Author - Ayn Noel

Take Your Korean Fever to the Next Level

Annyeonghaseyo! The end of September is right around the corner, which means it is the season for all things Korean yet again! Cebuano Korean culture enthusiasts don’t need to travel far and wide to be able to experience the Korean culture — all you need to do is take a ride to SM City Cebu.

Cebu Korean Association Inc. (Cebu Hanin Hue Inc.) brings back the familiar sights and sounds of Korea for the annual Cebu City Korea Day. On its seventh year, CKA is hosting this event once again with the Cebu Provincial Government and SM City Cebu.

In preparation for the event, the Cebu Korean Association, together with the Consulate of the Republic of Korea in Cebu, held a briefing for all their media partners. This year’s Cebu Korea Day will be bigger and better — expect more activities coming your way!

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Fun-filled activities are lined up leading to the gala night on September 30, 2017 (Saturday). It’s the perfect time to satisfy all your cravings. Whatever you want to do, this festival has got you covered. Here’s a list of activities you can enjoy:

1. Korean Film Festival
September 28 – October 1 – SM City Cebu Cinema 5

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Tickets are absolutely FREE of charge but will be distributed on a FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE basis. Strictly 1 ticket per person only. However, you may get back in line to get one for your companion. Senior Citizens and PWD have a special lane and may bring up to 2 companions.

2. Korean Bazaar
September 28 – October 1 (Mall Hours) – The Northwing Atrium

Buy some Korean goodies from Incheon Gaehang, a team dedicated to the creation of job opportunities for the disabled. An assortment of photo cards, handmade fabric goods, accessories, folding fans, cosmetics, and grill ovens will be available at the bazaar.

You can also grab some Dalgona (sugar sweets) and Ssalgangjung (rice treats) both only for Php 50. After a tiring day of shopping, you can get either an aromatherapy, scalp massage, cool cream massage, or hand massage.

3. Korean Cultural Exhibit
September 28 – October 1 (Mall Hours) – Main Mall Atrium D (Lower G/F)

Get a chance to wear a Hanbok, the traditional costume of Korea, or learn how to make a “Tal” (Traditional Mask) keychain. You’ll also be able to learn how to make a traditional dessert called Injeolmi!

4. Korean Food Festival
September 28 – October 1 (Mall Hours) – The Open Parking (near V-Hire Terminal)

Indulge in some authentic Korean dishes! Get yourselves some bulgogi rice, bibimbap, kimchi, guksu, tteokbokki, and japche. Tag along your friends to satisfy your Korean foodie cravings together!

5. Cebu KPOP Star Grand Finals
September 29 (6 PM) – The Northwing Atrium

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6. Cebu City Korea Day Gala Night
September 30 (6 PM) – The Northwing Atrium

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The Bu Ji Hwa team from Seoul will be performing Samgo-mu, an energetic Korean drum dance where performers bend their back or move their body in different ways as they hit the drums.

And what’s more, KPop idol group Double Eight 88 is back with a bang! They will be performing during the KPOP Star Grand Finals and on Cebu Korea Day Gala Night. For all the K-Pop fans out there, this is your chance to meet them up close and personal.

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Gear up for a Korean-packed weekend, Cebuanos! Fans from all over Cebu will gather for this most-anticipated event.  It pays to be at the venue earlier to get first dibs on the seats! 🙂 See you there!

 

Third Team Media is proud to be an official media partner of the Cebu Korean Association for Cebu Korea Day 2017.

Enjoy a Fantastic Night of Beats and Bites at Amoa

For many, buying their first home is a fulfillment of a childhood dream. For some, it is a struggle. Buying your first home can really be a challenge. In fact, it is one of the biggest financial decisions you’ll ever make in your lifetime. Make sure to consider all the possibilities in buying your first home.

Choose Amoa, where families can grow to build memories. With its beautiful natural landscape of hills, vistas and gentle breeze, this 50-hectare residential community is a collection of villages, forming smaller neighborhoods allowing more intimate and warm interaction and friendships.

There’s more to Amoa than a residential community. If you choose Amoa, you have unlimited access to its amenities. All its upscale amenities will definitely make Amoa the best place for you to build your family, celebrate every milestone and create lasting memories in a community you’re sure to love.

Discover more about Amoa with this special open house event by AboitizLand, called Beats and Bites, on September 17, 2016 (Saturday) at 3 PM until sundown at Amoa’s view deck in Compostela. This event is absolutely FREE. Have a great time listening to good music while enjoying some tasty bites!

Special discounts and rates await those who will choose a home in Amoa on this date. An exclusive Php 5,000 OFF your reservation fee on all Amoa units awaits! Tag along all your family and friends for this very special event. Experience what’s it like to live in the north together!

