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Smash It: Burger & More in Marikina Heights

Who is craving for Burgers and fries?   Hopefully you're into something new to eat at Smash It: Burger & More in Marikina Heights.  I had ordered it through Grab Food application on my phone.  The following orders were as followed: Double BBQ Bacon Smash Burger requested for no sauce and vegetables for PHP 207.20 with Curly Fries PHP 169.00 plus a Red Iced tea PHP 49.00 total of PHP 425.20 ($7.59). Double Caramelized Smash Burger for PHP 249.00 with French Fries with Homemade Ketchup PHP 99.00 total of PHP 348.00 ($6.21). I had ordered myself the Buffalo Chicken Poppers for PHP 189.00 ($3.38) the serving was big. I couldn't quite finish it very spicy even if it says mild on the label on the box. I used my ranch dressing to minimize the heat coming from my mouth. I wanted to try their Apple Cinnamon Tart for two pieces for PHP 129.00 ($2.30) the apple cinnamon tart wasn't sweet something good to add vanilla ice-cream if you wanted too. NOTE: Carmina is not selling or adv

Places to Visit in the Bay Area

Every year when I have the chance to visit the Bay Area in California I would go to inexpensive places with my best friend and her family. She would also come up with new places to explore. Either places she wants to visit or places her daughter's have been too for their field trip from their school. Either way it gives us a chance to bond and explore places together. Japanese Garden   Lake Merrit in Oakland Laney College Flea Market Address: 7th Street Oakland, CA 94607 Open on Sunday: 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM The entrance fee varies depending on the day you go. Try Chamoyada a Mexican dessert made with a sweet and spicy type of shaved ice, or raspado, prepared with chamoy and mango. Chamoyada I went to Vietnam in San Jose to see what the place looked like. One of my friend had mentioned to me about

Facial and Diamond Peel

I had a relative who came over and wanted an inexpensive facial treatment for her face. I had brought her to Ali Mall located in Cubao. The name of the place is Hairliners Beauty Salon. They are located in the second floor. It is best to go there early morning when the mall opens at 10:00 AM. The place can be busy because there are only two people doing the facial treatment. The price for the facial and diamond peel for PHP 500.00 ($10.00). It is up to you how much tip you want to give the person after wards. Facial are for both men and woman. For woman it is best to go there with no make up easier to start off your facial treatment. It takes one hour. Before you will start they will ask what kind of treatment you would like to do on your face. They will check your face and recommend treatments you may need. Steps on having your facial: You will be lying down on a bed. The person will put a tie on your hair to prevent going to your face. They will pl

Zoobic Safari in Subic, Philippines

My sister was visiting with her family and close friends. She wanted to bring her kids to  interact with the animals.  We brought them to Zoobic Safari located in Subic . Entrance Fee from Zoobic Safari is: Adults: PHP 695.00 ($14.00) Children: PHP 595.00 ($12.00) You can check Klook for 50% off from the regular rates: PHP 350.00 ($7.00) Voucher include: Weekday - Regular Admission Ticket Plus Photos Opportunuty or Animal Feeding Weekend - Regular Admission Ticket The drive is 2 hours from Manila depending on the traffic. Papa Ping is trying to scare my Mom with the snake that he is holding. For the first time we all experience riding in a bus where you can feed the tiger when it reaches up to you unexpected. The tiger end up going to their window and everyone started screaming. It is a great adventure to see how the live animals live. You get the chance to feed the alliga