If you like big cities, you’ll love Manila. It's a high-speed, frenetic place, where you can eat, drink and shop 24 hours a day.
Manila, capital of Philippines, is not only one of Asia's most underrated cities, but also one of its coolest.
It's where the Filipino heritage of native, Spanish, Chinese and American cultures come together. Manila prides itself on the quality of its restaurant scene, nightlife and its residents' ability to whip up a good time. For many tourists, this will be their enduring memory of the place: fabulous food, funky bars and nightclubs in areas such as Malate and Makati.