Category Archive: cebu blog

May 20

12 Great Reasons Business Travellers Should Explore Cebu’s Tourist Destinations






Blog Guest Post   There are some perks that only business travellers could have. For instance, you can go some place new for free–and get paid for it. However, there are days when meetings are scarce, and you have some time to explore the vicinity. In Cebu, it will pay to check out the many …

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May 01

Cebu Philippines for 1st timers – the inside guide to Cebu

Schools of fish in Moalboal






  First Time to Holiday in Cebu?               Cebu is an amazing holiday destination, a great alternative to Thailand or Malaysia for those looking for a tropical vacation. It offers a bit of everything to keep most holiday makers happy. The friendly Cebuano’s are welcoming hosts and the beautiful …

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Mar 10

Discover this gem – The tropical paradise of the Camotes Islands, Cebu Philippines

Overlooking Santiago Bay Camotes






Camotes Islands Cebu One of the least travelled to islands of Cebu, the Camotes Islands make a fantastic holiday option when you travel to the Philippines. Being off the main tourist spots in Cebu, the Camotes have remained a perfect idyllic tropical getaway. I have been coming here off and on for the last 5 years or …

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Mar 02

The Ultimate Guide to Hotels Near Ayala Cebu – The Best Area to Stay in Cebu

Ayala Terraces has plenty of restaurants in Cebu to eat at






 Why stay near Ayala Center Cebu? One of the most popular areas to hang out in Cebu City has to be Ayala Shopping Mall; it’s one of the best shopping malls in Cebu. Ayala has everything you could possibly want – many retail stores, clothing stores, foreign currency exchange, banks, department stores, salons, a chiropractor …

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Feb 03

Discover the Best of Malapascua Island, Cebu Philippines

Bounty Beach Malapascua Island






Malapascua I first visited Malapascua Island back in 2000; so much has changed since then. I think the boat ride from Maya pier was around 20 P and I stayed at Malapascua Bluewater Resort, right at the back of the resort in the “garden cottages”. I think then the rooms were 400 P overnight (now …

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Jan 21

The 10 Best Tourist Attractions in Cebu

Bantayan Island beach in Cebu






                        Top 10 Tourist attractions in Cebu   Cebu is one of the most popular holiday destinations in the Philippines. Rich in history, amazing beaches, luxury resorts, terrific diving and not forgetting the friendly Cebuano people. Tourism in Cebu has been outpacing the rest of Asia as more and more people are discovering the amazing …

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Dec 22

Bantayan Island Resorts and Guide

Bantayan Island 2011






 Bantayan Island, Cebu   Finding the best resort in Bantayan Bantayan Island as you may know, is one of my favourite islands in the Philippines. I like the way it’s not commercialized like Boracay, it still retains that idyllic island feel which I just love. You can also enjoy some of the most finest beaches in …

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Dec 07

Finding the best hotel in Cebu for you. Tips to save money on your next hotel booking.






Cebu Hotels Cebu is a rapidly growing tourist destination in Asia. It’s constantly been rated in the top 10 holiday  destinations in Asia by a number of publications and over recent years has had enormous growth in tourism. To cope with this, the number of resorts and hotels in Cebu have grown rapidly to meet …

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Dec 06

Find the best 10 beaches in Cebu and beyond. Part 2

Cebu's Best Beaches






Cebu’s best beaches and beyond. Part 2 Following on from my last blog of the best beaches in Cebu here is the second part of what has to be on your must see list if you are going to holiday in Cebu. Cebu has so many great beaches that I needed to add a part …

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Nov 07

Why holiday in the Philippines?

Tropical Beach in the Philippines






Holiday in the Philippines – a hard sell. Having worked in a travel agency for over 20 years I’ve seen most clients who wanted a tropical island or beach getaway meant Thailand, Bali, Fiji or Malaysia. Taking a holiday in the Philippines just wasn’t on their radar. As a popular tourist destination,  the Philippines just …

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