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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to have big bargains, Chinatown is the place to go. Better leave your luxury bags at home and just carry your wallet inside your pocket. Malls have risen in the past years and parking is a breeze if you arrive in the...More

Thank Armcorpixel
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Chinatown Manila now populated with the genuine Chinese freshly migrated from Fujian, China. With narrow and dangerous sidewalks often occupied by vendors and illegally parked vehicles. A challenge to pedestrians and a NO-No to persons with walking handicap. For a local, tolerating bedlam and chaos...More

1  Thank chris r
Reviewed 1 July 2018

--is found in Binondo, Manila, where the Chinese descendants still live and are busy in trade and commerce. The violet firetrucks belong to the owners of hopia Eng Bee Tin as thanksgiving for a thriving business. You will find Delicious, Mañosa and Lido restaurants which...More

Thank Micey C
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Nothing so special to me. Just an average Chinatown... Not really a must visit place in Manila but if you are happened to be in this area, worth have a look and have some chinese food here.

Thank Paul P
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Nothing special about this place. China town is China town. But while you are in Manila, a walk though there will not hurt.

Thank walid m
Reviewed 31 May 2018

Like other Chinatowns, there are lots of restos and shops here where you can find good food and products! Just be mindful of your personal belongings when strolling around the area. Extra Tip: Best time to visit during the Chinese New Year (around February) to...More

Thank elacparl
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Very good for shopping. Prices are so low. You can buy a fake rolex for 3 dollars. Alot of different food, also very cheap prices. Cons: Very busy, much traffic, dirty streets. Milepole: I got arrested for smoking on the street :)

2  Thank ProgTee
Reviewed 28 March 2018

Though traffic is very congested, get close to the vicinity and walk the alleys and streets to discover the fantastic offers of Chinatown. There are cabs, three wheelers for hire with very affordable fare. Chinese medicine/herbal dispensaries, Chinese medicine doctors, acupuncturists, hair salons, barbers, hardware...More

1  Thank healthyeater2013
Reviewed 24 March 2018

When I'm in Chinatown, I definitely pass by the Binondo Church nearby, the Lumpia house beside East West along Quintin Paredes and the Holland Hopia house along Alfonso Yuchengco street.

Thank Lai M
Reviewed 13 March 2018

I would have skipped Chinatown due to the bad reviews but a friend showed me around and I am glad I went. It’s fascinating, food is great and cheap, shops are interesting, it’s definitely worth a visit and it’s not so far away from the...More

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jennkay
13 April 2018|
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Response from insatiablepanda247 | Reviewed this property |
Hi! It's just much safer not to wear jewelry (or simply attention-getting ones) and there's really no point in wearing fancy stuff there. Dress simple and consider something you wouldn't mind sweating in. I using prefer... More
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Hengky S
30 January 2018|
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Response from Robert F | Reviewed this property |
When I stayed in Chinatown it seems like there was always somethings going on. Mainly, except for bars, things were closed by 10 PM. Other reviewers are right, it does smell there when you are near any of the canals. Nice... More
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Semyon A
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Response from Anna May V | Reviewed this property |
I'd say they are between 9-10 kilometers apart.
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