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You like to stay up late, even during the week? For the nighthawks of Metro Manila, MEGACITIZENS.com compiled a list of bars and restos that keep their doors open until the early morning.
The Overseas Filipino Worker (OFW)
The millions of Overseas Filipino Workers count as "national heroes" in the Philippines. They do not only provide a living for their families back home, but also make a considerable contribution to the country's gross domestic product and its economic growth.
Good Friday Rituals
A long procession of young men, barefoot, heads covered, shirts torn apart, revealing lesions, wounds and sore, bleeding backs: the Penitensya (penitence) is a bloody but fascinating Good Friday tradition that can be observed in many Philippine provinces and parts of Metro Manila.
The Year in Manila
Easter Holidays (April 12-20)
Due to the strong Catholic belief in the country, Easter is a very important date throughout the Megacity. It is an exciting time in Manila, with lots of religious events and procedures to be attended, and many family events and commercial happenings taking place at the same time.
Dia del Libro 2014 (April 26)
The International Book Day is the annual holiday for all the bookworms around the globe. If you love literature and poetry, do not miss the Dia del Libro at Bonfacio High Street, a book fair and cultural event organized by the Instituto Cervantes!
Megacitizens Stammtisch "Summer Holidays" (April 29)
Time for the next Megacitizens "Stammtisch" Meeting! Enjoy cool drinks and hot topics with expats and citizens of Metro Manila, on April 29 at Giligan's in Makati City!
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Circuit Makati - The next big Ayala thing
Behind these back-alley walls near the northern tip of Makati, the city's newest residential and lifestyle complex is currently being developed. The vast oval area where Makati's citizens once gathered to watch horse races is becoming a prime venue for plays, sport events, and international concerts for up to 20,000 guests.
Wi-Fi in the City
Metro Manila is full of free Wi-Fi spots, especially in the business, shopping and entertainment districts. Here is where you find them and what you should consider regarding the safe use of public Internet access.
A collection of traveling-, living- and working experiences from different Megacitizens who decided to explore the Megacity Manila and everything around it.