The history of Manila is closely tied to this body of water. Naval battles were fought here, including the celebrated La ... More
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 over the Philippines. It was also on Manila Bay that the Spanish fleet was annihilated by the American forces under Commodore George Dewey, ushering in 40 years of American occupation. But more than anything else, Manila Bay is renowned for its spectacular sunsets—a must-see for every visitor to the city.
Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila, formerly known as the Westin Philippine Plaza, is a luxury hotel that gives guests everything needed
for a productive yet relaxing stay in Manila. With 609 lavish rooms, a popular restaurant and bar, and great ...
The Mall of Asia is located in Pasay City situated right near Manila Bay. The Mall is the second largest
in the Philippines, and a full day of entertainment can be found within its grounds. The mall includes an ...
This is where Presidents of the Philippines traditionally take their oath of office and deliver their first address to the
nation (Joseph Estrada broke with tradition and had his inauguration at Barasoain Church , site of the drafting of ...