One of the reasons why people are attracted to Cebu is that you are always more or less than an hour away from the beach. Mactan is home to many international resort brands that will pamper your senses and enrich the adventurous spirit in you. Go island hopping, diving or jet skiing!

Tudela’s Marine Sanctuary

Tudela is eight kilometres (5 mi) east of the town center of Poro in Camotes Island in the province of Cebu. It has a population of 11,296 with a town center comprised of two barangays: Northern and Southern Poblacion. The nearly symmetrical arrangement of the streets allows pedestrians to navigate easily while viewing old houses, […]


December 01, 2017 – January 31, 2018 Sinulog Street Fair at Osmeña Boulevard January 7, 2018 (Sunday) 5:00 AM Sinulog Fun Run by Philippine Sports Commission 4:00 PM Kick-Off (Route: same as Sinulog Grand Parade) Sinulog Dance Crew 2018 Elimination January 11, 2018 (Thursday) Opening Salvo – Walk with Jesus 4:00 AM Assembly at Fuente […]

Argao’s Most Iconic Delicacy

Torta is Argao’s most iconic delicacy. It is still prepared in the most traditional way; flavored with fresh coconut sap or Tuba and baked in clay oven, the torta of Argao is uniquely “maglaway ka sa kalami”. Torta was supposedly a by-product of the contruction boom. For the construction of massive stone walls mortar was […]

Hablon: The Tradition of Weaving in Argao

The Hablon industry in Argao, Cebu has been intricately woven in history, making it a part of its people’s culture and identity. The Town’s history will tell that almost all women in the colonial period were described as being tejedoras (weavers) or hiladoras (spinners) as reflected in many houses with the hablonan as a familiar […]

Argao’s San Miguel Arcangel Church

At first glance, the San Miguel Arcangel church does not seem to be very different from other Augustinian churches of the late 18th century in the archipelago. It is an edifice of impressive dimensions built in stone, 70 m long, 16 m wide and 10 m high. A vaulted ceiling made of wood covers a […]

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