Binondo is a district in Manila and is referred to as the city's Chinatown and is the world's oldest Chinatown. Its influence extends beyond to the places of Quiapo, Santa Cruz, San Nicolas. It is the oldest Chinatown in the world, established in the 1594 by the Spaniards as a settlement near Intramuros but across the Pasig River for Catholic Chinese, it was positioned so that colonial rulers could keep a close eye on their migrant subjects. It was already a hub of Chinese commerce even before the Spanish colonial period. Binondo is the center of commerce and trade of Manila, where all types of business run by Filipino-Chinese thrive. Noted residents include St. Lorenzo Ruiz, the Filipino protomartyr, and Venerable Mother Ignacia del Espiritu Santo, founder of the Congregation of the Religious of the Virgin Mary.Wikipedia
Planning a vacation to Binondo in Philippines? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. Binondo is located at a short trip away from Manila a major city in Philippines. Manila is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Intramuros, Taal Volcano, Ocean Park. To explore Binondo, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!
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