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Taste & See the Real Manila Living
Our hometown Punta Santa Ana, Manila is close to major cities like Makati, Mandaluyong and San Juan. For the first hour, I'll introduce you to the heritage houses of Sta.Ana as it is known as Sta.Ana Heritage District. You'll see the locals as we tour old houses. I’ll also provide refreshment/s as I tour you in our small hometown. I’ll take you to places not known to many, and you’ll get to see what it’s like to live in Manila. First, we'll meet at Plaza Hugo, Sta. Ana then we'll explore the Our Lady of the Abandoned Church then explore our community, Sta.Ana cultural heritage, learn the common Filipino life, see and experience the common Filipino families living in Barangays, alleyway, houses by the river, you'll experience riding on a boat, the traditional jeepney and tricycle (public transportation) without the fancies. We'll end the tour at Circuit Makati. Circuit Makati is an indoor/outdoor mall that has concert/events grounds, skate boarding park, football field, jogging area, go kart and a lot more! Other things to note: If your travel dates doesn't fit my calendar, just send me a message! Thank you! :)
Muay Thai Experience
Family Muay Thai Retreat. Due to the pandemic I invited my Kru to my home to train Muay Thai with my family. As we were always training outdoors among the trees and garden we were very visible to our Airbnb guests and we have had frequent requests to include the activity in their staycations. We start at 9am in the morning. As this is an introductory experience we will start with warm ups, basic instructions, 2-3sets of personalized pad work, some heavy bag work and cooling down/stretching exercises. The experience is designed to be as simple as possible so even kids as young as 7years old can participate. Be prepared to sweat but definitely have a great time learning one of the most effective Martial Arts in the world.
Filipino Cooking Lesson and Public Market Tour
Let's combine our love for food, cooking, and history! While learning the history of food, you'll be able to: 1) shop at the local market (Morning class only) 2) cook authentic Filipino food with an experienced cook 3) have four favorite Filipino dishes The cooking class will be conducted in an air-conditioned condo where you will be introduced to the Philippines' exotic ingredients, including vegetables, spices, and herbs. The daily fixed menu consists of the following: 1) APPETIZERS / SOUP - Sinigang - Lumpia - Atchara - Sisig 2) FIRST MAIN COURSE (served with rice) - Choice of Chicken, Beef, or Seafood 3) SIDE DISH (vegetables) - Pinakbet - Kare-Kare 4) DESSERT - Ube (purple yam) **Please note that class details and times will be communicated via direct message upon booking.** Other things to note Make sure you come with an empty stomach as there would be plenty of your favorite dishes! :)
Experience a different kind of high Ultralight Drifter
Flying the aircraft with a view of the great Mount Arayat at Pampanga. If flying a plane is on your bucket list, Join us so we can check your bucket list for you, at a budget price - especially if your passion is in aviation, or you like the extremes & want to surprise you loved ones! Ultralight Drifter lets you fly the aircraft with the help of an skilled/professional pilot - that will let you hold the gears yourself in the sky. For 15 minutes minimum - you get to feel the extreme adrenaline of being in an open plane while seeing the skies, and a perfect view of the famous Mount Arayat - and the green fields of Pampanga. Aside from flying, we offer you free Go-Pro recording throughout entire flight and Unlimited use of the pool where you can have picnic with our Cabana Cottages. The Angeles City Flying Club displays different aircrafts old and new, where you can take pictures with it. Aside from that, they have a Café Restaurant with Filipino & American Cuisine. Going to the site can be made through a private car and a bus. Pilots arrive early as 7am so we should go there 7-9am atleast.
