Maayo Stay Argao:Hospitality at its Best

From the same group that brought us Maayo Hotel and Maayo Medical, comes Maayo Stay Argao. Maayo Stay  Argao is located in the Argao Royal Palms Service Villas. It is a Beach-front Condominium Villas situated at Barangay Suba, Argao . It’s approximately a two-hour drive (66km) via Cebu City and only minutes away from well-known…

Gabii sa Kabilin 2018 slated on May 25

The Ramon Aboitiz Foundation Inc. (RAFI) – Culture and Heritage Unit and its partner Local Government Units, museums and cultural organizations will hold the 12th run of the Gabii sa Kabilin on May 25, 2018, from 6 p.m. to midnight. The heritage event features 29 cultural destinations in the cities of Cebu, Lapu-Lapu, Mandaue and…

The Quest for the next Cebuano Stars

The Search is on for the next wave of homegrown Cebuano Talents .The Cebu Talent Network’s search for superstars is still ongoing. The first round of auditions happened last May 18, 2018 at the 2nd Level, of Robinson’s Galleria Cebu. Audition Master Marlon Hofer said they aim to show the world that when it comes…

Mini obstacle course Challenge is set this June 10

Experience Gorilla Boot Camp-mini obstacle on June 10, 2018(Sunday). Getting out of your comfort zone means unlike things to diverse people. For some, it means getting back into shape. For others, it means bringing their top-level, maximum-intensity training to the brink of psychosis. The Gorilla Boot Camp in Sitio Latasan, Barangay Labogon, Mandaue City  Cebu’s…

Teleperformance Philippines builds homes and hope at GK’s Bayani Challenge 2018

Teleperformance Philippines took part in a week-long test of endurance, courage, and care for its Citizen of the World (COTW) beneficiaries in this year’s “Gawad Kalinga’s Bayani Challenge 2018: Walang Iwanan” held from April 15 to 19 in Sto. Domingo, Albay. The outreach program is organized in partnership with the homeless families of Sto. Domingo…

Fifth East Asian Seas Youth Forum: A Call for Young Ocean Leaders

Calling all youth! We need all hands on deck to collectively achieve the global ocean targets, and youth have a critical part to play. The experience of the East Asian Seas region for the past 25 years has shown that true sustainable development is only possible with integrated and multi-stakeholder cooperation. Youth engagement supporting the sustainability…

Macao Imperial Tea says Hi to the Queen City

Macao Imperial Tea has now set its majestic place in Cebu having opened its first branch in Cebu last March 31, 2018. There are about 350 branches worldwide. There are 7 located in Manila. No less than the CEO of Fredley Food and Beverages Inc. , Avin Ong graced the media event. Macao Imperial Tea…

Color your Summer with The ICON Summer Color Festival

One of summer’s biggest event is coming! The Summer Color Festival presented by ICON will happen on the 5th  of May 2018 at Estaca beach Resort in Barangay Estaca municipality of Compostela province of Cebu. This will be the 1st outdoor launch of this annual event presented by ICON. Get energized by Philippine’s number one…

The Tent At Mandani Bay Unveiled

Mandani Bay, Cebu’s transformative lifestyle community, unveiled recently The Tent at Mandani Bay, a stunning addition to the emerging development and the growing list  of high-caliber events.The Tent is strategically located across the award-winning Mandani Bay Show Gallery at F.E Zuellig Ave., Mandaue City, the ideal place for discriminating residents of Cebu and Mandaue Cities,…

Lactobiotics partners with farmers’ groups

To reach out to more farmers, Cebu-based firm Lactobiotics  Worldwide Corp. has partnered with farmers’ groups in Cebu, Bohol and Negros Oriental.“We have received so many inquiries of our products outside Cebu, especially from farm growers. So we come to them not only to sell our products but to give free seminars on how they…

RAFI Launches WWII Classic

The Ramon Aboitiz Foundation Inc. (RAFI) recently launched the new edition of the World War II classic by Col. Manuel F. Segura, Tabunan The Untold Exploits of the Famed Cebu Guerillas in WW II on April 20 at 4:30 p.m. at the Casa Gorordo Museum. The first edition came out in 1975, and was long…

Gabii sa Kabilin set on May 25

This years “Gabii sa Kabilin” is set on May 25, 2018. This was revealed in a Press Conference last April 17, Tuesday, 10 AM, at the Governor’s Hall, of the Cebu Provincial Capitol.Gabii sa Kabilin (GSK) is an annual event held every last Friday of May, which is also known as the Heritage Month. From 6…

