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Sinulog Photo Contest 2012 Winners and Pictures

Sinulog 2012 Grand Prize Winner First Prize Photo Contest

These are the winners for the Sinulog Photo Contest 2012 complete with the winner’s name, Sinulog Photo Category and their winning images. See copies of the winning pictures that we’ve taken  from the SM Cebu Sinulog display which you can also visit at the Ground Floor area from January 28 to February 10, 2012.  The […]

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Beach Resort Near Cebu City: Blue Reef Hotel in Mactan Island

Bluereef Resort Shoreline in Mactan

Last Saturday when we checked out affordable beach resorts near Cebu City, which are of course those found in Mactan Island, we were a bit bewildered why there were only a few beach goers in the first three cheap Mactan resorts we’ve been to when it was in fact, a weekend. We surmised that it […]

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Big Winners of Sinulog Photo Contest 2012

Sinulog 2012 Photo Contest Winners and Pictures 1

The announcement for the Sinulog Photo Contest Winners is something that is awaited by many, not only by the photographer participants themselves but also by the general public especially Cebuanos, this is because these winning photos captures the religious solemnity of the occasion as well as the special festivities and celebrations surrounding Cebu’s biggest religious event, Sinulog. […]

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Affordable Beach Resort Near Cebu City: Rendezvous Beach Resort Mactan

Rendezvouz beach Resort Shoreline in Mactan

Another option for an affordable beach getaway especially this summer in Mactan is Rendezvous Beach  Resort. It is an old favorite; I remembered going there eons ago so I was pleasantly surprise with what greeted us when we reached this beach resort in Mactan Island. Rendezvous underwent major renovation 2 years ago and until now […]

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Mactan Cebu Cheap Beach Resort: Palm Beach in Marigondon

Entrance to Palm Beach Resort in Mactan

This is part of the Penfires Cebu Beach Series – Cheap Mactan Beach Resorts – Details and Review, Post Number 6. The last budget friendly resort on this area in Marigondon is Palm Beach Resort. If you reach here you will have already passed by the gates or road to Vano and Rendezvous beach resorts. […]

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Cheap Mactan Beach Option #1: Vano Beach Resort in Marigondon

Vano Beach Resort in Mactan Island

Marigondon and Punta Engano in Lapu-Lapu City are home to many Mactan beach resorts, not only cheap and affordable ones but also those of 5 star resort quality like Plantation Bay Resort and Spa and Shangrila Mactan. Every summer a lot of people troop to these beaches for a quick and refreshing dip in the […]

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Cebu Island Hopping in Mactan Boat Rental Fees and More Info

Island Hopping Mactan Boat Rental Rate (Cebu)

This blog post is part of Penfires Series on Mactan – Cebu Beach and Resort Chronicles, Post Number 3. One of the most popular and favorite beach outing activities in the Philippines is island hopping, this is also very true in the Island of Mactan here in Cebu. And when better to island hop than […]

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Cheap Mactan Beach Resort Options with White Sand: Overview and Direction Tips

Vano Beach Resort Shoreline White Sand in Mactan

 Summer is near! And summer brings to mind beaches, white sand and calm waves perfect for swimming! Few hours ago, Cebu Travel Bloggers and road trippers Doi (The Travelling Feet), Titus (Field Trip Boy) and Penfires finally started on our plan of visiting Mactan beach resorts so we can put up blog posts with information […]

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DIY Cheap Cebu City Tour Itinerary and Tips to Famous Attractions

cebu top tourist attractions and spots

To Penfires readers Mia and T-rex, thanks for leaving a comment in my post How to Commute to the Top Tourist Spots of Cebu City. This is my itinerary suggestions for you guys with directions and tips on how to have a cheap Cebu vacation. Visiting Cebu and its historical and cultural attractions can be […]

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