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Oakwood Premier (Joy-Nostalg Center Manila) ~ A Fine Retreat in the Ortigas Urban Jungle

We again scored big discount on our latest hotel staycation via the Traveloka booking site. 
We needed to stay at the Ortigas Central Business district area and decided to book at the Oakwood Premier (Joy-Nostalg Center) ~ wondering if the excellent online rating was real!
We entered via the ADB Avenue entrance and was led to a short hallway leading to the hotel lobby (the hotel's main entrance and basement parking access was via Topaz Street)
The lobby was medium sized but impressively decorated.

We were really pleased with the a one bedroom suite that we booked. It was huge at about 90sqm ~ talk about space.
There is a separate bedroom with a king-sized bed, that screams "STAYCATION". 
(Note: There is also a television inside the bedroom, on top of the television in the living room and bathroom). 
Definitely no fighting over TV here!

A working kitchen ~ fully-equipped with microwave and convention oven, vitroceramic cook top, dishwasher, refrigerator, toaster, rice cooker, …

Walk with Dinosaurs at The Mind Museum

My 7 year old was thrilled when he found out we were off to one of his favorite places to visit ~ #TheMindMuseum and was ecstatic when I told him about the museum's latest attraction ~ #DinoPlay

My son is huge dinosaurs fan. He has been fascinated with these HUGE creatures since he watched them in The Jurassic World movie ~ DinoPlay was just perfect!
Satisfy your children's fascination and their curiosity (and yours) by visiting The Mind Museum's latest traveling exhibition, Dino Play: Explore the Mind-blowing World of Dinosaurs!

Launched last June 29, Dino Play invites young dinosaur fans to come and explore the world of dinosaurs. Start your exploration onboard a vintage original Sarao Motors jeep right next to T-Rex sculpture and huge dinosaur eggs welcomes you to the exhibit, a peek to the adventure that awaits you and the kids inside!

Dino Play is divided into four nests:
Dino Dig ~ where you and active kiddo can try your hand at being a paleontologist! Dino Play prov…