Jessy Mendiola visits Korea's Lotte World

"Maria Mercedes" star Jessy Mendiola, who has been appointed by South Korea as an honorary ambassador for tourism, explores the world's biggest indoor amusement park, Lotte World.

Who is this 'old man' handing out food, drinks

MANILA -- A photo of a mysterious old man hobbling along Roxas Boulevard while handing out sandwiches and bottled water has caught the attention of netizens in the country.

Filipina makes name in Korean theater

MANILA -- Meet Cherish Maningat, a Filipina and the only foreign musical actress in South Korea.

Drink coffee with cats, sheep

MANILA -- Do you love coffee? In Seoul, known as the "City of Coffee," two coffee shops offer a unique experience.

WATCH: Jessy dons traditional Korean 'hanbok'

MANILA -- Actress Jessy Mendiola, who was recently named South Korea's honorary tourism ambassador, donned the traditional Korean "hanbok" during a recent visit to the Asian country.

How super typhoon Yolanda started

MANILA -- More than a week after 'Yolanda' hit the country, scientists and experts are still trying to explain how the super typhoon was formed.

'Matanglawin' wins int'l award for 'Sabang Dragons'

LONDON - The International Media Excellence Awards 2013, organized by the Association for International Broadcasting (AIB), recognized ABS-CBN show 'Matanglawin: Sabang Dragons'" with the highly recommended award in the children's factual category.

'Matanglawin,' 'Failon Ngayon' recognized in London

Two ABS-CBN current affairs programs, as well as Kapamilya news anchor Ted Failon, were recognized by the Association for International Broadcasting (AIB) in the United Kingdom on Thursday (Manila time).

How bats, cats became symbols of Halloween

Bats and black cats are animals often associated with evil deeds and Halloween.

Kuya Kim meets miniature 'King of Comedy'

On the ABS-CBN show "Matanglawin," marionettist and ventriloquist Juancho "Wanlu" Lunaria shows off his puppets, including a miniature version of Dolphy, the country's "King of Comedy".