Author: MyCebu

  • Harbour City Group marks 50 years of great dimsum

    Harbour City Group marks 50 years of great dimsum

    Cebuanos were introduced to dimsum through Ding How on Colon Street in the 1960s and its steamed rice dish started out purely as a Cebu thing before it became a nationwide favorite. As the group behind Cebu’s dimsum culture and such iconic restaurants as Ding How, Ding Qua Qua, Dimsum Break, and Harbour City celebrates […]

  • The Mactan Newtown holds MANGAmazing weekend with Cebu Mangoes Festival

    The Mactan Newtown holds MANGAmazing weekend with Cebu Mangoes Festival

    A festive street dance, mango picking activity, and a “mangopreneurs” bazaar will be among the highlights of the first full-scale Cebu Mangoes Festival at The Mactan Newtown in Lapu-Lapu City from May 25-26, 2019. Mangoes have been known as one of the trademarks of Cebu, which even used to have a Mango Avenue, and the […]

  • Long layover, late night or early morning flight? Sleep, freshen up at Mactan Cebu Aerotel

    Long layover, late night or early morning flight? Sleep, freshen up at Mactan Cebu Aerotel

    If you need a place to freshen up, take a quick shower, or even a quick nap, head to Aerotel Cebu in Terminal 2 of the Mactan Cebu International Airport. Aerotel Cebu offers travelers comfortable solo and double rooms to rest or refresh themselves by taking a shower. It is open 24 hours daily and […]

  • Regal Oliva elected new IBP Cebu City President

    Regal Oliva elected new IBP Cebu City President

    Lawyer Regal Oliva was elected today as the new Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) Cebu City Chapter President. Oliva, who previously served as vice president, expressed appreciation to the chapter for the election and said “the fact that I am unopposed speaks so much of the trust of the Chapter on the previous Board.” […]

  • Have a Sinulog feast with Sugbusog at Marco Polo Plaza Cebu

    Have a Sinulog feast with Sugbusog at Marco Polo Plaza Cebu

    Carry on with the festivities at Marco Polo Plaza as it celebrates Cebu’s grandest festival, Sinulog, with the hotel’s most iconic Culinary Journey – Sugbusog. Café Marco kicks off this year with its first Culinary Journey, Sugubusog Gihapon, keeping the tradition on featuring a feast of classic Cebuano favorites such as lechon, humba, barbecue, puso […]

  • Santo Niño art exhibit opens in Bamboo Bay

    Santo Niño art exhibit opens in Bamboo Bay

    Contempo Property Holdings Inc and Bamboo Bay Community gathered 24 Cebuano artists to mount an art exhibit called “Halad Kaniño” at the condo development on Hernan Cortez St., Mandaue City. The exhibit centers on the Santo Niño and is timed with the celebration of the Sinulog festival, which honors the Holy Child. The exhibit opened yesterday […]

  • OPM icons to rock Cebu in 90s Storm concert

    OPM icons to rock Cebu in 90s Storm concert

    Relive the music of the 90s and listen to such Pinoy icons as Jett Pangan of The Dawn, Paco Arespacochagga of The Introvoys, Glenn Jacinto of The Teeth, Meds Marfil of True Faith, Wency Cornejo of After Image, and Cooky Chua of Color It Red during the Sinulog weekend. The OPM rock icons will be […]

  • USC Museum head meets Hiroshima University counterparts

    USC Museum head meets Hiroshima University counterparts

    Dr. J. Eleazar R. Bersales, head curator of USC Museum (USCM), met with the director and assistant curators of Hiroshima University Museum (HUM) on Saturday, Nov. 17, to explore possible linkage between the two museums. Dr. Toshihisa Asano, HUM director and HU professor of human geography, welcomed Dr. Bersales to the museum after which a […]

  • SM Seaside City Cebu marks start of Seaside Christmas with grand tree lighting, opening ceremony

    SM Seaside City Cebu marks start of Seaside Christmas with grand tree lighting, opening ceremony

    A story of a dying village saved by a magical blue star with the help of an innocent child played out in the colorful costumes of underwater creatures marked the start of the Wonders of a Seaside Christmas at SM Seaside City Cebu. The grand tree lighting ceremony and opening of sea-themed Christmas park last […]

  • Polaroid Originals opens first provincial hub in Cebu

    Polaroid Originals opens first provincial hub in Cebu

    Polaroid Originals, the leading authority in analog instant photography, entered Cebu in July 2018, marking its very first provincial hub in the country. Last month, the Polaroid Interactive Photo Exhibit in Ayala Center Cebu allowed guests to experience how Polaroid Originals cameras, such as the One Step 2 i-Type camera and the Vintage 600, can […]

