Cebu

Cebu Province (CebuanoLalawigan sa SugboTagalogLalawigan ng CebuTagalog pronunciation: [‘sebu]) is a province in the Philippines, consisting of Cebu Island and 167 surrounding islands. It is located to the east of Negros, to the west of Leyte and Bohol islands. Cebu is a long narrow island stretching 225 kilometers from north to south, surrounded by 167 neighbouring, smaller islands, which include MactanBantayan,MalapascuaOlango and the Camotes Islands. Cebu has narrow coastlines, limestone plateaus and coastal plains. It also has rolling hills and rugged mountain ranges traversing the northern and southern lengths of the island. Cebu’s highest mountains are over 1000 meters high. Flat tracts of land can be found in the city of Bogo and in the towns of San RemigioMedellin and Daanbantayan at the northern region of the province. Its capital is Cebu City, the oldest city in the Philippines, which forms part of the Cebu Metropolitan Area together with four neighboring cities which include Danao CityLapu-Lapu CityMandaue City and Talisay City and eight other municipalities. Mactan-Cebu International Airport, located in Mactan island, is the second busiest airport in the Philippines.

Cebu is one of the most developed provinces in the Philippines, with Cebu City as the main center of commerce, trade, education and industry in the Visayas. Condé Nast Traveler Magazine named Cebu the 7th best island destination in the Indian Ocean-Asia region in 2007,[1] 8th best Asian-Pacific island destination in 2005, 7th in 2004 and in 2009. In a decade it has transformed into a global hub for furniture making, tourism, business processing services, and heavy industry.

[In courtesy of:   http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cebu ]

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3 thoughts on “Cebu

  1. can u list the entrance fee for each place na kasama sa tour…how about the day 2 optional tour, kasama na ba yan or babayaran rn yan?

  2. Hi! i wanna inquire if it is really 3,500/pax good for 2pax 3D/2N with roundtrip airfare and transfers + hotel accommodation??.pls reply. i’m interested.

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