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Do you need to go to the bank during the holidays? Take a look at the bank schedules for the holidays this 201&. 

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Christmas is here! And we cannot stress enough how Filipinos take this holiday very seriously. To make the most out of this festive time of the year in the Megacity, here's our guide on what to expect and what not to miss, featuring crazy Christmas shopping, sparkling decorations, exciting traditions, delicious food, and the art of surviving traffic & traveling during the season.

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Still not done with your Christmas Shopping? Here are the mall hours for the holiday season 2016 in Manila.

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Katipunan Weekend Market "/var/ezdemo_site/storage/images/media/manila/images-manila/mashup-and-event-pictures/katipunan-weekend-market2/4098458-1-eng-GB/Katipunan-Weekend-Market_zoom_image.jpg" 2000 741 Katipunan Weekend Market
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The holidays in the Philippines is a time for family, reflection, and contemplation. Food, presents, and lots of laughter are equally important every holiday season, too. So what's it like between December 24 and December 26 in Megacity Manila?

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Noche Buena is celebrated on Christmas Eve, or midnight of the 24th of December. It is the most anticipated part of the holidays for many Filipinos because it is that time of the year when Christmas delicacies are served. Among these delicacies are a number of Filipino favorites. Find out what is served in most Filipino homes for Noche Buena. 

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During the nine days before Christmas, Catholics in the Philippines attend Simbang Gabi or Misa de Gallo, a series of masses that take place late in the evening or before sunrise, between 3 and 5 am. 

SM Ice Skating Rink "/var/ezdemo_site/storage/images/media/manila/images-manila/local-life/sm-ice-skating-rink/772390-1-eng-GB/SM-Ice-Skating-Rink_zoom_image.jpg" 982 552 SM Ice Skating Rink

This sport is surely unusual in a tropical country like the Philippines. Whether you miss that winter feeling during Christmas season or you just want to try some new activity, there is no better place to go than the SM Ice Skating Rink.

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The millions of Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) 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.

Handicrafts "/var/ezdemo_site/storage/images/media/manila/images-manila/unnamed-and-untagged/handicrafts/26534-1-eng-GB/Handicrafts_zoom_image.jpg" 2000 1124 Handicrafts

If you haven't decided on what present to give your loved ones back home this Christmas, Filipino handicrafts and other local products would be a good choice. Check out our list where you can find authentic Pinoy-made products. 

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You get groceries from all over the world in Philippine supermarkets, but the country also has its own local brands of delicious food, drinks, and snacks. Here is what you should definitely try out.

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Are you ready for 2016? If you are spending the year in Manila and in different parts of the Philippines, take a look at the holidays, festivals, events, and concerts coming to the country this year. 

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Gentle Star Toy Christmas Sale "/var/ezdemo_site/storage/images/media/manila/images-manila/mashup-and-event-pictures/gentle-star-toy-christmas-sale/2942142-1-eng-GB/Gentle-Star-Toy-Christmas-Sale_zoom_image.jpg" 449 337 Gentle Star Toy Christmas Sale
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Sundays-Thursdays 2:00PM- 12:00MN | Fridays, Saturdays and Holidays : 2:00PM – 2:00AM

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