The Best Places to Mount Activations in Metro Manila

 

When mounting activations for your brand, location is key. This principle holds true even in the densely populated area of Metro Manila. Despite it being highly congested, you can’t just pick a spot on a whim and hope for good results. When implementing your efforts, foot traffic is the number one factor to consider, and there are specific locations where it’s consistently high.

To help you, we listed the best locations in Metro Manila to mount your activations:

 

Transport Terminals

Metro Manila is a bustling place with its citizens constantly travelling to and fro. Many use public transportation—the MRT alone serves 500,000 people daily! That’s why transport terminals are the perfect place to catch countless commuters. There’s always a steady flow of people and you’re guaranteed to have engagement in your activation.

LRT Stations

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Photo source:
http://rappler.com

MRT Stations

Photo source: Wikipedia.com

Photo source:
Wikipedia.com

Cubao Bus Station

Photo source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/wiizardhp2

Photo source:
https://www.flickr.com/photos/wiizardhp2

Manila Port Area Terminal

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Photo source:
http://obotlogy.wordpress.com

Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminals

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Photo source:
http://philstar.com

 
 

Public Markets

The public markets of Metro Manila are always busy with activity, even on weekdays. It’s where many Filipinos buy their daily goods and shop for cheap finds. They get really crowded, ensuring that you’ll attract hundreds, if not thousands, of participants in your activation.

Commonwealth Market

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https://thejuniorchef.wordpress.com/tag/commonwealth-market/

Nepa-Q Mart

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Photo source:
www.flickr.com/photos/richardjosephsiy

Farmer's Market

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http://www.certifiedfoodies.com

Quiapo Market

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http://15-degrees-east.com/quiapo-market/

Divisoria

Photo from Wikipedia

Photo from Wikipedia

 
 

Malls

Filipinos love malls, which can be seen by the countless shopping centers around the metro. Malls are a way of life and they become jam-packed during holidays and weekends. Some even included strategically placed for higher foot traffic, doubling as transport hubs for trains.

SM City North EDSA

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Photo source:
http://www.sminvestments.com/

TriNoMa

Photo source: www.ayalamalls.com.ph

Photo source:
www.ayalamalls.com.ph

Gateway Mall

Photo source: www.luxurymanila.com

Photo source:
www.luxurymanila.com

SM MegaMall

Photo source: https://www.smsupermalls.com/

Photo source:
https://www.smsupermalls.com/

Glorietta Malls

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Photo source:
http://lifestyle.inquirer.net/

Market! Market!

Photo source: http://www.ayalamalls.com.ph/

Photo source:
http://www.ayalamalls.com.ph/

Bonifacio High Street

Photo source: http://buddyph.com/listing/bonifacio-high-street/

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http://buddyph.com/listing/bonifacio-high-street/

SM Mall of Asia

Photo source: https://www.smsupermalls.com/

Photo source:
https://www.smsupermalls.com/

 

Parks/Recreational Areas

Popular parks and recreational areas are also a great option for mounting activations because of the friendly atmosphere and high concentration of people, especially on weekends.

UP Diliman Campus

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Photo source:
http://www.localpulse.net

Quezon City Memorial Circle

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Photo source:
http://meetrip.to/manila/places/439

Ayala Triangle

Photo source: https://www.tripadvisor.com.ph/

Photo source:
https://www.tripadvisor.com.ph/

Intramuros

Photo source: http://www.traveladventures.org/continents/asia/intramuros.html

Photo source:
http://www.traveladventures.org/continents/asia/intramuros.html

Rizal Park

Photo source: http://faq.ph/visit-rizal-park-in-manila/

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http://faq.ph/visit-rizal-park-in-manila/

 
 

Finding a location with heavy foot traffic is great, but when considering a place to implement your brand activation, don’t forget its relevance. A perfectly placed site paired with a creative and effective execution will surely result in success.

 

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