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Makati is one of sixteen cities that make up Metropolitan Manila, the capital of the Philippines. It is home to more than 580,000 permanent residents, but its population can more than double during the daytime as large numbers of people enter the city to work, shop and do business. As seen in this Overview, the architecture of the city is a fascinating blend of Spanish colonial-style buildings and modern skyscrapers.