Aug 27, 2011

Where is VTECH Tower, Araneta Avenue Quezon City?

July 2011 Nursing Board exam passers from Manila and Pampanga are asking for the VTECH Tower, Araneta Avenue's exact location in Quezon City and how can they arrive at the venue for their registration.

Quoted from the detailed steps posted by PhilippineNursingDirectory.com,
DIRECTIONS GOING TO V-Tech Tower, G. Araneta Avenue corner Ma. Clara St. Quezon City

Coming from Cubao/Ortigas/Makati/Taft
Take the MRT and get off at Quezon Avenue Station
Take a jeepney to Sto. Domingo Church
Take a tricycle from Sto. Domingo. The tricycle fare is about 25 pesos and can accommodate up to 3 people.
Or
Take the MRT and get off at Quezon Avenue Station
Take a jeepney to G. Araneta Avenue and get off at Starbucks
Cross Araneta Avenue and turn right; V-Tech Tower is a 15-minute walk from the intersection of G. Araneta Avenue and Quezon Avenue. Your landmark is a Shell gas station.

Coming from Manila
Take a jeepney headed for Fairview
Get off at G. Araneta Avenue
Cross Quezon Avenue
Continue walking down G. Araneta Avenue until you get to a Shell gas station (about a 15-minute walk).

Coming from Monumento
Take the bus and get off at Quezon Avenue Station
Take a jeepney to Sto. Domingo Church
Take a tricycle from Sto. Domingo. The tricycle fare is about 25 pesos and can accommodate up to 3 people.
Or
Take the bus and get off at Quezon Avenue Station
Take a jeepney to G. Araneta Avenue and get off at Starbucks
Cross G. Araneta Avenue and turn right; V-Tech Tower is a 15-minute walk from the intersection of G. Araneta Avenue and Quezon Avenue. Your landmark is a Shell gas station.

Coming from Fairview
Take a Quiapo jeepney to Sto. Domingo Church
Take a tricycle from Sto. Domingo. The tricycle fare is about 25 pesos and can accommodate up to 3 people.
Or
Take a Quiapo jeepney to G. Araneta Avenue and get off at Starbucks
Cross G. Araneta Avenue and turn right; V-Tech Tower is a 15 minute walk from the intersection of G. Araneta Avenue and Quezon Avenue. Your landmark is a Shell gas station.

Via MRT
Get off at the Quezon Avenue Station. Look around for the 7-Eleven near the station. There should be an overpass near that 7-Eleven. Go up that and turn left at the second flight of stairs. There should be some jeepney stations there. Ride any jeep there and ask to be dropped off at the corner of G. Araneta Avenue. You’ll know you’re near if you see the Sanctuarium (it’s that big church that has a dome-shaped ceiling). Now get off the jeep. Go along G. Araneta Avenue in the direction opposite the Sanctuarium until you see a Shell gas station. Pass through the pedestrian lane to get to it.

Via LRT (Line 1)
Get off at the 5th Avenue Station. There should be a convenience store nearby with jeeps waiting a little far off. Ride one and ask to be dropped off at the Shell gas station near Quezon Avenue.

Alternatively, get off at the Sta. Mesa station. Ride any jeep to Quiapo and ask to be dropped off at the Jollibee near G. Araneta Avenue. Cross the overpass and walk along G. Araneta Avenue in the direction opposite the Sanctuarium until you see a Shell gas station.
Photo courtesy of PhilippineNursingDirectory and Google Map
 The directions above are credited to PhilippineNursingDirectory.com