Manila has an area of 920 square kilometers and a population of 7.95 million. It is the largest city and the largest economic, cultural and transportation center in the Philippines. The urban area of Manila is divided into north and south by the Pasig River. On the south side of the river, there are administrative districts and residential areas, while on the north side there are mainly commercial, financial and industrial centers.
Intramuros is located on the Pasig River and was the original old town of Manila. In 1571, the Spaniards built the castle to rule the Philippines. The city fortress covers an area of 1 square kilometer and is surrounded by moats and medieval walls, with the Manila Cathedral, the San Augustin Church, Fort Santiago, Rizal Park, etc. It is also impressive to watch the sunset over the Bay of Watch Manila on Roxas Boulevard. Check out Manila Tours for more private tour packages of Manila.