⭐ MAKATI Street Food Experience ⭐
⭐ MAKATI'S Street Food Tour with VENUS ⭐ Staying in Manila for a day or two? LAYOVER travelers? Do you want to enjoy and see the real MANILA during your stay? Don't know what to do, or where to go? This is the best EXPERIENCE for you! "Let's explore magical MAKATI at night." Night tour schedules 9.00 PM to 11:30 PM Meeting Place: Hops and Brews, situated on Makati Avenue, downtown Makati. ★ Filipino Street Food to begin the night, cooked in a way enjoyed by Filipinos for many generations. ★ My favorite type of local street food in Makati may not be yours but there is plenty to choose from. ★ It will be an eating experience like no other, eating local food the way the locals eat. ★ No English menu, but don't worry as I will teach you the real Filipino way of ordering food and drinks. ★ A local beer as we eat ★Then chill at the beautiful 360 rooftop bar in Makati. ★Photography is included in this experience. Inclusions: - English speaking tour guide, that's me, Venus. - Dinner - Photography When the activity is done I can assist you to find your ride back to your hotel. Reminder: I am flexible with times just let me know if your alone, couple or group so I can plan accordingly, Eat, laugh and explore with me during our Makati Street Food Experience. Other things to note As we will walk around before dinner, please wear comfortable shoes and come hungry. If you have allergies or something you can't eat, please tell me beforehand
Enjoy a Full-Day Corregidor Island Tour from Manila with Eve
Hop on a Full-Day Corregidor Island Tour from Manila with Eve! Roundtrip Van Transfers (pick-up from hotel in MNL & back) INCLUDED! Corregidor - also known as "the rock" - was a significant major part of World War II in this part of Asia. It was the nerve center and base for the US during the War. Corregidor Island is located at the entrance of Manila Bay in the Philippines. The island is home to Fort Mills, the US Army's Harbor Defense Command headquarters. Corregidor also served as a stronghold for American and Filipino troops during the Battle of Corregidor in 1942. Today, Corregidor Island is a peaceful tourist destination. Visitors can take a tour of the island and learn about its history. The island is also a popular spot for birdwatching. Corregidor Island is a great place to learn about World War II history and enjoy the beautiful scenery of the Philippines. The following is your guide to places we will see and activities to enjoy while on Corregidor Island: 1 | Pacific War Memorial Museum 2 | Malinta Tunnel 3 | Ruins of Mile-Long Barracks 4 | Filipino Heroes Memorial 5 | Japanese Garden of Peace 6 | Corregidor Lighthouse 7 | Old guns and mortars 8 | Swim: You may as well include some beach action. Corregidor is an island, after all. Located at the island's bottom side, opposite the South Dock, the South Beach is a small sandy cove where people can swim and laze.
⭐ Discover Real MANILA (PhotoTour) ⭐
⭐ Discover the real MANILA⭐ Staying in Manila for a day or two? LAYOVER travelers? Do you want to enjoy and see the real MANILA during your stay? Don't know what to do, or where to go? This is the best EXPERIENCE for you! Our tour schedules in the day time 2.00 PM to 4:30 PM. ★ See changes in Manila by clean surroundings and safe by tourists. ★ Go deep down to see the ridiculous living condition in Tondo ★ Visit the surrounding and learn the culture of the poor ★ Experience a different side of Manila that you never been. Walk to alleys in China town ★ Photography is included in this experience. We will meet in the Bonifacio monument in Tutuban and we will grab some coffee or tea then we will start walking and take photos of the area please be reminded to wear comfortable clothes for this experience. This tour is more interesting because you will learn where the poorest people can live every day. If you have an extra camera will be great but the photography for this experience is included after the experience all photos will be sent to you. Inclusions: - English speaking tour guide, that's me, Venus. - Photography After all this, I will assist you to find the best and safest way back to your hotel. Other things to note This is a walking tour and we may also try some food for the poor. You should expect a cultural tour rather than a tour bringing you to see tourist spots.
