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Manila – a pleasant surprise!

Getting to Manila wasn’t a quick process. It meant a 6 hour train followed by 5 hours of flying, but it was worse for the South African contingent making their way to the capital of the Philippines – 16 hours of flying isn’t that much fun either! 716 more words


Treasures in the Heart of Manila

Many of us were awed by left and right tourist spots outside Manila. But have you visited one of the most historical spot within the city? 143 more words


#TGIF: Ayuntamiento de Manila is now open to the public!

MANILA– Four years after the reconstruction of the former seat of the 18th century Manila City Council, the general public can finally explore the beautiful Ayuntamiento building in Intramuros starting today, March 31, 2017.  158 more words


Take Me Back

Take me back to the Old Manila.

Camera: CANON EOS 1200D

Starbucks Intramuros, Rizal Park and the Equinox

Last Saturday was like a preview of how hot this year’s summer would be like. We were experiencing the “vernal equinox phenomenon” in Manila last Saturday, and according to our local weather experts, it signals the start of summer and dry season.   243 more words