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CRIMSON RESORT AND SPA MACTAN CEBU

Cebu Getaway with Crimson Resort and Spa

 

 Our recent stay at Crimson Resort and Spa in Mactan will always be an experience worth treasured in our wonderful travel memories.   The overall accommodation, from our arrival until we leave the resort, was an ultimate getaway experience. No wonder a lot of foreigners prefer this place whenever they would stay in Lapu-Lapu City. Crimson Resort and Spa has that great service from the concierge up to the assistance they showed to our room. Imagine a post-card worthy view of endless waters from the main resort clubhouse greeting everyone upon arrival with a cool serving of the Crimson harvest, a tropical drink of lemongrass, cucumber […]

PAYMAYA #NOWNATION GO SHOPPING FOR POKEMON BALLS

PayMaya #NowNation Go Shopping

 

 When we travel, it’s not only the transportation, accommodation, and food that matters. Especially when you’re in a different place, the first thing (or should we say, the last thing before you leave) on your itinerary is shopping. Shopping for items that you’ll be needing during the course of your trip or shopping for souvenirs before going back home.     Okay, shopping could be anytime. Not just when you travel. You go shopping after Sunday church. You go shopping when you want to reward yourself for that great achievement you’ve accomplished. You go out shopping to buy things you […]

RAPPLER SOCIAL MEDIA WARRIOR RAISA SERAFICA TALKS ABOUT RESPONSIBLE SOCIAL MEDIA AWARENESS

Weather Wiser Influencers’ Social Media for Knowledge Mobilization and Disaster Preparedness Summit in Cebu

 

 Weather Philippines Foundation in cooperation with Cebu Pacific Air, brought us to Cebu last July 21-22 for the Weather Wiser Influencers’ Social Media for Knowledge Mobilization and Disaster Preparedness Summit. It was a two-day trip which included a familiarization and urbanized heritage tour around the city of Cebu on the first day and social media summit on the second day held at Summit Circle Hotel last July 22. In partnership with Cebu Pacific Air, Rappler, and City Savings, Weather Philippines also invited local school and university educators to a one-day social media awareness day. The summit covered the responsible use […]

QUEST HOTEL AND CONFERENCE CENTER CEBU

Quest Hotel & Conference Center Cebu EATgetaway experience

 

 This year, we were back for the second time in Cebu. We were in Cebu last Sinulog Festival in January and this time it’s for the Weather Philippines Foundation Social Media Summit held last July 21-22, 2016. Our flight and hotel accommodation for the 2-day summit was sponsored by Weather Philippines in partnership with Cebu Pacific Air and Summit Circle Hotel. Weather Philippines Foundation invited several bloggers from Manila representing Weather Wiser Influencers to the Social Media for  Knowledge Mobilization and Disaster Preparedness with Rappler Philippines and City Savings last July 22.   Educators from Cebu universities and schools were also […]

PAYMAYA TRAVELS: TRAIN AND BUS RIDES

Train and bus rides to and from the airport is conveniently easy with PayMaya #NowNation

 

 If you’re coming to and from the airport, it is best you download and install PayMaya app on your mobile device and get your PayMaya card right away because having this will be very helpful and convenient for you especially when taking the metro train and bus to NAIA terminal airport. Download 1. Go to Google Play or Apple Store and search for PayMaya. 2. Download and install the free app. 3. Register 4. Log-in your account. 5. Purchase your PayMaya physical card and link it with your virtual card. 6. Upgrade your PayMaya physical card through the app to […]

LAPU-LAPU MONUMENT AT CEBU PROVINCIAL CAPITOL

Weather Philippines Foundation gets urbanized with Cebu Heritage Tour

 

 Did you know that long before the colonizing powers of the West arrived, Cebu was once called Zubu and was already an important trading center and one of the oldest trading location known as parian is here in this city? Before Ferdinand Magellan, it was the Chinese traders who discovered and were particularly attracted, not only to goods; but tot the honesty of the natives of Zubu, and it was the ‘ideal safe harbor’ because of the protection in the east given by the Mactan Island. This was just an introduction of what we rediscovered during our recent stay in Cebu. […]

VISIT GUAM 2016

Getting to know more about Visit Guam 2016

 

 Aside from being a great vacation destination, awesome shopping experience, touristy spots, etc., we still have a lot of things which we should know and discover if we are going to Guam, a tropical island similar to the Philippines and is only 3.5 hours away from Manila. First, to be able to visit Guam, we must have a valid US visa (non-immigrant (tourist) visa is the most easiest to obtain) which we can all apply at the US Embassy in Manila, pay the visa fee $160, and schedule the appointment online to be able to proceed to the next step, […]

