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Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar : Stepping inside an 18th Century Philippines

Stepping inside Bataan’s well-known heritage and convention center Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar is like stepping into another dimension where one is greeted with a glimpse of old Manila.  654 more words


The Pen's Old Manila

For those who are looking for a real intimate fine dining experience, consider the Peninsula’s signature restaurant – Old Manila. A little history, Old Manila is a 40-ish-year-old fine dining restaurant that is known for its contemporary market modern European cuisine and extensive wine selection. 464 more words


Na-Perfect Shot ka na ba?

Here we are again, mga mumshies! Alam naming walwal is life tayo to overcome lahat ng stress at boredom in lyf (wow, bored ka? Daming… 634 more words

Did you know?

The Old Manila inside Intramuros is considered the only city back in the day? Oo, besh! This means na kahit nasa Sta. Mesa, MANILA ka, o kahit bongga ang condo mo sa Makati, … 44 more words

Colorizing Old Photos of Philippine History: The Art of Ivan Bilugan

ONE DAY, TWO years ago, Ivan was helping his mother organize their old family photos when they found a very small picture, taken in 1953, of his mother (then five years old) with her three-year-old brother and their cousins. 678 more words


MapaLakad Tour: Review

by Carmel Ilustrisimo

Last week, I joined a few friends, old and new, on a walking tour around Old Manila. MapaLakad was created by our tour guide (and my good friend), Reina Adriano, as part of a school project. 507 more words


Old Manila tour this Saturday!

The Ocampo Pagoda mansion was built during the Japanese invasion. Now, it serves as a boarding house for travelers. Catch a glimpse of the Ocampo Pagoda mansion, along with other architectural landmarks in Old Manila with MapaLakad! 72 more words