Tagaytay Day Tour with Mari
Tagaytay Day Tour with Mari I am Mari and I would be delighted to be your host on this tour. Tagaytay City in the province of Cavite is one of the best tourist destinations near Metro Manila. It is full of natural attractions and a perfect place for leisure activities such as picnic, sightseeing or just hang out and enjoy the cool Tagaytay weather. Just a 2-hour drive from Manila by private car. There are many places to visit and do many things, such as the Muse Orlina Gallery, People’s Park and Picnic Grove, or enjoy a traditional Filipino meal overlooking the stunning views of Taal Volcano. - TOUR SCHEDULE - 07:00am - 07:30am - Introduction (hotel pickup) 07:30 am - 10:30 am - Travel to Tagaytay City* 10:30 am - 11:15 am - People’s Park 11:15 am - 12:00 am - Picnic Grove 12: 00 am - 01:15 am - Lunch Break (Filipino Food) 01:30 pm - 02:30 pm - Muse Orlina Gallery 02:30 pm - 02:45 pm - Prepare to go back In Manila. 02:45 pm - 04:30 pm - Travel back to Manila* 05:00 pm - Back to Manila drop off at Hotel (approx) * Travel times can depend on traffic What is included... - Mari, your fun and energetic tour guide - Private Car - Coffee or Water - heaps of fun and smiles If dates are showing unavailable, just reach out to me via message. Always check the weather for the days before you book, weather differs depending on the season.
Sierra Madre Mountain, Natural Pool Near Manila
ULTIMATE LOCAL EXPERIENCE Rain or Shine Tour! Travelling Solo or in a Group? SAFE FOR FEMALE or MALE TRAVELERS! This is the best EXPERIENCE for you! Let's explore the most underrated PARADISE near MANILA! Please send a message first before booking. This is a private tour but if you want to join another group please message me first. Tourist Destination: **Selection between the 2 points in Sierra Madre Mountain in Tanay Rizal. The Sierra Madre is the longest mountain range in the Philippines. Spanning over 540 kilometers, it runs from the province of Cagayan down to the province of Quezon, forming a north-south direction on the eastern portion of Luzon. So we will go the Tanay Rizal Area where we pick at least one highest pick to go to depending on availability 1. *Mount Kulis *Treasure Mountain 2. The cave is optional depending on the weather. 3. Waterfalls or river swimming 4. Obstacle Course or minimum trek trail. 5. ATV Ride (optional) Tour Inclusions: VAN Transfer Manila to Tanay to Manila Local Guide fee All Entrance fees Free use of Table / Cottage Free use of CR / Shower Tour Exclusion Personal Meal / Snacks NOTE: This tour is weatherproof but the water might change in color due to inclement weather. There are lots of locals that booked this tour so have an open heart and open mind, and enjoy with them! The pick-up time and itinerary may change.
⭐ Hidden Gems of MANILA ⭐
⭐ Hidden Gems of MANILA with VENUS ⭐ Staying in Manila for a day or two? LAYOVER travelers? Do you want to enjoy and see the real MANILA during your stay? Don't know what to do, or where to go? This is the best EXPERIENCE for you! Day time tour schedules start around 8:00 am and finish around 10:00 am. But to provide you with an experience you'll never forget, times can be altered to fit your needs. We will meet you at Sta. Cruz Church, a beacon of the Catholic Church having been built in 1619 but still going strong, from there: 1. Experience our unique local transportation the Jeepney 2. Shop like the locals at a typical Filipino open wet market. 3. Explore the oldest apartments in town and places where people live off the beaten path in conditions that often involve bathing and eating in the open. 4. See and feel the local life experienced by Filipino people in the back alleys and side streets away from the bright lights and cars. 5. You will be able to try our local coffee and food as eaten by Filipinos. Inclusions: - English speaking tour guide, that's me, Venus. - Photography After all this, I will assist you to find the best and safest way back to your hotel. Reminder: Times are flexible depending upon the size and composition of the group or sole participants. Other things to note This is a walking tour and we may also try some food for the poor. You should expect a cultural tour rather than a tour bringing you to see tourist spots.
