Manila, the stopover city on to the greater sights
It is almost a need for most international travellers to Phillippines to stop by this place. And don't just transit, exit the airport to experience! There's Intramuros, Chinatown and Makati. There are megamalls like the Mall of Asia and Ayala Center. There's also the contant worry on security of the place, stories of of even locals are not safe. However, once in the safe havens of the shopping malls, service excellence exists, and the restaurants are wonderful, though still a tad salty
Insider Tip:Prepare for higher salt intake by drinking more water and the average mango smoothie is heavenly!