Bigiw-Bugsay On Its Third Year of Upholding Traditional Sailing Culture

A five-day expedition followed by a regatta was held in several areas that surround the Tanon Strait to honor Central Visayan cultural heritage as skilled seafarers and navigators of traditional sailing canoes called Bigiw. Since the first Bigiw-Bugsay event was staged in 2016, a growing number of fishermen came to participate in the regatta. This…

2018 Transformation Summit to focus on “embracing new realities”

With the rapid way the world is adapting to the new realities of digital innovation abnd artificial intelligence, the upcoming 2018 Transformation Summit will tackle these shifts that affect the information technology and business process management (IT-BPM) sector in the country. Aligned with the theme “Embracing New Realities”, this main annual IT-BPM event held in…

Barangay Mabolo to Hold , “Binibining Mabolo 2018: Pagsaulog sa Kaanyag”

One of the highlights if this year’s upcoming fiesta, Barangay Mabolo in Cebu City will hold the first ever Binibining with its central theme, “Binibining Mabolo 2018: Pagsaulog sa Kaanyag.”As one of the highly urbanized areas in Cebu, Mabolo is home to many businesses and places of commerce. Barangay councilor Hon. Michael Vincent Racaza of…

Run for Gift of Life – Year 2  On May 13

Citrineland Corporation in partnership with The Rotary Club of Cebu will once again hold “Run for Gift of Life – Year 2,” a fun run this May 13, 2018 geared to the consciousness of indigent children with congenital heart defect. Aside from emphasizing family centeredness and healthy living, the event aims to highlight the Gift…

Cebu’s First Obstacle Course Challenge Set to Open

Getting out of your comfort zone means unlike things to diverse people. For some, it means getting back into shape. For others, it means bringing their top-level, maximum-intensity training to the brink of psychosis. Outdoor sports enthusiasts joined forces  to put up the Gorilla Boot Camp in Sitio Latasan, Barangay Labogon, Mandaue City and will…

Hunat Sugbu Run slated on June 24

All is set for this year’s edition of the Hunat Sugbu Run. Now in its eighth edition, the Cebu Parklane International Hotel’s Hunat Sugbu: Dagan Para Ni Maning is slated on June 24 at the Terraces of Ayala Center Cebu. Over 2,000 runners are anticipated to join the yearly charity run is devoted to the…

Boy Zugba comes to the Queen City of the South

From the same company that brought you Bigby’s Café & Restaurant and Missy Bon Bon,  Bigby’s Quality Food Corporation takes things to the next level here in Cebu by successfully opening a new branch of its proudly Filipino-themed grill house, Boy Zugba in the Central Bloc, Cebu IT Park. This has taking Cagayan de Oro’s…

DX3: Dirt Cross Triathlon on April 15

All roads lead to the northern town of Medellin Cebu as it will play host to the second edition of DX3 Challenge, a dirt cross triathlon event on April 15, 2018. It will start and end in Barangay Kawit.The Cornerstone Group will bring the DX3: Dirt Cross Triathlon together with local government of Medellin the…

Feel the Adrenaline Rush at Cebu Mountain Bike Adventure

Mountain biking is the sport of riding bicycles off-road, often over rough terrain, using specially designed mountain bikes. Mountain bikes share similarities with other bikes but incorporate features designed to enhance durability and performance in rough terrain. Mountain biking can generally be broken down into multiple categories: cross country, trail riding, all mountain (also referred…

Cebu V-Day Warriors Share in Global V-Day Victory

February came and went, and along with that was Cebu’s annual celebration of women empowerment and victory over violence. 2TinCans Philippines, Cebu’s premiere theater communications company, presented V-Day Cebu’s production of Eve Ensler’s award-winning play, THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES, at the Arctic Room of Waterfront Cebu City Hotel and Casino on Sunday, February 25, 2018. The…

2 TinCans Holds Musical Theatre Workshops for Summer 2018

School’s out, it’s showtime! Develop your child’s imagination and self-confidence in a summer to remember. The 2TinCans Theatre Lab, the educational and professionalization arm of homegrown production house 2TinCans Philippines, will be launching a series of Summer Musical Theatre Workshops beginning in April. Taught by theatre artists led by 2TinCans’ producing artistic director Sarah Mae…

