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Glimpse from the Philippines Past in Fort Santiago

Fort Santiago is part of the walled city in Intramuros, Manila that took us back in time of the Spanish Colonization, American Colonial Period, World War II and memorabilia of the Philippines’ National Hero, Dr. 622 more words


Revisiting Philippines History in Intramuros, Manila

Last July, my family and I revisited the history of the Philippines in Intramuros, Manila – the oldest historic place in Manila that takes you back in time by hundreds of years. 768 more words


Fort Santiago

I am one of those who had their first visit to Fort Santiago as part of an educational trip and revisited after being based in a foreign country. 933 more words


Philippines Trip - Day 6 - Friday, July 1st

Today, Tita Cristy got a break, and her fantastic sister Beng took us on a day trip to several places around Manila.  Our first stop was Manila Cathedral in Intramuros.   469 more words


Day 5 - Intramuros 

As B probably pointed out yesterday with me sleeping pretty much all day, haven’t exactly been on top form yet. However I still managed to enjoy the vibrant environment presented by Intramuros and its interesting attractions. 334 more words

Asia 2016


         It’s not hard to find the walled city but it’s a far 20 minutes walk on heels. We headed here after the 8am ceremony on Rizal Park for the celebration of… 572 more words



Last May, I had an appointment for my US Visa (which I’ll be posting about soon), and I arrived in Manila a day early. I arrived at my cousin’s pad and when I realised there’s none much to do, I set off for an adventure by my lone self. 715 more words