Tom Parker Bowles, Camilla Parker Bowles’s son and food editor of Esquire Magazine, visited Manila to discover this “dreadful” metropolis’ culinary secrets. It turned out that the trip was well worth braving the horrors–actual or imagined–with which Westerners typically define this megacity of roughly 20 million souls, majority of which live under $1 a day.

Anyone for Filipino food? (Tom Parker Bowles, Esquire Aug. 2011)