A motorized boat traversing the seas during an Island Hopping tour

Why Island Hopping Is Perfect
for a Summer Getaway

Cebu is a summer paradise. Abundant with beaches, mountains, and forests, it’s clear to see why it’s a top vacation spot in the entire country.Some popular activities on the island include canyoneering and snorkeling, especially in Southern Cebu. However, you might consider island hopping the more ideal option if you want to relax and take your mind off things.A tour around remote islands in the Philippines helps you unwind and spend a day with nature. It’s an activity that anyone of any age or background can enjoy.The most popular place to go on an island hopping tour in Cebu is Mactan, home to the historic resort city of Lapu-Lapu. The island is famous for spacious and solemn locations rich in marine life.

A collage of some of the most popular tourist attractions at Cebu Transcentral Highway

Things to Do & Sights to See
at Cebu Transcentral Highway

Every Cebuano knows about Cebu Transcentral Highway. This 33-kilometer road has some of the most breathtaking cityscapes and offers numerous things to do, making every visit count.Locals will recommend this place due to the sheer number of tourist spots you can visit, like food parks, restaurants, and mesmerizing gardens. There are also several venues for you to relax, dine, and have fun.Road trips are perfect at TCH, but you should know a few places along the road that are worth visiting.

Manipis Road, one of the most popular spots for road trips in Cebu

Here’s Why Cebu Road Trips
Are Always Fun and Memorable

Cebu is a haven for road trips. Traveling to the many tourist spots in the countryside – whether north or south – includes getting to witness other breathtaking attractions that make the journey all the more worthwhile.Though road trips take time, they are a great way to learn about the culture, people, and even the island’s geography. Considering that Cebu is not that big of an island, you might as well explore and visit the places you’ve never been to, right?

Filipino Martial Arts practitioners sparring at Doce Pares Headquarters

Filipino Martial Arts:
The History of Arnis in Cebu

A little over a decade ago, Arnis was proclaimed the national sport of the Philippines.Sparring partners use wooden sticks to strike, parry, and defend against their opponents.Also known as Kali or Escrima abroad, it is highly regarded as one of the best forms of self defense due to its practicality and versatility.

The Budget Friendly Fitness Center:
Cebu City Sports Center

Workouts are essential for many people. As they say, health is wealth.Some can’t afford a high-end fitness center with all the necessary gear to bulk up or slim down, however. Fortunately, there are a couple of budget friendly options for thrifty fitness gurus in the Queen City of the South.

Places to visit in Cebu for jogging enthusiasts

Places to Visit in Cebu for
Health Junkies on a Budget

Gym memberships can be expensive. The equipment, the trainer, and maybe the diet plan you invested in can all leave a big dent in your wallet. However, you don’t really need a treadmill or thousands of pounds in weights to get ripped. Just pick up your favorite jogging shoes and spend a few hours brisk walking or sprinting around open spaces near you. If you’re one of those people that care equally about the dollars you spend and the pounds you lose, here is a short list of places to visit in Cebu for the budget-minded health junkies.

A Cebu City view of the old Cebu Provincial Capitol

The Evolution of the Cebu City View

There is more to be expected. More people, more infrastructure, more cars. There is a price for more things to be made, though. More people means less space. More buildings means much more competition. More cars means more traffic. It is no joke when they say that change is constant. It is real, and a glance around the Cebu City view can justify that statement.

things to do at Cebu South Road Properties

Exciting Things to Do at Cebu
South Road Properties

Though most tourist spots in Cebu are found in the province, the city is doing its best to provide more options. You can see this as more businesses open up at South Road Properties. What used to be a long highway to connect Cebu City and other areas in Talisay City is now starting to become the best place to unwind in Cebu. In a few years, there will be so many things to do in Cebu when in South Road Properties.

Souvenirs from Cebu hanging on a shelf

The Best Souvenirs from Cebu
and Where to Buy Them

It only takes one product to cause déjà vu regarding a trip you once had. Maybe you bought a piece of clothing that was made locally, or a product that is endemic to a certain country. A look at these items is enough for you to pull back a chair and reminisce. In the Queen City of the South, there are many of these products. You can say that there is a whole laundry list of souvenirs from Cebu you should take hold of when you visit the island.

overlooking places to visit in Cebu

Overlooking Spots in Cebu to
Get an Awesome View of the City

There is an exhilarating feeling once you are at the top of some place. Humans feel powerful when we are in a highly elevated location, and that is normal. We crave for a sense of freedom, and overlooking places can give us that.Cebu is mostly visited by foreign and local travelers not just because of the lively atmosphere, but also to satisfy their hankering for heights and scenery. There are numerous must-visit places on the island. Here are some of the overlooking places to visit in Cebu

Cebu nightlife

Cebu Nightlife | Spirited Things
to Do in Cebu at Night

What is Cebu famous for aside from its virgin beaches and breathtaking scenery? Cebu has a lot of attractions and activities to offer. Adventure spots await you if you’re an adrenaline junkie or if you prefer a day trip. Nocturnal people and those who just want to chill and shrug those negative vibes off find that Cebu nightlife will not disappoint. If you are the latter and would like to know what to do around Cebu at night, here are some of the best places for you to visit

Visiting Cebu's best beaches is one of the most popular things to do in Cebu

Cebu Insights | What are
the Best Things to Do in Cebu?

It doesn’t matter if you only have one day itinerary in Cebu, for a month, or more. Despite being known as Sugbo, a derivation from an old Cebuano word Sibu or Sibo which means trade, you got nothing to trade off while scouring the beauties around Cebu. In fact, you spend most of your time and energy on the finest which the city has to offer. If you’re up for just about anything, Cebu has it.

Seeking to learn more about Cebuano culture, or wanting to know what to do once you arrive, Cebu Insights is the travel guide for you in Cebu!

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