Port Area

The Port Area is a place located in , . Post-war developments at the Manila South Harbor eventually paved the way for the migration of people from the different provinces, making it one of the largest urban poor community in the Philippines.

Notable Places in the Area

Commercial district
The is a Philippine government agency under the Department of Finance.

Commercial building
Photo: Judgefloro, CC0.

Photo: Ryomaandres, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

is the historic centre and oldest district of Manila, the capital city of the Philippines. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

, formerly known as Dilao, is a of , located south of the Pasig River, and , west of , southwest of Pandacan, north of , northwest of , and east of Ermita. is situated 2½ km east of Port Area.

The University Belt, or the "U-Belt" in short, contains a large cluster of universities and colleges in . is situated 3 km east of Port Area. Photo: Patrickroque01, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Port Area

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Notable Places

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