Living in Alabang

In the Philippines, people will usually just focus on the things that they can do in the city. They’ll be excited about everything that can happen when they’re in Makati or in QC. Many Filipinos think that all the fun is up North and there’s almost nothing to look forward to in the South.

That statement can never be more wrong.

With the many hotels in Alabang, the Alabang Town Center, Molito Commercial Complex and so much more, there are so many places to go to! If living up north is filled with the new and exotic, living in Alabang is purely exciting—you’ll never get bored with all the choices you have!

Check out all of the things that you can do when you live in an entertainment zone such as Alabang!

Food, Dining and Booze

The people up north may have some of the newest and very appealing restaurants to go to, but take note that Alabang also has its fair share of restaurants that are heavenly. Be it dining with the family, going on a buffet with friends, or romantic dates with your partner, you’ll never run out of options here!

With places such as the Molito Commercial Complex, Westgate Center, and the Commerce Center as the hubs for some of the most exquisite dining experiences in the south, you’ll find yourself wanting more time to get a taste of all that’s there. Of course, you shouldn’t forget the Alabang Town Center and the Festival Mall, two of the most renowned places to both shop and dine for the whole family.

And if you want something more akin to Tomas Morato, head over to Aguirre Ave! It’s a short commute away from Alabang but it will definitely be worth your time!

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Recreation and Relaxation

If you’ve had enough of eating, don’t worry! Because there’s a lot of activities for you to do all around Alabang! Places like Vivere hotel are a great option for staycations and some spa treatments. In fact, if its time away from stress that you’re looking for, then spend some time in Alabang!

Aside from having some free time to yourself, you can also choose to go a bit more physical. If exercise is what you want, then don’t fret because there’s countless quality gyms around Alabang! There’s also a few places that are open enough for you to go biking or jogging! Explore Madrigal Business Park and Filinvest City, you’ll surely find areas for some exercise! There are also various sports centers around the Alabang-Zapote road, as well as Westgate and inside shopping malls and a few hotels! You’ll find activities such as circuit training, Pilates, Zumba, muay thai, boxing, golf, and basketball!

Go All Out Shopping

Of course, what’s life without a little shopping? In Alabang, you’ll find so many places to shop, and that includes both high-end stores in malls, and your typical village bargain sales! Mentioned earlier in this list, the Alabang Town Center, Festival Mall, Commerce Center, and shops inside Food yard Alabang make for great shopping places!

Grocery shopping isn’t left out. With giant supermarkets such as the Makati Supermarket Alabang, Metro Supermarket, Shopwise, and Puregold. You’ll never have to go far for your everyday needs! To add to the list, S&R and the newly opened Landers Super Store are two more great places to do some shopping with the whole family!

Last but not the least, you’ll be pleased to know that there’s a megastore that sells primarily sporting goods! You’ll find Decathlon, a giant sports store in Festival mall. They offer exquisite brands such as Quechua, Oxelo, Domyos, Artengo, Tribord, and so much more! If you’re looking for some athletic equipment, this is the place to go!

Key Takeaway

Living in Alabang is amazing. There’s a ton of stuff to do and things to see! You will never get bored with just how much you can do on a daily basis. If you want to experience the finesse that the South has to offer, book one of the hotels in Alabang now and see for yourself!

About Adrian Crisostomo

Freelance writer and digital marketing specialist. Co-owner of Empanadabites.com.