Month: January 2009

An Unexpected Visit

It was Thursday morning that I received an unexpected text from Ann who is currently visiting Cebu from Scotland. She had read an article I had written on my site TropicalPenpals.com regarding bringing kids clothes to give away rather than…

Finding a new life

Moving to the Philippines has not only created a new life for myself due to a more relaxed world that allows me to think rather than controlled with tight deadlines and high costs of living. It offers me the ability…

Masters Resort Cebu

Masters Resort is a Japanese-owned resort in Oslob, Cebu. The resort specializes in SCUBA diving. Rooms 5 Rooms on 2 Floors Rates 2800 PHP for a double room Amenities Resort Amenities Cell phone/mobile rental Complimentary breakfast Front desk (limited hours)…

Maribago Bluewater Beach Resort

Maribago Bluewater Resort is located on Mactan Island. The resort is part of the Bluewater family of resorts that includes the Sumilon Bluewater Island Resort. Amenities Air conditioning Cable TV Hot and cold water Island hopping Jet skiing Private verandas…

Mactan Pension House

  Amenities Function Room Rooms 24 Rooms  Rates $18 – $24 USD About 900 PHP Contact Mactan Pension House M.L. Quezon National Highway Barangay Pajo Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu 6015 Philippines Tel no.: (63-32) 340-5524 to 5527 Fax no.: (63-32) 340-5528…

Kiwilodge

The Kiwilodge is a well known hotel operating out of Mabolo, near M.J. Cuenco Avenue. Amenities Air conditioned IDD Phone system 60 Channel Cable TV In room bathrooms with hot water Restaurant serving dishes from New Zealand, Britain and the…

Kan-irag Hotel

The Kan-Irag Hotel is located on the upper floors of this tan-colored building on F. Ramos Street. The Kan-irag Hotel is located in the center of Cebu City. Amenities 3 Conference Rooms 24 Hour Abuhan Restaurant Cable TV Rooms 50…

Intosan Resort and Restaurant – Danao

The Intosan Resort and Restaurant in Danao City is famous for its waterpark. Waterpark The waterpark has unique swimming pools. The kids’ wading pool features brightly coloured over-sized animals, including a blue whale, a sitting duck, two silly turtles, three…

Hotel de Mercedes

The building that houses Hotel de Mercedes. Hotel de Mercedes is located on Pelaez Street in downtown Cebu City, a block away from OsmeƱa Boulevard and Colon Street. Amenities Cafe and Restaurant Cocktail Lounge Room service Fax machine Laundry and…