Sunday, October 21, 2012

Manila Holiday - Travel Guide

Numerous locals call Manila as the city that never rests due to its very active commercial districts and nightlife The City of Manila is one of the 17 municipalities and cities that total Metro Manila. It is actually the capital city of the Philippines. With much of its populace coming from diverse ethnicities and traditions from all over the country. It is the center of trade, business, finance, politics and entertainment. This gorgeous and highly urbanized town houses the country's major movie and music industries. For many Filipinos, it is the main city in the Philippines where dreams are made. Because of this, why many Filipinos from many provinces come to Manila to discover their luck, making it the largest heavily populated cities on the planet. Manila takes pride in many of its scenic spots and tourists destinations. Five star international resorts and other luxurious lodging are plentiful as well. Casino Filipino branches that are scattered inside the city are favorite destinations of tourists and casino aficionados. It is recognized as the top entertainment spot in the country with its hundreds of bars, cafes, dining places and night clubs.
It has been influenced greatly by the western culture especially when it comes to tunes and fashion. One of the places that you ought to not miss going to is the country's center of government, the Malacanang Palace, the dwelling of the President of the Philippines. You can also take delight at century old church buildings and buildings such as Intramuros, San Sebastian Church, San Agustin Church, the Manila Cathedral and more. Other famous tourist destinations are the Manila Ocean Park, Metropolitan Theater, Manila Zoological and Botanical Garden and Rizal Park. If you love the nightlife, you can go to a bar strip with almost a hundred of different kinds and themes in Malate area.

Manila is also perfect for those who like to shop because it is littered with many beautiful shopping malls and shopping arcades in each turn. Additionally, it has a wide variety of restaurants from other countries such as Thai, Korean, Chinese, Japanese and international fast food chains such as McDonalds, Wendy's, Shakey's Pizza Hut and more.
Climate: The climate in Manila just like the remaining country is generally hot and humid throughout the year except summer months Capital of the Philippines, Baguio City, which has very cool weathers throughout the year. This is because Manila lies inside the tropics and so temperatures don't go lower than 20C degrees. It has only two months, the dry season from January to May, the hottest weathers occur during summer from March to May, and also the rainy season that occurs from June to December.
Transportation: Manila includes a very advanced public transport system which includes railways such as the Metro Railway Transit and the Light Railway Transit systems. Its main roads and highways in many cases are overloaded with many buses, metered taxis and colorful jeepneys. Jeepneys are public services that can occupy up to 16 passengers. It has two long seats facing each other, the only one of its kind on the planet.
Ramon van Meer is a travel expert and of Lets Fly, an Online Travel


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  2. last year i visited Manila and found much entertaining of the city. i enjoyed bar and casino specially enjoyable. San Augstin Church is really old church.

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