EZCamp: Private Glamping Hideaway in Naga City, Cebu

Posted on July 21, 2021

Looking for a real nature getaway with the creature comforts of a hotel? Tucked away in the mountains of Naga City, only 42 kms south of Cebu City, EZCamp is a new glamping (ie. “glamorous camping”) destination set in a lush 28-hectare property that offers the rustic ambiance and tranquil seclusion of a traditional campsite, while providing the comfort and convenience of staying in a well-appointed guesthouse. Each group of guests who book get the glampsite all to themselves, ensuringRead More

Seda Central Bloc Cebu: Brand-New Hotel at Cebu I.T. Park

Posted on July 13, 2021

As travel restrictions ease up domestically, hotel staycations conveniently offer the indulgence and pampering we yearn for after being cooped up at home or the workplace for several months on end. Seda Central Bloc Cebu, a brand-new premier hotel located at the heart of trendy Cebu I.T. Park, ticks off everything on the list with its restful accommodations, relaxing amenities, great food, and breathtaking views of Metro Cebu. Occupying 12 stories atop the all-new Ayala Malls Central Bloc, Seda alsoRead More

5 New Places to Eat and Drink Along Cebu Transcentral Highway

Posted on July 4, 2021

Completed in the 1990s, the Cebu Transcentral Highway has long provided quick and easy access to the central highlands of the province. The 33-kilometer road bisects the slender-shaped island, across the Central Cebu Protected Landscape, linking Cebu City to Balamban along the western coast. With lush mountain views, cool weather, and foggy atmosphere, relaxing attractions can be reached on a day trip from Metro Cebu.  Many locals informally (but misleadingly) refer to the entire highland area as “Busay”, derived fromRead More

7 Great Things to Do in Moalboal, Cebu

Posted on August 23, 2020

Moalboal is a small beach town located at Cebu’s western coast, about 3 hours drive from Cebu City. It has been famous for decades now as one of the best diving spots in the Philippines, but lately started gaining more recognition as an all-around fantastic vacation spot. Accommodation and general amenities are heavily skewed towards the backpacking crowd, so if you are looking for a luxurious holiday Moalboal is probably not the place you’ll want to stay at. That said,Read More

Discovering the Off-the-Grid Dive Sites of Governor Generoso, Davao Oriental

Posted on June 18, 2019

Despite the short notice, I jumped at the opportunity to join Sawom Dabaw, a two-day dive festival organized by Department of Tourism – Davao Region, Visit Davao Summer Festival, and the Provincial Tourism Office of Davao Oriental, held last June 14 to 15, to introduce the newly discovered dive sites in Governor Generoso, Davao Oriental (pronounced he-ne-ro-so) – the southeasternmost corner of the Philippine archipelago. Participated by 21 scuba divers, the event was co-sponsored by AirAsia, which runs frequent low-costRead More

Endless Summer Hotel: Midtown Boutique Stay with 360-Degree Rooftop Views of Baler, Aurora

Posted on February 9, 2019

They say home is where the heart is. Then I might as well declare that I left my heart in this unassuming accommodation in Baler, Aurora. While our two-night stay was brief, I quickly fell for the small-town charm of Endless Summer Hotel, which, contrary to its name, feels more like a family-run guesthouse or homestay than a run-of-the-mill hotel. I immediately felt right at home upon arriving, our check-in smoothly administered by the friendly and efficient receptionists at theirRead More