The Queen City of the South is the oldest Spanish settlement in the Philippines offering colonial architecture and tropical island hopping with world-class beach resorts - the place to kick back
The concept of work-friendly coffee shops is a reasonably new phenom in Cebu, so you'll only find a handful of big-name chains such as Starbucks, however new boutique and modern coffee shops have popped up on almost any corner the past couple of years, and you'll be spoiled for choices.
Getting around in Cebu will be an exciting experience, you can either do as the locals do and jump on a jeepney, however, you'll want to ask where it's heading before getting on. A more common way is by Taxi, however, make sure you take a white taxi to prevent being overcharged and always insist the driver use the meter.
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The first thing you'll experience coming to Cebu will be all the fantastic street-food you'll find on any corner, selling all sorts of Philippine delicacies and even some European food. When it comes to tipping, it's not expected however giving a little gratitude, if service has been provided throughout the meal will be appreciated.