Corregidor: Visiting the Past with Manila Hotel

When in Manila, sometimes we feel the need to break away from the hustle and bustle of the metro. We look for a breath of fresh air and a taste of adventure especially now that it’s summer. For me, the best getaway is that which offers a chance to relax and learn at the same time. Luckily, I found just that with my Experience Corregidor trip by Manila Hotel.

Corregidor is a testament to our country’s rich history. It is home to memories of heroism and Manila’s naval defenses. An island at the forefront of Manila Bay, it is shaped like a tadpole with a rocky landscape.

 the tail of Corregidor


In partnership with Sun Cruises, you’ll surely enjoy the scenic views during ferry transfers and learn a lot from visiting historical sites as tour guides deliver informative background of the places in Corregidor! If you decide to join the tour this summer, I highly encourage you wear light clothing.

Corregidor is indeed a wonderful place to visit. It brings you closer to the natural wonders of the Philippines as well as its colorful past.

Thanks to Manila Hotel because we now have the easiest way to explore Corregidor and marvel at its commemorative structures.


 Ruins of the Mile-Long Barracks


 Ruins of the Middleside Barracks


Eternal Flame of Freedom

 Dome Altar

Manila Hotel, known as the Grand Dame of the Philippines which boasts of a long list of prominent figures as its guests, invites everyone to a Corregidor day tour inclusive of a special room package and other privileges.

After having fun at Corregidor, treat yourself to all the first class amenities Manila Hotel has to offer.

Corregidor is a gateway to visiting the past and reliving the spirit our fellowmen passed upon us. It’s an adventure you shouldn’t miss when in Manila because I bet — like I did — you’ll be saying this after the tour: I shall return!

Experience Corregidor is available from April 19 to September 31, 2012.

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