Cafe Marco celebrates Indian cuisine in culinary event Khana

Chicken kebabs.

Cafe Marco highlights the cuisine of Incredible India as Marco Polo Plaza Cebu pays homage to the Indian Festival of Lights Diwali through the culinary celebration “Khana.” Last year’s Khana favorites and new creations are available on top of the regular Cafe Marco lunch and dinner buffet until October 30, 2016 in a food exploration…

Marco Polo Ortigas retraces hotel icon’s journey in opera gala dinner

NIGHT OF MUSIC. Gerphil Flores, Francisco Aseniero and the Philippine Opera Company regaled guests of Silken Voices, Silken Roads: An Opera Gala Dinner in Marco Polo Ortigas Manila.

East met West in a delightful evening of food, music, and fashion as Marco Polo Ortigas held its first ever opera gala dinner “Silken Voices, Silken Roads” that commemorated the journey of hotel icon, Venetian merchant and adventurer Marco Polo. Marco Polo’s journey took him from Venice to such countries as Burma, India, Tibet, the…

Sabores de España celebrates Spanish influence on local cuisine


Marco Polo Plaza Cebu‘s popular culinary event “Sabores de España, Viva Madrid!” returns with a smorgasbord of Spanish flavors that Cebuanos have come to love. Spanish tapas or appetizers like the croquetas de bacalao, croquetas de jamon, almendras picantes or spicy almonds, soups like sopa de mariscos and sopa gallega, main dishes like robo de…

Marco Polo presents Sinulog feast in Sugbusog 2016: Seafood Edition

Grilled saang.

From lechon to tinola, talong salad to fish kinilaw, ginabot to crispy fish bihod, escabeche to kalderetang kanding, the Sugbusog 2016: Seafood Edition at Marco Polo Plaza Cebu’s Café Marco is all the Cebuano dishes you love and more, prepared the five-star way.

Marco Polo Plaza Cebu lights up Tree of Hope to mark start of ‘Festive Season’

TREE OF HOPE. This Christmas tree now dominates the Marco Polo Plaza Cebu lobby. The Tree of Hope is a partnership between the hotel and GMA Kapuso Foundation and hopes to raise funds to help the organization’s beneficiaries.

Marco Polo Plaza Cebu lit up last night, November 28, the Christmas tree that now dominates its expansive lobby to mark the start of the hotel’s annual “Festive Season” to celebrate the holidays.

Marco Polo Cebu celebrates Swiss National Day

CEREMONIAL TOAST. Swiss Ambassador Ivo Sieber and Marco Polo Plaza Cebu general manager Julie Najar lead the ceremonial toast to mark the opening of the Swiss National Day celebration in the hotel.

It was a night of music and dancing, drinks, and a feast of Swiss cuisine, as Marco Polo Plaza Cebu celebrated the Swiss National Day in Cebu City in keeping with an almost decade-old tradition.

Marco Polo Plaza Cebu to spend P300 million on hotel upgrades

DESIGN ELEMENTS. Marco Polo Plaza Cebu general manager Julie Najar shows design elements for the hotel’s expansion and upgrade. With her are (from left) director of sales and marketing Lara Constantino-Scarrow and communications manager Manna Alcaraz.

An even bigger ballroom with sophisticated sound system, more seating and music choices for Blu Bar and Grill, and upgrades to the five-star hotel’s 101 premium rooms and suites are just among the many changes at Marco Polo Plaza Cebu this year and in 2016. Cathay International Resources Corp., the owning company of Marco Polo…