Your balikbayan relatives are home sweet home this Christmas Season! Give them a memorable holiday break and let even the kids experience Pinoy Christmas at its best. Here, some places to go and things to see for the whole family.
Bonifacio High Street and Serendra at The Fort, Taguig – Skip the crowded malls and head off to kid-friendly shopping and dining! Visit shops with eco-friendly Pinoy products and dine at Pinoy restaurants.
Christmas Symphony of Lights at Bonifacio High Street - Mon-Fri 6-7:30pm until Dec. 23.
Museo Pambata at Roxas Blvd. Corner South Drive, Manila – Discover the Philippines through hands-on activities in this interactive children's museum.
Tues to Sat 8am-5pm (closed lunchtime from 12:30-1:30); Entrance fee P100/person
Intramuros Manila – Walk along these historic walls or give the kids a fun calesa ride and a taste of good ol' sorbetero ice cream!
Fort Santiago – Adult P75; Child P50
Casa Manila Museum – Adult P75; Child P50
San Diego Gardens – Adult P75; Child P50
Bagumbayan Light and Sound Museum
Music on the Walls – Baluarte Plano Luneta de Sta. Isabel (musical performances in an open-air venue)
Calesa Ride – 1 hr tour P250/calesa
La Mesa Ecological Park in East Fairview Subdivision, Q.C. - Have a picnic, ride a row-boat, go fishing, swim, bike or just stroll through the park bonding with nature and family.