Gatwick Airport, London, United Kingdom

While you were able to book for a flight, you should have the place to stay too. Be ready with the activities you wanted to do during your visit. You plan your trip and travel. In this way you can save money, time and effort in looking for the best and would make your trip an indelible one. As the quote from A.A. Milne says that: “Organizing is what you do before you do something, so that when you do it, it is not all mixed up.” Organize your plans and so you will be able to focus on it. While focusing on your goal, you would be able to meet what you want and dream of. If you wanted to visit CEBU, the QUEEN CITY of the SOUTH, thisguide to cebu will help you. You probably need to know its History and the Facts about CEBU.


Cebu’s capital city is CEBU CITY, it has eight(8) districts. Aside from Cebu City, it has four more Cities such as Mandaue City, Danao City, Toledo City, and Lapu-Lapu City. There are forty eight (48) municipalities, with 1,201 barangays as per DTI Cebu. Cebu is the center of Visayas Islands.  The land area of Cebu is 508,839 hectares (5,088.4 sq. km).

Cebu City- known as the Queen City of the South. Favorite vacation destination and has a great history and culture. The second largest city in the Philippines. Fastest growing city which is also the seat of business process outsourcing where call center agents are highly in demand. Before we will continue this guide to cebu , let me provide you some information about Cebu.

Cebu History:

A great history that every Filipino should know. The famous first Philippine hero known as Lapu-Lapu is from Cebu. Cebu has boost its natural resources with white sandy beaches and it has a great history that shows the past such as the birth of Christianity in Asia where Magellan have planted the wooden cross that converted the inhabitants to Christianity. The famous Basilica de Santo Nino that is located in front of the Cebu City Hall.

Culture and Religion:

The inhabitants were converted to Christianity.

Annual Activities:

The Sinulog Festival is the biggest annual activity in Cebu. Many tourists from different parts of the World wants to celebrate with the festival. The Sinulog festival reflects the honoring of the Sr. Santo Nino the patron of Cebu.

Best Places to visit:

Basilica de Santo Nino

Magellan?S Cross Shrine

Sky Adventure at Crown Regency Hotel

Fort San Pedro


Taoist Temple

Casa Gorordo Museum

and Many Many More…

Best hotels and resorts:

Plantation Bay

Shangri-La’s Mactan Resort and Spa

Hotels in Cebu City:

Cebu City Marriott Hotel

Parklane Hotel

Waterfront Hotel

Radison Hotel

Imperial Palace Waterpark Resort & Spa

Looking for cheap rates with excellent services for hotel and resorts in Cebu?

Getting In Cebu, particularly in Cebu City:

By Boat:

If you are from the north and from nearby islands, you can travel by either by boat or by plane. Some of the shipping companies that is known to the public are:

Super Ferry: If you are from Manila, Schedules are:

Monday: 6:45pm

Wednesday: 7:45pm

Friday: 11:45am

and Saturday: 8:45am

Going back to Manila: Ceb-Mla.

Tuesday: 9:45am

Thursday: 10:45am

Friday: 8:45pm

Sunday: 8:45pm

Rates will vary, better book ahead.

you can also check

Negros Navigation(Manila-Cebu):Thursday 11:59pm

Cebu-Manila: Wednesday 8:30pm

You can check at

Cebu Ferries:

Trans Asia

By Plane:

Philippine Airlines

Cebu Pacific Air

Zest Air

I hope you have a nice stay in Cebu and good luck in your trip to Cebu. I hope thisguide to cebu help your needs.


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