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Manila, Philippines Residents rest on a wooden bridge over a rubbish-filled waterway in Manila. Photograph: Noel Celis/AFP/Getty Images
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Parrot, Manila Photograph by Charlene Ngo, Your ShotI took this picture of a parrot in the Manila Zoological and Botanical Garden. I hope that I can raise awareness that these wonderful animals need a better habitat than the present one.
The Manhattan Cafe in Manila, photographed around Note the capiz shell saloon doors -- an interesting fusion of Filipino and American styles. Special thanks to Craig Stuart of San Francisco for sharing this image.