Our Manila information page is here to help you to know more about the king-sized capital city of the Philippines. It’s true that, at first sight, the city is rather impressive: the city itself covers 42 km2, but the total area of the urban community reaches no less than 1,474 km2! As you might imagine, it’s easy to get lost in Manila!
This Manila travel and local information guide presents you with the knowledge required to plan a holiday there, and to answer questions such as: “when is the best time to go in Manila?” or “what’s the best way to get around Manila?”, among others. Check out the different topics related to Manila below, and get ready for a pleasant time in “the Pearl of the Orient”, as the city is sometimes known.
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