Muntinlupa City has certainly lived up to its recognition as the Emerald City of the Philippines through its rapid growth in recent years that has allowed it to shimmer as one of Metro Manila’s urban lifestyle capitals. Located in the south of Metro Manila, typically recognized to exude a laid-back environment, Muntinlupa is a thriving residential area housing several upscale neighborhoods. These neighborhoods provide easy access to a number of indoor and outdoor malls such as the famous Alabang Town Center and Festival Supermall. Reputable schools can also be found within these residential areas, such as De La Salle Zobel inside Ayala Alabang Village and San Beda College – Alabang inside Alabang Hills Village. Its two premier business districts – Northgate Business District in Filinvest City and Madrigal Business Park are home to many multinational and local corporations, high-end hotels, and the prestigious Asian Hospital and Medical Center. This accessibility to a variety of lifestyle options and a thriving business district is exactly what keeps its residents in the city and what draws visitors to satisfy their curiosity and experience life in Muntinlupa for themselves.