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Free Book Reading in Makati

Photo credits to Emerald R. Ridao Reading Club 2000 or popularly known by the Makati locals as “library sa may Balagtas”. It’s located in 1454 Balagtas St., Barangay La Paz, Makati City. Founder Hernando “Nanie” Guanlao says, the library never...
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Malacañang Palace

Malacañang Palace is the official residence of the President of the Republic of the Philippines. Malacañan was its original name. It started out as a vacation house of Don Luis Rocha. It turned into a official residence of every Spanish...
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Metro Manila Mayors

This list of Metro Manila Mayors is based on the May 2010 election results. Caloocan City – ECHIVERRI, Enrico R. Las Piñas City – AGUILAR, Vergel A. Makati City – BINAY, Jejomar E Jr S. Malabon City – ORETA, Canuto...
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Makati City Basic Information

Makati City got its name from an old tagalog word, “makati” meaning receding tide. Miguel López de Legazpi asked the local leader the name of the then swampy place, the datu replied in tagalog, “Makati na. Kumakati na,” or “the.....
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