Places near Metro Manila to Reconnect with Philippine Heritage

Take a tour into the country’s past.

We all get excited each time a balikbayan relative or a foreigner friend comes to the Philippines for a holiday. Apart from the many islands and beaches, mountains, quaint towns, scenic lakes found in many provinces, we can also take them to nearby places around Metro Manila bursting with rich landmarks of our past and culture. Here are some places near Metro Manila to reconnect with Philippine Heritage that will surely interest any balikbayan or foreign traveler.

Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar (Bataan)

About the Author

Marky Ramone Go

Marky Ramone Go

Marky Ramone Go is a travel-junkie, writer and photographer based in the Philippines. Aside from contributing articles to various publications and websites, he narrates his experiences wandering the tropical paradise of the Philippines, the culturally rich regions of South East Asia, Sri Lanka and India on his travel blog Nomadic Experiences. After Asia, he is keen on exploring South America and eventually hoping to trace Jack Kerouac's "On the Road" trail in the United States to Mexico.