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.
FEELING THE PINCH. A couple plays with their pet dog on their wooden cart along España Boulevard in Manila on Wednesday, August 3, 2022 ...DannyPata ... The survey company said the five-point increase in the nationwide self-rated poor was due to increases in the Visayas (from 48 percent to 64 percent) and Metro Manila (from 32 percent to 41 percent) ... ....
It now has pet-friendly event packages, too! ... The two-day event was in collaboration with Kiss The Girl Events, and featured an open house of weddings and wedding preparations tour, pet-friendly events spaces with pet photoshoot, food tasting, and a showcase of Hilton Manila’s pet ambassadors.
FULL-LINE home center AllHome announced that it has expanded into the pet care industry with its specialty brand "PetBuddy." ... Pet supplies are a natural fit in the full-line offering of AllHome, and figures heavily into current revenue splits in the home center's DIYLifestyle category.
To be responsible pet ... Founded by pet parents with a similar dilemma, Life By Petto is the first app-based, pet health plan service that provides affordable subscriptions to support health and wellness services from partner veterinarians, clinics, and hospitals within MetroManila.
From Phoenix to Boston, the couple in front of me had a bulldog that sat on their laps, was fed, and petted as he sat like he knew what flying was all about ... When I was retrieving my luggage at the Boston airport, a woman retrieved alongside me a pet carrier which contained a cat ... Establishments now put up signs saying they welcome pets.
KARUIZAWA, Japan – On Japan’s bullet trains, dogs usually have to travel in a carrier, but on Saturday they could stretch their paws and enjoy the scenery on a special pet-friendly express. AFP/ MANILA BULLETIN ... They are keen to organise more regular pet-friendly excursions in the future, Start Up official Shino Furukawa told AFP.
Coming from such a pet-friendly country, I was afraid he wouldn’t be having as much fun in Manila as he did in Berlin...Maybe more expats who move to Manila will decide to bring their pets with them too ... Licki Manila has plates and bowls that will help your pets eat slower and prevent indigestion.
...PET plastic bottles usually get thrown away after use and their potential wasted. In sari-sari (variety) store collection hubs first launched in Batangas City and the City of Manila, used PET plastic bottles are being collected and exchanged by community members for incentives.
When I am in Manila, I sit with my apos watching TV, going shopping with them, or watching them paint or take care of our pets at home,” says the 71-year-old doting father of five and grandfather of nine ... In addition, getting into the hobby of collecting plants came naturally while he was developing a property where he could keep his pets.