Tag: Digital Tourism

  • QR-coded churches provide pilgrims digital Visita Iglesia path

    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 […]

  • Digital tools to help revive PH tourism in new normal

    Digital tools to help revive PH tourism in new normal

    After several months of lockdown in various parts of the Philippines, efforts are underway to revive economic activity. This includes the tourism industry which is a top job generator for the country. For this purpose, a two-hour web forum titled “#TravelSmart: Safe and Sustainable Tourism in the New Normal” will be held on July 16, […]

  • Keeping the faith in digital spaces during Covid-19 crisis

    Keeping the faith in digital spaces during Covid-19 crisis

    The Covid-19 pandemic may have changed how the Filipino faithful are observing their Holy Week traditions this year, but it has not dampened their faith. With the Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ) implemented nationwide, regular church activities such as public celebration of masses have been temporarily suspended. Thus, churches have turned to digital means to sustain […]

  • Cebu Guide tourism app new version released in time for APEC meetings

    Cebu Guide tourism app new version released in time for APEC meetings

    Delegates attending the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) meetings in Cebu now have access to a handy guide on where the top attractions and latest activities in the province are with the release of the updated travel app Cebu Guide.

  • Cebu celebrates 445th founding anniversary on August 6

    Cebu celebrates 445th founding anniversary on August 6

    Many Cebuanos are well aware of the upcoming 445th Founding Anniversary of Cebu on August 6, 2014 as it has been declared a special holiday in the province. Beyond the fact that there is no work or classes on that day, what do we really know about this singular date in Cebu’s history and what […]