Cebu’s Secret Gems

  One of my favorite things to do in Cebu is to head off to the Shangri-La's Cowrie Cove on a full moon. The bar is set right on the water's edge, overlooking the vast ocean. Here you can socialise in pure bliss. Your conversation, dotted with the occasional sound of a wave gently lapping up to the shoreline below. To secure the best location (and take advantage of two-for-one happy-hour) I arrive there just before 5pm. This also provides the magical hour when the... Read More

Diving in Cebu

Dive Diversity At Its Best Mactan Island, Moalboal, Malapascua Island, Gato Island, Hilutungan Island, Olango Island and Pescador Island is arguably where the regions best diving is located. One of the treats you will quickly discover, is that each area is famous for its own unique reasons. Whether it is an elusive Thresher shark, a hawk-billed turtle, the pygmy sea-horse, sleeping white-tip sharks, rare corals (The Philippines has more varieties than any other country), sea-eels,... Read More