Manila's joie de vivre doesn't radiate from crusty cultural heritage or iconic landmarks but from pulsating 24/7 energy reflecting Manileos's love of fun, food and shopping.
First impressions of this mad megalopolis can be daunting. Snarling bumper-to-bumper traffic, ear-bashing street sounds and crumbling concrete edifices alongside shiny skyscraper suburbs. It leaves one wondering how Manila functions as a city?
But Metro Manila cannot be straightjacketed into a single entity. It's actually a confederation of 17 different cities and municipalities. And like the Philippin ... Know more about Manila