Dakota Mansion

555 Gen. Malvar cor. M., Manila, National Capital Region, Luzon, 1004, Philippines | Hotel
 

Travel Blogs from Manila

Fabulous Philippines -Jeepneys and Plastic Chairs

A travel blog entry by sharonandjim

5
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... There was no transport as such, so you walked everywhere. The north is all about hiking. You literallly walk, walk, walk!! We decided to walk to Echo Valley to see the famous 'Hanging Coffins' and ended up in a small cave talking with two NGO's from the Philippines for an hour. On the way down to Echo Valley we met a French couple who told us not to miss the Batad rice terraces and to go caving and so we did! Why not!! The caving was tough but incredibly beautiful. ...

Touchdown in Manila

A travel blog entry by jaqz_and_dave

1

... was home to dozens of food places, a supermarket, and familiar high street names like Topshop and M&S. After several months spent away from home, the familiarity of something mundane like this is hugely reassuring.
We found "Classic Savory" selling rice and chicken meals, were shown to our full-sized seats by kindly staff who smiled and called us "sir" and "madam", and braved the iced tea. Even that was better here (if still not exactly "good"...). ...

Birthday Boy!

A travel blog entry by mrcwoodsman

2
94

... of sun pouring in to fill it with bright light. A gift shop anchored down two of the corners and an arched path to a restaurant was on another. The Casa Manila was a typical recreation area of the upper-class colonial Intramuros home. Having a place like this would be pure heaven to sit and read by on lazy afternoons. After some time in this calming atmosphere going back out to the pushy tour guys wasn't as bad. In fact it sustained me the rest of my time in Intramuros, about 1 ...

Indonesia: The Land Of 17,000 Islands

A travel blog entry by nigel.terrea

1
27

... a South African girl we met, trekked through the island with a guide for about an hour and a half. We got to see 7 or 8 komodos and even witnessed 3 of them fighting! The komodos were between 2 and 3 meters in length and we were able to get unbelievably close to them. In addition, we saw deer, water buffalo, monkeys and a boar all in their natural habitat! After Rinca island, we snorkeled two different spots on the way back but didn't see anything special besides a moray eel and a ...

Things always happen in threes!

A travel blog entry by stu900

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... immigration and it turned out he was rushing for the same connection. By the time I got through passport control, and arrived at the luggage reclaim, there was no sign of any luggage from Bangkok and the cases from a flight from Cebu were just being loaded onto the conveyor. At this point I realised it was unlikely that I would be able to make the other flight and when I finally got my bag and went to the transfer counter, they eventually confirmed ...

Location

This hotel, located in the Malate area of Manila, is near Rizal Park, San Agustin Church, La Mesa Eco Park, and Paco Park.
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