Budget Travel, cebu, Hotels, Philippines

YELLO HOTEL: CEBU SMART AND DESIGN HOTEL

Yello hotel features a lot of smart features that enable technology to make the guest experience better. Once you get to the hotel lobby, you are greeted by this charming smart robot.

cebu, Kid Friendly Travel, Kid Friendly Travels, Philippines, Travel Tips and Guides

Snow World in Cebu for the Whole Family

WINTER IS COMING: SNOW WORLD CEBU It is currently Yuletide season which means one thing: Winter is coming… … unless you live in a tropical country such as the Philippines. In Cebu, we enjoy sun and rain all year round and never get to experience four seasons; and will never experience a white Christmas. Snow… Continue reading Snow World in Cebu for the Whole Family

cebu, Philippines, Story Nights Cebu

ABIGAIL’S STORY: THE DRONE LADY

If you asked me a year ago if I could see myself working with drones today, I would have asked you what a drone was.

cebu, News, Philippines

Book Production Process in Cebu, Philippines

Let's talk about the book production process, and how we are proud to say that Postcards from Elsewhere by Rachel Arandilla is 100% Cebuano made, and the people and businesses behind it that made the book happen!

cebu, Food Guide, Philippines, Travel Tips and Guides

TOP 8 STREET FOOD STAPLES IN CEBU

Cebu is well-known for its mangoes, lechon and amazing cuisine—but once you venture your culinary experiences from the restaurants to the streets, it gets even more interesting. CEBUANO STREET FOOD, ANYONE?

cebu, Hotels and Accommodations, Philippines, Published Essays, Published Stories, Travel Column

STAYCATION AT THE CITADINES IN BASELINE CENTER IN CEBU

The opportunity for my own writer's retreat presented itself at the right place and time, when I was invited for a weekend staycation during the launch of Citadines in Cebu City. Citadines is not your 'regular' hotel--the brand is in a different niche category known as Apart'hotel, which essentially combine the best of home and… Continue reading STAYCATION AT THE CITADINES IN BASELINE CENTER IN CEBU

cebu, Hotels and Accommodations, Philippines, Published Essays, Published Stories, Travel Column

THE MAYA ANGELOU METHOD

One of my heroes, the renowned writer, poet and civil rights activist Maya Angelou, had a peculiar writing process: she would wake up early in the morning and chick in a hotel room. She would specifically instruct the staff to remove any artworks from the walls. She would then start writing at 6:30 in the… Continue reading THE MAYA ANGELOU METHOD

Country, Kid Friendly Travel, Kid Friendly Travels, Philippines, Travel Tips and Guides

SAMPLE AFFIDAVIT OF CONSENT FOR DSWD MINOR TRAVEL CLEARANCE

As part of the requirements needed for applying for the DSWD Minor Travel Clearance is a notarized affidavit of consent from parents. The letter must include: destination, date of intended travel, purpose, and name of companion/s. For a sample of affidavit of consent, please see below and hope this helps! (written by a single mom… Continue reading SAMPLE AFFIDAVIT OF CONSENT FOR DSWD MINOR TRAVEL CLEARANCE

cebu, Philippines, Published Essays, Published Stories, Travel Column

ANTHILL FOR THE WORKPLACE

Whenever I’m attending an overseas event where I have to represent the Philippines—whether it’s an international conference, business expo, product launch or even an international latin dance festival, I wear an ANTHILL piece with pride.