Events And Nightlife
4 Spots in The Metro to Marvel at Fireworks
Choose Philippines | Dec 22, 2016
The spirit of Christmas and New Year is felt in every corner of Metro Manila. Actually it started a couple of months back when September ushered in what we call the "ber" months. Never mind that there is still Halloween long before the Yuletide season. Welcome to the country with the longest Christmas and New Year Season in the world.
Colorful parols, sparkling Christmas lights, joyous Carols and non stop reunions and parties are happening left and right. Truly, the most wonderful time of the year is here!
Of course, Christmas especially New Year is synonymous with spectacular fireworks. Who would not want to see this pyrotechnic effects bathe the night sky with beautiful kaleidoscopic shapes in different hues. It is magical!
Some consider it a tradition to buy their own fireworks to blast away whatever bad luck they experienced the previous year and to herald good fortune for the coming year. Some choose to shell out a considerable sum to buy tickets just to enjoy an actual competition from different countries in the world. Others would just chill in the safety of their own home to watch the fireworks-lit sky.
However, if you are one of those who would like a change of scenery for the season while keeping your fingers and limbs intact, these places will come in handy.
Z Hostel, Makati City
An ideal location filled with unlimited good vibes, food hubs, luscious drinks and great music that will pump your mood. Added to that, with a view of the fireworks everything is on point. Z Hostel is the place to be this New Year's Eve!
UP Sunken Garden
No need to spend hundreds of pesos to see fireworks display. Head over to UP's sunken garden, spread a mat and lie down with view of the twinkling stars visible in the sky. The fresh breeze of the trees adds a little spice to the touch of the field. As the clock strikes 12, fireworks will instantaneously add color to your mood.
Bunk, Mandaluyong City
Another roof top bar that will soothe your soul. However, the Bunk, which is very spacious by the way, is more easy-going and laid back. Grab a drink, sit on the bean bags or play uno with your friends while listening to some chill music.
Dencios Capitol Greenstreet, Quezon City
There may be numerous branches of Dencios Grill in the Metro. However, this one branch situated in Capitol Hills has the perfect picturesque view of the Ayala Heights and golf course. Simply peaceful.