Kawasan named among world’s Most Beautiful Waterfalls

Morexette Marie B. Erram 11/24/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A London-based travel blogger has named Kawasan Falls in Badian town, southwestern Cebu as one of the most beautiful waterfalls in the world. Amanda OBrien listed Kawasan among the 31 Most Beautiful Waterfalls…

Canyoneering in Badian suspended due to inclement weather

Morexette Marie B. Erram 11/03/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Due to bad weather, authorities in Badian, a town in southwestern Cebu have suspended canyoneering activities there. The Badian Tourism Office, through its social media arm Breathtaking Badian, announced that starting Thursday, November…

Lambug residents ask Gwen to stop construction of illegal structures

Futch Anthony Inso 09/27/2022

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Residents of Barangay Lambug, Badian town, have signed a petition urging Cebu Governor Gwendolyn Garcia to demolish the beach houses that were illegally constructed in their coastal area. Barangay Lambug is famous for…

Tourist guides in Lambug also oppose construction of beach houses

Futch Anthony Inso 09/14/2022

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Tourist guides in Barangay Lambug, Badian town, are also against the ongoing construction of beach houses in the said area. This is after members of the Tourist Guide Association of the said town…

Badian officials to consult Capitol on next move against illegally built beach houses

Futch Anthony Inso 09/06/2022

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — The Municipality of Badian will consult first the Cebu Provincial Capitol on their next move against the beach houses that were illegally built in Barangay Lambug. Engineer Vicente Jojie Nellas, head of the…

Flood hits 2 villages in Badian

Morexette Marie B. Erram 09/01/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – At least two coastal villages in Badian town in southwestern Cebu experienced brief flooding last Wednesday evening, August 31 due to heavy rainfall. The Cebu Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (PDRRMO)…

Construction of beach houses in Badian’s famous Lambug Beach ordered stopped

Futch Anthony Inso 08/25/2022

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — The Municipality of Badian has issued a cease and desist order against the construction of beach houses in the coastal area of Barangay Lambug. This is after the local government found out that…

Cop nabbed with P136k worth of shabu in Badian buy-bust tests negative for drugs

Futch Anthony Inso 08/25/2022

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — The police officer, who was apprehended in a buy-bust operation in Barangay Poblacion, Badian town, tested negative for illegal drug use. This was confirmed by Badian Police Station on Thursday, August 24, 2022.…

Canyoneering in Badian suspended due to ‘sudden rise’ in river’s water level

Morexette Marie B. Erram 08/08/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Tourists who are planning to do canyoneering in Badian town, southwestern Cebu may have to postpone their trip. The local government of Badian, through its Municipal Tourism Office, announced that they have suspended…

Fuel discount cards released to 971 farmers, fishers in Cebu – DA-7

Futch Anthony Inso 07/29/2022

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — The Department of Agriculture in Central Visayas (DA-7) has distributed on Friday, July 29, 2022, fuel discount cards to 971 farmer and fisherfolk beneficiaries from different local government units (LGUs) in Cebu. The…

DOT-7 launches ‘Care for Cebu’s canyons’ program

Doris C. Bongcac 05/10/2022

MANDUE CITY, Cebu — The Department of Tourism in Central Visayas (DOT-7) has partnered with stakeholders in Cebu’s canyoneering industry  to campaign against single plastic use in canyoneering sites in the municipalities of Badian and Alegria. The…

Lou Dominique Piczon highlights Badian’s hand-woven art in MUPH national costume

Micah Sophia C. Marcellones 04/27/2022

CEBU, Philippines — Miss Universe Philippines (MUPH) 2022 candidate Lou Dominique Piczon showcased Badian’s hand-woven art in her Banig Festival Queen-inspired national costume designed by Danny Booc. “A modern Filipiniana made of 95-percent banig. A hand-woven art…

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