Mactan Doc starts Expansion

Mactan Doctors Hospital, Mactan Islands’ only private hospital will soon expand. This is to address the growing local and tourist population of the island.  Mactan Doctors Hospital will undertake a three-phase expansion starting with the construction of a Medical Arts Building. After the building of a new Medical Arts building, the second phase of the…

Parentology+:Reshaping Your Child’s Future

Recently, Nestlé NANKID​​ ​brought ​Parentology+ ​to SM City Cebu on March 16 and 17, 2018. Parentology​+​recreates a home and its rooms. The space has three stations touching on topics about lifestyle, physical activity and socialization. The event​ was joined by hundreds of guests​ that support with the advocacy in helping parents take charge of their…

National Breakfast Day at McDonald’s

‪McDonald’s once again treated its customers to start their day right with a free Longgadesal as it held the much-awaited National Breakfast Day on March 19,2018 at all McDonalds Stores across the Philippines. Now on its sixth year, National Breakfast Day lets Filipinos all over the country enjoy the goodness of a McDonald’s breakfast to…

BPI Family Auto Madness drives back to Cebu

BPI Family Savings Bank (BFSB) continues to empower families in making their auto dreams happenwith the BPI Family Auto Madnessin the Queen City of the South. BPI Family brings back to Cebu the country’s top automotive brands, with great deals and more affordable auto loans. Cebu City is one of the key growth areas of…

A Day of Medical and Wellness: MAAYO MEDICAL Launches Mobile Lab Van Services

Maayo Medical Clinics, a newly opened top of the line facility offering hassle free and well-situated services with precise and warm medical attention located in a prime location in Mandaue kicked off the month with a celebration on wellness.  The facility revolutionizes the medical landscape, by providing a stress -free and efficient wellness journey to…

Keeping the “Pasos” Tradition

In keeping up with its Lenten Tradition, the Casa Gorordo Museum (CGM) held the second of its CGM Talk for the year on March 14,  a lecture on the “Pasos de Cuaresma (Lenten Pasos)” with speaker Dr. Clodoveo “Louie” Nacorda. The talk, just in time for the Lenten  Season for Christians was participated by several…

Wine-all-you-can At Dong Juan

Wine is many things to many people. It’s a passion, career, hobby, beverage, meal accompaniment, investment or simply a fun way to take away from the drudgeries of everyday life. For others it’s a place holder, allowing them to remember events and there are those to simply enjoy its hedonistic pleasures. Regardless of how you…

‘Magbuwag Ta Kay’ On  March 7

“Magbuwag Ta Kay” is finally getting an ultimate play date in cinemas nationwide. Directed by RJ Aquino and Janice Perez, “Magbuwag Ta Kay” is the so-called myriad story of social media sensation and “hugot” king Rowell Ucat, popularly known as Medyo Maldito. Produced by Heritage Productions and written by poet and singer-songwriter Therese Villarante and…

RAFI-DACF to Turn Over three Child Development Centers in Argao

The Dolores Aboitiz Children’s Fund of the Ramon Aboitiz Foundation Inc. (RAFI-DACF), in partnership with the Local Government Unit of Argao, will be turning over three Child Development Centers (previously Day Care Centers) in Barangay Malalay, Gutlang, and Sua, all in the Municipality of Argao, on February 28, 2018. The Child Development Center project initiated…

19th Cebu Franchise Expo this March 4

This year marks the 19th year of the Cebu Franchise Expo, organized by Filipino International Franchise Association (FIFA). 19 years ago, the RK Franchise Consultancy and the Filipino International Franchise Association started with organizing the Cebu Franchise Expo and this March 2 to 4 its back at SM City Cebu Tradehall. Don’t miss out on…

Get a Taste of Krispy Kreme’s Chocolate Variants

A chocolatey change comes to Krispy Kreme as it introduces three new, mouth-watering variants: Chocolate Glazed, Chocolate Glazed with Sprinkles and Double Chocolate Cake all available from January 6, 2018 up to a limited time only. On a mission to create the perfect Krispy Kreme doughnut experience for its customers, the home of world-famous doughnuts…

Southwall Magazine is Here!

