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Serviced Offices Manila

Area Information

The city of Manila is the capital city of the Philippines. It is located on the eastern shore of Manila Bay and is bordered by the cities of Navotas, Caloocan, Quezon City, San Juanand Mandaluyong, Makati and Pasay. Manila is the most densely populated city in the world. Manila lies entirely within the tropics. The proximity of Manila to the equator means that there is little temperature range in the area.

Business Information

Manila’s economic health is diverse. Partially dependant on its protected harbour, on manufacturing industrial-related products such as chemicals, textiles, clothing, and electronic goods, it is also tied to tourism and the food, beverage, and tobacco products that are produced in country. Manila is headquarters to the World Health Organization. In the area surrounding Manila there are many automakers producing cars, trucks, SUVs, and motorcycles. These include Ford, Toyota, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Honda, Kia, Suzuki, and Isuzu. Manila has many high-rise buildings offering executive suites.

Entertainment And Dining Out

Manila offers many things to see and do, including the National Museum of the Philippines, the Manila Zoo, Chinatown, and events that include free performances in Rizal Park and events within the Cultural Centre of the Philippines. Rizal Park is a recognizable icon of the Philippines and a major tourist attraction. Restaurants in Manila offer an extensive selection of international and local cuisines. Mabuhay Palace offers authentic Cantonese dishes, while the Champagne Room features French cuisine. Café Ilang-Ilang offers a huge choice of cuisines from around the world with buffet delights, several open kitchens and a selection of live-cooking stations. Here you can sample Asian, Mediterranean, European, and Western dishes—all in one night.

Transport Information

The nearest major airport to Manila is Ninoy Aquino International Airport. This airport has international and domestic flights and is 14 km (8 miles) from the city centre. Another major airport in the area is Clark International Airport, which has international and domestic flights from Angeles, Philippines. It is 89 km (55 miles) from Manila. The jeepney is a converted surplus army jeep, decorated and used as taxi-like transportation in the city. There are three lines on Manila’s metro system that offer rapid transit across the capital. CCBot/2.0 (http://commoncrawl.org/faq/)