Easy nature trek and atv adventure near Manila
We'll take you on a fun ATV ride through a dragonfruit farm. You may explore the farm and swim in a river. Afterwards, we'll go on an easy trek to one of San Andres, Tanay's local waterfalls or lagoon, where you can take a refreshing dip! After our adventure, we'll serve you a filling lunch at a mountain farm camp. There, you can pick fresh organic vegetables to bring home, see a bee farm and aviary, go on a mudslide or just simply relax! You'll have an option to try archery for Php300/person/hr. TOUR SCHEDULE/ ITINERARY 7AM - ETD from Manila ** Pick up point: Ortigas, or Cubao 9AM - ETA dragonfruit farm 930 AM - Start of ATV ride 1030 AM - End of ATV ride 11 AM - Start of trek 12 NN - End of trek 1230 PM - ETA mountain farm/ Lunch 4 PM - ETA in Manila
Straight Friendly Gay Clubbing in Manila
Partying alone in Manila can be discriminating. Allow us to ensure you have a good time by instantly gaining friends and take you on a night to explore the best local gay scene. We will meet at Chemistry Restobar to start the evening with light food and drinks. Afterwards we will visit Obar in time for the show, share on the table expense and enjoy drag performances by the O Divas until morning and instantly gain friends. Other things to note Slippers and Tank Tops are prohibited!
Learn to Play Golf
I will introduce you to golf. This includes an overview of the rules, run-through of the equipment needed and a visit to the putting green and driving range. I will share with you the basics to allow you to experience the game. This will help you determine if this sport is for you. Golf is an outdoor activity which lends itself well to social distancing. Pickup/Dropoff service available upon request depending on location for a minimal fee.
⭐ MANILA'S Night Market with VENUS ⭐
⭐ Discover Manila's Night Market ⭐ Staying in Manila for a day or two? LAYOVER travelers? Do you want to enjoy and see the real MANILA during your stay? Don't know what to do, or where to go? This is the best EXPERIENCE for you! Tour schedules at night are 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm, during which you will be able to: ★ Buy inexpensive fashionable clothes, shoes, bags, accessories and more. Price starts at 1 USD to 3 USD for clothing and souvenirs. ★ Eating Filipino Street Food. ★ Experience the common life with Filipino locals. ★ Order food and drinks the Filipino way. ★Experience and chill after our Night Market Shopping in the very first Jellyfish rooftop bar in Makati. ★Photography is included in this experience. Inclusions: - English speaking tour guide, that's me, Venus. - Dinner - Grab Car - Photography After all this, I will either leave you there or assist you to find the best and safest way back to your hotel. Reminder: Times are flexible depending upon the size and composition of the group or sole participants. Other things to note As we will walk around before dinner, please wear comfortable shoes and come hungry. If you have allergies or something you can't eat, please tell me beforehand.
Intramuros Day Walking Tour with Mari
The Intramuros tour is a historical walking tour around the famous fort built by the Spanish. The tour will focus on the greatest and darkest moments during the long history of Intramuros, with details of what transpired within the walls of Intramuros during the Battle of Manila and beyond... We can enjoy learning something about this historical place within a 700-year era. And this will be great to understand what Manila has become today and where the Philippines has come from. And your chance to walk around the allies inside Intramuros. The second place we will visit is San Agustin church, and the only church left among seven churches of Intramuros built beyond 1571. The third place we will visit is Casa Manila, a replica of a Spanish colonial mansion. Take note: Casa Museum every Saturday and Sunday depends on holiday. And we will then end this tour where we can sit, drink, laugh, and chill around Casa Manila. Must try a famous Filipino Halo halo dessert recommendation from a long walked ( Guest provided ) Don’t forget to wear comfortable attire (inside the church wear something modest and comfortable) and no problem with photos; I’m the one who will take the shots during our tour. Feel free to contact me if you have any questions or further details. Don’t miss out, and see you soon!