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Manila Layover Tour: Overnight City sightseeing with Round-Trip Airport Transfer
"Immerse yourself in Manila’s past and present with this semi-independent tour including your choice of overnight accommodation in Makati with breakfast. Relax in the serene and tranquil ambience of the Y2 Residence Hotel amid dramatic black-and-white decor. Or upgrade to the 5-star luxury Fairmont Makati for a more spacious accomm"""Stay overnight in Manila in your choice of standard studio or deluxe accommodation and explore Makati and Old Manila on a half-day sightseeing tour. Meet your private guide in the morning or afternoon and receive an overview of Philippine history as you travel by air-conditioned vehicle to sites like Fort Santiago and the UNESCO-listed you can enjoy the flexibility of exploring at your own pace. This semi-independent experience includes breakfast and round-trip airport transfers."title=HL&1=Semi-independent+overnight+tour+with+hotel+accommodation+in+Manila&2=Hear+informative+commentary+from+a+professional+guide+on+a+morning+or+afternoon+half-day+tour&3=Enjoy+sightseeing+in+Manila+and+the+City+of+Makati+by+private+vehicle&4=Drive+t
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Manila Old and New: Sightseeing Tour Including Intramuros and Fort Santiago
"After pickup from your Manila hotel at your selected departure time embark on a fully guided sightseeing tour beginning in the heart of the country’s financial center -- Makati. Travel aboard an air-conditioned vehicle and drive along Ayala Boulevard stopping briefly at Nielson Tower home to the Filipinas Heritage Library. Then drive past Forbes Park an exclusive residential enclave dubbed ‘Millionaire's Row’ on your way to visit the American Cemetery and Memorial to pay tribute to the fallen soldiers of World War II.Continue to Old Manila via the scenic Roxas Boulevard
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Manila Super Saver: Manila Sightseeing plus Tagaytay Tour with Taal Volcano
"Morning: Tagaytay TourAfter pickup from your Manila hotel your guide will take you on 1-hour drive to the picturesque city of Tagaytay located on a ridge 2250 feet (686 meters) above sea level.When you arrive visit Palace in the Sky the ‘rest house’ of former President Ferdinand Marcos. Admire gorgeous panoramic views of Taal Lake which surrounds Taal Volcano
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More Off The Beaten Path in Manila

A breath of fresh air

For a breath of fresh air (literally and figuratively!), visit the Diliman campus of the University of the Philippines in Quezon City, some 45 minutes north of downtown Manila. Stroll UP's...
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Jul 19, 2005

Ghost Hunt around Manila!

If you have nothing much to do, and you want to add some thrills on your travels, YOU could simply GHOST HUNT around Manila.From what I heard, Manila's city is filled with ghost, due to the japanese...
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Oct 14, 2007

Forgotten parts of history

Aduana is the ruins of an old building in Intramuros. Often overlooked, little did we know that this used to be the Philippine's central post office. Aduana is just one among the many ruins that can...
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Apr 20, 2008

A sad little memorial.

The very fact that I am putting this tip on the off the beaten path section saddens me.I was wandering about in Manila, as is my wont, and purely by chance came upon this monument in a fairly shabby...
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Jan 10, 2012

DARE: Try a Balut!

This is an unhatched duck egg - a local delicacy and reputated aphrodisiac. Not easily found - you need the help of a local. The locals (usually the guys) consume it by cracking a hole in the...
Mar 31, 2005

Monsaterio de Sta. Clara

I normally offer eggs to St. Clare before any major trip I go to. They say that this offering will ensure that there will be good weather on your trip. To get there: The monstery is a short walk from...
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Aug 21, 2006
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Sonya's Garden Restaurant

My dive buddy (bkoon) and i visited Sonya's Garden after watching the low clouds hanging on top of Taal Volcano. The trip hasn't been nice since morning bus ride, misty view of volcano, being conned...
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Aug 02, 2006

Forbes Park

Forbes Park, as the name may imply, is the most exclusive part of Manila, where many embassies and mansions of prominent Filipinos are.A nice boulevard divides this park, leading to the American...
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Jun 13, 2005


The setting sun is like a ball of fire on the horizon. These scene is always an attraction.The lovely Manila Bay sunset is another enchanting wonder of the country. Foreign authors and tourist...
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Oct 02, 2002

Kawit, Cavite = Total Tranquility outside Manila

Kawit Cavite is just 35 minutes away from Manila. It is a place where the First President of the Philippines was born. Stay at Cherry's Pavilion & Resort(total tranquility, cheap rates and clean)....
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Nov 30, 2006


Inside the Fort Santiago is a lake in front of the Arch towards Jose Rizal's Shrine. Used to be that lilies were the only living thing floating in the water, I was amazed to find these ducks swimming....
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Feb 10, 2005

Cavite, Manila, Philippines ....

Cavite is a province of the Philippines located on the southern shores of Manila Bay in the CALABARZON region in Luzon, just 30 kilometers south of Manila. Cavite is surrounded by Laguna to the east,...
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Jun 22, 2013

Subic Bay

So there I was, staying with fam, and I wanted to go to the beach. Unfortunately, it didn't feel right going to Boracay without bringing as many of them as possible so I opted for the most cost...
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Jun 28, 2005

Intramuros - Not the Common Tourist Spots

Walk through Intramuros and see the hidden treasures of the old Spanish center. It takes a bit of sweat if you walk on a sunny day, but it is healthy and you may loose 1 kilo or 2.On the picture is...
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Aug 02, 2005

Top Hotels in Manila

Corner of Ayala and Makati Avenues, Makati City, Manila, Luzon, 1226, Philippines
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Ayala Avenue Corner Makati Avenue, Makita City, Manila, Luzon, 1200, Philippines
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M Adriatico corner Gen Malvar St, Malate, Manila, Luzon, 1004, Philippines
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25 Adb Avenue, Ortigas Center, Pasig, Luzon, 1600, Philippines
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1 Garden Way, Ortigas Center, Mandaluyong, Luzon, 1650, Philippines
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One Rizal Park Roxas Boulevard, Roxas Boulevard, Manila, 0913, Philippines
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This building stands out like a sore thumb in the Spanish historic walled city of Intramuros and the developer should be shot. It is called BF Condominium and is situated next to the ruins of the...
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Luneta - Rizal Park

This is the equivalent of Central Park New York . The Philippines has somethiing to offer similar - what they call the Rizal Park (formerly Luneta Park ) located at the capital city of Manila . It is...
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Manila Bay

Star City is located next to the CCP Complex and is probably the best amusement park in the city but unfortunately we arrived there on the Thursday to find it was closed for renovation and updating...
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Malate District, together with the Ermita District, is the main tourist districts of the City of Manila and both districts have their seedier and sleazy areas as this are the main tourists areas and...
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Fort Santiago - Intramuros

Fort Santiago Photo taken by Borte Date: 17th Feb. 2008 at 12:10pm Fort Santiago is the oldest Spanish Military Fort in Asia built by Spanish Conquistadores Miguel Lopez de Legazpi a Spanish...
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Just near the Goodwill Gate you will come across this Feng Shui Store which is a popular place for the local Chinese to buy their Feng Shui items and Yin Yang Charms. The store is packed to the...
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"Mabuhay, Welcome to Manila!"
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"Manila, love or hate"
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"Capital of the Philippines"
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"Aliwan Fiesta 2011: Ilonggo's Pride and Victory"
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"Love It Or Leave It..."
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