Manila is on the eastern shore of Manila Bay. According to the 2010 census, Manila is the second most populous city in the Philippines with a population of 1,652,171. Manila is the most densely populated city in the world with 42,857 people per square kilometer.
It centers on the story of the narrator who left Manila for a foreign country for to work and became homesick for Manila after living out for long. The narrator then tells of his many adventures outside the country.
Some lyrics reference the United States and Australia. "I walked the streets of San Francisco" references his love for visiting places and strolling around and SFO is one of them. "I've tried the rides in Disneyland" tells of him visiting many amusement and theme parks. His friendship with foreigners and different nationalities is referred in "dated a million girls in Sydney". The narrator then says that he didn't get much satisfaction and enjoyment from all his escapades through the part "somehow I feel that I don't belong". His realization that the Philippines can only give him the best satisfaction and enjoyment plus his desire to come back to the Philippines and its capital, Manila start in "Hinahanap-hanap kita Manila". The narrator then decided to stay in the Philippines for good in the lyrics "Take me back in your arms Manila", "Promise me you'll never let go", and "I'm coming home to stay".
Shot on 16mm black-and-white film before being transferred to 35mm, Manila is divided into a Day episode (which is loosely based on Bernal's 1980 film Manila By Night) and a Night episode (inspired by Brocka's 1979 film Jaguar). The script is co-written by Adolf Alix, Jr. and Ramon Sarmiento and co-directed by Raya Martin and Adolf Alix, Jr.
These gravestones mark the burial sites of beloved pets laid to rest by their owners in FortuneVillage, Marikina City, MetroManila. The site was set up as a pet cemetery in March 2020 by village captain Rizalina Watson Teope.
Over 140 pets were blessed on Saturday after a barangay in Pasig City launched the city’s first-ever drive-thru animal blessing amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic ... Lising said 147 pets were blessed during the event ... He added that a total of 147 pets of all ...
MANILA, Oct 3 (Reuters) - Hundreds of animal lovers in the Philippines had their pets blessed via a drive-through ceremony on Sunday to mark World Animal Day and the feast of Saint Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of animals, forgoing the usual fanfare due to COVID-19.
AFP/ MANILA BULLETIN. They are among a growing number of pet influencers on social media in Singapore, a trend fuelled by a rise in online shopping and pet ownership during the coronavirus pandemic ...Tapping into the pet influencer boom, the company has worked with animals ranging ...
LEGAZPI CITY – The distribution of free dog food, soap, shampoo, and vitamins at a “dog pantry” here over the weekend has enticed more owners to voluntarily submit their pets to vaccination against rabies, the CityVeterinaryOffice (CVO) said on Monday ...PETVAX ... Solis/PNA/ManilaBulletin).
Here are the stories for The ManilaTimes for Friday, August 27, 2021 ... The increase in cases covers the entire Luzon and several areas in the Visayas and Mindanao, with the steepest rise noted in the National Capital Region (NCR/Metro Manila) and the surrounding provinces ... During The Manila Times pet forum on Thursday, Dr.
A very small number of pet cats and dogs have been reported to be infected with Covid-19 in several countries although there is no evidence that they can transmit the virus to humans ... For humans, the mode of transmission is different, and the effects are different as well," Gonzales said during The ManilaTimes Pet Show and Forum last Thursday.
In today's, August 26, free online forum, The ManilaTimes will tackle the subject on how to take better care of your beloved pets while under quarantine ... The best pet photos with the most likes and shares on Facebook will also be announced ... For details, check out The Manila Times Facebook page.