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When in Manila: How to Enjoy the City

May 11, 2018, Author: Collin Day

“It’s More Fun in the Philippines!”

The Philippines has gained popularity among tourists mostly because of its islands, beaches and its hospitable people. Majority of tourists visit beaches in Palawan, Boracay, Cebu and other tourist sites. However, many tourists also visit Manila to experience the city life in the nation’s capital.

In Manila, there are many sites and sights to see, like the monuments of Jose Rizal, the National Museum, the walled city of Intramuros and other national landmarks.

Once you get tired of sightseeing, you can stay in any of the affordable hotels in Ermita such as Hop Inn Hotel.

Night Life

For tourists who are staying in Manila, Ermita is the place to go for partygoers who are not looking to travel too far. There are numerous activities to do in this part of town.

There are regular street parties at night, a myriad of karaoke bars for those who love to sing and there are malls for those who just like to go shopping. This part of Manila is a good choice for travelers since it is also quite near international and domestic airports.

For those looking to travel to other destinations in the Philippines, you can consider experiencing Manila life before going to the beaches or vice versa.

Not Just Beaches

Though the Philippines boasts of numerous beaches and sights to see, tourists who want to experience the Philippine culture must consider visiting Manila. As the heart of the Philippines, this is truly the melting pot of Filipino culture.

Since it is also near the airports, access to the city will be easy for anyone who wants to experience the full Philippine culture. Experience the hustle and bustle of daily Filipino life in its most populated city, Manila.