Tag: Cebu

Before you book a flight with AirAsia Zest (Philippines), consider this.

Before you book a flight with AirAsia Zest (Philippines), consider this.

They cancelled flights between Cebu and Cagayan de Oro starting last July 1, 2015. They are cancelling flights between Cebu and Davao starting September 1, 2015. If they’re cancelling flights between major cities, who knows what flights they’re going to cancel next? For those of […]

Air Asia Asean Pass+ (20 credits) Sample Itinerary

Air Asia Asean Pass+ (20 credits) Sample Itinerary

If you’re thinking of getting the Air Asia Asean Pass Plus — the one that gives you 20 credits and costs PHP 12,900 — here’s a sample itinerary to give you an idea of where you could go. The numbers on the left side show how […]

Real People: Denise Lim

Real People: Denise Lim

Staying home this weekend? That’s okay. The next traveler in the Real People series doesn’t just stay home, she has to work most weekends. Denise is currently a surgical resident (hence the neverending work) but she’s also a travel enthusiast. “Feature Cebu first!!! Sooo much to […]

How does a girl from a tropical island prepare for an 18-day winter trip? By raiding the ukay-ukay, of course.

How does a girl from a tropical island prepare for an 18-day winter trip? By raiding the ukay-ukay, of course.

* Alright, I get that secondhand clothing is not for everyone. Some people cringe at the thought of wearing clothes previously owned by strangers, while others simply think it’s beneath them. (That’s okay; I’m not here to tell you how to live your life.) For […]

Getting a UK Visa in Cebu: What You Need to Know

Getting a UK Visa in Cebu: What You Need to Know

* * Thinking of traveling to England, Scotland, Northern Ireland, or Wales? The United Kingdom has a Visa Application Center (VAC) in Cebu City. (Yay!) Here’s the catch: you’ll have to shell out an additional service fee of USD 92. It’s a bit heavy on the […]

How Much Does A European Trip Cost?

How Much Does A European Trip Cost?

* _ This is the question I get asked most often when I talk or write about traveling. Of course, the answer depends on a lot of variables — how many cities you plan to visit, what sort of hotels you prefer, whether you are able […]

Passport Application/Renewal at DFA Cebu: What You Need To Know

Passport Application/Renewal at DFA Cebu: What You Need To Know

* First: The Basics * The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) is at the Pacific Mall (also sometimes known as Metro Mandaue) in Mandaue City, Cebu. * DFA Cebu is open from Monday to Friday 9 AM-6 PM and Saturday 9 AM-3 PM. If you […]

Travel Is My Soul Food

Travel Is My Soul Food

♥  ♥ I still remember the exact way I felt: climbing up the stairs of Champ de Mars station with bated breath, catching my first glimpse of the soaring Eiffel Tower, walking my first few steps along the River Seine, and thinking to myself — […]