift shops on their premises so that guests can find that perfect souvenir for themselves or the best gift for a loved one. There are many places like the Mohonk Mountain House NY that offer guests a place to stay and shop. Picking out the right souvenir can be a fun experience and will give you something to always remind you of your vacation.

Bath and Body

You may want to find a gift for yourself or someone else that smells good and helps with relaxation. There are all sorts of nice soaps to choose from. Facial scrubs and lotions make great souvenir items too. There are many fragrances out there that can help you remember your vacation when you return home.


Logo clothing can be a fun idea and is great for all ages. Many gift shops offer clothing that can help you to remember your stay at a certain place. You can choose from t-shirts, sweaters, jackets, or hats. Whenever you wear your souvenir clothing, you can wear a smile and think about your trip.


Enlightening books can be a great purchase to make for yourself or a friend. Many gift shops offer a nice book selection. You can search for an inspiring book that can help you to feel better in general. Some books can help you to stay happy and relaxed even after you have gone home from your vacation.

Home and Decor

A travel mug can be a useful souvenir. You can bring it with you on all of your future travels and even use it at home. A coffee mug or tumbler can also be a nice gift. If you take a lot of photographs of your vacation, you may want to choose a unique frame. A tapestry can be another item that can be used to decorate your home, or you can use the throw to stay warm on a chilly day. Ornaments or candles make great souvenirs too. You can find an item that will look nice sitting around your home.

There are all sorts of good souvenirs out there that will be perfect for you or someone that you care about. You want to choose an item that is well made and that will last for a long time. Good souvenir items can turn into valuable items that will always be cherished. If you are planning on going on vacation, be sure to set some money aside for the perfect item to bring back with you. Memorabilia can bring cheer to your life once you return from your vacation until you go back again.

Backed with more than 21 years of experience in the travel and tourism industry, Shroff Travel guarantees its customers with professional services in providing overall solutions to their travel needs. This year, as they participate in PHILTOA’s 26th Philippine Travel Mart, they are offering international and domestic exclusive travel deals that will surely make everyone excited to take their next holiday!


3D 2N - SIEM REAP, CAMBODIA with Tours - USD 173
3D 2N - BEIJING, CHINA with compulsory Tours - USD 64
3D 2N - HO CHI MINH Free & Easy Only - USD 72
3D 2N - HANOI Free & Easy - USD 75
3D 2N - BALI INDONESIA Free & Easy Only - USD 62
3D 2N - KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA with Half Day City Tour - USD 76
3D 2N - BANGKOK, THAILAND with Tour - USD 92
3D 2N - SEOUL, KOREA with Complimentary City Tour - USD 170
3D 2N - MYANMAR with Tours - USD 196
4D 3N - OSAKA, JAPAN Free & Easy Only - USD 720
4D 3N - TOKYO, JAPAN Free & Easy Only - USD 812


Puerto Princesa - Php 1,948
Cebu - Php 1,959
Coron - Php 1,969
Boracay - Php 1,990
Batanes - Php 2,736
Davao - Php 2,754
Bohol - Php 2,756
Ilocos - Php 3,782
El Nido - Php 3,932

For more details about these travel deals and other tour packages, please check the NOTES on Shroff Travel Facebook Page.

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SHROFF TRAVEL aims to give everyone memorable travel experiences especially those who have great passion for exploration. That's one of the reasons why they make it easier and affordable for tourists to discover the Philippines and the rest of world by offering these special travel deals. They also offer flight promos and issues ticket on all airlines so booking your tour with them is hassle free.

For more information about Shroff Travel exclusive travel deals, please visit their BOOTH # F1037 & F1042 during the 26th Philippine Travel Mart at SMX Convention Center (SM MoA) on September 4-6, 2015.

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Join SAZZY FALAK and JEANNIE MAI in the all-new Asian take on the popular US hit makeover series

Style icons Jeannie Mai (left) and Sazzy Falak (right) on DIVA’s How Do I Look? Asia

17 August 2015 – It’s time to go head over heels for DIVA’s How Do I Look? Asia – the highly anticipated Asian re-imagination of the hit fashion makeover series. Billed as “Asia’s ultimate fashion fix,” How Do I Look? Asia will make its debut on Monday, 31 August at 8PM (SIN/MAL) on DIVA, NBCUniversal International Networks’ leading entertainment channel for women in Asia.

The NBCUniversal International format, produced by NBCUniversal’s Matchbox Asia, follows Malaysian celebrity and style icon Sazzy Falak as she guides eight fashion victims to the path of fashion enlightenment. Jeannie Mai, host of the original U.S. version, and a familiar face to Asian viewers, features in each episode, setting up the fashion challenges each week.

