Perhaps nothing compares to this homegrown luxury hotel in Cebu City. Its massive with a cavernous lobby, 561 guest rooms, grand ballrooms and functions rooms that can accommodate 4,000 people and a host of other world class amenities. And Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino has been doing its part it in keeping Cebu City the premier business and leisure destination next only to Metro Manila since 1998. Twenty years of great service in the city! When Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino opened in…Continue Reading “Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino celebrates 20 years”

hotel in cebu city

Cebu Hotel Plus is the newest and affordable hotel in Cebu City that opened just last September 2017. It has ten floors with 50 cozy rooms. Location wise, its at a quiet street near the Cebu Provincial Capitol but still within walking distance to malls, good cafes and restaurants, a few minutes to Fuente Osmena and quite connected with Cebu City’s public transport system that it is convenient to go around the city be it major malls and tourist/heritage areas. For two nights, we were…Continue Reading “Cebu Hotel Plus, affordable and new hotel in Cebu City”

Maayo Hotel Cebu merienda buffet

This Cebu merienda buffet looks like a steal. That’s what I’ve thought everytime I read about Maayo Hotel’s daily afternoon snack buffet. It was really tempting that I told RJ, my friend, that we should try this. But being a resident of Talisay which is 12 KM south of Cebu City, it’s quite far with the hotel closer to the Marcelo Fernan Bridge than SM City. It’s so out of the way! But then, why not? Is this P250 Cebu merienda buffet worth it? Is…Continue Reading “Is this hotel’s P250 Cebu Merienda Buffet worth the drive?”

10000 roses cafe

Dusk has settled in as the last few rays of the sunset were slowly fading. The city lights of distant Cebu City across the channel were starting to flicker when the lights of a field of 10,000 (LED powered) plastic, white roses turned on. Cheers, oohs and aahs erupted from the slowly growing crowd as almost everyone were trying to get close to the edge of the cordon. Soon, flashes from small cameras and smartphones erupted randomly at the center and edges of the rose…Continue Reading “10000 Roses Cafe beyond the lights in Cebu”

design boutique hotel in taipei

citizen M opens its first branch in Asia, a design boutique hotel in Taipei that is changing the way hotels are supposed to be. It’s bold and brave but highly imaginative in its interior. It only has one kind of room category and all 267 are modern, minimalist and smart. I got excited when my stay at citizenM Taipei North Gate got confirmed. Who wouldn’t be when you get to stay in a beautiful design boutique hotel in Taipei. It’s actually the 11th branch of…Continue Reading “A bold new design boutique hotel in Taipei”