Category: Travel

  • UNICEF Change for Good with Cebu Pacific back inflight

    Cebu Pacific resumes its Change for Good fundraising program for UNICEF in flight operations as travel restrictions ease up and more people take back to the skies. Passengers can now donate to help vulnerable children online at https://bit.ly/UNICEFChangeForGoodand while inflight through the Change for Good donation bags.

  • QR-coded churches provide pilgrims digital Visita Iglesia path

    After two years of limited movement due to COVID-19, pilgrims are now ready for in-person Visita Iglesia, a century-old Catholic Holy Week tradition. These seven heritage churches in Cebu are now more accessible with technology via Quick-Response (QR) code markers which contain historical and tourism information as part of Smart Communications Inc. (Smart)’s Digital Tourism […]

  • Cebu Pacific, Singapore Tourism Board strengthen partnership to encourage Juans to visit Singapore

    The Philippines’ leading airline, Cebu Pacific (CEB), is proud to renew its partnership with the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) to inspire Filipinos to travel again and enjoy fresh experiences in the Lion City.

  • Cebu Pacific set to restore 100% of pre-pandemic domestic capacity in April

    Airline leads Philippine travel recovery as it flies its 200 millionth passenger Cebu Pacific, the Philippines’ leading airline, expects to restore over 100% of its pre-pandemic domestic capacity in April 2022 after it ramped up its network with the easing of pandemic travel restrictions, marking a strong start for its 26th year.

  • Courtyard by Marriott Iloilo readies grand welcome in fantastic offerings to guests

    As Iloilo City opens up to visitors, the Courtyard by Marriott Iloilo rolls out an impressive welcome for tourists with terrific deals on rooms, food, and banquets. Joy Alonte, Cluster Director for Sales, said they are excited to welcome guests and open their doors to local and international travelers. In celebration of summer, Courtyard Iloilo […]

  • International Travel Festival returns with travel deals, discounts

    Offering amazing deals and huge discounts on hotel and resort rooms, travel packages, and airfare, the International Travel Festival 2022 is ongoing up to Sunday, February 20, at the Activity Center of Ayala Center Cebu.

  • Grand Sto. Niño icon rises in Cebu City’s Senior Citizens’ Park

    BLESSING. Fr. Brian Brigoli leads the blessing of the Sto. Nino de Cebu chapel at the Senior Citizens’ Park in Cebu City.

    Megawide and Cebu2World (C2W), its subsidiary undertaking the Carbon District Modernization, have completed the 30-foot Sto. Niño installation at Cebu City’s Senior Citizens’ Park. The statue crowns the new chapel, which will be completed this month. The modernization is a joint venture with the Cebu City Government.

  • San Francisco, Camotes promotes nature spots, now ready for visitors

    A little over two hours by boat from mainland Cebu, the island municipality of San Francisco advocates for safe travel under a pandemic with a variety of nature destinations for visitors. The town is located on Pacijan Island that forms part of Camotes and hosts the sweeping Santiago Bay with its wide swathe of fine […]

  • Landmark destination NUSTAR Resort and Casino to open in Cebu in 2022

    NUSTAR Resort and Casino.

    NUSTAR Resort and Casino is a premier integrated resort development that is set to elevate and redefine five-star luxury in gaming, entertainment, leisure, dining and retail in Cebu and the entire Southern Philippines. Highly anticipated for its grand opening in 2022, NUSTAR will be the biggest lifestyle and entertainment destination outside Metro Manila.

  • Cebu Landmasters unveils new Abaca Resort Mactan; facility to open in 2024

    Leading developer in VisMin Cebu Landmasters Inc. (CLI) strengthens its hotel portfolio in the region as it reveals its very first resort development – the P2.5 billion Abaca Resort Mactan. The expanded luxury boutique hotel is set to be completed in 2024. The 125-room all-suite accommodation featuring exclusively panoramic ocean views is envisioned to fill […]

  • More than just a beach paradise, Bantayan is buwad heaven

    More than just a beach destination, Bantayan Island is also known for its delicacy – buwad or dried fish. From the popular danggit or dried rabbitfish to dried squid and even such exotic products as fish tocino, Bantayan has a wide range of these popular pasalubong items. The best place to find dried fish is […]

  • GCash and AirAsia partnership lets you fly, shop and pay safely

    As the effects of the pandemic ease and the government relaxes community quarantine restrictions to allow Filipinos to travel more, GCash, the country’s no. 1 mobile wallet app, and AirAsia, the world’s best low-cost airline and Asean’s growing superapp, has announced their exciting and timely partnership to deliver safety and convenience to travelers when paying […]

  • Airbnb launches new tool to estimate potential income for prospective Filipino hosts

    ● Airbnb aims to encourage more Filipinos to consider hosting for additional income● Hosts in Baguio City can earn up to an estimated P11,491 monthly Travel is coming back and Filipinos can earn extra income through hosting, according to Airbnb’s What’s My Place Worth tool, a new resource rolled out by Airbnb for prospective Hosts […]

  • Mountain stop: Woods Smokehouse Restaurant in Busay

    With its wide open space and tables spaced far apart, Woods Smokehouse Restaurant in Busay, Cebu City meets the proper ventilation requirement necessary for dining out during these pandemic times. The panoramic view of the Cebu coastline from the mountainside stop is also breathtaking.

  • Faith overcomes pandemic: Iloilo’s Dinagyang Festival revels in digital media era

    Faith and devotion in the Santo Niño took center stage as Ilonggos celebrated Dinagyang Festival online from the comfort and safety of their homes amid the pandemic.

  • Smart’s high-speed internet in historic island town

    Limasawa, an island whose historical significance dates back five centuries, has entered the age of high-speed internet with the recent launch of Smart Communications, Inc.’s LTE network there. This comes months ahead of the start of the yearlong celebration of the 500th anniversary of the Christianization of the Philippines.

  • New NAIA celebrates wonders of the Philippines

    Inspired by the 8th Wonder of the World, the Banaue Rice Terraces, Megawide reimagines NAIA as a verdant space that will help promote Philippine tourism and jumpstart economic recovery Megawide today revealed more details on their architectural plans for the rehabilitation of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 1 (T1). The company has proposed […]

  • MCIA implements use of Traze contact tracing app

    GMR MEGAWIDE Cebu Airport Corporation (GMCAC) joins the Department of Transportation (DOTr) and the Mactan-Cebu International Airport Authority (MCIAA) in the implementation and usage of the contact tracing app, Traze, at Mactan-Cebu International Airport (MCIA). The pilot testing for Traze began on October 28, 2020, at the MCIA, Ninoy Aquino International Airport, Clark International Airport, […]

  • Anjo World reopens, adapts to ‘new normal’ in amusement tourism

    Anjo World is now ready to welcome guests with new normal measures in place for amusement tourism as it reopens today, September 11, 2020. Cebu’s premier amusement park, operated by Belmont One, has officially resumed operations after being closed for months due to stringent community quarantine imposed at the height of the COVID-19 crisis. It […]

  • Wharf Hotels announces new biosecurity protocols

    #SafeTravels endorsed by the World Travel & Tourism Council Wharf Hotels has launched a series of new Biosecurity Protocols committed to the well-being of its guests, colleagues and partners at their Niccolo Hotels and Marco Polo Hotels in Hong Kong SAR, mainland China and the Philippines. Amplifying its core values including exceptional service and integrity, […]