Information About ‘Mactan Cebu’ in The Philippines

Climate Change: Impact On Philippine Tourism

Friday, November 13th, 2015
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With the United Nations' COP21 meeting in Paris about to take place, with around 185 nations reported to be attending, we thought it opportune to consider how a rise in sea level, resulting from the estimated 2°C to 4°C increase in global temperatures, may impact Philippine Tourism.

Fly Direct To Siargao In 2009

Friday, January 2nd, 2009
Photograph, White Beach, Siargao Island, Philippines

Photo courtesy Martyn Willes

An alternative tropical destination to Boracay in January? Cebu Pacific Air announces a thrice-weekly fly direct to Siargao service between Mactan Cebu International Airport and Siargao Island, with a year-round 'Go Lite' one way fare of Php 888 (plus fuel surcharges and tax). This is great news for the international surfing community and great news for tourism development in Siargao.

Most people know about Cloud 9 – the top ten in the world surfing break on the East coast of Siargao Island, near the town of General Luna. However, most people don't know about the opportunities for scuba diving on Siargao Island's almost virgin coral reef