The City of Cebu is the center for commerce and trade in Visayas, Philippines. It is also considered as one of the most livable cities in the country. I personally love Cebu as a metropolis because it’s not as crowded and polluted as Metro Manila. The cost of living (meals, accommodation, etc.) in the city is also more affordable than in most urbanized cities in the Philippines. And in my personal experience, the Cebuano taxi drivers are generally more trustworthy than their Manila counterparts (of course there are also honest taxi drivers in Manila).
The province of Cebu is known for its beautiful islands, white sand beaches, luxury resorts, scuba dive sites, and historical spots. But before or after you head to the different tourist spots in the province, you’ll most likely stay in Cebu City. To make the most of your time in Cebu, check out the following places to visit and things to do in the Queen City of the South. [Read more…]