Whether it’s returning to your hometown or hitting the mall with the entire clan to rejoice the vacations, Filipino Christmas is at all times about coming collectively with your family members, feasting on probably the most scrumptious meals, exchanging items, and creating reminiscences you’ll always remember. And for 2021, Robinsons Malls hopes to make the vacations extra pleasant particularly to households in Northern Luzon by way of the opening of Robinsons Place La Union in the capital metropolis of San Fernando on September 24, 2021.
Robinsons Place La Union is Robinsons Malls’ third purchasing advanced in the Ilocos Region, following the success of Robinsons Place Ilocos in San Nicolas and Robinsons Place Pangasinan in Calasiao. Touted as the most important mall in La Union, the brand new addition to Robinsons Malls’ portfolio strengthens its mantra of enhancing and making life extra significant for Filipinos by opening its doorways to extra individuals in the north.
ROBINSONS PLACE LA UNION might be simply distinguished resulting from its constructing façade’s enticing curvilinear accents.
Its location in San Fernando City guarantees not solely a novel mall expertise to Ilocano residents, but in addition an all-in-one spot for purchasing and eating wants of weekend vacationers—particularly surfers and seaside lovers who fondly referred to as the province as Elyu. The mall’s presence alongside MacArthur Highway additionally makes it an excellent stopover for many who are driving to Pangasinan, Baguio, and Ilocos Sur.
Sharing the Stoke Inside and Outside the Mall
Robinsons Place La Union additionally doesn’t ignore the truth that it’s a gateway to the “Surfing Capital of the North,” making the most of the laid-back seaside vibe that attracts in individuals to the province. The fashionable surf city of San Juan, in any case, is simply 10 minutes away. Every nook and cranny of the four-level mall takes inspiration from the gorgeous waves that Elyu is thought for.
With structure and design by Jonathan O. Gan Associates, the four-storey mall’s façade boasts blue-colored curvilinear accents, that are harking back to the ripples and waves from the close by coast. Wave-like patterns are additionally seen inside, particularly on the ceiling design of the widespread hallway. The atrium on the heart options clerestory home windows, which permits pure gentle to move by way of and create a vibrant and sunny vibe contained in the mall.
Surfboards, whether or not as a portray on the wall or as a skinny piece of wooden, are used as design accents: from flooring labels close to the elevators to loos. It’s additionally laborious to overlook the “shaka” gesture splattered on hallways to greet everybody with the optimistic vibe we want as of late. Surf-inspired murals by Filipino artist Happy Navarro are discovered alongside escalators, on posts, and in between the department stores’ number of purchasing and eating shops.
Sustainability can be on the forefront of Robinsons Place La Union, understanding that it’s a stone’s throw away from one of many Philippines’ premier browsing locations and certainly one of La Union’s greatest pure marvel. The supplies restoration facility makes certain that waste is successfully segregated, the department stores’ sewage remedy plant in addition to the grey water assortment system maintains environment-friendly water waste discharge and recycling of non-potable water, and environment friendly rest room fixtures additionally reduce pointless water waste. The tinted façade home windows and frosted sticker for clerestories aren’t solely design-related selections, but in addition a approach to regulate warmth and reduce dependency on air-conditioning.
Coming Home to Your Local Favorites
Robinsons Place La Union takes delight in showcasing what the Ilocos Region has to supply. Some of the native meals shops you’ll be seeing are: Sagat Crust Food House, which has an present outpost in Rosario; Pasarabo, which provides varied pasalubong merchandise from throughout Region I like longganisa and bagnet; Gem’s Empanada Ilocandia, which began in Laoag in 2006; and Seashack LU, which is a San Juan favourite that’s well-known for seafood grub.
ROBINSONS PLACE LA UNION options quite a lot of zones to thrill the consumers – (above left) varied meals shops in Eat Street; (above proper) Health and Beauty companies on the Wellness zone; (proper) and gadget must-haves at Digiworld.
Other homegrown companies are additionally getting the highlight at Robinsons Place La Union. There’s Lorma Life Check Clinic, which opened in 2012 in La Union, Smile City Dental Essentials and Dr. Brows from Baguio City, and Luxe Derm Skin Care Clinic, which is having their first mall enterprise with Robinsons Place La Union. This not solely helps native entrepreneurs, but in addition generates extra job particularly in the provincial capital.
The mall’s general design idea is utilized to the bathrooms, too. Everywhere you go is unquestionably Instagram-worthy.
The Baby Care amenity follows a refreshing nautical theme making purchasing extra stress-free and handy to moms.
Aside from bringing homegrown manufacturers to extra individuals, Robinsons Place La Union can be taking fashionable meals, attire, and wellness companies nearer to Ilocanos like Mary Grace, Koomi, Cabalen, Classic Savory, Samgyupsal,Crocs, Levi’s, Havaianas, Octagon, Digital Walker, @Tokyo and a world espresso store. Anchor tenants, in fact, are Robinsons Supermarket, Robinsons Department Store, Robinsons Appliances, Handyman, Daiso and Super 50 to be sure that it’s a one-stop store for La Union residents.
The mall can have 4 state-of-the-art cinemas which is able to display blockbuster motion pictures that Elyucanos will love.
Robinsons Movieworld is having 4 state-of-the-art cinemas, that are set to offer one of the best leisure as soon as quarantine measures are eased. Digiworld, which is a particular zone devoted for devices, is housing premium tech manufacturers. For the foodies, there’s the 344-seater Eat Street, a meals corridor model by Robinsons Malls that’s providing a big selection of meals selections. The Sky Deck, an out of doors hangout on the mall’s roof deck, is Robinsons Place La Union’s one-of-a-kind amenity that provides mallgoers a view of the province’s verdant mountains.
If you’re on the lookout for a spot to go this vacation season, Robinsons Place La Union provides far more than a purchasing and eating expertise. It guarantees lovely vacation reminiscences—most particularly one which’s proper by the mall’s towering Christmas tree on the essential entrance. Get able to take images!