Collected here are ome of the very best and most useful resources to help everyone make the most of their life in Manila.


  • HOUR TV PHILIPPINES:  Fabulous YouTube Channel featuring in-depth videos about places around Manila.
  • LIFE IN THE SLUMS:  Poverty is sadly a wide-spread problem in Manila.  Understanding it is essential to a full understanding of the city.  I do not mean to romanticize it, but I have found amazing resourcefulness and even nobility among the impovrished I have come to know as friends.  Personally, I think eveeryone in Manila should be generous to everyone we encounter, perhaps with a small gift of food, or at the very minimum a generous, warm smile.  Here si a major and illuminating documentary about life in the shanties: