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Intramuros, Manila
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One of capital's oldest districts, Intramuros offers a glimpse into the nation's history and the period when the Spanish Empire governed and influenced the realm. Encircled by heavily damaged defensive walls, the area was once identified as "on the verge" of irreparable loss due to lack of maintenance and constant danger of natural and man-made disasters. The historical district faced almost complete destruction, especially during World War II, but several notable monuments still stand, including a few centuries-old churches. Use our Manila itinerary builder to arrange your visit to Intramuros and other attractions in Manila.
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  • Walk from the Santiago bastion to Rizal Park and take tens of minutes. You'd better watch out because it passes car on a narrow road. Very nice, many ancient buildings in intramuros.
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  • Worth a visit once, since it was my first visit to Manila, a visit to a famous historical site, But nothing more than that. 
  • Still the sophistication and elegant theme remains the same...the historic place remains so elegant...the transportation inside also evolved.now you can ride a motor cab to have a tour inside the vici...  more »