The Ultimate Makati Guide for AVLCI Members

February 14, 2023

Written by AVLCI

Whether you are tired from work or just bored from your mundane day-to-day routine, you deserve to take a break and breathe.
We know it’s not always possible to go on an international vacation or even one outside of the metro. That’s why we’ve crafted the ultimate cityscape list in the bustling heart of Makati City for anyone who is in dire need of R&R!

Foodie Saturdays at Salcedo Community Market

Vegan-friendly treats, artisanal creations, and homemade snacks – these are just some of the goodies you can score when you drop by the Salcedo Community Market. The foodie in you will surely have a blast checking out one stall after another. Aside from great finds, you can also meet people who are bound together by their love for food here, so quit being shy and strike up a conversation. You’ll definitely learn a lot!


Photo by Polina Tankilevitch



Pub crawls in the famous alleys of Makati

Located in the downtown area of the city, Poblacion is undeniably one of the hottest spots in Makati. Filled with lots of hole-in-the-wall bars, speakeasies, and restaurants such as Filling Station, NoKal, and Polilya, this area is the perfect place to enjoy happy hour and get that much-needed nightcap.



Photo by Dale de Vera


Shopping is always a good idea

Does shopping make you happy? Prepare yourself for the ultimate retail therapy at Glorietta, Greenbelt, Landmark, and SM Makati. Did you know that all these malls are interconnected? This strip surely has everything you’ll need from clothes, shoes, bags, jewelries, and even home décor!


Photo by Wallpaper Flare


The icing on top of the cake: a staycation

End the day on a high note by spending the night at our hotel in Makati, Astoria Greenbelt
Cozy rooms, superb food selections, and quality service – these are just some of the things you can expect when you stay at Astoria Greenbelt. The best part? You can book a room at Astoria Greenbelt for less using your exclusive 15% discount! Nope, this is neither an Astoria scam nor a timeshare scam! Being a member of AVLCI, Philippines’ leading vacation club, truly is a treat!


And just like that, your much-needed urban adventure awaits! See you in Makati!


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