Things to do in Quiapo

Discussion in 'Philippines' started by Was£1.50, Jan 21, 2010.

  1. Was£1.50

    Was£1.50 New Member

    hi guys,

    we'll be in Manila in March time and during our trip we'll be touring most of Manila districts..I was wondering if Quiapo is worth exploring and what things to do in Quiapo can u suggest?
  2. Ruby

    Ruby Guest

    hi there,

    The district of Quiapo is where you will find the famed Black Nazarene, which is a an ebony statue that depicts the image of Christ, and it was brought to Manila in 1606.

    Some locals believe that the Black Nazarene is a miraculous statue, and they aim to benefit from its magical powers by touching it during the Black Nazarene Procession.

    Also, the district is a great place to enjoy shopping at the Quiapo Street Market in Manila, specially the Quinta Market, which is another unique part of Quiapo Manila that you should visit, as it boasts an interesting atmosphere.

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