Aside from the slew of introspective posts that tackle gratitude towards the years that has gone by and lists of resolutions, plans, and goals for the new year, our social media feeds were also filled with pictures and videos from people we follow sharing how they spent the holidays.
Among them are our favorite celebrity couples who immediately kicked off 2023 with kilig as they uploaded photos of their first ganaps together on Instagram. Find out who are they in this Kapamilya Snaps feature!
Pia Wurtzbach and Jeremy Jauncey celebrated their anniversary and the new year in Scotland
The Miss Universe 2015 and her fiancé Jeremy made sure to cap off the year together because it’s also their anniversary! Pia marked it by posting a photo of them that she captioned, “The last day of the year is always special for us. It’s our anniversary plus we love goal planning for the year ahead and reflecting on the year that has passed. This year was our first together in the highlands of Scotland and it was the perfect way to bring in 2023! Happy New Year!”
They may have been together for around three years already, but Pia revealed that it was actually their first-ever new year together in his hometown in Scotland, where most of his family and relatives live. Apparently, she had a great time making new traditions with them.
Angeline Quinto and Nonrev Daquino showed their devotion to Poong Nazareno
Angeline is among the celebrities who we know is a devotee of the Black Nazarene. And for this year, she’s not alone in fulfilling her tradition as her partner Nonrev Daquino accompanied her in attending the mass at Quiapo Church for the Feast of the Black Nazarene last January 9.
Richard Gutierrez and Sarah Lahbati were a fabulous pair during their Japan trip
After taking their kids Zion and Kai to Tokyo Disneyland and being interrupted during their “moment,” the The Iron Heart lead star and his gorgeous wife Sarah seemingly had the chance to finally have their “babe time” as they appeared to go on a sweet dinner date in their fabulous get-ups on New Year’s Day.
Vice Ganda and Ion Perez welcomed 2023 in Taiwan with their loved ones
As they took a short break from It’s Showtime during the holidays, the ‘unkabogable’ couple flew to Taiwan with their loved ones to welcome the new year. They shared a few photos of them together on IG, with Ion captioning one of his posts, “Explore the UNIVERSE together with u muhLOVE.”
Anne Curtis paid tribute to husband Erwan Heusaff on his birthday
The It’s Showtime host and her beloved hubby surely couldn’t be any happier as they got to spend the holiday together with their unica hija Dahlia. But aside from the new year, they also celebrated his birthday, which Anne marked by writing a little tribute to him in which she said, “you rock our world and rule our hearts. Love you forever,” along with a cute photo of their family captured during one of their trips in Australia.
Ogie Alcasid and Regine Velasquez both shared cute snaps of them together
What a better way to start the brand-new year than to have your beloved partner by your side, right? And just like many of us, the ASAP Natin ‘To mainstays and long-time married couple are blessed to have conquered and reached another year together, so they treated us with cute snaps of them on IG.
Iza Calzado and Ben Wintle went on a beach trip
Iza and her husband Ben obviously couldn’t contain their excitement anymore as they are about to welcome their first baby soon! They went on a beach trip a few days after new year based on their photo together that Iza uploaded on IG and captioned it, “Going to be 3 of us next time we go on a holiday like this. You ready, daddy?”
Sarah Geronimo and Matteo Guidicelli shared an adorable family portrait with their furbabies
Apart from her highly anticipated comeback in the limelight, Sarah, through her husband Matteo, delighted us as well when they shared an adorable family portrait on New Year’s Day together with their beloved furbabies!
RK Bagatsing and Jane Oineza celebrated the new year together in Malaysia
Another couple to celebrate our transition to 2023 in another country were RK and Jane, who spent New Year’s Eve together in Malaysia. During this vacation, the two visited an immersive multi-sensory exhibition of renowned artist Van Gogh’s artworks.
Loisa Andalio and Ronnie Alonte welcomed the new year together
The future is indeed looking bright and beautiful for LoiNie as they welcomed 2023 together. In an Instagram post, Loisa shared a reel wherein they’re seen watching fireworks together and Ronnie opening a bottle of wine.
Gerald Anderson was with Julia Barretto’s family during the new year
Julia surely had nothing but happiness as she got the chance to celebrate the new year with her family and her boyfriend Gerald Anderson. They apparently had a great time as seen in the set of photos the actress shared on IG.
Robi Domingo went on a date with fiancée Maiqui Pineda
The Kapamilya host started the year with the people dear to his heart. A few days after ringing in the new year with his family and with his ASAP Natin ‘To family, Robi and his beloved fiancée Maiqui went on what seemed to be their first date night of 2023.
Melai Cantiveros looked back on her and husband Jason Francisco’s quiet moments in GenSan
Those who have been following Momshie Melai on IG would surely know that their family was in her hometown in General Santos City, South Cotabato during the holidays. The Magandang Buhay host apparently hasn’t moved on from that trip as she posted a carousel of photos of her and husband Jason taken during one of their moments there.
Chito Miranda made a lot of hearts melt with sweet message for wife Neri
Apart from making us sing along to his band Parokya ni Edgar’s hits through the years, Chito has also never fallen short in bringing kilig to everyone through his simple yet sweet tributes to his wife Neri on social media. Chito began the year by posting an adorable snap of them and captioned it, “Hindi perfect ang mundo natin, at hindi perfect ang relationship at pagkatao natin, pero sooobrang saya ko lang talaga sa buhay dahil sayo at mahal na mahal talaga kita. Wala lang...gusto lang kita i-remind.”
Kristine Hermosa had a memorable new year and night with hubby Oyo Boy Sotto and their famil
Kristine apparently had a fun new year celebration with husband Oyo Boy and their five kids as they bade 2022 farewell and welcomed 2023 together in their plaid and polka dotted tops. And just recently, Kristine shared a set of snaps of her beautiful family that she captured during a “memorable night” that they shared together.
Andi Eigenmann and fiancé Philmar Alipayo went on a surfing date
On the third day of 2023, Andi and fiancé Philmar had their first date doing their favorite activity – surfing! She shared two lovely snaps of them together that she captioned, “Always the best dates ever ever ever, with you.”
Jolina Magdangal had a fun bonding time with husband Mark Escueta and their kids
Momshie Jolens indeed had a great beginning of 2023 as she got to spend quality time with her family. her husband Mark shared two snaps from their fun family date wherein they played a small remote-controlled plane, flew kites, and picked up pretty stones. A few days after, the Magandang Buhay host shared a few pictures captured during their family trip to Singapore to celebrate Mark’s birthday.
Bianca Gonzalez experienced winter wonderland with hubby JC Intal and their daughters
Bianca and her beloved family truly had a wonderful time during their holiday vacation in California, as seen in the snaps uploaded by her husband JC on IG. The couple had fun playing in the snow and taking a warm bath in a hot tub.
JC de Vera and wife Rikkah brought their daughter Lana to Universal Studios in California
JC and his family also celebrated the holidays in California. The Flower of Evil actor and his wife Rikkah brought their unica hija Lana to various destinations there, such as Disneyland and Universal Studios, wherein she happily met some of her favorite characters.
Aubrey Miles and Troy Montero delighted us with their new set of family portraits
The sexy couple once again delighted us with a new set of family portraits as they welcomed the new year. Aubrey shared those on IG and captioned one of her posts, “In this year, Be grateful that god has given you victory over many things over the past years. We’re more than thankful, thanks 2022.. 2023 here we go [sic].”
How about you, Kapamilya? What’s the first thing that you did with your significant other this 2023?