Manila

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There’s much more to San Diego than what first meets the eye. From its year-round, warm climate and stunning beaches to amazing bars and restaurants, you’ll not lack for things to do. Offering a wide variety of activities to suit your age, lifestyle, and budget-it’s an unrivaled must-visit destination.






What to Do

Top Picks
  • Free Things to do in Manila - Exploring Manila's amazing neighborhoods can be as exciting as cheap! Here are some of the many things you can do in the city without spending a dime! ...
  • How to Spend 48 hours in Manila - Exploring Manila in just a weekend? You bet! From historic neighborhoods to its vibrant nightlife, just follow this handy 2-day tour and you'll be fine! ...
  • Neighborhood Guide - Manila's 16 districts are full of history, culinary experiences, and exciting places to have a great time while discovering the city's roots. Ready to explore the most popular ones? ...
Food and Drink

Restaurants and Cafes
  • Where To Go For Fine Dining - After a whole day wandering through Manila's magnificent streets, it's time to treat yourself with a fancy dinner! Luckily, you won't find shortage of classy places to dine while in… ...
  • Best Coffee Shops in Manila - Few things can match a perfectly brewed coffee to get you started. Want to know where to get your mandatory coffee fix while visiting Manila? Keep reading! ...
  • Top Restaurants to Enjoy Local Cuisine - Looking for authentic Filipino cuisine during your stay in Manila? Just pick one of these choices and you'll eat like a local in no time! ...

Bars and Nightlife
  • Best Cocktail Bars and Lounges in Manila - The Curator Coffee & Cocktails  This hidden speakeasy put Philippines nightlife into the international scene in 2008, when it was included into the "Asia’s 50 Best Bars" list. Its extensive… ...
  • Best Bars in Manila - After an intense day exploring Manila's main landmarks, it's time to get a drink! But where should you go? No matter your tastes, you can't get wrong with any of… ...
  • Hottest Nightclubs in Manila - Looking into dance your way through Manila's nightlife? These are the best clubs the you can find in the city! ...

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Interests

Shopping
  • The Best Shopping Malls in Manila - SM Megamall Located within the Ortigas Business District, SM is the second largest mall in the Philippines. This shoppers' paradise has five buildings, being Building D -- also known as… ...
  • Thrift Shopping in Manila: The 5 Best Ukay-Ukay Stores! - When the budget's tight, there's nothing more fun and rewarding than thrift shipping! Locally known as ukay-ukay, second hand shopping is a whole art in Manila. Wanna know where start? ...

Outdoor Activities

Arts and Culture
  • Manila’s Main Art Galleries - Do you consider yourself a true art connoisseur? Then you can't leave Manila without checking out some of its finest art institutions. Here's our Top 5! ...
  • The Best Museums in Manila - Philippines' culture and folklore is amazingly rich and varied, and therefore it might seem a bit overwhelming when trying to fit it into your vacation plans. Where should you start?… ...
  • Best Places to Enjoy Live Entertainment in Manila - Are you up to end the night with some of the best live performances Manila has to offer? Embrace the night and prepare to discover the best Filipino music! ...

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  • Best Cocktail Bars and Lounges in Manila - The Curator Coffee & Cocktails  This hidden speakeasy put Philippines nightlife into the international scene in 2008, when it was included into the "Asia’s 50 Best Bars" list. Its extensive… ...
  • Best Dinner Spots in Manila - Nothing better to wrap your day up than a tasty, fulfilling dinner at a local venue. Don't waste time aimlessly wandering into the night and check this list of the… ...
  • Best Lunch Spots in Manila - From local food havens to more international choices, there's definitely no shortage of lunch options in Manila. Hungry? Take a look into these selected picks to explore Manila's best lunch… ...

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