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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
From $48.00
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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Excellente Ham, the best hams in Manila

always buzzing with patrons!Excellente Ham is an institution in Quiapo District of Manila as it is known as one of the Pioneers of The Chinese Style of Cured and Smoked Salty and Sweet Ham in the...
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Aug 23, 2014


Try and pop down to the Pasig River in Manila and see the poor people with their bamboo rafts scooping floating plastic bottles out of the river for recycling. At the recycling depots they will get a...
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Oct 24, 2013

Markets in manila

The two main markets in Manila are the Baclaran market near the end of EDSA and Divisoria market on the other side of the city near Quiapo.Divisoria has already been posted here , and I agree it is...
May 26, 2010

daily dog show at salcedo park

if you don't have anything better to do on a sunday morning or afternoon, or even on an ordinary weekday, you might want to drop by the salcedo park in salcedo village, makati. everyday around 8am-9am...
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Jun 11, 2007

Purple Firetruck

When visiting Binondo church, I am sure you would not miss seeing the violet firetruck parked beside the church. You would be wondering of all colors why violet. Maybe the firetruck is donated or...
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May 08, 2007

Pasig River

The Pasig River taken from the back side of Fort Santiago. I didn't see any boat rides being offered which might be kind of cool. The other side of the river is Binondo which is one of my favorite...
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Dec 17, 2002

Try local food along the street

Why not trying local food along the street? price is cheap! Filipinos loves eating some little snacks. These is very common in Manila... Barbeque in the street, you have choices of pork, beef, hotdog...
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Sep 07, 2002


The DIVISORIA MARKET off C.M. Recto, Manila, sells everything under the sun for up to 50% less. A real bargain-hunters' paradise, although you may have to bear with the crowds and the traffic. And, if...
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Sep 02, 2002

Enroute back to Manila

A little town enroute back to Manila, complete with Josies-II 'sing a long restaurant'. Just a short stop off to see a jeepney seller and buy some light refreshment.
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Aug 15, 2003

Go up to Antipolo (East of...

Go up to Antipolo (East of Manila) and see a great birds-eye view of Manila, but only on a clear day ie, after a heavy downpour.
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Aug 26, 2002

The Center of the Manila...

The Center of the Manila Community Multilane streets is crowded with cars, buses, and people at the center of the Manila community.
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Aug 26, 2002
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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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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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Pasig River

Quite a few barges are tugged up and down the Pasig River, usually transporting fuel to different depots. Oil spills have occurred on the river which is already heavy polluted, so think twice about...
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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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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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Museo Pambata

An enjoyable place for the young ones, as well as the young once, Museo Pambata at the north end of Roxas Blvd. is an enjoyable place that excites and stirs my kids' inquisitive minds. Combiming...
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