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Intramuros: Baluarte de Santiago

Intramuros: Baluarte de Santiago

The oldest stone fort in Intramuros, Manila. Built in 1586, and was called Nuestra Senora de Guia. Designed by the Jesuit priests.

It was destroyed during the British invasion in 1764 but was renovated by the Americans. However it was ruined during the World War II. Now the place is a major tourist attraction in Manila.

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