Fort Santiago, built in 1593, is a citadel built by Spanish navigator and governor Miguel López de Legazpi for the new established city of Manila in the Philippines. The defense fortress is located in Intramuros, the walled city of Manila. The fort is one of the most important historical sites in…
Fort Santiago, built-in 1593 is a citadel built by Spanish navigator and governor Miguel López de Legazpi for the new established city of Manila in the Philippines. The defense fortress is part of the structures of the walled city of Manila referred to as Intramuros.
Located inside the walled city of Intramuros, the oldest Spanish fortress in the Philippines.
Fort Santiago is a 16th-century citadel, a national landmark and a shrine to the hard-won freedom of the Philippines. It’s been a cornerstone of the country’s history, seeing the defeat of Rajah Sulayman the Spaniards, the invasion of the Chinese led by Limahong, and the first raising of the US flag…
A 16th century military defense structure, stands witness to the valour and heroism of the Filipino through the centuries. Part of the walled city of Intramuros.
“This replica of a mid-19th century house showcases the opulence of the former Filipino aristocracy. ”
“One of the iconic and miraculous church in Manila that stood the test of time.”
“One of our favourite locals. Long narrow bar with regulars, med students, journalists and a few expats.. great music. Nice owner Ben”