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Manila Nightlife

Manila has one of the most vibrant and exciting nightlife scenes in Southeast Asia. Visitors will find bars, strip clubs and everything in between.

Morato Avenue in Quezon City is a good place to start. Travellers may want to begin with dinner at one of the area's many restaurants before hitting a local bar or comedy club. Or, they could head to the Pasay City and Makati region for a visit to the upscale girlie bars. Manila's Malate District offers everything from bars, and nightclubs to gay clubs, lounges, live music venues and karaoke clubs. Most bars in Manila close around 2am, but some will stay open later.

Eastwood City in Quezon City features a great selection of bars, clubs and cocktail lounges as well, while Quezon Avenue's strip is brightly lit up after dark, and almost always bustling with expats and tourists. The Greenbelt region has a great selection of bars and clubs too.

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