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padre blanco gardens

You are guaranteed to visit this pretty spot if you come to intramuros old town. A eerily beautiful... read more

Reviewed January 25, 2018
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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Beautiful garden within the walled city

Just very close to the Monastery of San Agustin is the nice garden of Father Blanco situated. Seen... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2017
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25 Jan 2018
“padre blanco gardens”
5 Aug 2017
“Beautiful garden within the walled city”
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Reviewed January 25, 2018 via mobile

You are guaranteed to visit this pretty spot if you come to intramuros old town. A eerily beautiful spot amongst the ruins

1  Thank JohnG3121
Reviewed August 5, 2017

Just very close to the Monastery of San Agustin is the nice garden of Father Blanco situated. Seen with lots of palm trees and walkways for some strolling maybe within the monastery.walls.

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Reviewed November 19, 2014

Nothing extraordinary but historical, I wonder how the original garden looked like before it was destroyed during the war. Very adjacent to San Agustin Museum, with a wall stands between them, it is now a venue for wedding receptions.

2  Thank TravelBug1469
Reviewed August 30, 2013

Located in front of Manila Cathedral. If your going to Intramurus this is the first monument that you will notice. You can take a rest in here because there are some bench in here.

1  Thank BeRFi303030
Reviewed May 26, 2013

Location is in front of Manila Cathedral. It's a small garden where you can see the entire church. Taking photos of Manila Cathedral from this place is amazing. If you're facing the church at the side you will see the Palacio Gobernador.

2  Thank Cess19
Reviewed August 27, 2012

I find a sanctuary in this Garden where I spend quiet time to reflect especially in the morning. This garden is not the usual garden you see in the Philippines. It is a garden rebuilt to also provide a venue for wedding reception. This Garden...More

4  Thank glbastille
Reviewed March 27, 2009

This partly walled garden is at the rear of Intramuros' San Augustin Museum. The P100 entrance fee to the museum includes the garden. Father Manuel Blanco was a priest who specialised in using plants for medicinal purposes. There is a statue of him adjoining the...More

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