<aWhat to See and Do Around Cebu in the Philippines

As the senior city in the Philippines( established six years before the city of Manila), Cebu claims an older, purer Filipino culture. It has impassioned Catholic faith, grounded in devotion to the Santo Niño; tangible background, shown by the old churches and watchtowers in the city et cetera of the island; and distance to nature, using beaches, diving spots, falls, as well as mountains.

Fly right to Cebu Airport terminal as well as bent on Cebu Island and its variety of activities. The ones we have actually noted here cover not simply Cebu and Mandaue Cities, yet additionally the neighboring island of Mactan and other points of interest throughout Cebu Island itself.

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Make a Trip to the Santo Niño Basilica
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Toss candles for luck at Magellan’s Cross
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> Wherever the Spanish vanquishers started a business, they developed settlements called “Parian” where residence the local Chinese area. The family members that lived in Cebu’s parian transformed the area into a busy financial hub.

While the district has seen much better days, many buildings in the parian still preserve an echo of


Visit this historic location in Cebu City to visit its grand houses-turned-museums: the Yap-Sandiego Ancestral House, built in between 1675 as well as 1700 as well as Cebu’s oldest Chinese-style home; Casa Gorordo, constructed in the 1850s to house its name vendor family members; and also the Jesuit House (Museo Parian sa Sugbo), a grand home donated by its home builders to the Jesuit Catholic order. 04 of 12

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Tan-Awan community in Oslob, some 3 hrs’ drive south from Cebu City. After a cautious briefing by

neighborhood authorities, visitors can board paddle-powered outrigger boats to fulfill the

whale sharks. They can even snorkel amongst the slowly-swimming whale sharks


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