What Were They Thinking: Neo-classical elements out of context
Greek gods take residence in this building with a startling contrast between the Neo-classical and modern elements
The movie theaters of Colon Street are fading people’s palaces
While Manila had Avenida as their cinema district from 1930s to the 1970s, Cebu had Colon from the 1910s until the 1990s.
The Mornings After: Escolta Block Parties are more than one-night affairs
With a new wave of tenants and building owners, the Escolta creative movement is transforming Manila’s old downtown.
The Romanesque Revivalist Jaro Cathedral and its ‘unfaithful’ additions
Jaro Cathedral has lost its heritage value with a mishmash of architectural styles