Manila is on the eastern shore of Manila Bay. According to the 2010 census, Manila is the second most populous city in the Philippines with a population of 1,652,171. Manila is the most densely populated city in the world with 42,857 people per square kilometer.
It centers on the story of the narrator who left Manila for a foreign country for to work and became homesick for Manila after living out for long. The narrator then tells of his many adventures outside the country.
Some lyrics reference the United States and Australia. "I walked the streets of San Francisco" references his love for visiting places and strolling around and SFO is one of them. "I've tried the rides in Disneyland" tells of him visiting many amusement and theme parks. His friendship with foreigners and different nationalities is referred in "dated a million girls in Sydney". The narrator then says that he didn't get much satisfaction and enjoyment from all his escapades through the part "somehow I feel that I don't belong". His realization that the Philippines can only give him the best satisfaction and enjoyment plus his desire to come back to the Philippines and its capital, Manila start in "Hinahanap-hanap kita Manila". The narrator then decided to stay in the Philippines for good in the lyrics "Take me back in your arms Manila", "Promise me you'll never let go", and "I'm coming home to stay".
Shot on 16mm black-and-white film before being transferred to 35mm, Manila is divided into a Day episode (which is loosely based on Bernal's 1980 film Manila By Night) and a Night episode (inspired by Brocka's 1979 film Jaguar). The script is co-written by Adolf Alix, Jr. and Ramon Sarmiento and co-directed by Raya Martin and Adolf Alix, Jr.
Unlike other countries with libraries, museums, or malls catering to remote work needs, MetroManila lacks 24/7 spaces (unless you consider working inside a 7-11) where you can peacefully type on your laptop ... Chua is the editor of the Environment and Sustainability Section of Manila Bulletin.).
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The WhiskyLibrary mixes whimsy and reality with the specialty cocktail reserved for Halloween, It's Not What It Seems...Home to the largest whisky collection in Manila and a creative cocktail menu, The Whisky Library mixes whimsy and reality with the specialty cocktail reserved for Halloween, It's Not What It Seems.
ManilaMayorHoney Lacuna urged the public to visit the city’s public libraries as she led the celebration of the 77th anniversary of the Manila CityLibrary (MCL) this month ... Meanwhile, the mayor reiterated that parents must convince their children to visit Manila’s public libraries.
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Hotel OkuraManila also celebrates twin wins in the 2023 PhilippineCulinary Cup, preparing for more feats of culinary brilliance ... All eyes are on the integrated resort with the recent success of The WhiskyLibrary, the signature bar and lounge housing the largest selection of whiskies in Manila and creative, custom cocktails.
Sept. 29 ...Photo by Noel Pabalate / MANILA BULLETIN. The six-story building now houses the school's technology libraries, technology laboratories, and the college theater. It was made through the initiative of Quimbo and her husband, former MarikinaRep ... Photo by Noel Pabalate / MANILA BULLETIN ... .
GUEST COLUMNIST ... The 2.3-kilometer Ayala Avenue was once the runway of the old Nielson Airport ... Nielson Airport became the primary gateway between Manila and the rest of the Philippines, and later between the Philippines and the rest of the world, according to the Filipinas HeritageLibrary ... On Sept ... to 10 a.m ... It somehow humanizes a city.