As we stepped out of Gran Tierra Suites, we jumped in a taxi and proceeded to Maribago Bluewater Beach Resort where we will be spending our last night in Cebu before departing for Manila the next day. We chose to splurge a bit on our last night’s accommodation since we saved a few pesos from the do-it-yourself city tour and 2-night accommodations. Marcelo Fernan Bridge It took us about 45 minutes to 1 hour (We can’t really recall, but it was surely more then 30 minutes) before finally arriving at

Today is our last day in Cebu City because as stated in our Day 2 blog entry we are transferring to Mactan Island where we will be spending the remaining hours before our flight back to Manila. Although we decided not join a specific tour group for the day, getting up early was still included in the plan since the check-out time was 12:00 noon, and the time allotted for the city exploration itinerary was approximately 4-5 hours only; and again just like yesterday we got up later than the

Waking up very early in the morning is really not our cup of tea but during this day we had to force ourselves out of bed in order not to miss the SuperCat bound for Tagbilaran for our Bohol Day Tour. This is where snacks come in handy. Since we woke up late, we did not have any time to eat breakfast which is why we ended up eating a few sweets and chips for breakfast, good thing drinking water is free in the hotel.   After getting ready, we

Since we needed to travel from Baguio City to Manila and then Manila to Cebu we had to take the 11:00pm (September 17,2011) Victory Liner Bus in order to arrive just in time at the airport (NAIA Terminal 3). The expected time of arrival in Manila is around 8:00am, but to our surprise it arrived 2 hours earlier which was not part of our plan. So instead of heading straight to the airport, we decided to have breakfast at Jollibee which was located a few blocks from the bus terminal

Travelling on a very tight budget can sometimes be devastating. We know this for a fact due to our first-hand experiences. And it actually found a seat during our Cebu-Bohol Escapade. The Obstacles. 1. Airfare – Getting the best deal for airplane tickets can be challenging because regular fare rates can be quite expensive (plus never forget the terminal fees: Php200/person for Domestic flights), sometimes it will consume almost 50% of your budget. Hence, it is advisable to book your tickets at least 6 months in advance in order to

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