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Sightseeing in Ermita

Park
“A park and plaza integral to Philippine history. Independence was officially declared here in 1946, and this is where the patriot José Rizal, our national hero, was executed in 1896.”
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Church
“The Minor Basilica and Metropolitan Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, also known as Manila Cathedral, is the cathedral of Manila and basilica located in Intramuros, the historic walled city within today's modern city of Manila”
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Historic Site
“Spanish old town Intramuros is a historic walled areawithin the modern city of manila There is so much to see and do there. Make sure you checkout -fort santiago (The oldest hispanic stone fortress in the philippines) -rizal shrine -baluarte de san Diego -bahay tsinoy -casa manila (its a fully furnished home turned museum that shows how filipinos lived during the colonial era.) And and and.....”
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Park
“From the park, you can also check out the National Museum. One point of interest is the newly opened National Museum of Natural History, which is inspired by Chicago's Field Museum.”
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Monument / Landmark
“This is an insight into Manila’s colonial years and the history of the Catholic faith in the Philippines. There’s a big cache of ecclesiastical art including paintings, wooden statues, crucifixes, furniture, antique missals, old vestments and altars brought here from churches around the country.”
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Historic Site
“Best to get here on the afternoon before the sunset. You can take great pictures with your friends or your partner. ”
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