The fashion-challenged victims include onesie-addict/ blogger Apple Allison of Sole Searching Soul (Philippines); indie rock guitarist Ariana (Malaysia); mismatch, mishap/ watercolor artist Choc (Taiwan); sales executive, and literally “plain” Jane (Philippines/Australia); overachieving, yet outdated, Lavinya (Malaysia); rebel teacher Lianni (Philippines); romantically-insecure Maisarah (Singapore); and the uninspiringly-dressed motivational speaker Yessinta (Indonesia).

To achieve a professional look that can be replicated for the everyday, Sazzy will be joined by a guest stylist in each episode: Liz Uy (Filipina celebrity stylist); Zac Wu (Taiwanese celebrity stylist); Andrea Wong (former editor of Elle Malaysia); and Anindita Saryuf (fashion director of Elle Indonesia).

In each episode, Sazzy and an accomplice – a concerned family member, friend or colleague – will help transform the lucky fashion victim into a beacon of style. After having their wardrobe raided, the individual will have their current fashion choices face the “Eww Tube”, one of the iconic features of the original format. The “Eww Tube” is a vacuum cleaner-like machine that literally sucks offending outfits up and away after they have been eliminated by the panel of fashion experts and accomplices. The transformations featured on the series transcend fashion and style. Viewers will also get to witness the complex and emotional backstories of the victims, whose glamorous new looks, and freshly developed sense of style, act as a catalyst for them to adopt a more positive and confident outlook on life.

How Do I Look? Asia is a testament to DIVA’s position as the leading women’s entertainment channel in Asia. We are confident that this ground-breaking local production, like its original franchise, will strongly resonate with our core female audiences across the region,” said Christine Fellowes, Managing Director, Asia Pacific, NBCUniversal International Networks. “Using the insights from various in-depth research initiatives on Asian women that NBCUniversal has conducted and developed over the recent years, How Do I Look? Asia features many of the elements that we found women loved: fabulous and fun makeovers, the hottest fashion trends tailored to Asian sensibilities, inspiring and heart-warming personal stories, and a positive underlying message that encourages every woman to be her best self.”

Jeannie and Sazzy will be making live appearances as they tour Singapore, Malaysia and Vietnam later this month on the following dates:
- Singapore: 20-22 August
- Kuala Lumpur: 23-25 August
- Ho Chi Minh City: 26-27 August  

How Do I Look? Asia Season One is presented by regional sponsor Zalora.
Tito Costa, Managing Director of ZALORA Group, said, “We’re excited to be working with How Do I Look? Asia’s very first season of fashion makeover series and we’re proud to contribute to the life-changing makeovers featured throughout the show. ZALORA supports Asia's diverse forms of beauty and seeks to empower women through fashion by giving them the confidence to own whatever moment they find themselves in and to encourage them to be the best version of themselves. The show’s goal is aligned with ZALORA’s commitment to provide a carefully-curated range of fashion options as the right tools to create confidence-boosting looks. This is perfectly echoed in the weekly fashion transformations featured throughout the show.”

In Malaysia, the series is also presented by Marigold Yogurt Drink and Panasonic Beauty.

Clozette is the Official Fashion Social Network of the series, which is filmed at an NBCUniversal International studio set built in Solaire Resort & Casino, Manila.

For more information on How Do I Look? Asia, including exclusive behind-the-scenes sneak peeks, fashion tips, quizzes and personality profiles, visit 

Be part of the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram with #HDILasia

How Do I Look? Asia premieres on 31 August, Mondays at 8PM (SIN/MAL) 

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About NBCUniversal International Networks 
NBCUniversal International Networks is one of the world’s premier entertainment portfolios, delivering quality content and compelling brands to over 176 territories across Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Latin America and Asia Pacific. The channel brands in the portfolio include Universal Channel, Syfy, E! Entertainment Television, 13th Street, DIVA, Studio Universal, Telemundo, The Style Network and Golf Channel. These unique brands deliver a full range of entertainment experiences to local audiences across the globe; the portfolio also includes Movies 24 in the UK. Further, NBCUniversal News Group, one of the most influential and respected portfolios of on-air and digital news properties in the world, operate CNBC and NBC News internationally. NBCUniversal International Networks is a division of NBCUniversal, one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks, and a suite of leading Internet-based businesses. NBCUniversal is a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.

About Matchbox Asia 
Matchbox Asia is an extension of Matchbox Pictures, synonymous with international shows such as "The Slap", "Nowhere Boys" and "The Real Housewives of Melbourne". Based in Singapore, Matchbox Asia will develop and produce scripted and non-scripted programs for audiences throughout the Asian region. With a focus on creating original content that compliments its Australian output and can be distributed throughout the world by NBCUniversal.

About Zalora Group 
ZALORA Group is Asia Pacific’s leading group of online fashion destinations. Founded in 2012, the company has a presence in Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia & Brunei, the Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam, Hong Kong and Taiwan where it operates as ZALORA and in Australia and New Zealand where it operates as THE ICONIC. ZALORA Group’s localised sites offer an extensive collection of top international and local brands and products across apparel, shoes, accessories, and beauty categories for men and women. Offering up to 100-day free returns, speedy deliveries as fast as 3 hours in some markets, free delivery over a certain spend, and multiple payment methods including cash-on-delivery, ZALORA Group is the online shopping destination with endless fashion possibilities.

