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Touring Manila Without Pushing The Envelope

Now that I’ve been able to get the whole Manila envelope pun out of the way by means of the title, I invite you to read on about what to see and do in the Philippine capital if you’ve only got limited time. 760 more words


Manila 1.0

To start off his post I must say we probably didn’t experience Manila in its full glory. We weren`t lucky enough to know any locals to guide us around. 452 more words


Friday 13th January 2017

I woke up with a view over the crazy pollution of Manila.

To the right.

I walked from Pearl of the Orient to Fort Santiago to go see this old Spanish fortress located in the Intramuros area, the oldest district and historic core of Manila. 761 more words


Fort Santiago & Rizal Shrine Museum, Intramuros Manila

If you’re in Manila, one of the best places to learn about the city’s rich history is at Intramuros, the old walled city which was once the seat of the Spanish empire in the Philippines. 811 more words


Fort Santiago, Manila: Where ‘History Girl’ was born

When someone hears, reads, and visits Fort Santiago in Manila, the first things that comes to mind are Jose Rizal, Intramuros, old penitentiary, Philippine history. But for Helen ‘Jhoey’ Naddeo, a self-confessed ‘history girl’ who’s also a certified Jose Rizal fangirl, Fort Santiago will always reminds her of Henry Naddeo, her father and the man who loved telling her a story of every place they have been to. 729 more words

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A walk in Philippine National Museum and Fort Santiago

On a Sunday morning, I invited my highschool friends to join me visiting our very own National Museum of the Philippines.

I always have this fondness in art. 320 more words


Manila Tour - Intramuros

Saan nga ba pwedeng gumala sa Manila maliban sa mga Mall?

Hmmmm… Nandiyan si Luneta Park, Chinatown, Star City, Manila Ocean Park, at si Intramuros. 248 more words