The city’s most prominent bloggers recommend the best places for tourists to check out while they’re in Cebu.
If you’re in Cebu and planning to buy something for your family, friends or co-workers, visit Islands Pasalubong, a one-stop shop housing Cebu’s hard-to-find local delicacies and homemade varieties. It focuses mainly on pasalubongs, making it convenient for tourists to shop without having to wait for long lines in groceries and department stores. Let your loved ones back home enjoy what Cebu has to offer as well!
Life on a Flavored Runway
Get to know a chocolatier’s journey and sample Raquel Choa’s artisan chocolate boutique at Ralfe Gourmet in Topaz St., Casals Village, Mabolo. Set an appointment by e-mailing email@example.com.
The Style Cebu
“During Sinulog, I would suggest a visit to the famous Basilica Del Sto. Niño. For interior geeks like me, the beautiful mixture of Spanish Baroque, Greco-Roman and Neoclassic concepts of one of the oldest historical sites here in Cebu is a must-see!”
Be adventurous and create your own pizza masterpiece at Pizza Republic. Customers can dress their pizza with as many toppings as they want and choose from over 60 ingredients for a fixed price. The taste of the pizza really depends on the toppings, so carefully choose the ingredients that will taste good together. They also do ready-made pizzas for the less adventurous customers at the same price.
MARCO PAULO DIALA
From a cool dip in the clear natural pool inside Timubo Cave and a swim in turquoise and sapphire waters of Santiago and Mangudlong Beaches, to a refreshing shower at Poro and Tudela Waterfalls and underwater adventures through snorkeling or diving, Camotes Island offers boundless activities that would surely marvel any nature lover. Don’t forget to watch out for the dolphins as you cross the Camotes Sea!
I Luv Cebu
Originally published in Zee Lifestyle Directory’s December 2014-January 2015 issue. Lead photo by Vincent Gallarde.