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A: Makati NIght Scene with Dong-dong Pitoy

Por JAN Maglasang, Menos de 10 metros de distância

Makati NIght Scene with Dong-dong Pitoy

Makati NIght Scene with Dong-dong Pitoy

B: Chino Reces cor. A. Arnaiz Avenue.

Por Edgardo Gozun Tumang, 240 metros de distância

Chino Reces cor. A. Arnaiz Avenue.

C: On-board Jeepney along Chino Roces street ( formely Pasong Tamo street )

Por Edgardo Gozun Tumang, 420 metros de distância

On-board Jeepney along Chino Roces street ( formely Pasong Tamo street )

D: Chino Roces st. cor

Por Edgardo Gozun Tumang, 540 metros de distância

Chino Roces st. cor

E: Jeepney

Por Willy Kaemena, 560 metros de distância

A  Filipino Jeepney is the most typical form of public transport in the Philippines


F: Makati Greenbelt

Por Willy Kaemena, 950 metros de distância

Makati Greenbelt Nob. 2004

Makati Greenbelt

G: Makati Greenbelt 2009

Por Willy Kaemena, 960 metros de distância

Current hub of the Makati Nightlife, Greenbelt boasts of a fantastic line-up of restaurants, bars, an...

Makati Greenbelt 2009

H: Renaissance Makati

Por Willy Kaemena, 990 metros de distância

Marriott Renaissance Hotel Makati ( Manila Philippines)

Renaissance Makati

I: Ninoy Aquino Monument

Por Edgardo Gozun Tumang, 1.0 Km de distância,_Jr. Benigno Simeon "Ninoy" Aquino, Jr.(November 27, 1932...

Ninoy Aquino Monument

J: Makati skyline at night

Por Fung Yu, 1.0 Km de distância

The Makati City night scene near Ayala Center.

Makati skyline at night

Esta panorâmica foi tirada em Philippines

Esta é uma visão geral de Philippines

The Philippines are an archipelago of more than seven thousand islands off the southeast coast of Asia. Only half of these islands have been named and roughly one thousand are inhabited. Look at how beautiful they are! People first arrived here from the mainland around 25,000 B.C. by crossing a land bridge which existed at the time.

The name comes from Ferdinand Magellan of Portugal, who explored the Philippines in 1521. He claimed them in service of Spain, naming them after Prince Philip. Spain controlled the Philippines for the next 350 years until the Philippine Revolution of 1896.

Here's a picture of Fort Santiago, where the national hero Jose Rizal was imprisoned prior to his execution. He was a poet and novelist who supported peaceful reform, rather than violent revolution, against the Spanish government.

This is one of poems in which he describes the creation of the world, as a gift to his mother:

"Say they that tell of the world, the first dawn of the sun, the first kiss that his bosom inflamed, when thousands of beings surged out of nothing, and peopled the depths, and to the heights mounted, to wherever his fecund kiss was implanted"

Violent revolution broke out anyway and the Philippines changed hands from Spanish, to American, to Japanese control over the next fifty years. Following World War Two they finally became an independent republic.

Back to the beautiful ocean! You can dream about the Cafe Del Mar resort next time you find your screen saver kicking in when you're still sitting at the desk staring blankly. There's a series of DJ mixes with this title but I don't know if it refers to the same place. I would not be surprised.

Annnnd to really get you buying your plane tickets...

the sunset over Borocay White Beach!

Text by Steve Smith.

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