Oslob Whale Shark Watching Guide – Cebu

Whale shark watching is a big tourist draw in Oslob, Cebu because of the one-of-a-kind experience that it offers its visitors. A close encounter with these majestic gentle giants of the sea can give you that unforgettable experience that will put your heart closer to nature. Seeing the calm and graceful movements of these imposing … Read more

Sky Experience Adventure – Cebu City

Sky Experience Adventure in Cebu City is not just about walking on the edge of Crown Plaza’s roof-top with a safety rope—but is about a suite of other thrilling activities and entertainment packages as well. It lets you enjoy overcoming your fear of heights in ways like riding their Tower Zip zipline, taking a stroll on their Skywalk Extreme, … Read more

Cebu Taoist Temple: A Peek at Ancient China

The Cebu Taoist Temple is one of the most popular attractions in Cebu City because it can take its visitors to the ancient realm of China. This temple complex is filled with classical Chinese architecture, sculptures and calligraphy.   Exploring Cebu Taoist Temple Cebu Taoist Temple is located in Beverly Hills Subdivision, Cebu City. This … Read more

Magellan’s Cross – Cebu City, Philippines

Colorful ceiling of Magellan's Cross shed

The Magellan’s Cross is an iconic tourist attraction in Cebu City because of its historical and cultural importance. Ferdinand Magellan erected this Christian cross on April 21, 1521, to introduce Christianity to the Philippines. A hollow Tindale wood cross encloses the original cross the Ferdinand Magellan planted according to the engraved account below the cross. … Read more

Fort San Pedro – Cebu City, Philippines

Fort San Pedro (Fuerza de San Pedro) is a military stronghold built to defend the Spanish base in Cebu City from Muslim raiders. This imposing structure is one of the treasured historic remnants of the Spanish occupation in the Philippines. Exploring Fort San Pedro   History Fort San Pedro started as a wooden fort in … Read more

Mactan Shrine – Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu

Mactan Shrine is a popular heritage site in Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu. Its rich history is not just well-known in the Philippines—but throughout the globe as well.  It holds the story of the famous expedition led by Ferdinand Magellan which was the first to circumnavigate the world.   Exploring Mactan Shrine Since the airport in Lapu-Lapu … Read more

Cebu City Travel Quickie

Colorful ceiling of Magellan's Cross shed

Cebu City is known for its rich history. The famous Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan landed here in April 7, 1521 and was welcomed by Rajah Humabon king of Cebu. Rajah Humabon and his people converted to Christianity and were baptized by Magellan’s priest. In spite of being a Portuguese, Ferdinand Magellan’s expedition was under the … Read more