Discovery Primea’s Concierge Team has a few helpful tips for all those travelling to the country.
Located 700 meters from the hotel, Greenbelt Malls are famed for blending open air urban spaces, and commercial centers. Home to the flagship stores of BVLGARI, Louis Vuitton, Hermes, and Bottega Veneta, Greenbelt is known as a luxury, and lifestyle destination in the heart of the Metro.
For those looking for a more diverse set of shopping, Glorietta is a great choice. With 5 wings of shopping, the Glorietta Malls offer a broader selection of clothing outlets, electronics, hobbyist, and food options compared to Greenbelt’s luxe offerings.
Though a little farther away, the Rockwell Mall is another high-end option that is home to luxury brands, and an exciting variety of food options. The cinema is also one to experience, with their Dolby Atmos, and Digital 3D cinemas.
Bonifacio Global City’s street art alone is reason to visit the area, but the shopping at BGC Highstreet is one of more unique experiences given the wide, open spaces they have. With one of the largest bookstores in the country, a wide selection of apparel outlets, and a fine selection of homegrown culinary options, the area is a weekend destination for most local residents.
Amidst all the luxury, and high-end offerings in the Fort Bonifacio district, MarketMarket is a destination for thrift shopping. This mall is known to house quality local brands at incredibly affordable prices.
Makati Cinema Square & Little Tokyo
For one of the quirkiest, and most charming locations in the Metro, head on to the Makati Cinema Square. If you seek the adventure of second-hand garments, archery and gun ranges, billiard halls, and old school audio, this mall is a fun spot for you. Food options at Cinema Square, and the adjacent Little Tokyo compound are some of the best in the city. Little Tokyo’s food options, and Filipino-Japanese run grocery shopping experience is like stepping into Japan herself.
KidZania Manila at Bonifacio Global City
If you’re travelling with children, not too far off from Makati is the independent nation where kids rule, KidZania. This indoor play city allows kids ages 4 to 14 to experience the adult world for a day, enabling them to try out real occupations, from firefighters, judges, doctors, artists, and even to hoteliers.
Mind Museum at Bonifacio Global City
Exploring the world of Science has never been more fun than at The Mind Museum. With five (5) main galleries stretched across more than 5,000 square feet of space, exploring the world of science has never been more enjoyable.
International School Manila
Is a private, non-profit, non-sectarian day school for boys and girls from Preschool to Grade 12. The curriculum is international in orientation with approximately 80% of students taking courses leading to IB Diploma.
The British School Manila
A private international school located in Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City. The school provides the highest quality British education for children ages 3-18, following an adapted form of a British Curriculum and the IB Diploma.
A British International School in the Asia Pacific that leads in the creation of trendsetting instructive innovations to provide students with the best possible educational tools to prime them for a destiny of headship. The Extension Campus of CIE is located in the heart of Makati.
The Chinese International School Manila (CISM)
Is a private, non-partisan, co-instructive K-12 international school located in Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City. The school offers the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme. English is the medium of direction with Mandarin classes taught day by day. The school uses U.S. Common Core State Standards.
Makati Medical Center
The premier hospital in the Philippines for over 45 years. Makati Med, with its 600-bed capacity, delivers quality and compassionate service through its highly skilled and board-certified physicians, nurses, allied healthcare professionals and management staff, modern facilities and state-of-the-science medical equipment and technology.
Makati Med is located at Amorsolo, Legaspi Village, Makati City.
St. Luke’s Medical Center
St. Luke’s Medical Center’s state-of-the-art healthcare fuses the expertise of locally and internationally-trained doctors and medical professionals with industry leading technologies to deliver excellent medical care.
St. Luke’s is located at the Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City.