The Makati Coliseum

Makati Coliseum La Paz Makati Manila Building Venue Theater Location Capacity Sporting Event Arena Convention Center The Makati Coliseum is an indoor sporting arena located in La Paz, Makati City, in metro Manila. Built and operated by the Makati City Government, the coliseum has played host to the basketball games of the Philippine Basketball Association, the Philippine Basketball League, the National Collegiate Athletic Association, the University Athletic Association of the Philippines, and the National Athletic Association of Schools, Colleges and Universities. It has also been the venue of major boxing events, as well as conventions, concerts and sports festivals. Continue reading

Makati City in Manila

Makati City ManilaMakati is the financial capital of the Philippines. It is also considered the most modern cities in the country and the Philippines’ major global economic competitor in Asia. Makati is noted for its highly cosmopolitan culture, also being a major cultural and entertainment hub in Metro Manila. The city is home to many first-class shopping malls, has the tallest buildings in the Philippines, and many of the country’s five-star hotels. Makati is located at the center of the National Capital Region (NCR) and is bounded by Pasig River on the north, the municipality of Pateros on the east, the City of Taguig on the southeast, the City of Pasay on the south and southwest and the City of Manila on the northwest. Continue reading