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Catch a glimpse of Old Manila at these restored buildings and ancestral homes

Time travel isn’t possible (yet), but we can still see the spirit of Old Manila alive and well in these restored ancestral homes and buildings

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Local heritage tourism is back in full swing with these Manila walking tours

These walking tours let you see—and sometimes taste—Manila’s incredible history and culture. All while getting some exercise in

Take a historical and gastronomical tour of Binondo this month

Old Manila Walk’s food-filled tour of the world’s oldest Chinatown is back this July

Everything’s online now–even Manila. Go on a virtual tour through ikotMNL

Remember when we could freely walk around the streets of Manila? The old and historical…

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Banawe over Binondo: Why you should celebrate Chinese New Year in QC

When Chinese New Year comes around every year, people immediately flock to Binondo for good…

Where to watch lion and dragon dances around Metro Manila

For the Chinese, the lion symbolizes power and wisdom. It’s a figure present during important…

Tour and tinker around 1600s Binondo in Chinatown’s interactive museum

The world’s oldest Chinatown is known for a lot of things: authentic Chinese cuisine, a church…

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Art Deco building in Binondo, home of New Po-Heng Lumpia House will be demolished soon

And another one bites the dust… and will become dust. The pink building on Quintin…

Escolta’s 83 year-old Capitol Theater is currently being demolished

The demolition of the once-glorious Capitol Theater is ongoing. Located along the stretches of Escolta… homebound heritage tours binondo taal
Homebound: Take a heritage tour around Binondo and Taal

In a country as historically and culturally rich as the Philippines, there is no dearth…