Philipino dating customs
Thousands of Filipino women marry American men every year and it’s difficult to measure how many end up in abusive marriages and how many find the right mates, but there’s a spectrum of results, Annalissa Enrile said.
On a warm August night, 15 Filipino women gathered with their husbands in The Bungalows, a gated community in Orange County with identical facades and potted plants, for a birthday party.
Its National Capital Region (NCR) is found in Luzon, and it is known as Metropolitan Manila or Metro Manila.
However, this is not to be confused with the City of Manila, which is the capital city of the Philippines.
The Philippines is officially known as The Republic of the Philippines.
It is an archipelago, consisting of about 7,641 islands, sprawling over approximately 300,000 square kilometres.
When a Filipino tells a foreigner that he or she is “from Manila”, it is likely that he or she resides in NCR.