  • AboitizLand breaks ground for Foressa Mountain Town

    AboitizLand breaks ground for Foressa Mountain Town

    AboitizLand takes another step towards redefining outdoor living as it breaks ground for the first phase of the Balamban development Foressa Mountain Town. Aside from the usual amenities of a residential development like a clubhouse and pool, future homeowners of the mountain resort community in the Cansomoroy highlands will have access to a forest reserve, […]

  • Kimstaurant brings taste of Korea to Cebu

    Kimstaurant brings taste of Korea to Cebu

    If you love Korean food, head to Kimstaurant at The Greenery in Cebu City and indulge yourself in authentic and delicious dishes from the Land of the Morning Calm. From fall-off-the-bone tenderness and standout deliciousness of Beef Galbi Jjim or braised beef short ribs to the must-try Soy Sauce Chicken, a bonchon-style fried chicken made […]

  • World’s biggest book sale in Cebu from July 13 to July 23

    World’s biggest book sale in Cebu from July 13 to July 23

    The world’s biggest, baddest book sale arrives in Cebu to captivate Cebuano book lovers from July 13 July to July 23 at the IEC Convention Center, Cebu. Enjoy 24 hours of non-stop browsing of 1 million brand new English books, all at 60% to 80% off regular prices. “In an aim to advocate English literacy, […]

  • Cebuano kids, parents urged to download Kaalam learning app

    Cebuano kids, parents urged to download Kaalam learning app

    Third grader Christine Sosas of Argao Central Elementary School recently discovered a fun mobile application that enables her to learn important lessons in her native Cebuano. Sosas enjoyed exploring the Kaalam app, launched recently by PLDT wireless unit Smart Communications and its local partners in Cebu. The app, which can be downloaded for free from […]

  • Morissette to hold homecoming concert on July 14

    Morissette to hold homecoming concert on July 14

    Morissette Amon, a native of Cebu, is holding a homecoming concert titled “Morissette Is Made” at the Waterfront Hotel and Casino in Cebu on July 14 at 8 p.m. It is the first major solo concert of the Filipino pride in Cebu. “It is a dream concert for me. I cannot wait to sing for […]

  • MVP is Asia’s telco CEO of the Year

    MVP is Asia’s telco CEO of the Year

    PLDT and Smart Communications chief executive officer Manuel V. Pangilinan was named Telecom CEO of the Year at the Telecom Asia Awards ceremony held on June 26 in Singapore. The Telecom Asia Awards is the region’s longest-running industry awards program, which seeks to recognize the continent’s premier service providers and telco executives. It is organized […]

  • American favorites on the buffet menu in Marco Polo Plaza

    American favorites on the buffet menu in Marco Polo Plaza

    To mark American Independence Day, iconic Cebu hotel Marco Polo Plaza has prepared a sumptuous spread of classic American dishes on top of its regular international buffet spread for lunch and dinner in Cafe Marco. The latest of the hotel’s Culinary Journey, which highlights specific cuisines to time with a global celebration, will run from […]

  • Chicken, donuts, pizza, tempura, tacos all you can every Wednesday in June

    Chicken, donuts, pizza, tempura, tacos all you can every Wednesday in June

    Diners are in for a treat this June. Every Wednesday during the month, 8 brands that are part of the Max’s Group, Inc. will be offering All-You-Can sets for P349 per brand for 2 hours starting at 2 p.m. until closing time. This is the first cross-branded promotion by the country’s biggest casual dining group, […]

  • Beatles, Motown, love songs featured in Love Rocks Cebu leg

    Beatles, Motown, love songs featured in Love Rocks Cebu leg

    Nobody in the world appreciates “It Might Be You” more than Filipinos, said singer and songwriter Stephen Bishop. Bishop, an Oscar and Grammy nominee, will be performing tonight with Grammy nominee Bobby Wilson and Love Rocks host and performer J Michaels. J Michaels said tonight’s show at the IC3 Convention Center in Cebu will have […]

  • Chef Juanito takes charge as 1st Filipino executive chef of Marco Polo Plaza Cebu

    Chef Juanito takes charge as 1st Filipino executive chef of Marco Polo Plaza Cebu

    A chef who rose from the ranks now takes charge of the highly-regarded Marco Polo Plaza Cebu kitchen. The hotel, which takes pride in being known as a leader in culinary excellence in Cebu, recently named Chef Juanito Abangan as its first Filipino executive chef. The promotion marks a major milestone for someone who discovered […]