Category: travel

So Whats with Minglanilla?

A lot of people may wonder I live in Minglanilla over other locations within Cebu. Well there are several reasons. Firstly April’s family are here, aunts,uncles,parents,cousins something i never had when i grew up due to my parents moving around…

Hiring a boat from Cebu

The boat showing is a typical boat you can hire out of Cebu. There is different sizes but generally they can take somewhere between 20 – 40 people on each. A lot of the water is very shallow around Cebu…

Why The Philippines?

Many people in the UK see the Philippines as a location full of terrorism and perverts. It comes from a factory mentality of the masses the same sort of mentality that has a loud mouth in a curry restaurant shouting…

Cebu and its Churches

One thing i would advise anyone travelling the provinces whichever direction you go in due to Christianity being a major part of life here you will find a beautiful church in most towns and cities all worth a visit. The…

Mobile phone or Cellphone?

If you are from the UK we call a Cell phone a mobile phone a lot of the words in the Philippines are American English so if your British be aware of that fact. Sometimes its frustrating but you get…

Hotel de Mercedes Cebu

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

C’est La Vie Pension

C’est la Vie Pension on Juana Osmeña Street. Amenities Air Conditioning Hot and Cold Water Rooms Rates Starting at 600 Pesos Contact C’est La Vie Pension 13 Juana Osmeña Street Cebu City, Cebu 6000 Philippines Tel no.: (63-32) 253-5266, (63-32)…