Chan parades strong healthcare services, solid COVID-19 response in SOCA

Futch Anthony Inso 07/08/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan highlighted the accomplishments of his administration in the last two years during his State of the City Address (SOCA) on Thursday afternoon, July 8, 2021, at Gaisano…

‘Improvements’ sought in Kawasan after viral video

Morexette Marie B. Erram 07/07/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Officials from the local government of Badian and the Capitol are expected to introduce improvements in tourism activities in Kawasan Falls. This developed after they met the group of Cebu-based influencers on Wednesday,…

Experience Cebu in Lakbay Lokal at SM City Cebu

PR 05/25/2021

After the successful opening of Lakbay Lokal in SM Seaside City Cebu, the Cebu provincial government brings the one-stop travel and tourism expo to SM City Cebu. See the wide-variety and affordable homegrown products from the seven…

Cebu City Tourism relaunches Highland Bloom and Ecotourism project

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 05/11/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Tourism Commission is taking advantage of the current downtrend in the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases in the city as they relaunched the Highland Bloom and Ecotourism project on May…

Eastern Samar opens sites to local tourists

Cyrain Cabuenas 05/02/2021

BORONGAN CITY, Eastern Samar—As the province has been able to keep COVID-19 cases to a minimum, some municipalities and this capital city have started to reopen their doors to leisure travelers, albeit just from the province for…

Capitol allows more tourism activities to reopen

Morexette Marie B. Erram 04/21/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The Cebu Provincial Government has allowed the resumption of more tourism activities, the governor confirmed in a recent press conference. Governor Gwendolyn Garcia on Monday, April 19, 2021, told reporters that the province…

Cebu hotels, resorts to launch month-long sale to boost domestic tourism

Morexette Marie B. Erram 03/09/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines – In an effort to boost domestic tourism, hotel and resort owners in Cebu will be launching a month-long virtual sale to entice future visitors. Alfred Reyes, president of the Hotel Resort and Restaurant…

Roque: Cebu’s initiative to ‘move forward from pandemic’ has support of national gov’t

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 03/06/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said that Cebu Province’s initiative to already revive its economy and open its doors to tourists has the support of the national government. The cabinet secretary said that even…

The story behind Medellin’s famed Bamboo Forest

Morexette Marie B. Erram 02/28/2021

MEDELLIN, Cebu – Around six years ago, farmers and planters belonging to the Bogo-Medellin Milling Company, Inc. (Bomedco) planted bamboos to help the nearby sugarcane and banana plantations. The first badges of bamboo cultivated in Barangay Luy-a…

DOH-7 to Cebu province tourists: Consult experts if feeling unwell

Morexette Marie B. Erram 02/21/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines – As Cebu province prepares to ease restrictions for local tourists, the regional health office is asking those who plan to visit destinations here to always take precautions. Dr. Mary Jean Loreche, spokesperson of…

Cebu reopens to tourists from other provinces

Morexette Marie B. Erram 02/14/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Cebu province has decided to already allow the entry of non-Cebuano tourists but experts from Metro Manila have expressed their concern on the provincial government’s plan. Dr. Guido David, a member of OCTA…

Gwen welcomes Lapu-Lapu’s plan to reopen international flights

12/16/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Cebu Governor Gwendolyn Garcia welcomed the plans of the Lapu-Lapu City Government to reopen Mactan airport for international flights ferrying foreign tourists. “I will join Mayor Ahong (Chan) in that aspect as long…

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