Of all the islands
in Visayas, Cebu is the
traveler's fantasy of a tropical island come
true whereby its balmy weather, pristine beaches,
crystalline waters and luxurious resorts with
all the frills of modern living is an open
invitation to a fantastic time here. The
island-province of Cebu has many leisure
establishments that take full advantage of its
sea-valley-and-mountain location and it is the
hub of central Philippines. Hotels,
shopping malls, entertainment halls, casinos and
golf fairways are ever present to cater to every
Metro Cebu is the
second biggest metropolis in the country and
rivals Metro Manila, the National Capital
Region, in many ways. Cebu City is the country's
oldest city and provides visitors an excellent
transport links to other parts of the
Philippines. It is the capital city of Cebu which is
made up of 167 islands and islets.
Two of the top ten
dive sites in the Philippines is located in Cebu.
Moalboal in Cebu is beautiful and picturesque.
Pescador Island is a favorite place for
underwater photographers and snorkelers.
Malapascua which means 'Unfortunate Christmas'
is a paradise where time stands still and this
serene island is a tourist's favorite whereby
Gato Island and Monad Shoal provide excellent