CEBU PACIFIC JUAN FOR FUN BACKPACKERS CHALLENGE 2016

JUAN Team PH is the Ultimate Juan for Fun Backpacker Challenge 2016 winner

 

 Seven straight days, fun and adventure travel, and travel allowance worth P35,000, were at stake for five teams from different universities who participated this year’s Cebu Pacific Juan for Fun Backpacker Challenge 2016 – a yearly contest from the leading budget airline in the country that showcase endless escapades, boundless discoveries, and a whole lot of fun. This year’s Ultimate backpackers received the most epic prize – a Travel-All-You-Can-Pass which entitles each member to as many free flights to domestic and international short-haul destinations as they want within one year. They also get to take home gifts from Cebu pacific’s […]

UNICEF X CEBU PACIFIC X CHANGE FOR GOOD

Cebu Pacific and UNICEF rise for children’s health and nutrition campaign

 

 UNICEF and Cebu Pacific partners for Change for Good campaign which will make a child’s first 1000 days disease-free and well taken care of. Each currency that every Cebu Pacific flying passengers donate to Change for Good will go directly to UNICEF to fund the daily needs of less-fortunate kids in the Philippines up to their 1,000 growing days.   *I always fly to different countries and have seen these on-flight donations and I wonder to myself, ‘when are we going to have this project in my country where an airline will support UNICEF’s Change for Good?’ shared actress Anne […]

CHEF CHUA YEW HOCK OF HOLIDAY INN SINGAPORE ATRIUM FOR PARADES OF SINGAPOREAN FLAVORS AT SEVEN CORNERS

Get lucky and win a trip for two to Singapore when you dine-in at Parades of Singaporean Flavors at Seven Corners

 

 To those of you who missed or having a difficult time booking Cebu Pacific’s Anniversary Piso Sale (which is on-going until March 10), this is your chance to get lucky to fly to Singapore for two by simply dining in at Seven Corners in Ortigas from March 1-13, 2016. The winner will receive a round trip tickets  to Singapore for two and a 3D/2N stay at Holiday inn Singapore Atrium. Any food and beverages ordered worth PHP 2,000 entitles you to one raffle coupon to be raffled on March 15, 2016. This is through the partnership of Cebu Pacific Air and […]

SINULOG FESTIVAL A WEEK-LONG CELEBRATION IN CEBU

Quick guide to Cebu’s Sinulog Festival weekend celebration

 

 I would have never been more inspired to share my Sinulog experience if I haven’t participated in this year’s weekend celebration in Cebu. Christmas season in Cebu doesn’t end in December. The revelry and merrymaking continues in January or until Sinulog festival ends, third week of the first month of the new year. For this year, the Grand Parade was held on January 17, Sunday. What is Sinulog? Sinulog celebrates the feast of Sto. Niño ‘Viva Pit Senyor’ with week-long festivity including a showcase of parade of competing cultural dances. The grand fluvial procession parades in different locations that is significant […]

BUDGET AIRLINES CEBU PACIFIC AND AIRASIA FOR CEBU SINULOG FESTIVAL

Which budget airlines, Cebu Pacific or AirAsia, offer big savings for Sinulog Festival?

 

 Now that Sinulog Festival is fast approaching, a lot of travelers from Manila and outside the country are preparing for their flight details going to the province of Cebu to experience the once in a year colorful festival which will start from January 12 up to February 2, 2016. The highlights of the festivity though will begin on January 15 with the Grand Parade happening on the 17th. Like many travelers, I am looking at January 15 – 19, 2016 as best visiting dates to go to Cebu from Manila and I am carefully studying which among Cebu Pacific and AirAsia Philippines can give me […]

BUY MORE, FLY MORE PROMO ROBINSONS SUPERMARKET GETGO REWARDS BY CEBU PACIFIC AND P&G

Shop at Robinsons Supermarket and earn GetGo points for your next Cebu Pacific flight

 

 Plan your next travel and Robinsons Supermarket, P&G, and GetGo Rewards by Cebu Pacific will take care of the rest. All you have to do is shop at Robinsons Supermarket and for every PhP 500 purchase of at least four participating P&G brands, you’ll get to earn one travel sticker. Collect 12 stickers and you will be given a GetGo Card worth PhP 150 for free. The card upon activation will be loaded with 2,600 GetGo points. To give you an idea, the 2,600 GetGo points can actually take you to a one-way base fare trip to Cebu. So, continue […]

CEBU PACIFIC JUAN FOR FUN BACKPACKER CHALLENGE 2015 WITH MS. CANDICE IYOG, CEBU PACIFIC VP FOR MARKETING AND DISTRIBUTION.

