Manila is the 2nd largest city and capital of the Phillippines. The city is 1 of 16 cities that form part of the Manila Metropolitan area. The city of Manila has an estimated population of 1.6 million people and more than 20 million people live in the Manila metropolitan area. Manila is the most densely populated city in the world with 43,079 inhabitants per square kilometer. Manila was the site of the most fierce battle in the Pacific theater during the 2nd World War. 100,000 civilians were killed in the battle. The city was rebuilt after the war. It was the 2nd most devastated city in the war (behind Warsaw in Poland). This photo of the Manila Skyline has been selected as the Daily Cool Photo on Running Wolf’s Rant for the 3rd of November 2010.
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