Family Vacation: Tips and Tricks in Choosing the Ideal Place

 

Having a family means keeping them happy. Planning a Dream vacation for the family can be quite hectic. Different family members have different ideas on the ideal vacation, so you may need to figure out the best option to suit everyone’s needs. From the lakeside to the exotic countryside around the world, one can travel. Creating a list of all locations that you may want to visit at some point and prioritizing some of them is the best way to narrow down the best destinations for that perfect vacation. Here are a few tips on choosing the ideal place family vacation:

  • Expense Issues

The costs involved are the highest priority to be considered when choosing the ideal vacation. You need to know the amount of money you have to spend, try out a vacation that best suits your budget. Creating a budget is quite easy, try calculating the transportation costs, may it be for the vehicle expense or the plane. The next step is to divide the remaining money by the number of days you will be spending the vacation. This expense includes the amount to be spent for your sleeping needs, food, fun activities, and miscellaneous costs. Try staying on yourbudget as smaller expenses make you go over it

  • Choosing a Destination

Appropriate for Everyone Children actually are the number one priority when it comes to choosing the ideal vacation. As much as the parents would like to have their alone time, children need to be entertained first. Always ensure the hotel you will be staying at has a children’s program nearby. That means ensuring there are various fun activities to do such as the beach, sports events, or even possibly teen discos for your teenage children. Always do proper research to avoid landing in a boring and less exciting area, such as researching group tours to Italy to ensure there is something for everyone before booking the trip. Continue reading Family Vacation: Tips and Tricks in Choosing the Ideal Place

8 Nature Attractions in Cebu You Can’t Miss!

New Year, means new plans for many things like the coming summer vacation. If you think of having an Island Trip for the summer outing, Cebu, Philippines is the best destinations.

Cebu Island is one of the islands in the Philippines and is included in the Visayas Islands region. This island, which has an area of 4,943.72 square kilometers, is also famous for its attractive tourism. One of the interesting tours to visit here is nature tourism because the natural scenery is very spectacular.

With non-stop flights, the Manila to Cebu flights take about 1 hour and 30 minutes. There are many flights to this area and you can book them at Traveloka. Not only that, you can also book directly the accommodation you want while on vacation in Cebu.

The natural beauty of Cebu should be your holiday destination for those who want to get peace and away from the hustle and bustle of the city. The following are recommendations for nature tourism in Cebu that you can visit.

Natural Tourism Locations in Cebu 

  • Osmeña Peak

Osmeña Peak is a natural tourist destination located in Mantalongon, Dalaguete which is right in the middle of the island. This place has a height of 1,013 meters above sea level and is the highest peak on Cebu Island. Uniquely, this hilly area has stunning views with a group of meadow hills.

Besides that, you can also watch the beach from a distance, trekking, and climbing along the path. For those of you who like nature tourism, you certainly won’t lose visiting here, because you can see cool panoramas when you reach the top.

  • Oslob

The next best tourist attraction in Cebu is Oslob. The location is about 121.2 km from downtown Cebu. This place is one of the famous places in Cebu and is always crowded with tourists.

One of the interesting things you can do here is swim or dive with whale sharks. You have to come early in the morning around 6 to 12 noon, so you can swim or see this fish in the open sea. Continue reading 8 Nature Attractions in Cebu You Can’t Miss!

The Prince Returns and Rolls Out the Red Carpet for Guests

The Manila Prince Hotel by The Mania Hotel is delighted to officially announce its highly anticipated reopening on June 1, 2022. This heralds an exciting new chapter in the property’s history as it establishes itself as a perfect staycation place in the heart of the city.

The newly reopened Manila Prince Hotel offers guests affordable luxury with a reopening rate of only P1,999 net for an overnight stay in a Deluxe room. This royal treatment can be enjoyed by two (2) adults and two (2) kids 12 years old and below, along with set breakfast for two.

Staycation seekers, weary urban warriors, working folk, and even guests from outside Metro Manila can expect unrivaled comfort and inimitable service while enjoying the hotel’s facilities and spaces. The hotel boasts of a pool where you can take your kids to enjoy an afternoon of fun, while the rest of the day can be spent having a hearty meal at the hotel’s Marcelino Street Café, which serves a la carte dishes for now. Eventually, Manila Prince Hotel’s amazingly decorated Chinese restaurant, Dragon Court, will reopen at a later date. Continue reading The Prince Returns and Rolls Out the Red Carpet for Guests

Michael’s Hut (Michael Oyco) 5 Best Food Trips and Travels in the Philippines

Happiness is spending quality time and creating memories with family and friends over good food at a good place. Since, the government lifted the COVID-19 restrictions, let’s now have a family outing, and enjoy food trips and travels. With that, I’ll share in this post and feature 5 Best Food Trips and Travels in the Philippines by Michael Oyco of Michael’s Hut.

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Top 5 – LUYONG 

A staple comfort food in Marikina was established in the year 1950s by lovely couple Luisa Fong and Luyong. Luyong Restaurant (the Concepcion branch to be exact) continues to serve Chinese and Filipino cuisine for more than 70 years. Now it is being managed by one of their sons and can accommodate as many as 70 persons in its fully air-conditioned ground floor and function rooms and up to 160 persons in the spacious second-floor multi-purpose function hall. 

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Top 4 – Canto Bogchi Joint in Baguio  Continue reading Michael’s Hut (Michael Oyco) 5 Best Food Trips and Travels in the Philippines

Puerto Princesa: Paradise Regained The Royal Treatment at Puerto Princesa

With the safety protocols firmly enforced, Puerto Princesa is poised to again welcome tourists with open arms. In recent years, the highly urbanized city and tourist haven has been paralyzed by the Covid-19 pandemic, then pummeled by Typhoon Odette. But it is now on the road to recovery—as spectacularly as its scenic, romantic and gastronomic attractions.
“The tourism industry is the lifeblood of Puerto Princesa, along with agriculture. Almost 15,000 people directly or indirectly benefit from tourism. In varying degrees, most of the recent construction and development projects are related to tourism: hotel-building, parks, cruise-ship ports, street lights, roads and many more. Unfortunately, some of these have been on hold since the onset of the pandemic,” discloses Demetrio “Toto” Alvior Jr., the city tourism officer.
The Royal Connection

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