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 tourist's whims.


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 diving opportunities.




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