CBD Restaurant at the Ayala Triangle Gardens

CBD Restaurant Ayala Triangle Gardens Makati Manila Cheesteaks Burgers Drinks Tender Bobs Steak Joint Menu Avenue Calories Nutrition Hours Opening Closing Contact Telephone Food Manager Hamburger The CBD Restaurant is located at the Ayala Triangle Gardens in Makati, metro Manila. CBD is an acronym for Cheesesteaks, Burgers and Drinks. The newly-opened restaurant is owned by the same owners of Tender Bob’s. C.B.D. is a steak and burger joint promises sumptuous food and a good hangout place for family and friends. Situated at Ayala Triangle Gardens, this is the perfect way to enjoy the greenery and the food. CBD is open seven days a week, from 11:00am until 10:00pm. Their contact telephone number is (02) 482-6228 Continue reading

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

The Filipinas Heritage Library in Makati

Filipinas Heritage Library Makati Manila Ayala Foundation Electronic Research Center Building Information Technology Telecommunication Collection Books Microfiche Map Schedule Hours Slides Photograph The Filipinas Heritage Library is located in Makati City, Manila. The library is a division of the Ayala Foundation, Inc. and is a one-stop electronic research center on the Philippines. We provide access to the wealth of Filipino heritage through the latest in information technology and telecommunications. The Library houses over 13,000 contemporary volumes on Philippine history, art, language, religion and the social sciences, and over 2,000 rare titles, rare books on microfiche, maps, and an extensive library of slides and photographs. It has also ventured into the digitization of its collection, CD-ROM publishing, as well as the development of web pages and electronic databases. Continue reading

Correctional Institution for Women in Mandaluyong

Correctional Institution Women Mandaluyong City Manila Prison Building Jail Facility Penal Structure Corrections Ciw Housing Population Inmate Map History Construction Punishment Janet Napoles Warden The Correctional Institution for Women is located in Mandaluyong City, Manila and is the country’s only prison facility for women offenders. In a report dated January 22, 1959, submitted to a committee created by Administrative Order No. 287 by the President of the Philippines, it was noted that  “before a separate building was constructed especially for women prisoners, all female convicts were confined at the Old Bilibid Prison on Azcarraga St., Manila.  The male prisoners were confined in dormitories near the women’s quarters.  Because of these conditions, vocational activities of the women prisoners were limited to embroidery.  When they became ill, the women were confined in a separate building which served as a hospital with nurses and prison physicians.  When women prisoners needed surgery, they were Continue reading

The Makati Park and Garden in Manila

Makati Park Garden Manila Pasig River Lagoon Walkway Waterfalls Gazebo Islet Perimeter Amphitheater Cultural Show Meeting Compound Events Schedule Pavilion Rizal Bonifacio Monument History Info The Makati Park and Garden is located along the Pasig River in Makati City, metro Manila. The city’s primary garden park, the Makati Park and Garden is a haven for relaxation, leisure and entertainment, the park spoils visitors with its fully-illuminated park walks around teeming greeneries of landscaped gardens, man-made lagoon and refreshing waterfalls, a gazebo and ornamental islet, lighted perimeter fence, adjoining park spaces and an amphitheater for cultural shows like the performing arts of ballet, folk dance, stage plays and concerts of traditions and contemporary banks. The compound has various events venue which are fully air-conditioned and open areas surrounded by a lush landscape that gives off fresh, cool air and shade on humid and sunny days. Continue reading

Philippine Army Museum in Makati

Philippine Army Museum Fort Bonifacio Makati Manila Military Display History War Weapons Tanks Collection Building Construction The Philippine Army Museum is located southwest of the Headquarters, of the Philippine Army Complex at Fort Andres Bonifacio in Makati City, Manila. It is a replication of the old facility that used to be located at MacArthur Avenue corner Memorial Road, Fort Andres Bonifacio, Makati City. The museum is a repository of antique guns, cannons, tanks and other relics of World War II as well as captured paraphernalia, ammunitions and weapons of the New People’s Army (NPA). The Philippine Army Museum and Library Foundation, Inc. was dismantled and rebuilt piece by piece to its present site. The Museum “tells” the story of the Philippine Army from 1898 up to the present. It is open from 8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. Monday to Friday. For $1.50 one will be taken on a tour of the museum by a civilian. The PAMLFI is located at the Philippine Army Continue reading

Golden Spoon Frozen Yogurt in Makati

Golden Spoon Ayala Triangle Gardens Makati Manila 6Golden Spoon Frozen Yogurt in Manila is located at the Ayala Triangle Gardens in Makati.  With the number of yogurt places budding around the Metro, Golden Spoon does not disappoint. A popular frozen yogurt joint in Southern California, Golden Spoon opened its Manila branch this year. Currently serving in Ayala Triangle, flavors to drool for include Chocolate Caramel, Cake Batter, Boysenberry, and Cheesecake among others. What sets Golden Spoon apart from its rivals are the flavored yogurts and the wide variety of toppings, hot and cold. Just remember that the yogurt from Golden Spoon may be fat-free, but the chocolate, caramel and mallow creme are certainly not. Go for a visit at Golden Spoon if you like yogurt that is Continue reading

Ninoy Aquino Monument in Makati

Ninoy Aquino Monument Statue Makati Manila Sculptor Peter De Guzman Landmark Enscription Location Plaza Martial Law Ninoy Aquino Monument is a bronze statue located in Makati. The bronze monument by sculptor Peter de Guzman commemorates slain former senator and Filipino hero Benigno “Ninoy” S. Aquino Jr. As one of the leaders in the opposition against the dictatorship of Ferdinand Marcos, Ninoy protested the social injustices committed during the martial law years and publicly attacked Marcos’ regime. He was assassinated in 1983 at the Manila International Airport. His widow, Corazon “Cory” C. Aquino, became part of the movement to regain democracy in 1985, Cory Aquino ran against Marcos in the snap presidential elections. Despite massive cheating in the polls in favor of Marcos, Cory was sworn in as the first female president of the Philippines through a peaceful People Power Revolution Continue reading

Liwasan ng mga Bayani in Manila

Liwasan Bayani Alabang Muntilupa City Manila Katipunan Spanish Revolution Liberation Day History Description Statue Monument Calendar Liwasan ng mga Bayani is located in Alabang, Muntinlupa City in metro Manila. The Liwasan ng mga Bayani was once used as a camp by members of the Katipunan during the revolutionary period against Spain. Liberation Day festivities are usually held annually at Liwasan ng mga Bayani.


Banapple Pies & Cheesecakes in Makati

Banapple Pies Cheesecakes Restaurant Ayala Triangle Gardens Makati Manila Menu Location Banoffee Hours Contact Manager Telephone Banapple Pies & Cheesecakes in Makati is located at the Ayala Triangle Gardens in Manila. Despite having a smaller space as compared to the nearby restaurants, Banapple’s cozy ambiance can make visitors feel like they are visiting a friend’s house for snacks and desserts. The banoffee pie is drool-worthy because of the two layers of dulce de leche with slices of banana and graham crackers garnished with dark chocolate drizzle. Other rich flavors are the chocolate chip walnut pie, classic pecan pie, and coffee toffee roca pie.For the not-so-sweet dessert selections, you can try the banana apple sweet bread, oatmeal and blueberry, banana nut and orange poppy seed muffins. Since Banapple is a bakery café, it also has a delicious selection of full meals. The pasta dishes Penne Bolognese and Baked Creamy Cheesy Penne which are as rich as the names Continue reading