Southern's Queen City

Situated in the Visayas, an ever-changing group of Islands surrounded by warm tropical seas in southern Philippines. Cebu city is the largest and oldest city in the country and was the first Spanish Settlement in the 16th century and has been the centre of trade and commerce. Cebu, the queen city of the south is ready to be explored by travellers. Picture yourself strolling on the soft pristine white sand beaches with its waiving coconut palms. Feel the breeze on your skin, the warmth from the sun, and the refreshing turquoise waters underneath your feet. Cebu Island, a tropical paradise for everyone, but then without the crowds!

Cebu Beach - Travel in Asia - Xpats Travel
Cebu Beach
Cebu pier - Xpats Travel
Cebu pier
Whale shark hand feeding - Xpats Travel
Whale shark hand feeding
Cebu beach - Xpats Travel
Cebu beach

Is the premier, award-winning five star resort since its opening in October 1993 for its outstanding hospitality, spacious and well- appointed rooms and suites, 9 dining options, entertainment and CHI Spa, one of the largest spa village in Asia where you can immerse yourself with the five elements to harmonize and optimize your body’s energy. The spacious guestrooms spread over 2 separated wings, blends tropical décor with modern amenities including satellite TV, internet access,  and private pillow menu. Each room have private balcony faces the shimmering waters of the Mactan Sea and views over the tropical garden landscaped gardens.

Shangri-La offers a luxurious beach escape far away from the hustle and bustle of the city and is tucked in a lush green paradise, beautiful private beach and crystal clear coastline, the perfect ambience and setting  for a relaxing getaway.  

Shangri-La’s Mactan Resort & spa is a 15- min drive  from Mactan Cebu International Airport.
Guests can arrive via limousine transfer, taxi or car hire. The hotel also provide airport shuttle bus transfers for a minimal fee.

White Sands Resort & Spa, a cozy family owned hotel is located on the east coast of Mactan island where beaches are at their best. The resort features a delightful blend of luxurious facilities to make your stay a pleasant experience. The 50 elegant guestrooms are simply designed using wooden furnishing, to create the perfect blend for a warm and relaxing ambiance, which harmonize with the tropical setting and come with modern amenities for style and comfort. Cebu White Sand’s Resort and Spa facilities include 2 outdoor lagoon shaped swimming pools with Jacuzzis, 2 restaurants and business centre. The Resort also has a mini forest and several ponds specially designed and built to inhabit authentic Japanese Koi. Free wireless internet access in public areas are provided as well.

Cebu, the perfect starting point to explore and venture out around the area!

White Sands Resort & Spa is easily accessible via domestic flight from Manila which take you to Cebu in about 1 hour.

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Cebu/French couple/Oct holiday 2012/
A-M-A-Z-I-N-G… Thank you Julie, Please keep us updated of next holiday trips. Regards, JB