Cebu in Philippines is truly a paradise on Earth and a perfect getaway destination for families with kids owing to its lovely tropical climate, fun water sport activities and cheap accommodation and food facilities. It is surrounded by 167 beautiful islands which will leave you confused as to which to avoid and which to visit. You can get here world class resorts with ample activity centers for kids to keep them busy and entertained while you can have fun. There are Read more
With an over 24-hour of Papal Conclave has finally ended in choosing Argentine Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio as the new pope. He is the first Jesuit to become a leader of the Roman Catholic Church throughout history. The newly-elected pope and now be called as Pope Francis tributes his name to Saint Francis of Assisi.
“As you know the duty of the conclave is to give Rome a bishop. It seems that my brother cardinals went Read more
Tubbataha Reef is a marine sanctuary which nominated as New 7 Wonders of Nature located in the sea of Sulu, Philippines. The term tubbataha derives into two Samal words; tubba and tahha meaning “a long reef exposed at low tide”.
The reef is composed of two coral atolls namely the South and North that divided by an 8 Km channel. South atoll is a bit smaller than the North atoll Read more
It is a 16th century church and the oldest Roman Catholic Church in the Philippines. Located in the heart of downtown Cebu which was constructed by the Spaniards in year 1566 on the exact place where the image of the Santo Nino left behind by Portuguese and Spanish explorers during 1521.
The Holy Child church was first discovered by an Augustinian priest named Andres Urdaneta, the one summoned to lead the expedition which he left Mexico for the Philippines and arrived in Cebu on April 27, 1565. Read more
ABS-CBN’s no.1 and most viewed daytime teleserye/telenovela for 2012. The pilot episode of Be Careful with my Heart was first aired on July 9, 2012 which top billed by Jodi Sta. Maria and Richard Yap right before Showtime. In fact, the pilot episode acquired about 15.2 approx. household rating and outranked its leading competitor, Chef Boy Logro Kusina Master of GMA 7 Kapuso Network which only got 8.8 respectively by Kantar Media Read more
One of the most prominent actresses in Philippines today, Jodi Chrissie Garcia Santamaria or commonly known as Jodi Sta. Maria is a Filipina actress and Batch 7 alumna member of ABS-CBN’s homegrown talent search named the Star Magic. Jodi was born on June 16, 1982, a single mom, businesswoman, and the eldest of three siblings. She currently pursues her studies by taking up Medical Biology at De La Salle University – Dasmariñas.
But for Jodi, being a single parent is not a hindrance on her showbiz career which many Read more
Pork Sisig is a very popular Filipino dish that originated from the province of Pampanga, the culinary capital of the Philippines. It was invented by a Filipina named Lucia Cunanan and eventually called Aling Lucia as “sisig queen” in her hometown. The dish typically served as pulutan to an ice cold beer by most Filipinos. But today, the pork sisig is also best Read more
This coming Sunday (October 21, 2012) would be very significant to thousands of Filipinos and the Roman Catholics in general. It is scheduled date for the Canonization or Sainthood of Blessed Pedro Calungsod and that, he will then become the 2nd Filipino Saint next to Lorenzo Ruiz de Manila that Filipinos have proud of.
All necessary preparations for Sunday’s big ceremony have already been set and we are now ready to go, said Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma.
He (Palma) urges all parishes to join the grand procession that will happen before the national thanksgiving mass on Nov. 30, 2012 which will be held at Cebu’s South Roads Read more
Their abundance of marine life makes the City of Roxas as the “Seafood Capital of the Philippines” This environment-friendly place is amongst of the richest fishing grounds in the Philippines. Being a recipient of the Cleanest and Greenest town area in Western Visayas Award in the Gawad Pangulo sa Kapaligiran (GPK) Cleanliness and Environmental could be a clear testament of its people’s commitment in making certain a healthier and brighter future for all its residents Read more
Why still need to spend thousands of dollars on staying with Cebu’s expensive hotels for you can now avail a less budget and low rates hotels in the city. The 2012 newly-built Tune Hotels Cebu is a budget hotel that offers lowest room rates with very relaxing style and design. It is a world-class hotel which aims to give their guests 100% satisfaction of quality service. The hotel is centrally located at the heart of the city and directly right across of Ayala Center Cebu. It is also few kilometers away from SM City Cebu and about approx. 15 mins. car travel time in tourist destination landmarks such as Magellan’s Cross, Basilica del Sto. Nino Read more