 

Don’t have a ride going to Amoa? Worry no more, for AboitizLand is offering FREE  shuttle rides. All you need to do is to give AboitizLand’s Broker Coordinators a call for shuttle reservations. You may reach them through these numbers:

  • Laida – 0943 581 2427
  • Andie – 0977 767 8176

 

See you at Amoa for an afternoon filled with beats and bites!  For more information about the event, head to the Amoa’s Official Facebook page: www.facebook.com/amoaofficial.

 

SM Consolacion 3-Day Sale: The Biggest Sale in the North

What better way is there to celebrate the start of the festive holidays than by heading to at SM Consolacion for the most anticipated 3-day sale this September 15-17, 2017? Make sure to mark your calendars and be extra ready to avail up to 70% OFF on the best marked-down items!

From catching up on latest wardrobe trends to stocking up on daily essentials, SM Consolacion has it all for you! So make sure to be the first one to dibs on the products that you’ve been eyeing for a long time because you’ll surely get a great deal for them during this exclusive event!

Aside from the great deals and discounts that are up for grabs, you’ll also get the chance to win exciting prizes just by joining these fun and exciting games listed below:

1. Switcharoo – All you have to do is arrange all the boxes in their right order and you’ll get the chance to win up to Php 5,000 worth of SM Gift Certificates. (September 15, 2017, 2 PM)

2. In You Go – Test your sense of touch and guess the item in the box to win Php 2,500 worth of SM Gift Certificates. (September 16, 2 PM)
3. Remember Me – If your memory skills are on point then you definitely should join and win Php 2,500 worth of SM Gift Certificates. (September 17, 2 PM)4. Luck Unlocked – Bring your luck as you shop and guess the prices of the given prizes win them all. (September 15-17, Mall Hours)

 

And YES, there’s more! As part of the HUGE 3-day sale, SM Prestige and BDO Rewards cardholders will get to enjoy and avail an additional 10% discount for the whole day on September 15! How awesome is that?

As for the weekend warriors, there will be a  special treat that awaits the SM Advantage, SM Prestige, and BDO Rewards cardholders on Saturday. The SMAC Exclusives will be happening from 9 AM to 12 NN on September 16!

SM Advantage and SM Prestige cardholders will also get to avail an additional 10% off from 5 PM to 7 PM on September 17. What are you waiting for? Gear up and get ready to shop until you drop!

Don’t forget to share your bestshopping finds online, tag the official SM Consolacion accounts, and use these hashtags #3DaySaleAtSM #SMConsolacion and #EverythingsHereAtSM for every post!

For event schedules and more details be sure to check out the following:

Website       : smsupermalls.com

Facebook     : SM City Consolacion (Official)

Instagram   : @smconsolacion

Twitter         : @smconsolacion

Telephone   : (032) 260 0136

Free Trip to Cebu by Celebrating Winning Moments

Life is constantly changing. In fact, it goes by so quickly that sometimes in a blink of an eye, everything has already changed. Though, there will always be that one moment you will cherish forever. That is the moment that changed your life. Moments like these are always worth sharing not only with the people we love but to the world

With Mactan Cebu International Airport’s Winning Moments campaign, we aim to give remembrance and celebrate the different milestones of your life. Whether it might be the birth of your child, buying your first home, doing something you’ve always been afraid to do or simply passing a subject you took twice, it’s worth celebrating! It doesn’t matter if it is grandiose or not because even the small moments matter.

By sharing his life’s turning point, Ulpi Edub of Cagayan de Oro City won an ALL EXPENSE PAID TRIP TO CEBU on August 4-6, 2017, together with his 5 other friends. The all expense paid trip includes round trip tickets for Ulpi Edub and his 5 other friends, their food, accommodation and transportation while staying here in Cebu.

Plus! What’s more is that they get the chance to witness and have exclusive access to one of the most anticipated sporting event in the country, COBRA IronMan 70.3 PHILIPPINES which will be live on August 6, 2017 (SUNDAY). Over 2,500 triathletes coming from different countries are participating and will gather here in Cebu to take part in the annual sports event. Participants vary from former world champions and rising stars in the sports industry to local celebrities and politicians making COBRA IronMan 70.3 PHILIPPINES one of the most biggest and brightest race in Asia!

Celebrate your life’s breakthrough moments with Mactan Cebu International Airport and personally see the COBRA IronMan 70.3 PHILIPPINES up close!

Visit  Mactan Cebu Airport and Cobra Ironman 70.3 Philippines for more information. Don’t forget to use the official hashtags #MCIAWinningMoments and #IM703Philippines.