Cebu named as ‘best island in Asia’

Morexette Marie B. Erram 10/08/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The island of Cebu has been named once again as a popular tourist destination in Asia by a prestigious international magazine. Condé Nast Traveler (CNT), the luxury and lifestyle magazine of Condé Nast…

Do you know what’s the OG ‘bukid’ spot in Cebu?

Immae Lachica 10/06/2020

  CEBU CITY, Philippines— There are a lot of new hang out spots in the mountains of Cebu, but only one can be called the “OG.” Yup, if you’ve been in Cebu for so long, you’d definitely…

Lapu police prepares for influx of local tourist

Alven Marie A. Timtim 08/14/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Lapu-Lapu City Police Office (LLCPO) is preparing for an influx of tourists as the city gears up for the reopening of its tourism industry for domestic clients. Police Colonel Clarito Baja, chief…

Oslob to start accepting tourists by Aug. 1

Morexette Marie B. Erram 07/31/2020

Oslob, Cebu –The local government of Oslob in southern Cebu will start accepting tourists by Saturday, August 1, 2020. Oslob Mayor Jun Tumulak made this announcement during the Capitol’s ceremonial reopening of the province’s tourism industry, which…

Cebu’s tourism portal up and running

Rosalie O. Abatayo 07/29/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The online booking system for Cebu’s tourism offerings is now up. The tourism portal, discover.cebu.gov.ph, will host the booking of all the tourism activities offered by the towns and cities in the province.…

Central Visayas governors eye travel corridor for reg’l tourism revival

Rosalie O. Abatayo 07/26/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The creation of travel corridors among the provinces of Cebu, Bohol, Negros Oriental, and Siquijor in Central Visayas are among the avenues being explored by local officials to revive the region’s economy. The…

Gwen: Cebu tourism exclusive for Cebuanos first

Rosalie O. Abatayo 07/21/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — As the Cebu provincial government gears towards the reopening of the tourism industry, Governor Gwendolyn Garcia clarified that the province’s tourism offerings will cater to Cebuanos for now. Garcia, who is set to…

As Cebu tourism reopens, police asks public to follow health protocols

Alven Marie A. Timtim 07/20/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines –As Cebu gets ready to reopen its tourism industry, the police in the province is also gearing up to watch over tourist sites and make sure health protocols will be followed at all times.…

Capitol to develop online portal as it opens tourism industry

07/14/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Capitol is now developing a web-based booking platform that will provide for cashless transactions as Cebu province gears towards reopening its tourism industry under the new normal. The move is part of…

Capitol gears up for reopening of tourism activities as Cebu province shifts to MGCQ

Rosalie O. Abatayo 07/01/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Canyoneering, whale shark and thresher shark watching, and other tourism activities in the countryside of Cebu province may soon resume as the province shifted into a modified general community quarantine (MGCQ) starting Wednesday,…

Hospitality industry businesses mull shutdowns, retrenchments

Rosalie O. Abatayo 06/08/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Despite plans to further ease restrictions to allow more businesses to open, about 75 percent of hospitality industry workers in Cebu are still facing the grim prospect of permanently losing their jobs in…

Gwen says ‘enough’ with the suffering from COVID-19

Rosalie O. Abatayo 05/14/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Almost four months since the first coronavirus disease (COVID-19) case was reported in the country and almost two months of “lockdown” here, Governor Gwendolyn Garcia says there is now enough data to reasonably,…

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