Cebu Northwinds Hotel
Travel Blogs from Cebu City
At night we had the chance to bring the family to an official Young life Club for Young Life Cebu North. Although Scott and I have been , Scott many times before, this was the kids' first experience in a Filipino Young Life Club. It was fun for me to see lots of familiar faces from when I had visited two years before. We sang songs, played games... Looked a lot like a club here in the US! The kids got to participate, as we navigated ...
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... by the scenic sights of Negros, braved the rain and mystic of Siquijor, annoyed by trike drivers in Tagbilaran and even attended mass twice in Cebu.
As that hour stretched, I watched the unfolding of street life outside my taxi like a nostalgic film. Those daily scenes looked familiar yet strangely unreal at the same time. Scenes that are now permanently part of my memories of the amazing Philippines.
... life like everybody does in town.
Touchdown Cebu! I must hurry to South Bus terminal for a 3 hour bus ride to Oslob. I was reminded by a friend that taking a taxi is a mortal sin to any backpacker. The pretty lady interns from the information area gave me directions to the terminal.
Yellow Multicab - Marina Mall -SM Cebu - 01K(jeep)- Elizabeth Mall - South Bus terminal.
Jeepneys in Cebu are coded with a combination of ...
... to give you clear, non wavy waters. Even the sea current during summer can be tricky. I had murky waters with and wavy playful waters.
I'm going to be blunt here and tell my experience as it is--not to burst anyones bubble (cause mine was) but to have you ready for what I wasn't ready for: Aside from my murky wavy almost zero visibility-video full of feet experience,
1. The lifevest I rented had come undone. LESSON: bring your ...