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As the most bustling Philippine city, Manila welcomes expatriates in large numbers every year. Former Spanish colony, it is now the Philippine capital city and its economic, political, trade and cultural hub.

Besides providing professional opportunities, Manila also has all the necessary infrastructure to allow you to live a thrilling expat experience. It also holds a huge historical wealth.

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I am SaltyBug and I lived by the Sea with my family in Australia. We have just moved to Manila in the Philippines for a few years. Let the adventure begin!

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