This is where politicians used to lambaste opponents and court voters with speeches accompanied by variety shows featuring ... More
This is where politicians used to lambaste opponents and court voters with speeches accompanied by variety shows featuring movie stars and celebrities. All that came to an end with the bloody bombing of the Liberal Party meeting in the days leading to Marcos' imposition of martial law. After that, Plaza Miranda joined the general decline of the inner city. It was only recently redeveloped into a piazza-like square with Roman-style arches and urns. Next to it is another renovated landmark, the Arsenio Lacson Underpass.
Built in 1969, this imposing edifice still retains some of its original austere magnificence as envisioned by the architect, Leandro
Locsin. The main theater seats 1,400 and serves as a venue for performances by local and visiting artists such ...
The history of Manila is closely tied to this body of water. Naval battles were fought here, including the celebrated
La Naval de Manila in 1646, which effectively put a stop to repeated attempts by the Dutch to take ...
Crowne Plaza Galleria is located in the vibrant Ortigas commercial hub, with direct access to Robinsons Galleria Mall, and 10
miles from Ninoy Aquino International Airport. The hotel is less than a mile from SM Megamall, El Pueblo Real ...