Known as the ‘Wall Street of the Philippines, the name ‘Makati’ means tide, which refers to the tide of Pasig River which is located to the Northern side of Makati City. It is amazing how Makati has developed into an urban city over the years, when once it was a runaway airport surrounded by a swampland. With its towering modern buildings streaming along the skyline to the sprawling posh malls and the upscale dining eateries has placed Makati among the other contemporary metropolitan business district areas within the country of Philippines, and Makati is the main economical heart of the Philippines and also considered as a major competitor in Asia on an international level. The city of Makati is known for its exceptional multi-cultural lifestyle and reputed as being a major entertainment hub in Manila area. Most the expats choose to live in Makati for business and trade purposes and due to it, the expat community has largely grown with citizens from all different countries living in Makati. As an urban city, Makati has lots to offer to visitors, such as nightspots, eateries, and upscale shopping centres and departmental stores at Greenbelt, Ayala Centre, Rockwell Centre and Glorietta. Makati city also boasts of having the tallest building in the Philippines known as the PBCom Tower.
In Makati, a visitor can choose from a wide range of accommodation available with affordable budget and comfort of a home. This upscale New World Makati Hotel and the top hotel in Makati provides modern rooms and all the necessary facilities to make every guests stay memorable. Offering polished room and an outdoor pool with sundeck Dusit Thani Manila is best hotel in Makati set in a modern building. The rooms featuring contemporary décor with a bright set up and the balconies overlooking the views of the cities, hotel Fraser Place Manila is located a distance from the Embassy of the United States and SM Mall.