Cebu, Hailed as the Queen City of the South because of one of their popular festival “Maskara Festival”.
Home of “The Best Lechon Ever in the Philippines” and as per The famous chef Mr Anthony Bourdain Cebu Lechon is ” The best pig ever”. Home of Cebu’s famous ” Dried Mangoes and Dried Fish called Danggit”. The Capital of Cebu island is Cebu City and it’s the first Spanish settlement in the country and the oldest city in the country. Cebu serves as the main hub around which the Visayas region of the Philippines revolve and the home town of one of the Philippines famous airline company “Cebu Pacific Air”.
The main attractions are it’s white sand beaches and spectacular diving and marine life encounter from the northern tip of Cebu is Bantayan and Malapascua Islands which is famous for it’s wide strecth of fine white sand beach this little island is awarded as the “little paradise of Cebu” .
On the southwest coast is Moalboal and Badian this is the “Paradise for Scuba Divers” Cottages, Restaurants, Dive Center,Dive School, Night life, Dining for local and international cuisine is available in the island. You can also find “Kawasan Falls” in Badian Cebu near Moalboal you can enjoy
the gentle hush of running ice cool water in Kawasan Falls natural spring water.
Also don’t forget the center of Cebu City wherein you can experience the historical features of the city and enriching your knowledge because of the city’s colorful and rich history. Also cebu city is famous of Crown Regency exciting rides the Edge coaster and Sky Walk. Uniquely the world’s very first and only amusement ride of its kind, the Edge Coaster goes around the edge of the building while riders are locked onto a rail seat. High above at the 38th floor of the tower, riders can indulge in a breathtaking panorama of the entire Cebu landscape 130.84 meters above ground. The country’s first ever Sky Walk Extreme will give you that natural high by walking around translucent glass flooring on the edge of the Crown Regency Hotel & Towers with an overhead safety harness at the main outer rim of the building,126.55 meters high above the street. Don’t forget to dance with our groovy “Cebu Dancing Inmates” wherein they became famous because of their remake for Michael Jackson “Thriller” as a tribute to the King of Pop. Also you can go to Boracay Island from Cebu it has a direct flight going to Kalibo International Airport and Caticlan Airport.
Cebu is truelly the perfect summer getaway of Visayas!
Cebu Quick Facts
- 365 miles south of Manila (part of Visayas region)
- one of the most developed provinces in the Philippines
- often referred to as the “Queen City of the South”
- main languages are Cebuano and English
- has its own international airport
Let ETA Travel and Tours plan your Cebu vacation! Here are some of the things to do, sights to see, and places to stay in Cebu:
Things to do
- Island hopping
- “sky walk” at Crowne Regency Hotel
- Food tripping
- unwind at Cebu IT Park
- mall shopping
Sights to see
- Santo Nino Basilica
- Kawasan Falls
- Top’s Cebu City
- Taoist Temple
- Simila Shrine
- Magellan’s Cross
- Fort San Pedro
- Lapu Lapu Shrine
Places to stay
- Shangri-la Mactan
- Costabella Tropical Beach Hotel Mactan
- Movenpick Hotel & Resorts
- Be Resort Mactan
- Quest Hotel Conference Center
- Sumilon Bluewater Resort