ABOUT CEBU


The Philippines’ Bestseller

Often called the “Queen City of the South” and the “Seat of Christianity in Asia”, Cebu is the Philippines’ oldest city. It leads in traditional and non-traditional exports and has the highest economic growth rate in the Philippines. It is positioned as the next investment and tourism hub in Asia-Pacific.

In 2011, Cebu was conferred as the ASEAN City of Culture owing to its rich culture and heritage. It is considered as the center of the creative industry in the country with its flourishing furniture, fashion accessories and gifts and decors sector.

Cebu is a premier tourist destination with its white-sand beaches, fantastic diving grounds, rich arts and culture, evolving commercial infrastructures matched by world-class accommodation. Conde Nast Traveler, an international magazine that specializes in luxury travel has ranked Cebu as the 8th best island destination in Asia for 2011.