About Marigold 
Malaysia Milk Sendirian Berhad (MMSB) was incorporated in 1969, and began its own manufacturing operations in Petaling Jaya in 1977. The company markets and distributes brands including MARIGOLD and VITAGEN under its Trading Arm Company, Cotra Enterprises Sdn Bhd. MARIGOLD’s two flagship brands, MARIGOLD PEEL FRESH and MARIGOLD HL Milk, hold the honours of being the No. 1 Pasteurised Fruit Juice and the No.1 Pasteurised Milk brands in Malaysia respectively.

MARIGOLD has set the benchmark for impeccable quality and standard with its pasteurisation process to retain nutritional value and freshness. Other products under the MARIGOLD brand includes: MARIGOLD HL Low Fat Milk, MARIGOLD PEEL FRESH, MARIGOLD Cup Yogurt, MARIGOLD Yogurt Drink, MARIGOLD UHT Asian Drink, MARIGOLD UHT Milk, MARIGOLD UHT Fruit Drink, MARIGOLD 100% Juice, MARIGOLD Sweetened Condensed Filled Milk, MARIGOLD Sweetened Creamer and MARIGOLD Evaporated Milk.  
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The Love Affair (2015) is a movie about a family and a marriage. I thought it was a typical mistress movie, where couple gets tired with each other, becomes unfaithful and playful; somehow it has the same plot but they have deeper reasons for their actions. Well, all of the lead characters Vince (Richard Gomez), Tricia (Dawn Zulueta), and Adie (Bea Alonzo) played the role really well. The story started with the Vince and Tricia was on the verge of annulment because Tricia was accused of cheating his husband. On the other hand, Adie broke up with her fiancé because she saw a video scandal of her fiancé and his other girl heating things up on the car. She had an accident and Vince was there on the area to help. It was their first encounter with each other.

It feels like destiny is playing with them. Most of the events, they bump with each other until one day when Adie will be having her job interview in Taal lake, her future boss told her to help him sail. Then, Adie got really upset on the misfortune she encountered. Afterwards, she bumped again with Doc Vince. What a coincidence! This is the exciting part people should watch. The start of everything being sailing partners. haha

The affair, the lines, and the confrontational conversations were so good and tear-jerker for sure. Even my beau got emotional, hahaha Yes, he cried even he kept on telling me he got sleepy and kept on yawning. Yah, right!? Every time I caught him wiping his tears secretly, I was ROTFL and crying at the same time. I am close to being crazy that time. Hahaha deny pa sya sobrang obvious kasi, db? Cute.

I can really recommend this movie to all couples out there, so they would know the value of marriage. I will also recommend this to all single ladies and to all people na lang so they would know and be aware that wag kumabit even how broken you are, wag umasa sa lalaking my pamilya. Alright?!

Moral of the story: Always have time for your family. Whatever temptation you will encounter, please say NO. Think of your family and the people who might get hurt.

The Verdict: 4.5 stars out of 5 stars

The theater 

The way to Nanta Show

Ticket booth

The cast

The souvenir items

There was a small museum for multimedia besides the theater. They displayed different medium of communication arts wayback the days the camera was huge, manually operated, bulky and heavy duty. 

Here is the-not-so-flat-screen television. Hanged in the area. The evolution of technology is so fast and vast. Is it fascinating that mankid was able to invented such things and improved it in a short period of time? In short, everyone of us is equal. Love yourself, ganern pak pak pak model 360 degrees!!! Hahahah On a serious note, every one of us has a brilliant mind, it is up to you on how will you release the Einstein in you! 

Inside the theater. Woot!

 Moreover, we were totally clueless about the show. Our tour guide told us, it was an amazing show. That's it!  So we were left with questions and uncertainty. Hihi I expected the show will be a musical with songs but I was wrong. It is something different and unique. If you like food, action, drums, and tapping random things to make a harmony. This show is for you. They also have an audience participation. They use gibberish as their language. Even they were not saying enough words, they were still funny and I can't even stop myself from laughing. I am literary laughing out loud and crying at the same time. All I can say is the cast are all talented. They juggle, dance, cook, drums, and some acrobatic moves, these in one show is really amazing and worth it. I also heard they will be having a show here in the Philippines in Solaire theater.  

Date of Performances:
November 10 (8pm) Tue
November 11 (8pm) Wed
November 12 (8pm) Thu
November 13 (8pm) Fri
November 14 (3pm & 8pm) Sat
November 15 (3pm & 8pm) Sun

Running Time:
90 Minutes

Age Restriction:
All Ages are permitted.

Tickets are available on

Check out the video I saw on

Verdict: 5 stars out of 5 stars! It was really entertaining!