Being in Washington DC was a dream come true–and a bittersweet experience. This is because one couldn’t help but think about what could’ve been in Manila: A similarly implemented capital, and a beautiful one at that. Here’s something I wrote for the Philippine Daily Inquirer: Click here to read the article.
These show the L’Enfant Plan of Washington, and how the current planning department works on the city:
Here’s a photo compilation of a few days in DC, at eye-level:
And this was the plan of Manila:
Just imagine what could have been.
I’ll update this post with a video when I get back to Washington for the Fellows’ Congress. 🙂