In the most-awaited comeback, Southwall Magazine from Cratos Publishing has turned the page and is back this 2018. After 12 years and 5 issues, the much-loved lifestyle glossy is back to bring you the most colorful personalities and the most stylish parties, the most compelling stories and the most arresting visuals. On the eve of…

V-Day celebrates 20 years of the global fight to end gender-based violence

Cebu will be taking part in this worldwide crusade through the staging of Eve Ensler’s The Vagina Monologues. The V-Day Cebu production, presented by 2TinCans Philippines, Inc., will be on Sunday, February 25, 2018 at the Mediterranean Room, Waterfront Cebu City Hotel and Casino, Lahug. “The Vagina Monologues” brings the experiences of women (and other…

Chan Lim Visual Art Exhibit at SM Seaside

The Chinese New Year begins with a bang at SM Seaside City Cebu as the mall opens its doors for prosperity and good fortune, which the mall hopes to share. The highlight of the Year of the Earth Dog is the exhibit of 240 lanterns and more than a hundred scrolls by the Chan Lim…

Pueblo Mexicano:Mexican Food at its best

PuebloMexicano, a casual dining restaurant is located in Banilad Town Center, Cebu City. Years back, there were no restaurants in Cebu City offering Mexican food like there are today. Pueblo manager Enzo Nablehankered for the tacos and burritos he would eat on a weekly basis, growing up in Northern California. This enthused him to open…

SilkAir’s and Travel Fair 2018

On its 25th year, SilkAir marks another landmark as it kicks off the New Year with its Showcase and Travel Fair, together with Singapore Airlines, and in partnership with BPI, Ayala Malls, Globe Platinum, Singapore Tourism Board, and Changi Airport Group. This year’s theme, “Experience the Best in Travel,” underlines SIA Group’s unparalleled position as…

Ethereal Blooms in Casa Gorordo

February foretells love, and not just because of Valentine’s.In Casa Gorordo Museum, the bridal bouquet (Poranopsis paniculata) crowning the house’s azotea provides an wraithlike feel, perfect for the month of love. The museum’s bridal bouquet is probably as old as the house itself, according to Mrs. Josefa “Pepit” Gorordo-Revilles, one of the original owners, heir…

Honda Big Bike Showroom Opens its doors to Cebuanos

Honda Philippines Inc. (HPI), an innovator of cutting edge motorcycles, recently opened its Honda Big Bike Showroom to the Cebuanos in tis Flagship Shop at Salinas Drive Lahug, Cebu City last January 25, 2018. The showroom is a must-see for motorcycle enthusiasts, as a new part of the Flagship Shop which has been constructed to…

SM to stage SM to SM Run 8th Edition

For the eighth straight year, SM City Cebu will again stage one of Cebu’s sought after running events. The 8th edition of the SM2SM Run, which is expected to draw  7,000 runners, kicks off on February 18 that will start and end at the SM City-Cebu grounds. “We are committed to continue this run for…

Air Juan seaplane takes flight in the South Road Properties

Popular beach and island destinations in the Visayas will soon be just minutes away from Cebu with the opening of Air Juan seaplane flights.Island destinations like El Nido and Coron in Palawan, Gigantes in Iloilo, Panglao in Bohol, and Kalanggaman in Leyte will just  be minutes away with the opening of Air Juan seaplane flights…

Teleperformance Catches Sinulog Fever

Teleperformance, the world’s leading provider of outsourced omnichannel customer experience management services, joined the rest of Cebu in celebrating the 2018 Sinulog Festival. At this year’s Sinulog Grand Parade, Teleperformance proudly showcased its float featuring a colorful doodle artwork, which represents the creativity of the company’s nearly 40,000 employees in the Philippines. With the theme,…

Lapu-Lapu City Leads Cebu Travel Catalogue International 2018

Cebu’s biggest travel event opened last January 26, 2018 at Ayala Center Cebu with close to 90 exhibitors offering promo airfares on local and international destinations as well as fantastic deals on cruise and tour packages. The Historic Resort City of Lapu-Lapu led by its dynamic City Mayor, Paz C.Radaza did the opening salvo by…

Keeping up with the other Sinug Tradition  

Casa Gorordo Museum, in its commitment to keep traditions, held its annual “Sinug sa Casa Gorordo” last Jan. 22.  Attended by friends of the museum, media and the general public, some of the spectators already consider this as one of the religious affairs they follow each year. The sinug is held the Monday after the Sinulog mardi gras,…

Karencitta, Cebuana

Since hitting Youtube and the airwaves,Karencitta’s “Cebuana” single became a huge hit. This would definitely mean that will be hearing more Bisaya songs from her soon .The 22-year-old singer and online sensation set this in a press conference last January 12,2018  at SM Seaside City Cebu . According to her, she is working on an…