Cebu Pacific Juan for Fun 2015 kicks-off in Bangkok and exciting choose-your-own destinations in PH

 

 After their send-off last June 23, five teams composed of young travelers from different college and universities in the Philippines embarked on an exciting and fun adventure for this year’s Cebu Pacific Juan for Fun Backpacker Challenge 2015. Team DoMaRo, Team Extreme, Team Iskapade, Team Juan Big Fight, and Team Square immediately flew in Bangkok, Thailand and started their 3-day adventure co-presented by GetGo, Cebu Pacific‘s lifestyle rewards program, and Nissin Yakisoba. This year’s challenge major sponsors are Smart Bro, Boreas, and Canon. Juan for Fun 2015 is also supported by the Philippine Department of Tourism, Tourism Authority of Thailand, and […]

Travel Mall Online team at the NAITAS Travel & Trade Show (James T. Austria)

NAITAS launches 1st Travel and Trade Show at SMX Convention in Mall of Asia

 

  The National Association of Independent Travel Agencies held their Travel & Trade Show at the SMX Convention Center, Mall of Asia in Pasay for the first time in promoting the tourism in the country and these independent and newly established travel agencies in the country. In partnership with the Tourism Promotions Board of the Philippines (TPB), NAITAS features almost a hundred of exhibitors both in the field of travel and trade. In addition, NAITAS Travel & Travel Show helps in promoting the tourism in the Philippines with Department of Tourism – TPB’s newest theme or campaign called “Visit Philippines […]

The most sacred pagoda in Myanmar, the Shwedagon Pagoda is a shining symbol of the country's Buddhist faith, and decked in gold and diamond

Cebu Pacific and Tigerair Singapore partner to suffice your wanderlust

 

 Two leading low-fare airlines from Philippines and Singapore, Cebu Pacific Air (CEB) and Tigerair, tied up forming a wider network that would grant every traveler’s wish to experience new adventures while exploring on different places Through an interline agreement, Tigerair Singapore destinations like Bangalore (India), Yangon (Myanmar), and Dhaka (Bangladesh) can be booked through the CEB website and other CEB booking channels. This partnership allowed Cebu Pacific and Tigerair to create the biggest network of flights from the Philippines to the region providing smooth connections between the two airlines with easy one-stop ticketing for connecting flights and baggage check-in. It […]

Escape into the rapids with a white water rafting adventure in Cagayan de Oro or Davao.

Cebu Pacific guide to a thrilling summer adventure

 

 Scoot away from the usual: back and forth in the waves, getting tanned and all stuffed in spending a day away from work, and explore the different getaway destinations the Philippine Islands has to offer. With several spots for summer sports, wherein some of which became a venue on international events for pro-athletes, surfing, rock climbing, hiking, more exciting activities are waiting ahead to offer a breathtaking summer adventure The search for waves Aside from Siargao‘s famous Cloud 9 on Surigao del Norte, which has became the usual hub for most local and international surfers, there are many other spots […]

Cebu Pacific VP for Human Resources Rhea Villanueva, crew and passengers with Yelen Bontuyan, the airline’s 100 millionth passenger

Cebu Pacific recognizes 100 millionth passenger

 

 Cebu Pacific recognized their 100 millionth passenger, Yelen Bontuyan, making her trip from Cebu to Manila. In their 18 years of service, this is really a major milestone for them. During the airline’s trademark Fun Games, a special in-flight announcement was held where they gave Yelen, the 100 millionth passenger, PhP 100,00. Not only that, she also received 100 tickets to any domestic or international destination. Even the all the passengers on her flight felt this major celebration because each of them was given free round trip tickets to the domestic destination of their choice. As Yelen arrived in Manila, a […]

JFF 2015 GROUPSHOT. The fun shoot after the race held at Coco grove beach resort in Siquijor Island.

What makes you the team to beat in this year’s Cebu Pacific Juan for Fun Backpacker Challenge?

 

 If you know the answer to that question, hurry up and upload your video entries to this year’s biggest and most exciting travel adventure for college students. You still have until tomorrow, May 2, to submit your entries to make it to the 5 team finalists who will join the travel adventure contest from Cebu Pacific and be mentored by 5 well-known celebrities who also have the passion in traveling. Meet DJ Joyce Pring, actress/TV host Iya Villania-Arellano, musician/HALE vocalist Champ Lui Pio, travel writer Jude Bacalso, and YouTube sensation Bogart the Explorer as they will be this year’s Cebu Pacific […]