hangouts

Coffee or Art?

(Aug 09, 2009) <Cafe Mezone, by Kingkiang> Shi-Da Road — This favourite area of artsy people is located in the southern part of Taip...

Another Experience for Manila’s Music Scene (Venues)

(Dec 15, 2008) We’ve pretty much heard about Mag:Net Cafe, saGuijo, Route 196 (new!), Penguin Cafe Malate, and 6underground. Of course thi...

Electronica in Manila – Part 2: The Hotspots and the Crowd

(Dec 09, 2008) (via Mag:Net Boni Multiply) Bands have to thank the people who pour into their gigs, sometimes to the point where there’s n...

Experimental-Sound Art – Part 4: Venues and Support

(Dec 08, 2008) For a community and scene that is just growing and really strengthening as a network, often times venues are scarce. But GreenPap...

Energee, the Favorite Drink of Mumbai’s Youth

(Nov 19, 2008) From the time I was in school, Aarey’s Energee drink has been the only soft drink that I’ve been hooked on. Unlike th...

Mumbai Hit by Mall Mania

(Nov 14, 2008) Malls in Mumbai remind me of the old nursery rhyme, “Old MacDonald has a farm… here a mall, there a mall, everywhere ...

Mindspace Garden: A Space for Young Couples

(Nov 11, 2008) Finding open spaces for young couples to hangout in Mumbai can be quite a task. Apart from the crowded sea fronts like Marine Dri...

Enjoying the Laidback Feel of Prithvi Cafe

(Nov 10, 2008) Prithvi cafe in Juhu, the western suburb of Mumbai, conjures up fond memories of college days when my friends and I would go ther...

Mumbai Leaping at Blue Frog

(Nov 05, 2008) Creating a buzz among music lovers, fine diners as well as contributing to Mumbai’s throbbing nightlife is the swanky and ch...

Street live performance in Yoyogi Park

(Aug 26, 2008) On weekends, you”ll see so many street bands are playing lively in Yoyogi Park.” Those bands, solo-singers, and enter...

McDonalds attracts youth and business people!

(Aug 10, 2008) “ McDonalds are always easy hang-out places for youth.” Offering $1 menu better appeals them to hang out and chat duri...

Starbucks and Doutor

(Aug 10, 2008) There was a time when Doutor, Japanese coffee chain was dominated in every city in Japan before Starbucks.” Doutor has now ...

Our old haunt Lao Lao [BKK]

(Aug 01, 2008) Lao Lao hardly seems like a happening place on the verge on serving some of Thailands most creative and wellknown culture-make...

Nerds are TRUE [BKK]

(Jul 16, 2008)   Nerds doing what they do best at the TRUE shop/cafe in Paragon. TRUE is one of the few brands that have managed to fi...

The Indie Coffee Shop Vs. The Commercial Coffee Shop

(Jul 10, 2008) Left: Shades of Retro. It's so cool it doesn't even have a website, and is tucked awa...